The stories are terrible…children mauled, adults attacked, other pets killed. Aggressive dogs make headlines across the nation and so do the efforts to control them. The problem? Quick Fix laws don’t work!
Since the 1980s, breed specific legislation (BSLs) or aggressive dog laws have been working their way across the United States and Canada. Touted by many to be the answer to vicious dog attacks, BSL initiatives are more frequently seen in state legislatures, city council meetings, and small town agendas.