Letter: Not all 'dangerous dogs' are inherently dangerous
After reading the front page article in the Feb. 17 Detroit Lakes Tribune about lawmaker wanting to ban "dangerous" dog breeds, I am amazed...amazed that the lawmaker in question, Rep. John Lesch, blindly believes that Rottweilers, pit bulls, chow chow, and Akitas are inherently dangerous breeds.
Does Mr. Lesch know that in the mid-1800, the American pit bull terrier was known as the "all-American dog" and popular as family pets?
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