2013 Dog Bite Related Fatalities


Daniel Jackson Teubner – Killed by 3 pit bulls while at babysitters – Gilbert, AZ (9/22/13)

Until today this 2013 dog bite related fatality victim was only known as “Daniel Doe.” With help from some volunteers, this little boy is no longer just another statistic. Daniel Jackson Teubner was a special needs child, one of five foster children. He was adopted by Raymond and Lillian Teubner.  They had […]


Thomas Vick – 64-years old | Bullhead City, AZ (12/29/13) DBRF #32

        DogsBite.org reports  Monday, December 30, 2013 2013 Dog Bite Fatality: High School Teacher Dies After Dog Attack, Former Mayor Seriously Injured         ClarificationsUPDATE 12/30/13: The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that five family dogs that killed Tom Vick and seriously injured his wife will be […]


Michal Nelson – 41-years old | Jarales, NM (12/13/13) DBRF #31

      ‘They were our children’: Boyfriend of woman mauled by pit bull mourns loss of girlfriend and their pet dogs    Michal Nelson, 41, attacked as she cleared ice from water bowl Son shot animal responsible after finding his mother’s body in pen By DAILY MAIL REPORTER PUBLISHED: 09:07 EST, […]


Mia Gibson – 3-months old | Columbus, OH (12/10/13) DBRF #30

                    2013 Dog Bite Fatality: Baby Dies in Columbus, Injuries Consistent with Dog Attack DogsBite.org reports  Wednesday, December 11, 2013 Autopsy Results UPDATE 12/11/13: Autopsy results confirmed that dog bites caused the death of a 3-month old girl. Franklin County Coroner Jan Gorniak […]


Jah’niyah White – 2-years old | Chicago, IL (12/7/13) DBRF #29

A painful Christmas for family of child killed by dog: ‘I can’t do anything except worry about my baby’ December 09, 2013|By Rosemary Regina Sobol | Tribune reporter Christmas is still weeks away, but family had already done their shopping for Jah’Niyah White, a South Side child described by a doting grandmother […]


Joan Kappen – 75-years old | Hot Springs Village, AR (11/21/13) DBRF #28

                                Details Released in Hot Springs Village deadly dog attack HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE, Ark. (KTHV) – Following a deadly dog attack that happened in Hot Springs Village in November, arrest warrants were issued for two […]


Levi Watson – 4-years old | Bradford, AR (11/8/13) DBRF #27 2

                      One Bite Too Many By Gail Benford Sizemore. Levi was my son. I wanted him very much. I was almost 40 years old before I could conceive him. He was my baby. He was all I had. His dad, […]


Nga Woodhead – 65-years old | Spanaway, WA (11/5/13) DBRF #26

  Spanaway woman mauled by pit bulls dies suddenly By Keith Eldridge and KOMO staff Published: Nov 6, 2013 at 1:31 PM PDT Last Updated: Nov 6, 2013 at 9:14 PM PDT SPANAWAY, Wash. – A Spanaway woman who was attacked and mauled last week by two pit bulls died Tuesday from a heart attack directly attributable […]


Katherine Atkins – 25-years old | Kernersville, NC (11/4/13) DBRF #25

                                          Woman, 25, mauled to death by her boyfriend’s two pit bulls when they turned on her as she fed them By SNEJANA FARBEROV PUBLISHED: 21:59 EST, 6 November 2013 | UPDATED: 06:11 EST, 7 […]


Terry Douglass – 56-years old | Baltimore, MD (11/1/13) DBRF #24

          Baltimore Woman Mauled To Death By Her Pit Bull Was Previously Attacked BALTIMORE (WJZ)—It’s a horrific story of man’s best friend becoming a woman’s worst nightmare. A Northeast Baltimore woman was attacked and killed by her own dog. Rochelle Ritchie reports the pit bull had attacked before but […]