Subscribe To Dog Politics

For Your Bumper

  • USA My Dog Votes™ Bumper Sticker 3.75 x 7.5

  • Canadian My Dog Votes™ Bumper Sticker 3.75 x 7.5


Terms & Conditions

    By reading, linking to, quoting, printing out, or in any way making use of the content on Dog Politics in any means, place, or forum, you agree to the following Terms & Conditions: Download DogPoliticsTerms.doc (27.5K) Thank you to InstaPundit -

Support This Blog!

April 2008

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30      

Give Them The Boot!

  • WHO WOULD YOU BOOT FROM OFFICE? My Dog Votes asked for nominations. We thought you'd like to know, so click on this map!

    Check out our Frappr!


  • Go on - take it! Use this button to awaken your inner dog activist.

Naughty or Nice?

  • Who's neen Naughty or Nice? And who'll get coal in their stockings in the next election!

Blog Feeds

Blog Roll


My Skypecasts

My Dog Votes GCast

Your email address:

Powered by FeedBlitz

Dog Politics Tag Cloud

Newsvine dog News

Good Stuff

My Dog Votes Zvents

Blog powered by Typepad

Pitbull Owners Survival Guide

« Want My Vote? Kiss My Pitbull! | Main | Vote! And Help Save Dogs & Democracy! »

November 05, 2006


D. Shields

There are many anti-BSL orgs, groups, & web sites, just as there are tons of animal rights, & animal welfare orgs, web sites. Every country world wide that already has BSL, or if it threatens has groups ready & willing to protest. Most of these groups share basic viewpoints but differ on others.

Even the straightest tree has branches, & so does anti-BSL. People will discuss other aspects of personal freedom that they feel are or are likely soon to be violated.

The right to own fire arms,& the right to drive an SUV are often posted within anti-BSL web sites. So also is the right to breed animals without any restrictions, & sometimes even a tip of the hat to '?former?' fight dog breeders.

As much as i'd like to keep solidarity alive, I can't get on side with any of the above, anymore than i can get with the "Hate 'em on page one,& save 'em on page two," attitudes of some animal welfare sites.

"I am Canadian" -& so was the brewery that had that slogan until an American brewery bought it..

Ie: We (Cdns.) don't have the right to bare arms. The U.S. came out of a revolution to gain independence, so it's understandable that the U.S. Constitution grants that right. We didn't, so we don't. And until gun crime became a big problem here,(recently) we really had no interest in who did or didn't have fire arms. Now we do, for all the good it will do anybody...

SUV's - I don't own one, so i pay more insurance cuz I'm more likely to be killed by one in an auto. collision. People that own SUV's pay more insurance cuz they are more likely to kill me. SUV's are a little like the Cold War Arms Race on a smaller scale. ('get the BIGGEST one, & kill that other family before they can kill yours.'?) Maybe don't restrict ownership, just give courses on anger management, & parking skills along with the vehicle/truck/bus.

Breeders -No, you should not be able to breed anything to everything. And i don't care if you think being human & in charge gives the right to make $$$$ from misery & sickness. Basic genetics & ethics courses all around.

Dog fighters, former or not - You are a great big steaming pile of $%&***(! I don't care what your sympathizers say you have 'Contributed to the Breed'. You belong on a gibbet in the remotest suburbs of Hell. And I hope all dogs do go to Heaven.

('Guess i'm an equal opportunity basher too.)

Dr. Patty Khuly

This is exactly the kind of site that I've been looking for! We're gearing up in Miami for a pan-veterinarian protest against some new, anti-dog Florida legislation and your blog gives me much inspiration. Thanks!

Dr. Patty Khuly
(check out my blog for issue details)

Tina Brown

After reading this I am elated to send on to all State reps in WA why they all need to clean up their acts. We are not just (1)
we are (endless)
and you bet When I found this great forum I registered and together all my dogs & I vote.


Good one! I'm sick of the 'right' and 'left' hysteria myself. It's artificial over-simplification.

It's the issues that count and I agree that municipal councils are the most important to dog owners. Talk to them and let them know you are paying attention.

Do like the right left gun-toting bonbon-eating young old man lady says and work to get out the dog vote in your area.

The comments to this entry are closed.

My Dog Votes Friends

Stop Breed Bans


2007 My Dog Votes Worldwide Candlelight Vigil

  • Lightacandlesavealife2_3
    Light A Candle, Save A Life!

    Please join the 3rd Annual My Dog Votes Worldwide Candlight Vigil Against Breed Bans on Sunday, August 19th, 2007 at 8 PM. Please stand up for responsible ownership and take a stand against breed bans and killing innocent dogs. To join - send an email with name/city/province/state/country/postal code to:

Dog Politics Widget!

  • AddThis Social Bookmark Button

  • Get this widget from Widgetbox

Political Party Pets!

Report Breed Discrimination!

Support Bloggers Rights

NEW! DP Guest Authors

  • Mahlon Goer
    Dog Politics is expanding! We'll welcome a series of Guest Authors who will share their viewpoints on, you guessed it - dogs and politics - and the legislators who just can't get enough of both!

My Dog Votes Gear!

Voter Inspiration!

Dog Politics Map

About Dog Politics

  • Dog Politics provides news, commentary and opinion on anti-dog law and policy.

    We're for dog ownership. We're for The Constitution. Period.

    HOT TIPS? Send yours to: Store

My Dog Votes Pledge Map

  • Take The My Dog Votes Pledge! Pledge To Vote & Send This To 10 Friends!

Dog Sites