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Susie Kirby (3-days) – Fresno, CA – Killed By The Family’s 2 Pit Bull/Shar Pei Mixes (6/27/16)

3-day-old baby killed by family dogs in California AP June 28, 2016, 2:01 PM FRESNO, Calif. – Police in Central California say two family dogs killed a 3-day-old baby after her mother left her on the couch and walked away for a few seconds. Fresno Police Sgt. Dan Macias tells […]


Carter Hartle (11-mo) Killed By Family Pit Bull/Shar Pei-Mix (Oneida County, New York)

Deadly pit bull attack: Breed can be risky because it won’t let go, dog warden says By Elizabeth Doran | edoran@syracuse.com – Email the author | Follow on Twitter on November 16, 2015 at 3:45 PM The 2-year-old pit bull named Diesel was in the family’s living room about 7:15 p.m. Sunday […]


Pit Bull Owners Killed Or Seriously Injured By Their Own Dogs 5

The following is a collection of news stories where pit bull owners and their immediate family members were seriously wounded or killed by their own dogs. It is common to read pit bull owners say, “it’s all how you raise them” and “it’s the owners” in comment threads after a […]


Joshua Phillip Strother – Killed by recently adopted pit bull after climbing a fence – Henderson County, NC (7/7/15) 2

A SIX YEAR OLD MOUNTAIN HOME CHILD IS DEAD AFTER BEING ATTACKED BY A PIT BULL HENDERSON COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE CONTINUING THEIR INVESTIGATION TODAY AFTER A SIX YEAR OLD CHILD WAS ATTACKED AND KILLED BY A PIT BULL DOG TUESDAY AFTERNOON. By WHKP News Director Larry Freeman 3am 7/8/15 The dead […]


Chicago, IL – Pit bull kills 5-yr-old James W. Nevils III – Neighbors hit dog with rocks to stop attack (5/25/15) 1

ABC 7 Chicago BOY MAULED TO DEATH: A pit bull killed a young boy last night in the 8900-block of S. Carpenter in Chicago’s Gresham neighborhood. Witnesses tell us they tried to rescue the boy who sources say is believed to be 5-years-old. Neighbors used rocks and other objects to […]


To Daxton’s Friends – by Linda Perry

Thank you for sharing all these true stories. Indeed, so many lives will be saved; so many lives will be changed, so many babies, children, teens and adults will be saved by hearing these stories. These are the true stories that reach into people’s hearts and helps them make changes, […]


Malaki Mildward – 7-years old – Killed By Two Family Pit Bull-mixes While Playing In His Yard 1

Page County youth dies from dog attack  – Posted on Jan 22, 2015 – by Chuck Morris (Clarinda) — Page County Sheriff Lyle Palmer reports a 7-year-old Page County boy was killed this afternoon following an attack by the family’s dog. Palmer says Page County deputies were called at 4:53 p.m to […]


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 […]


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 […]


Irresponsible Mom Of The Year Puts 4-Year Old Daughter In Between Six Pit Bulls And Their Food, Then THIS Happens – DaxtonsFriends.com 6

Daxton’s Friends for Canine Education & Awareness was formed in honor of Daxton Borchardt, who passed away on March 6, 2013 due to severe injuries sustained in a dog attack. Daxton’s Friends would like to educate the public about the importance of understanding dog breeds and how, with proper education […]