Update 21st July 2010:
A WONDERFUL UPDATE ON BRUCE! (crossposted from info posted on Rescue Helpers Unite)
We are very happy to be able to share the news that Bruce will be soon be free! He will be released to a Rescue (EGAR) in Ireland where he can live happily & legally.
“Yes, the solicitor called me yesterday at 11 a.m. to let me know the judge decided to release him to me…A LOT of work behind the scene went into this judgement and I am happy about the outcome.
I will update as it progresses.”
Update 3rd March 2010:
Bruce update-reply from north down council today; ‘A further appeal is due to be heard in the County Court on Tuesday 9 March 2010.’
Read more on DogMagazine.net: http://www.dogmagazine.net/archives/…n-ireland-dog/
Update 16th September 2009:
Bruce’s owner appealed and her case was heard at the Court of Appeal on 14th September 2009. A further hearing is to be arranged but has not yet had a date set. We will update as soon as we hear further.
People around the world have been trying to bring media attention to the case. Check out some of the wonderful Youtube video’s here – http://www.youtube.com/user/SavingBruce
P.S Check out DDAWatch’s new website for more information – http://www.ddawatch.co.uk
Update 19th August 2009:
Bruce’s story has hit the mainstream media! Read the article at the BBC News website
Posted July 2009:
HELP TO BRING BRUCE HOME
This dog is not a stray but he desperately needs our help. Once again Breed Specific Legislation rears it’s very ugly head. Incarcerated for almost 2 years simply because of his breed – this dog needs to go home!
For more information on the appeal for Bruce visit DogMagazine.net and search for ‘Bruce’
*UPDATED* Check out the template letters made by DDA Watch over at DDAwatch.webs.com
If you would like to help Bruce by appealing to the authorities, all the info you need to send out and who to send it to is written there.
More info on Bruce’s case has been posted at K9 Magazine
PETITION LINK: http://www.thepetitionsite.com/1/BRING-BRUCE-HOME-X
BEBO PAGE: http://www.bebo.com/bring-bruce-home