The Lee County Sheriff’s Office received a report about a Pit Bull roaming the streets, and neighbors were worried. Upon arrival, the dog did something that not many would’ve expected.

The locals were concerned and worried about a “vicious” Pit Bull on the loose.

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“This morning, deputies responded to an Animal call in South District. A large pit bull was running around and neighbors were worried,” the department said.

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“Upon arrival, the deputy discovered that this wonderful dog was just out looking for friends to play with.”

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“After sufficient play time and fun, deputies were able reunite the dog with his owners.”

 

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“A gate was accidentally left open and this beautiful dog was able to be taken back to his loving home.”

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Officer Ray Mcphatter shared a similar story about his encounter with a Pit Bull:

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Hopefully these stories can help with the misconceptions and unfair stereotypes out there concerning the Pit Bull breed. 🙂