Name Change, New Image for NYC's Pit Bulls NPR's Alex Chadwick talks with NPR's Mike Pesca about New York City's plan to reduce the stigma of owning so-called pit bull dogs by changing the name of the breed to the "New Yorkie."
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Name Change, New Image for NYC's Pit Bulls

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Name Change, New Image for NYC's Pit Bulls

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Name Change, New Image for NYC's Pit Bulls

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NPR's Alex Chadwick talks with NPR's Mike Pesca about New York City's plan to reduce the stigma of owning so-called pit bull dogs by changing the name of the breed to the "New Yorkie."