Mayor Thomas Menino wants Boston's pit bull muzzle rule resurrected. His comments to the Boston Herald came in the wake of a vicious pit bull attack in East Boston over the weekend. One dog was shot by police after it and another pit bull attacked a boy and killed a cat.
The state ban goes into effect Nov. 1, but Menino wants the city's muzzle requirements to stay in place.
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