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2017 US Dog Bite Related Fatalities

See also: American Pit Bull Terrier Potentially Dangerous Breeds Print Your Own Fliers Victims’ Stories Daxton’s Friends for Canine Education and Awareness believes it is important to stay informed on current affairs and issues relating to animal welfare and public safety. The following news links will feature information that may play […]


Piper Dunbar (2) – Topeka, KS – Killed By Family Friend’s 2 Pit Bulls (9/24/16)

Topeka father heartbroken after 2-year-old attacked, killed by 2 dogs By Daniela Leon – Posted: Mon 12:27 AM, Sep 26, 2016 – Updated: Mon 12:46 AM, Sep 26, 2016 TOPEKA, Kan (WIBW)— Around 8 p.m. Saturday night, 13 NEWS learned that the Topeka Police Department responded to a house located on the 800 […]


Baby Jane Doe (6-days) – College Station, TX – Killed By Breed Unknown (9/1/16)

College Station infant dies after incident with family dog By Rusty Surette – Posted: Fri 3:42 PM, Sep 23, 2016 – Updated: Fri 5:11 PM, Sep 23, 2016 COLLEGE STATION, Tex (KBTX)- College Station police have confirmed an infant died following an incident with the family’s dog. It happened in the family’s home […]


Michael Downing (83) – Jacksonville, FL – Killed By Rottweiler & 3 Mixed-Breeds While Taking Out Trash (8/19/16)

Elderly man dismembered and mauled to death in Jacksonville dog attack Neighbours find 83-year-old Michael Downing dead after attack Loulla-Mae Eleftheriou-Smith An 83-year-old man has been mauled to death by a pack of four dogs near his home in Florida. Michael Downing was killed by his neighbour’s dogs near his […]


Anthony Riggs (57) – Killed By A Rottweiler He Adopted Earlier That Day (Madison County, TN)

According to the Sheriff’s Office, the investigation determined that Anthony Riggs, 57, was killed by his newly adopted Rottweiler. The Jackson Sun | jacksonsun.com November 13, 2015 Click here to read post Facebook commenter and witness Teresa Sanchez wrote: “He wasn’t growling or showing teeth, he just bit us like […]


Betty Wood – 78-years old – Killed by her pet Rottweiler in Sulphur Springs, TX (3/12/15)

Elderly Sulphur Springs woman dies after dog mauling By Ashley Slayton – 3/13/15 SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX (KLTV) –An elderly Sulphur Springs woman was mauled to death by her pet Rottweiler on Thursday night, police say. Betty Wood, 78, was killed during the attack at her home in the 1000 block […]


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 […]


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. […]