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Police: Wyoming woman shot attacking pit bull

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Authorities say a Laramie County woman shot and wounded a pit bull that attacked her golden retriever as she was walking it.

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Manderson considers expanding dog breed ban

WORLAND, Wyo. — The town of Manderson is considering expanding its ban on the ownership of pit bull dogs to include Rottweilers and Dobermans.

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Man sentenced for threatening boy with pit bull

Man sentenced for threatening boy with pit bull

A 21-year-old man was sentenced Thursday in District Court for threatening his girlfriend's young son with a pit bull.

February 28, 2013 3:00 pm Related Loading…

Butte-Silver Bow Sheriff: Don’t use gun to stop dog fight

BUTTE - Butte-Silver Bow Sheriff John Walsh says Butte residents should find alternatives to firearms when it comes to breaking up dog fights.

August 04, 2012 11:31 amLoading…

Neighbor shoots, kills pit bull attacking his dog

A Butte resident shot and killed a neighbor’s dog Thursday after it went into his yard and attacked his dog.

July 28, 2012 6:43 amLoading…

Pit bull owner pleads no contest in Wyoming pony attack

CHEYENNE, Wyo.  - The owner of two pit bulls held responsible for killing Shetland pony in Laramie County last month has pleaded no contest to three public nuisance charges. The dogs will be euthanized.

March 30, 2012 10:47 amLoading…

Pit bulls kill pony in Wyoming

CHEYENNE -- Authorities in Laramie County say two pit bulls killed a Shetland pony.

February 15, 2012 8:53 amLoading…

Cheyenne woman hospitalized after pit bull attack

CHEYENNE — A Cheyenne woman has been hospitalized for treatment of injuries she suffered when a pit bull running loose attacked her.

December 21, 2011 4:50 pmLoading…

Pit bull case tests Havre's new vicious animal rules

HAVRE - Officials in the northern Montana city of Havre say newly strengthened procedures for enforcing laws on vicious animals are being put to the test.

December 10, 2011 12:27 pmLoading…

Pit bulls blamed for killing sheep in Riverton

CASPER, Wyo. -- Pit bulls are blamed for killing sheep in Riverton.

November 17, 2011 9:08 amLoading…

Anaconda man agrees to plead guilty in pit bull attack

ANACONDA — A 59-year-old Anaconda man has agreed to plead guilty to four charges filed after his pit bull crossbreed dogs entered another house and killed five cats.

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Dog to be euthanized after biting Butte girl

BUTTE — A Butte judge has ordered a pit bull-cross dog to be euthanized for biting a 7-year-old girl several times.

May 27, 2011 9:57 amLoading…

Girl attacked by pit bull cross in Butte

BUTTE - Butte Silver Bow Animal Services officials say a 7-year-old girl was attacked by a pit bull cross while playing in Butte.

May 23, 2011 9:14 amLoading…

Anaconda man charged after 2 dogs maul 5 cats

ANACONDA - A 59-year-old Anaconda man faces trial this fall on charges that he allowed his pit bull-cross dogs to run loose, enter another house and kill five cats.

May 18, 2011 12:16 pmLoading…
Billings parolee, his pit bull featured on 'Animal Planet'

Billings parolee, his pit bull featured on 'Animal Planet'

After decades of crime, drugs, violence and prison, Jesse Gonzalez is trying hard to stay on the straight and narrow.

November 19, 2010 12:15 am Video Photos


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Missoula man pleads guilty in pit bull attack

SUPERIOR  — A Missoula man has pleaded guilty to taking the leash off his pit bull, which then attacked a dog and a 59-year-old Milltown man at a campground.

October 15, 2010 8:04 amLoading…

3 pit bulls to be euthanized in Butte

BUTTE - A judge says three aggressive pit bulls that were involved in two separate attacks in Butte over the weekend should be euthanized.

October 08, 2010 6:15 amLoading…

Pit bull that was tasered by police put down

Police have cited a Helena woman whose dog attacked a woman at Bill Roberts Golf Course on Saturday night.

May 03, 2010 7:08 pmLoading…

Cheyenne pit bull attacks boy twice

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Owners of a pit bull in Cheyenne have surrendered their pet to the Cheyenne Animal Shelter after it attacked a 10-year-old neighbor a second time within a year.

March 30, 2010 7:35 amLoading…

Dog in attack of 6-year-old has been put down

The man cited Monday after his pit bull attacked a 6-year-old girl Sunday morning had his dog put down.

March 24, 2010 12:36 pmLoading…

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