Sack Vick, Feed a Dog: Animal Shelter

To raise awareness of pit bull plight, group will match tackles with food
By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 10, 2009 11:49 AM CDT
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – A Pennsylvania animal shelter has put a price on Michael Vick’s head—sort of. Main Line Animal Rescue ran an ad in the Washington Post promising to donate five bags of dog food to local shelters every time a Redskin sacks Vick during their Oct. 26 game. “We just need to raise public awareness and this is a good way to do that,” the group’s founder tells the Philadelphia Inquirer. (Read more Michael Vick stories.)