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The Pit Bull Life is Not for Thugs

This year has produced some wonderful books this year and for the dog lover who enjoys reading, some wonderful choices are available. One of the most recent entries is focuses on one of the most beloved, and far too often misunderstood, breeds and mixes, Pit Bulls.  The Pit Bull Life: A Dog Lover’s Companion, is a brilliantly crafted work that tackles a spectrum of issues from addressing why these dogs are often homeless to how to react and respond to media to make sure correct information is disbursed.  The authors, Deirdre Franklin and Linda Lombardi, have taken a thoughtful, well documented, approach that discusses how Pit Bulls were once viewed and the perception today.

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Tim Link Interviews Deirdre ‘Little Darling’ Franklin on Pet Life Radio

Animal advocate and author Deirdre “Little Darling” Franklin joined Tim in this episode to talk about her book, little darling’s Pinups for Pitbulls. Tim asked about how the book came about and the message it sends regarding pit bulls and those that truly know and love them. Deirdre and Tim discussed raising animal rights issues and laws and how people can get involved and provide their support. The book is chock full of beautiful pictures of pinup girls and beautiful pit bulls, all while sending a wonderful message. You’re sure to enjoy this episode!


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The Pet Insider with Warren Eckstein featuring Oscar-nominated actress, Linda Blair and Deirdre Franklin

The Misunderstood Pit Bull – Ep 13

Oscar-Nominated actress & Founder of the “Linda Blair WorldHeart Foundation” Linda Blair, joins Warren to discuss Pit Bulls and how the press gives them a bad reputation. You’ll also hear President & CEO of “Pinups for Pitbulls” Deirdre Franklin, share the true story of these amazing dogs.