Ed Thomason, vice president of the American Staffordshire Terrier Club of America, said the change in law is "a great win."
"Within the American Staffordshire Terrier Club
, we are very excited to have won Ohio back," Mr. Thomason
"We have a lot of members in Ohio who I'm sure are breathing a sigh of relief tonight.
Today, we can celebrate."
One problem with breed specific legislation is that many dogs are mislabeled as "pit bulls" when they are actually some other breed with similar physical characteristics, Mr. Thomason
"Breed specific legislation doesn't work for any kind of dog laws," he