IPittytheBull

IPittytheBull is an organization that promotes responsible pet ownership. Aside from educating people on things such as BSL and debunking negative “pit bull” stereotypes we also rely on our vast network of people to help you become a better leader for your dog regardless of the breed. We promote pet adoption but we truly believe the best way to save a dog is to keep yours. Our mission is to Educate, Advocate and Never Discriminate.

IPittytheBull: Introducing Kasey and Her Pack

I’ve been following Kasey and her pack (@88kncorbett) for a few years and I’ve always been fascinated with the way she got her pack to take pictures, especially her cat, Mia! I reached out to her to see if she would share her story on her pack and she...

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IPittytheBull: Adopting Fletcher

As most of you know by now, I’ve become a foster failure for the 3rdtime. After almost a year of being a resident of Priceless Pets, he’s found his home with me and my pack. Being away with him for 5 days put me in a very emotional state and when I came back I...

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Fostering a 150lb Human-Selective Dog

About 3 months ago, Rescuing Philly Phoundation asked me to foster a St. Bernard named Sully. He was rescued off death row at the last minute and while he got along great with any and all dogs, it was humans he was selective about. You see, Sully had bitten...

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IPittytheBull: The Dogs I Won’t Foster

By John Flores   Now that I have almost two years of fostering experience under my belt I’ve come to realize that I don’t want to foster the “perfect dog”. There is no room here for that kind of dog in my house. You know, the pretty one who doesn’t ba...

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IPittytheBull: A Letter to Betty’s Old Family

Dear Betty’s previous family,   Maybe you don’t recognize the name but I know you recognize the face. If you’re wondering if this is your Bessie, the answer is yes. The only thing is she’s now our Betty. I’m not here to judge you. I don’t know ...

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3 Reasons to Think Twice About Owning a Pig

Last year, Snack Pak was featured in an article named, “10 Reasons Your Pup Wants You to Add a Pig to Your Pack”. While it was pleasant surprises to see him in there, it also made me think about how much work Snack Pak really is. So today, I’m going to give yo...

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Tale of A Senior Dog

“How may I help you?’ “I’m here to see A173123.” The lady behind the counter types it in and I can see a look of confusion on her face. “What was the number again?” the lady asked. I replied, “A1731323.” She retypes it, again with the sa...

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What is IPittytheBull?

When I started, “iPittytheBull”, it was only supposed to be a blog about my dogs and my journey through animal rescue. The idea came about through a good friend of mine and I also felt like I was flooding my social media feed with nothing but dog posts and jus...

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It All Started with a Pit Bull…

Growing up, I always had a dog in the house. While I always loved dogs, I never really had time for one. It wasn’t until, September 30th, 2011, when I hit my head and was “gifted” my 6th concussion that I realized I had been making time for all the wrong thing...

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