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Pit Bulls and Parolees

Airs Friday 9ET

Watch the clip: The team heads to a desolate part of town to rescue an abandoned pup.  But Matt learns he needs to be proceed with caution.

PIT BULLS AND PAROLEES follows Tia Maria Torres, renowned pit bull trainer and founder and owner of Villalobos Rescue Center - the largest pit bull rescue and rehabilitation facility in the U.S. Together with her staff of ex-convicts - the guys no one else will hire - fiery drama and unexpected joy results as Torres battles to give both man and man's best friend a second chance, while trying to reposition public perception toward pit bulls.

PIT BULLS AND PAROLEES follows the turbulent drama and bittersweet moments as ex-convicts and ill-reputed dogs come together to strengthen one another. Sharing the same dominant traits of a pit bull - determination, agility, strength and energy - Torres has the power to make a positive change for the prison community and the dog world.