NC Girl Attacked by Pit Bull

NC Girl Attacked by Pit Bull

A 12-year-old girl from North Carolina is recovering after a scary run in with a neighborhood pit bull on the loose. Reports show that the girl was heading home from school and had just gotten off of her school bus when a neighbor’s pit bull ran in for the attack. Even in her own yard, [&helli...

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DC Woman Killed by Pet Pit Bull

A 55-year-old Washington, DC woman is dead after being mauled by her pet pit bull, Kaine. Reports show that the woman’s husband stepped out for just 15 minutes, and upon return, he’d found that the dog had killed his wife. He says the woman and the dog were close, and that the animal may...

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New Law Requires Shelters to Disclose Dog Bite History

New Law Requires Shelters to Disclose Dog Bite History

  A new Virginia law seeks to inform new pet owners about their adoptive animals’ history of violence. Senate Bill 571, which passed in July, will require animal shelters, rescues and other adoption agencies to disclose any knowledge they might have of a pet’s violent past. The law ...

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Here’s Why Summer is the Season of Dog Bites

Here’s Why Summer is the Season of Dog Bites

Summer is a season of celebration. There are graduations, holidays and parties to attend, not to mention the carefree attitude of everyone once the temperature gets above 80 degrees. Unfortunately, though, summer is also the season of dog bites. Dog bites and attacks increase every summer like clock...

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GA Infant Killed by Family German Shepherd

GA Infant Killed by Family German Shepherd

A Georgia family is mourning the loss of their infant after a brutal dog attack in their home. Police responded to a 911 call about the attack earlier this month in Forest Park, Georgia. They arrived to find a five-month-old baby girl dead from injuries sustained in a dog attack. The family says the...

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