Police dog bite sparks outrage as 13-year-old WA boy Jayden Abraham suffers severe injuries

Police dog bite sparks outrage as 13-year-old WA boy Jayden Abraham suffers severe injuries

A family is demanding answers after a 13-year-old boy was bitten by a police dog in Perth’s east on Sunday night. Key points: Jayden Abraham suffered face, arm and neck injuries and is in hospital His family say he was handcuffed and restrained when the dog attacked Police are defending the use of the dog but … Read more

Dog attacks in NSW blamed on irresponsible breeders, COVID-19 lockdown

Dog attacks in NSW blamed on irresponsible breeders, COVID-19 lockdown

More than 1,000 dog attacks were reported across New South Wales in three months, with the high figure attributed to the COVID-19 pandemic and irresponsible breeders. Key points: There were 1,150 dog attacks reported across NSW between April and June Blacktown local governman area had the highest number of attacks with 81 A dog behaviourist says COVID-19 lockdowns … Read more

Cowra dog attack: Dad of two-year-old Jyedon Pollard fatally mauled by dogs released from prison

Cowra dog attack: Dad of two-year-old Jyedon Pollard fatally mauled by dogs released from prison

The father of a two-year-old boy who died after being mauled by dogs at a NSW motel has been released on bail after he was reportedly placed on suicide watch following the devastating news. Jyedon Pollard suffered serious facial and neck injuries when he was savaged by the pets at the Country Gardens Motor Inn … Read more

Dog quarantined after attacking campaigning St. Catharines councillor

Dog quarantined after attacking campaigning St. Catharines councillor

A dog is in quarantine and an investigation underway after St. Catharines city Coun. Joe Kushner was mauled while campaigning in Western Hill. Kushner was left with bites on his legs and a suspected torn rotator cuff after he was attacked Sunday while going door to door with his adult daughters in the Strada Boulevard … Read more

Postal worker who died in dog attack loved her church group, gardening & Gators football

Postal worker who died in dog attack loved her church group, gardening & Gators football

PUTNAM COUNTY, Fla. – Family and loved ones on Thursday said their final goodbyes to Pamela Rock, the mail carrier who died from injuries after she was attacked by dogs while on her route in rural Putnam County. According to data from the United States Postal Service, more than 5,400 postal employees were attacked by … Read more

Man, Mother Attacked By Their Own Dog In Kensington: Police – CBS Philly

Man, Mother Attacked By Their Own Dog In Kensington: Police – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A man and his mother were rushed to the hospital after being attacked by their own dog in Kensington. The vicious attack happened at a home on East Tioga Street. Police say just after 3 a.m. Monday, a man who lives at the home got into a heated argument with his ex-girlfriend … Read more

Calgary bylaw officers charge two dog owners in relation to fatal dog attack – Calgary

Calgary bylaw officers charge two dog owners in relation to fatal dog attack – Calgary

Calgary bylaw officers are charging two dog owners in relation to the fatal dog attack that killed 86-year-old Betty Ann Williams in June. According to a statement on Wednesday morning, the dog owners were charged under the city’s Responsible Pet Ownership Bylaw. Community peace officers have also seized the three dogs involved in the attack. The … Read more

Sydney woman awarded $225k payout after being attacked by Rottweiler

Sydney woman awarded 5k payout after being attacked by Rottweiler

A woman has been awarded $225,000 after she was badly injured when a Rottweiler mauled her dog on a Sydney street after escaping from a nearby home. Key points: Ms Yin suffered severe puncture wounds to her left hand and a lacerated index finger Her small dog suffered “extensive” biting injuries all over its body … Read more