Monthly Archives: April 2015


Atlanta – Pit bull type dogs jump 8-foot fence to attack woman – Stopped by pressure washer (4/28/15)

Woman hospitalized after dog attack WSB-TV Atlanta – 4/28/15 ATLANTA — A local woman is in the hospital after two dogs attacked her. The dogs’ owners told Channel 2’s Carl Willis they jumped an 8-foot fence to get to her. He says he was forced to use a pressure washer […]


Lancaster, OH – 7-year-old, Cole Robinson, attacked by family pit bull unprovoked (4/27/15)

Boy in fair condition after dog attack Spencer Roush, sroush@lancastereaglegazette.com5:07 p.m. EDT April 27, 2015 LANCASTER – A 7-year-old boy was flown to Nationwide Children’s Hospital after he was viciously bitten in the face by a dog Sunday night, according to Lancaster police. “He’s a strong little boy, and he’s […]


Macksburg, OH – 4-year-old girl gets 70 stitches after pit bull type dog attack (4/25/15) 5

Dog bites girl, 70 stitches needed April 25, 2015 – By Jackie Runion – The Marietta Times (jrunion@mariettatimes.com) , Marietta Times A 4-year-old Macksburg girl was in stable condition Friday after suffering lacerations and puncture wounds from a dog bite Thursday evening. Washington County Dog Warden Kelly McGilton and emergency personnel […]


Ingham County, MI – Teen bitten – Pit bulls do not display typical aggression signs (4/24/15)

Pit Bull Put Down After Biting Teenager By wlnsjordannejaskiw – Published: April 24, 2015, 6:29 pm INGHAM COUNTY, MI (WLNS)  – A Pit Bull has been humanely euthanized according to the Ingham County Animal Control and Shelter after he bit a teenager. The Lansing Police Department responded to the call at […]


Pasco, FL – Deputy shoots charging Rottweiler at owner’s request (4/23/15)

Pasco deputy shoots charging rottweiler, kills dog at owner’s request Posted: Apr 23, 2015 1:42 PM CDT – By WFLA.com web staff The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday released a disturbing bodycam video that recorded a sheriff’s deputy as he shot a charging rottweiler, then shot the dog again at the […]


Springdale, PA – Pit bull mauls neighbor’s Pomeranian (4/25/15)

Owner Expects To Face Charges After Pit Bull Mauls Neighbor’s Pomeranian CBS Pittsburgh – 4/25/15  SPRINGDALE (KDKA) — A Springdale Township dog owner whose pit bull mauled a neighbor’s pet says he expects to face charges. James Puorro says he owns six put bulls, and two bull dogs. On Thursday night, […]


LaPorte, IN – 10-year-old, Hunter Scott, attacked by a pit bull for the 2nd time in less than a year

10-year-old bitten for second time by pit bull By Stan Maddux Tribune Correspondent – 4/25/15 LAPORTE — For the second time in less than a year a Rolling Prairie Elementary School student is recovering from a serious injury after being bitten by a pit bull in his LaPorte neighborhood. The […]


Sunrise Beach, MO – Pit bull owner, James Woods, facing municipal charges after death of neighbor’s dog (4/24/15)

Sunrise Police Chief Shoots Pit Bull After Dogs, Jogger Are Attacked Posted: Friday, April 24, 2015 2:14 pm | Updated: 3:50 pm, Fri Apr 24, 2015. – by Janet Dabbs & LakeExpo.com Staff SUNRISE BEACH, Mo. — The Sunrise Beach Police Chief fatally shot an attacking pit bull last month, and […]


Deltona, FL – Lorenzo Smith shoots pit bull to save Nigel Bailey from attack (4/23/15)

Deltona man shoots pit bull to stop attack on neighbor, 82 By Patricio G. Balona – patricio.balona@news-jrnl.com – Published: Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 5:34 p.m. DELTONA — Nigel Bailey always believed that stories about pit bulls attacking people or other animals without provocation were exaggerated. Not any more. According to a Volusia County […]


Lincoln-Lancaster, NE – 11-year-old Rylie Kidwiler attacked by a pit bull – needed more than 100 stitches (4/23/15)

Girl needs more than 100 stitches after pit bull bite April 23, 2015 7:00 am  •  By JONATHAN EDWARDS | LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR A dog tore open an 11-year-old girl’s face Saturday, doing enough damage that she needed hours of surgery and more than 100 stitches. Blue, a 3-year-old pit […]