Animal Welfare Department staffer Tamara Sprunk is teaching Domino to go for a treat and then return during a session for pit bulls at the city’s Lomas shelter. The dogs are given special training in order to become “ambassadors” for their breed. (Greg Sorber/Albuquerque Journal)

Animal Welfare Department staffer Tamara Sprunk is teaching Domino to go for a treat and then return during a session for pit bulls at the city’s Lomas shelter. The dogs are given special training in order to become “ambassadors” for their breed. (Greg Sorber/Albuquerque Journal)

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