Nick Santino was an actor who appeared on lots of soaps and other television shows that film in New York. He also had a pit bull for nine years who he considered his best friend. The building in New York where Mr. Santino lived banned pit bulls from the building. Although Mr. Santino's pit bull was grandfathered in, his neighbors gave him a hard time about it everyday and he says that he was harassed about his beloved Rocco. After a lot of discussion with his vet, Mr. Santino put down his dog and and just a few days later Nick killed himself because he felt like he had let down his best friend. That is a man who truly loved his dog.