In this article by the ASPCA they share what breed specific legislation is, what breeds are affected, and what some outcomes are because of this law.
Maddison Armer has always been very close to her dog Nellie. Nellie is a shar-pei and a Staffordshire bull terrier she looks like a pitbull. And because of BSL was taken away from her family.
This article shares some major consequences of Breed Specific legislation like what some problems are for the dogs and owners. One of their points is dogs go into hiding to avoid detection while dogs that don't risk being taken from their families.
"Ban the breed, stop the deed." Is the opening cover of this article by LANDOFTHEBANNED. They share their opinions on why BSL is a good thing and why it should stay in place. They say that most of dog bites are pitbull and rottweiler induced.
Malibu is a pitbull who's life and her Mom Christine Smith. Are affected by BSL. Smith noticed people crossing the steet to avoid them. As if Malibu was going to attack. Smith started putting bandanas on Malibu to make her look more approachable. She noticed an immediate difference in people's attitudes towards them.