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Pit Bulls and Parolees

Tia Torres and a crew of paroled felons care for abused and abandoned pit bulls and other dogs. 

Cast:
Tia Torres

Crew:
Rasha Drachkovitch (Executive Producer), Lisa Lucas (Executive Producer)

5/7/15
10:00 AM
"Saving Each Other"  Heart-breaking plea is made by veteran to help be reunited with his dogs; overwhelmed shelter needs Tia's help; former volunteer returns.  (Repeat) APL
5/7/15
11:00 AM
"A Clash of Wills"  Tia and Perry race to save a pit bull tied up and abandoned in a vacant lot; returning adopter, searching for a new family member is surprised by Tia; Earl's son is treated to a lesson in hard work.  (Repeat) APL
5/11/15
10:00 AM
"Hero's Journey"  Adopter comes to VRC hoping to fill the void in her heart after her dog passes away; Louise and Matt rescue a hit-and-run dog; the dog Tia brings with her when she appears on "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" gets sick.  (Repeat) APL
5/11/15
11:00 AM
"From Darkness to Dawn"  Tia takes a new rescue to the vet and receives heart-wrenching news; community rallies to raise funds for Earl's surgery; Mariah must conquer her greatest fear when an adopter with an unique challenge arrives.  (Repeat) APL
5/12/15
10:00 AM
"Taming the Beast"  Single dad hopes to find pit bull companion for himself and his son to fill gap left by painful break-up; Mariah and Toney rescue puppy that needs surgery to walk.  (Repeat) APL
5/12/15
11:00 AM
"Long Road Home"  Hurricane Katrina survivor finally, after ten years, has a chance at getting a forever home; Louise and Matt find much more than the loose pit bull they were looking for.  (Repeat) APL
5/13/15
10:00 AM
"Why We Go On"  Local shelter fights Tia over the fate of a scared and violent pit bull; local couple hopes to find friend for the family dog; after long recovery, dog rescued from near death has chance at forever home in Boston.  (Repeat) APL
5/13/15
11:00 AM
"Blind Hope"  Sugar cares for blind pit bull, ravaged by other dogs; Pittsburgh couple falls in love with Baker Red; Earl cares for pup when homeless owner goes to rehab.  (Repeat) APL
5/14/15
10:00 AM
"Second Chance Ranch"  Tia Torres works to rescue and rehabilitate pit bulls at the Villalobos Rescue Center with the help of her family and a team of parolees.  (Repeat) APL
5/14/15
11:00 AM
"Redemption"  A cast of Renaissance fair pirates look to adopt a pit bull; Tia's husband faces a bail hearing.  (Repeat) APL
Pit Bulls and Parolees

Premise
``Pit Bulls and Parolees'' follows the work of Tia Torres, a renowned trainer of pit bull terriers and a founder of the Villalobos Rescue Center. The rehabilitation and placement center houses hundreds of abused and abandoned dogs of all breeds, and the center has a crew of paroled felons who help Torres and her daughters Tania and Mariah care for the animals. It is a chance at redemption for both man and man's best friend.

Current cast
Tia Torres

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.