Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 20 of 22
  1. #1

    chain and lock...wtf? bit of a rant

    ok,
    so I have seen tons of people with american bullies putting chains with locks around their dogs neck...

    really? is it supposed to make them stronger or something? and on a PUPPY?!
    how much damage can that cause to their shoulder and elbow joints?




    sorry, but I saw a video with a bully with a chain and lock on the PBC facebook page, and I've seen people walking around like that. what is the point? it looks pretty trashy

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Lake Charles, LA
    Posts
    1,371
    Walking around is stupid, but if Chevelle was tied out I would lock her, too. Lots of people steal pit bulls.

  3. Uhh duh it looks bad $#@!! Lol

    Sent from my DROIDX using Tapatalk

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Mesa, Arizona
    Posts
    1,410
    Images
    6
    I can see doing it to prevent theft but other than that its just silly and i feel bad for the dog! Gotta be heavy!

  5. #5
    oh no, it wasn't locked to the chain. it was walking around carrying it on its neck

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Lake Charles, LA
    Posts
    1,371
    Quote Originally Posted by hotelcali2202 View Post
    oh no, it wasn't locked to the chain. it was walking around carrying it on its neck
    ....wow.

  7. #7
    It's the bomb, fe-fi-fo-shizzle-yo !!! ... or visual ignorance IMHO

  8. It's right up there with the idiots that put the prong collars inside-out so the prongs stick out. Just stupid!

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Alabama
    Posts
    4,702
    Images
    4
    It's because they're idiots.

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Harmony, California
    Posts
    3,790
    Images
    9
    I think it looks stupid...but then many think the same of Slayer's spiked collar..so I try to let it slide...its not MY dog or MY business.

  11. #11
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Lake Charles, LA
    Posts
    1,371
    I went through a gothic stage in high school where I wore a lock around MY neck...

  12. #12
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Alabama
    Posts
    4,702
    Images
    4
    Quote Originally Posted by SlayerGirl View Post
    I think it looks stupid...but then many think the same of Slayer's spiked collar..so I try to let it slide...its not MY dog or MY business.
    Slayer's spiked collar won't damage her neck.

  13. #13
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Harmony, California
    Posts
    3,790
    Images
    9
    Quote Originally Posted by cliffdog View Post
    Slayer's spiked collar won't damage her neck.
    True that, Id never do a thing to hurt her. :) If its a heavy chain+lock and it could hurt the dog, that is not right.

  14. #14
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Alabama
    Posts
    4,702
    Images
    4
    Even if it's not that heavy, imagine a chain rubbing back and forth on your neck, weighing down, as opposed to a collar. Big difference.

  15. #15
    Quote Originally Posted by BarbaraClark View Post
    I went through a gothic stage in high school where I wore a lock around MY neck...


    Me too!

    I'm HIGHLY amused by the idiots who put the prong collars on inside out... Friggin morons.

  16. My neighbors have a few dogs in their back yards chained that way. I feel bad for them but when one of them broke part of their fence down to try to get to Madison I was damn happy they at least had them chained. They were adorable but they would have destroyed Madison had they been loose and to her credit she didn't even try to fight. She just hid behind me and shook. So what do ya'll usually do in situations like these? Try to ignore it? Talk to the neighbors?

  17. You can talk to them if you think they would be listening or hearing you out.. But in some cases talking to them would just makes the situation worst..

  18. I think in my area people are just extremely under educated about dogs in general. A lot of the kids come running up wanting to look at them when I walk them all asking if my shepherd is a K9 and if my husky is a wolf but none of them will come near enough to pet them even though they are extremely child friendly. They don't even understand keeping dogs in the house. I always get asked if I just keep them inside to protect my stuff. I think maybe if I manage to make it obvious I'm not trying to be condescending and if they really do love their dogs (which I bet they do they're taken care of and well fed and what not) maybe they can get a better collar that isn't going to destroy their necks... And I don't know how it is with pit bulls but with huskies if they're tied up (or at least the ones my family has always had) they should have harnesses on them because they will pull and lunge until their throats collapse.

  19. #19
    Quote Originally Posted by cliffdog View Post
    It's because they're idiots.
    Pretty much sums it up.

  20. #20
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Alabama
    Posts
    4,702
    Images
    4
    Quote Originally Posted by ChocolateMadison View Post
    My neighbors have a few dogs in their back yards chained that way. I feel bad for them but when one of them broke part of their fence down to try to get to Madison I was damn happy they at least had them chained. They were adorable but they would have destroyed Madison had they been loose and to her credit she didn't even try to fight. She just hid behind me and shook. So what do ya'll usually do in situations like these? Try to ignore it? Talk to the neighbors?
    Talk to them. Tell them how chains around the neck are uncomfortable and unhealthy for the dogs and recommend them a good collar like Stillwater Kennel Supply or the 2" nylon Tractor Supply collars.

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Who needs a bike lock when Li Li
    By ohmidog! in forum Dog Blogs
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 05-09-2012, 06:11 AM
  2. lock jaw
    By blueeyedpitbull in forum Introductions
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 12-16-2010, 11:14 AM
  3. choke chain and snake chain
    By Kingpitbull in forum Products & Equipment
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 10-16-2010, 03:35 AM
  4. Lock Down
    By Madeleinemom in forum General Dog Discussions
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 09-12-2010, 10:13 PM
  5. Do you lock your kennels?
    By Alan in forum General Dog Discussions
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-26-2007, 09:51 AM

Visitors found this page by searching for:

american bulldog chain collars

chain and padlock dog collar

chains with lock for dogs

padlock on pitbull

pitbull chains

chain with lock around Pitbull neck

neck chains and pit bulls

pitbull lock chain weight

pitbull lock chain

pitbull weighted chain collarbest chain and padlock collaramerican bulldog chain collarlocked chain padlock collar is it safe to have a padlock around ya dogs neckpitbull chain lock collarare padlock chains good for pitbullsneck locked chainheavy collar with lock pitbullpit bulls have padlock on collarchain collar for american bulldogpitbull chain and lockspitbull chain weighted collarswhy do people put chain and lock as collar for potbulllock on pitbulls collarputbill lock chainsWhy do people put locks on pit bull chainspitbull padlock chaincan i lock my dog to a chain locklocking pitbull collarsweight padlock on pitbullspitbull locked collarchain and lock for pit bull neckwhy do people put chains and locks on pitbulls chain collars for pitbulls and bulldogswhy do people put locks on pit bulls neck

Bookmarks