Almost 5,000 dogs suspected of being banned breeds have been seized by police in England and Wales over the past three years.
The RSPCA wants the Dangerous Dogs Act to be changed so dogs are banned on the basis of behaviour not breed.
The government said the ban on certain breeds was “crucial”, but said any dog can become dangerous with bad owners.

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