Articles tagged with: PitBullDebate

16 January 2014

Dog trainer weighs in on Medford's dangerous dog proposal

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

MEDFORD, Ore. -- Medford Police said Pit bulls have killed eight animals in the last three years and that they're the choice of dog for Medford drug dealers. It's the topic that's getting a lot of ...

16 January 2014

Citizens Discuss Dog Ban At City Council Meeting

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Mayor Gary Wheeler said a breed-specific ban is not on the table. But the council gave the green light to a Police Advisory Committee to create restrictions for dangerous do ...

16 January 2014

Medford City Council meets to discuss pit bulls

Posted in Local

 The discussion over pit bulls continues after emails flood the City of Medford's inbox. The Medford City Council will take up the issue at City Hall today. Talks are expected to resume at noon.  ...

10 January 2014

Woman lost dog in attack; Weighs in on Pit bull debate

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

MEDFORD, Ore. -- Nada Stahmer remembers how a beautiful day in Ashland turned horrific when a leashed Pit bull lunged and killed her Chihuahua, Oreo. "As I was lifting him up this Pit bull came out ...

10 January 2014

Dog owners barking up a storm about potential ban

Posted in Local, Politics

Comments made by the Medford Police Department Thursday sparked outrage across the community. Tyler Woodard is one of many who feels the department is discriminating against the breed. He's had his ...

09 January 2014

Medford City Council Discusses Possible Pit Bull Ban

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Politics

The Medford Police Department came before the city council Thursday asking for more restrictions on "dangerous dogs." But some say dogs are not the problem, it's the owner's who need regulations. Me ...