Lee Carrol of Marion County, Indiana, was sentenced to 2 years in jail because his pit bull attacked a neighbor, requiring that part of her leg be amputated. (Click here to read the article.)

These dogs cause often severe problems for their owners as well as their children and neighbors. A large segment of society is completely fed up with dangerous dogs and irresponsible dog owners. I have had so many calls about these subjects that I created the Model Dangerous Dog Law and Model Irresponsible Dog Owner Law.

Something that can kill your daughter and maim your neighbor and land you in jail is hardly "man's best friend."