Pit bulls often get a bad rap. They are such controversial pets that entire cities are trying to ban them all together. Thankfully, this misunderstood breed has some star power in their corner. Here are 19 celebs showing that pitties deserve just as much love as the others.
Jessicahas a beloved pit named Tina. For a while she used to share weekly updates with the hashtag #TuesdaysWithTina, she hasn't posted an update with her since 2015 on Instagram. Can we sign a petition or something to bring it back?
Jon Stewart is well-known as being a huge canine supporter. He has two rescued pit bulls of his own, and The Daily Show was known as a dog friendly workplace. Many employees brought their dogs to work.
The Walking Dead star has a beautiful pit bull who he likes to hang out with when he's not fighting zombies. Reedus even tried to convince producers to give his character a dog, but thankfully they said no because we don't think we could handle anything happening to him even on the show.
She is a huge advocate for pit bulls. Cuoco posts frequently about her three rescue pitties: Loretta, Norm and Shirley. She even made a video for Angel City Pit Bulls talking about her own experience with the breed.
Her pups Griffin and Penny are both pit rescues. Sadly, she lost her third pit, Patch earlier this year. She adopted Griffin from a litter of eight puppies who were scheduled to be euthanized, but were saved thanks to Wags and Walks.
TheFootloose actor is a spokesman and pit bull ambassador. Him and his wife, fellow actress Kyra Sedgewick, are active in trying to break down harmful stereotypes. One look at their pit, Lily, and it's pretty easy to do.