From kicking ass to kicking down stigmas, actor Jon Bernthal of AMC’s ‘The Walking Dead’ is using his platform to advocate for pit bulls. Through social media posts and video PSA’s, the longtime animal activist shows off the sweet and lovable side of these dogs with the help of his own pets. The newest addition to his furry family is a rescued pit he calls Lil Bam Bam Bernthal, who he adopted in 2017.
His goals are to show a softer side of pit bull’s, encourage people to adopt them, and fight abuse against them
The actor has partnered with The Humane Society of The United States for anti- animal cruelty campaigns PSA’s
After he knocked a drunk man out cold for grabbing at his dog ‘Boss’ and following the pair down the beach