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Emma had been saved from a Georgia shelter that would have put her down. She’d been circulating through the foster-care system for nine months, unable to find a permanent home. Potential adopters had been turned off by her “scary” appearance and pit-bull background. But we connected instantly.
Emma was meant to be my dog.

— Douglas Sonders, Founder

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»Emma and I Get To Meet Cesar Millan and Junior In Support Of Not A Bully

DATE POSTED : September 18, 2013

Thank you to Cesar Millan and Junior for visiting Emma & me & being part of my Not A Bully campaign & involving us in your new Pitbull TV special! A proud career & life moment today.. . . READ MORE

»Read The Washingtonian Article Where It All Started

DATE POSTED : December 5, 2012

You can read the original article on the Washingtonian Magazine website where this whole movement started. CLICK HERE to see it or just read below. Inspired by Emma: Adopting a Pit Bull After losing my purebred. . . READ MORE

22%of all shelterseuthanize pit bulls regardless of their disposition. Learn more!