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Pit Bulls That Mauled 4-Year-Old Boy Euthanized

Two dogs that killed a 4-year-old boy over the weekend have been euthanized.

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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.


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

Diesel the one-year-old pit bull was reportedly shot and dumped by a neighbor. (Source: CBS4)

Man Allegedly Shoots & Leaves Neighbor’s Dog For Dead

A Dania Beach family is left stunned and saddened after their neighbor fatally shot and dumped their family pet.



4-Year-Old Out Of Hospital After Pit Bull Attack

A 4-year-old boy is out of the hospital after animal services investigators said he was attacked by a pit bull Thursday night.

CBS Miami–11/08/2013


Dade Commission Votes To Stiffen Penalties For “Trunking”

In a unanimous vote, the Miami-Dade Commission voted to stiffen penalties for a form of dog fighting known as ‘trunking’.


Pit Bull Dog (Source: AP)

Dog Bites 13-Month-Old Child

A child is recovering at Memorial Regional Hospital after a pit bull attacked it Wednesday according to the Broward County Sheriff’s Office.


A pit bull owner showed up at the Broward Commission as they prepared to take up a proposal which would ban the breed in the county.  (Source: CBS4/Ted Scouten)

Packed House For Broward Pit Bull Ban Debate

It was a packed house as Broward Commissioners discussed a measure which would ban pit bulls in the county.



Miami Gardens Mail Carrier Attacked By Two Dogs

A mail carrier is recovering in the hospital after being attacked by two dogs.


A pit bull puppy was stabbed when two men fought over money owed. (CBS4)

Davie Pit Bull Stabbed In Dispute Over Money

A pit bull was stabbed and a man suffered dog bite wounds after police dsay a dispute over money turned violent.