Pit Bulls and Parolees

  • 2009
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

A series following the goings-on at the Villalobos Rescue Center for dogs, founded by pit-bull trainer Tia Maria Torres, whose aim is to combine pit-bull rescue with a work program for parolees.

Where to Watch

Available to Stream

Next on TV

Latest NewsSee all »

Tia Torres

Exclusive: Animal Planet Renews Pit Bulls & Parolees; Watch Tia's Video Message!

Get ready for even more heartbreaking rescues and emotional dog adoptions, because animal Planet has renewed Pit Bulls & Paroleesfor a seventh season, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively. "Because of you, our fans and supporters, we're able to help s… Read more

Latest Full EpisodesSee all »

Longing for Home Season 8, Episode 10 Jan 28, 2017 $1.99

Newlyweds from New Jersey come looking for a new family member. Tia rescues an injured stray that the community has been trying to help. And, with his family back home in Virginia, longtime parolee Sui faces a tough decision.

Longing for Home Season 8, Episode 9 Jan 28, 2017 $2.99

Newlyweds from New Jersey come looking for a new family member. Tia rescues an injured stray that the community has been trying to help. And, with his family back home in Virginia, longtime parolee Sui faces a tough decision.

Going the Distance Season 8, Episode 8 Jan 21, 2017 $2.99

After his adopter passes away, Tania heads to California to pick up a former VRC dog. A couple from Arkansas struggle to make a decision about which dog to adopt. And, after being rescued, a badly injured puppy is discovered to be a missing pet.

Pushing Forward Season 8, Episode 6 Jan 7, 2017 $1.99

Tia attempts to rescue a stray, but her leg injury holds her back. New parolee Mike struggles to balance working and being a parent. And, a family comes to Villalobos hoping to adopt a dog for their daughter, but finding a good match proves a challenge.

Video ClipsSee all »

Pit Bulls & Parolees Season 9
For more than 20 years, Tia Torres has dedicated her life to running Villalobos Rescue Center, the largest pit bull rescue center in the U.S. Torres o (more…)
Pit Bulls & Parolees Season 9
For more than 20 years, Tia Torres has dedicated her life to running Villalobos Rescue Center, the largest pit bull rescue center in the U.S. Torres o (more…)
Pit Bulls & Parolees Season 7
Man and man's best friend continue down the hard road to redemption in the seventh season of PIT BULLS & PAROLEES. Tia Torres has dedicated the past t (more…)
Pitbulls and Parolees Season 3
Pitbulls and Parolees Season 3

Watch See all »

Tue Jul 25 12:00pm
Battle Scars(Season 5, Episode 12) ANIMAL

A dog reportedly hit by a car turns out to have wounds that appear to be from a fight, but this new addition to the kennel has Tia hoping a police officer will be the next to adopt. Meanwhile, another storm creates a new flooding problem at Villalobos.

I’ll Watch87 Watching
Tue Jul 25 1:00pm
Flood Watch(Season 5, Episode 6) ANIMAL

A puppy is stuck in a pipe near a river and needs to be rescued; Tania and Perry try to boost a shy puppy's confidence when someone may be interested in adopting it.

I’ll Watch56 Watching
Wed Jul 26 12:00pm
Can't Give Up(Season 5, Episode 9) ANIMAL

Tia goes to Michigan with Mariah to check out the home of a potential adopter, but the trip takes a wild turn when they're asked find a dog that's been living on the street for two years. Back in New Orleans, Armando helps a dog with a skin illness that wa (more…)

I’ll Watch57 Watching

More NewsSee all »

Pit Bulls and Parolees
The 9 Best Animal Shows on TV

America has gone doggone crazy for animal videos. But there's no need to search the internet for fun…

Martin Sheen
Animal Planet Orders First Scripted Special Starring Martin Sheen

Animal Planet is venturing into scripted programming with its first ever film starring Martin Sheen,…

Tia Torres
Exclusive: Animal Planet Unleashes Pit Bulls & Parolees for a Sixth Season

Great news, Pit Bulls & Parolees fans: The Villalobos crew is coming back for a sixth season, TVGuid…

Tia Torres, Pit Bulls and Parolees
Animal Planet's Pit Bulls and Parolees Returns With More Dire Rescue Cases Than Ever

Two years after settling down in New Orleans, Tia Torres and her Pit Bulls and Parolees crew are bus…

Tia Torres
Exclusive: Animal Planet Renews Pit Bulls and Parolees for Fifth Season

Animal Planet has renewed Pit Bulls and Parolees for a fifth season, TVGuide.com has learned exclusi…

Tia Torres
Tia Torres Gives People and Pups Second Chances on Animal Planet's Pit Bulls and Parolees

For many people, both pit bulls and parolees are to be feared. For Tia Maria Torres, they're what ke…

Cast & Details See all »

  • Premiered: October 30, 2009
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A series following the goings-on at the Villalobos Rescue Center for dogs, founded by pit-bull trainer Tia Maria Torres, whose aim is to combine pit-bull rescue with a work program for parolees. (more)

Show More »