Dog Attack

A woman cries after a dog was confiscated by Broward County Animal Control Saturday. Neighbors say the dog attacked a child and woman in the 1800 block of Southwest 43rd Avenue near Fort Lauderdale. (Source: Adam Sacasa, Sun-Sentinel)

Fort Lauderdale Mother, Son In Hospital After Dog Attack

Blood covered the driveway of a family’s home near Fort Lauderdale after witnesses said a dog attacked a mother and son.

03/28/2015

Charlotte Wonjah (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Woman Accused Of Beating Child, Killing One-Month-Old Puppy

Police arrested a woman they said abused her son and killed a bulldog puppy.

01/01/2015

(Courtesy: Miami-Dade Animal Services)

Police, Animal Services Investigating Deadly Dog Attack

Police are trying to determine if criminal charges should be filed after a four-year old boy was mauled to death by dogs in a southwest Miami-Dade yard.

08/14/2014

July 24, 2014: Officials said a BSO deputy shot and killed a dog.  (Source: CBS4)

BSO: Dog Shot And Killed By Deputy

A Broward Sheriff’s Office deputy shot and killed a dog that was reportedly attempting to attack him and another person Thursday morning, said officials.

07/24/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Man Claims Dogs Broke Through Window & Killed His Dog

Ply-wood covers a shattered glass window at David Colvill’s Miramar home. It sounds hard to believe but he said two neighborhood dogs broke through the window Monday morning.

07/23/2014

Babette, a female Pit Bull mix, waits to be adopted at the Louisiana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) in New Orleans, 10 August 2006.  Most of the animals rescued after Hurricane Katrina flooded New Orleans have found their way to new homes across the country, but the city?s only animal shelter which operates out of an old coffee warehouse without air conditioning or drainage is still full of pets awaiting adoption.  AFP PHOTO / Robyn BECK  (Source: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Florida Boy Dies After Being Mauled By Two Pit Bulls

A 4-year-old boy in the Tampa Bay area has died after being mauled by his uncle’s two pit bulls, authorities said Sunday.

07/20/2014

Pit Bull Dog (Source: AP)

South Florida Man Hospitalized After Pit Bull Attack

A South Florida man continues his recovery from a vicious pit bull attack as the two dogs who attacked him were euthanized.

CBS Miami–06/13/2014

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S.Fla. Child Attacked By Pit bull Speaks Out About It

The 4- year old boy attacked and bitten by a pit bull is speaking about the terrifying ordeal. Axel Donado is doing remarkable, but the experience was painful and scary for somebody so young.

CBS4–11/09/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Man Kills Pit Bull To Thwart Attack

A sixty-eight-year-old Hialeah man says he was forced to stab a Pit Bull mix who was attacking him and his cat inside his home because, “I could have been killed if I didn’t do it.”

CBS4–05/21/2013

This 11-year-old dog-bite victim is recovering after facial reconstruction surgery.

11-Year-Old Dog Bite Victim Gets Reconstructive Surgery

A Royal Palm Beach girl is making significant progress at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital after she had part of her face bitten off while sleeping at a friend’s house.

CBS4–07/06/2012

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