Here is a list of resources to learn about pibbles, the issues that the pibble faces in society today, and how you can help them.
- Bullies in Need A non-profit dog rescue in Ontario, Canada
- Hamilton Humane A chapter of the Humane Society in Hamilton, Ontario who are a rescue group and more
- Animal Angel Rescue Foundation AARF has saved the lives of many pibbles by moving them out of BSL areas such as Ontario
- Animal Farm Foundation To secure equal treatment and opportunity for “pit bull” dogs.
- Bad Rap More than a rescue group, we provide information, training, owner support, disaster relief services and animal welfare program models to help dogs everywhere
- The Real Pit Bull Education * Advocacy * Rescue for the American Pit Bull Terrier
- Our Pack To mission is to promote compassion and kindness toward pit bulls.
- Pit Bull Rescue Central The PBRC website is a virtual shelter and resource
- Stubby Dog Rediscover the pit bull.
Breed Specific Legislation
- BSL in Ontario
- Should BSL be lifted in Ontario? an article in the Toronto Star which covers the huge debate in Ontario right now
- Banning pibbles in Toronto did not reduce dog bites an article from Global News
- Educating owners works; banning a breed does not
- A Closer Look at BSL from the ASPCA
- BSL FAQS from the National Canine Research Council
- BSL: What Side Are You On? from the AFF Blog
- Education, Advocacy, Action: How Iowa is Defeating BSL from the AFF Blog
- Unique and Uniform: The #1 Myth that Fuels Canine Discrimination from the AFF Blog
Special Needs Pits
- Old Friends Senior Dog Sanctuary Good info on being a Senior dog sanctuary and senior dogs
- Dog Bites By the Numbers: Infographic
- Safe Kids/Safe Dogs Project
- Bite Prevention Awareness
- Disaster Preparedness/Evacuation Plan
- ASPCA Disaster Preparedness App
- 24/7 Animal Poison Control Center 855-764-7661, $49 per incident fee applies
- (PDF) New, Accurate Study on Dog Bite Related Fatalies 2000-09 Published by JAVMA
- Current Studies Show Dog Bites are Decreasing from the National Canine Research Council
- Dogmantics Progressive Reinforcement Training
- Victoria Stilwell Changing Dogs Lives Positively
- Pet Proofing Your Home A guide to keeping your pet safe
- Fox, Michael W. The Healing Touch. New York: Newmarket Press, 1981 [Dr. Fox has now published two separate books, The Healing Touch for Cats, and The Healing Touch for Dogs]
- Fritz, Sandy. Fundamentals of Therapeutic Massage. St. Louis: Mosby, 2004.
- Hourdebaigt, Jean-Pierre. Canine Massage, A Complete Reference Manual. Wenatchee: Dogwise Publishing, 2004.
- Kamen, Daniel. The Well-Adjusted Dog. Cambridge: Brookline Books, 1996.
- Schwartz, Cheryl. Four Paws, Five Directions. Berkeley: Celestial Arts Publishing, 1996.
- Snow, Amy and Zidonis, Nancy. The Well-Connected Dog. Larkspur: Tallgrass Publishers, 1999. *New Edition published 2011 called AcuDog
- Tellington-Jones, Linda. The Tellington TTouch. New York: Penguin Group, 1993.
- Whalen-Shaw, Patricia. Canine Massage, The Workbook. Circleville: Integrated Touch Therapy, 2004.