Thursday, October 29, 2009
Oak Hills, CA - A woman nine months pregnant was attacked by her own pit bull, breaking her arm and prompting her to be airlifted to a trauma center, according to officials. Rescue personnel arrived at the home in the 7300 block of Braceo Street near Ranchero Road, found the victim bleeding profusely and said she appeared to be going into shock. The 20-year-old was airlifted to Loma Linda University Medical Center, said a spokeswoman for the Victor Valley station.
San Bernardino County Animal Control officers took custody of the woman's pit bull.
09/10/09: The Pit Bull Bite: Pet Pit Bull Bites Off Owner's Hand
08/12/09: 2009 Fatality: Leesburg Man, 20, Killed by His Two Pit Bulls...
05/11/09: Animal Agency, PSPCA, Distorts History of 25-Year Old Pit Bull Problem
03/17/09: 10 Shots Stop Pit Bull Attack on Pregnant Woman and Officer
03/15/09: Pregnant Woman Attacked by Pet Pit Bull at Own Baby Shower
Labels: Pit Bull Attacks Owner
| 10/30/2009 1:21 AM |
Gotta wonder how many people she told that her pit bull would only "lick people to death."
The dog was probably hitting 1.5 to 2 years old (aka maturity), whereby leaving the "cute" pit bull puppy stage behind. Beyond 1.5 years, they tend to bite, hold and shake like mad (aka fractured arm!).