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  • Police say a pit bull fatally attacked a 4-year-old girl who was watching television in a southern Louisiana apartment.
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  • Authorities have identified the 13-year-old boy who was killed when a 115-pound bull mastiff dog attacked him and another youth.
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  • Authorities say a 3-month-old Ohio girl is dead after she was bitten by the family's dogs.
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  • Police are weighing whether to charge or cite anyone involved in a West Philadelphia dog attack.
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  • Authorities say a 12-year-old is recovering after he was attacked by a dog while trick-or-treating in northern New Jersey.
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  • A 6-year-old San Francisco Bay area boy died after he was attacked by a relative's dog, authorities said Tuesday.
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  • Police shot and killed a dog Wednesday night in the Mantua section of Philadelphia.
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  • Police in coastal Georgia say a toddler has died after being attacked by seven dogs.
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  • Dog bites Wilmington Police officer
  • The dog that bit a Wilmington Police officer was captured last night and turned over to Kent County SPCA for quarantine.
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  • Dog bites Wilmington Police officer
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  • Wisconsin authorities say a homeowner who accused an 18-year-old man of theft bound the teen by the ankles, hung him upside-down and commanded a pit bull attack him while the teen's father watched.
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  • A 9-year-old boy was attacked and dragged by a pit bull in North Philadelphia Saturday afternoon.
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  • A Philadelphia police officer was attacked by a Rottweiler, which led to a fellow officer shooting and killing the dog.
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  • Officer shoots pit bull
  • Police shot and injured a pit bull terrier Friday morning after it threatened a group of adults and children in North Philadelphia.
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  • New Castle County police are investigating a pit bull attack.
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  • A 74-year-old Delware woman remains hospitalized after being mauled by her daughter's pit bull.
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  • Police say Speck the Chihuahua was attacked by a pit bull on a beach in Brigantine, New Jersey on September 4, 2011.
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  • A Chihuahua has died after being attacked by a pit bull at a beach in Atlantic County, according to the dog's owner.
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  • Speck's owner, Erica Irwin, sent Action News photos of her dog.
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  • Animal welfare officials are looking for the person who left a dog to die in North Philadelphia, last week.
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  • A runaway dog darted into an Arizona apartment and found a cool place to hide - the bottom of the refrigerator.
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  • An off-duty officer shot and killed a neighbor dog that fatally attacked his dog, according to officials.
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  • Martha Stewart
  • Martha Stewart isn't likely to whisper sweet nothings into her dozing dog's ear anytime again soon.
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  • A woman underwent surgery after being attacked by a friend's dog in Point Breeze.
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  • Animals and Oddities
  • A Northern California woman says her Chihuahua died protecting her children from two pit bulls that got into her apartment.
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  • Police say they are still looking for the owner of a dog involved in a weekend attack on a nine-year-old boy.
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  • Pit bull attack
  • New Castle County Police and the Delaware SPCA are currently investigating a canine attack in the community of Oakmont.
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  • A 10-year-old boy was mauled by two pit bulls and the attack almost cost him his arm.
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  • A family is in mourning after a confrontation between a mother and daughter went tragically wrong.
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  • Authorities say a pack of escaped dogs mauled three young siblings in California.
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  • A woman has been taken to the hospital after being attacked by her own dog.
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  • An animal control officer is recovring after being attacked by two pit bulls in Willingboro, New Jersey.
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  • A man from Plymouth Meeting, Pa. is facing a number of charges after his dog allegedly attacked a five-year-old girl.
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