stand up for pits

I'm publishing this letter I received from an amazing woman named Jackie because of how deeply it inspired and moved me. Jackie
While I understand people are coming from a good place, and it's our species' nature to find answers and to use cliches as
On June 3rd, the Stand Up For Pits Foundation will be giving $10,000.00 worth of grants in ANGEL'S name to ten nonprofit rescues.
I will miss your helicopter tail that never stopped wagging, your fake sneezes, you sitting on my head and your yelling foot stomping demand for chicken treats. I will miss watching you take in the morning sun and you bounding towards people you loved seeing.
Dogs and kids are both innocent, helpless, vulnerable and rely solely on us for absolutely everything. They love, trust, whine, have needs and should be treated with love and respect. Sadly, both are victimized daily by our species.
I don't do this to make friends, for approval or a pat on the back. You don't like dogs? I don't care. I do this to save dogs, and if this notion is unfathomable or difficult to understand, then I suggest you take a good long look at yourself in the mirror.
Rebecca Corry hopes a new tip line will help land more animal abusers behind bars.
Flickr photo by Love-A-Bull, Inc. Just be careful if you see a pit bull in a kissing booth, especially a rescue, or else
The plans are still very much in their incubation stage. But what Corry has in mind, so far, is -- kissing booth aside -- "to