Seven communities in Colorado have pit bull bans, including Denver. The bans have been challenged in court over the years but have remained in effect to this day.
Here are the seven communities, according to Dogsbite.org, that bans the breed:
Advocates for the breed argue that pit bulls are not inherently dangerous. They argue the dogs are often victims of irresponsible owners. However, some point to the breed’s lineage and history as a reason why the bans are in place.