Monthly Archives: July 2014

Non Profits Urge CDC to Resume Collecting and Quantifying Richer Data Set About Human Dog Bite Fatalities

“We live and die in public health based on how good our data is,” – CDC Director, Dr. Thomas Frieden Joint Summary Statement On February 4, I wrote a letter to my representative, Congressman Paul Ryan. I wanted to know why the CDC had stopped tracking dog bite fatality information […]

7/21/14 – Washington County, WI – Dennis Williams saves his neighbor from 3 attacking pit bulls

Neighbor saves man being attacked by three dogs By Katie Crowther. CREATED Jul 21, 2014 WASHINGTON COUNTY – A man was severely injured in a gruesome dog attack in Washington County.  It was a stranger who jumped in to help save his life. The victim was walking his dog when three Pit […]

7/21/14 – Racine, WI – Police shoot two pit bulls, one dead

Police shoot two dogs, one dead Journal Times staff RACINE – Police shot two dogs and killed one of them after the dogs reportedly charged officers Sunday morning, according to the Racine Police Department. Officers were dispatched to 17th Street and Connolly Avenue around 9:30 a.m. Sunday for a report […]

7/19/14 – Four year old Logan Shepard mauled to death by pit bulls

Boy mauled to death by two pit bulls Tammie Fields, WTSP6:35 a.m. EDT July 20, 2014 4-year-old mauled to death by two pit bulls Riverview, Florida – The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a case where a young boy died after being attacked by two pit bulls. The sheriff’s […]

This Family Took Photos Of Their Dog’s Last Day On Earth…

Most dog lovers will eventually make this tough decision. This family’s tribute to their beloved pet is beautiful, happy, and sad all rolled into one. “When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you […]


GRASSHOLES ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE FENCE July 16, 2014 · by bocraw   Below is an actual letter mailed to my next door neighbor. Images have been added; the text is verbatim.  Dear Jay, My good friends have advised me not to fight small battles with petty people. This letter will […]

The Cincinnati Vortex – Zainabou Drame – attacked by two pit bulls while playing in a neighbor’s yard

Thursday, July 17, 2014 The Cincinnati Vortex     On June 4th, 6-year old Zainabou Drame was attacked by two pit bulls while playing in a neighbor’s yard. In the six weeks since the attack pit bulls and Breed Specific Legislation have resurfaced as contentious issues in the news and in Council […]

Toddler mauled by pit bull in Commerce City

Dog dies after being caught by animal control Team 9:02 PM, Jul 13, 2014 7:59 AM, Jul 14, 2014 COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – A toddler was bitten and seriously injured after he was mauled by a pit bull Sunday evening. The incident happened at approximately 7:30 p.m., in Commerce […]