Watch: XL Bully owners gather to campaign over stigma of muzzles that make them look more scary

One said people cross the road to avoid them when they wouldn't before - watch video below.

People are more afraid of XL Bullies after compulsory muzzles came in, the organiser of a walk near Sheffield said.

Sixteen of the legally-restricted dogs were taken around Rother Valley Country Park near Sheffield to show just how good natured they are - even with a cage clamped over their face. It was organised by Olivia Walker who decried the “horrible ban that has happened to our babies.”

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