2014 Dog Bite Related Fatalities


Edward L. Cahill – 40-years old – Portage, IN (12/25/14) DBRF #42

Dog that killed owner in Portage euthanized; no autopsy planned By Amy Lavalley Special to the Tribune December 29, 2014 8:32PM PORTAGE — A pit bull involved in a fatal mauling of its owner on Christmas Day was euthanized the day after the attack, according to Portage Animal Control. And […]


Rita Ross Woodward – 64-years old – Corpus Christi, TX (12/15/14) DBRF #41

Texas woman dies after foster dogs attack her CNN – Wednesday, December 17, 2014 – 11:51am CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS (KIII) — A Texas woman died after she was attacked by dogs she was fostering at her home in Corpus Christi. Animal control officers removed several dogs from the home of Rita […]


Christopher Camejo – 2-years old – Crystal River, FL (12/6/14) DBRF #40

2-year-old boy killed by dogs Tammie Fields, WTSP – 12:16 p.m. EST December 7, 2014 CRYSTAL RIVER, FLA. — A sign posted on the fence of a home down a dirt road in Crystal River reads, “BEWARE of Dog.” Saturday around 4:20 p.m. the warning became a reality after Citrus County […]


Bobbie Cheveallier – 85-years old – Grant Parish, LA (12/1/14) DBRF #39

Pollock woman critical after mauling by stray dogs By Melissa Gregory | mgregory@thetowntalk.com | (318) 792-18075:46 p.m. CST November 29, 2014   Bobbie Cheveallier was attacked Wednesday afternoon by two or three stray dogs after she took some trash to burn outside at her home on La. Highway 8, just […]


Jose Robles – 62-years old – Madison, NC (11/24/14) DBRF #38

15 dogs seized; possible connection to death investigation in Rockingham County POSTED 5:10 PM, DECEMBER 4, 2014, BY CARTER COYLE MADISON, N.C. — The Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office seized 15 dogs to investigate whether they are connected to a 62-year-old man’s death. Jose Cruz-Cazares Robles was first reported missing by his […]


Jayla Rodriguez – 8-years old – Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, SD (11/18/14) DBRF #37

Oglala Mother Renews Call For Tough Dog Law After Death November 20, 2014, 6:06 PM by Ben Dunsmoor OGLALA, SD – The tragic news that an eight-year-old girl was killed by a pack of dogs on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation Tuesday has one mother renewing her effort to protect children […]


Stella Antanaitis – 91-years old – Stratford, CT (11/18/14) DBRF #36

  91-Year-Old Woman Attacked By Dog Dies NBC Connecticut – Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 • Updated at 1:08 PM EST A 91-year-old woman who was mauled by her own dog in Stamford died this morning, according to officials from Bridgeport Hospital. Police said the woman suffered serious arm injuries when the […]


Deanne Coando – 40-years old – Riverton, Wind River Indian Reservation, WY (11/12/14) DBRF #35 1

2014 Dog Bite Fatality: Woman Killed by Pack of Dogs on Wind River Indian Reservation DogsBite.org reports Coroner Confirms Death Riverton, WY – Fremont County Chief Deputy Coroner, Mark Stratmoen confirmed in a statement Monday that a 40-year-old woman was killed by a pack of dogs last week. Preliminary autopsy […]


Alemeaner Dial – 83-years old – Robeson County, NC (10/31/14) DBRF #34

Elderly Woman Dies After Being Attacked by Dogs By: TWC News Staff – Updated 10/31/2014 10:57 AM   ROBESON COUNTY, N.C. — An 83-year-old Robeson County woman died after being attack by a pack of pit bulls. Alemeaner Dial was attacked by two adult dogs and two puppies on Saturday.The dogs belonged […]


Logan Thomas Meyer – 7-years old – Iron Ridge, WI (10/24/14) DBRF #33

Seven-year-old boy dies after being attacked, severely bitten by Rottweiler POSTED 11:06 AM, OCTOBER 27, 2014, BY DERICA WILLIAMS, UPDATED AT 05:57PM, OCTOBER 27, 2014 DODGE CO. (WITI) — Dodge County officials have identified a seven-year-old boy who was severely bitten by a dog — and later died from his injuries. […]