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Ohio Lawmaker Says Pit Bulls Aren't All Vicious

By jim Published: March 25, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A lawmaker wants to remove the state-mandated label of "vicious dog" from pit bulls.

Rep. Barbara Sears, R-Sylvania, has introduced a bill that would no longer define pit bulls as a vicious breed, 10TV's Kevin Landers reported.

"All we're saying it that a pit bull by its very nature is not a vicious dog," Sears said.

Sears' bill is welcomed by Lisa Dudley, who runs a rescue group for the breed.

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