Thursday, November 18, 2010
Ida Grove, IA - Earlier this week, 79-year old Shirley Lou Bird of Ida Grove was found dead in her home. An autopsy was conducted by the State Medical Examiner on Tuesday in Ankeny. Bird’s body had several bite marks including a deep wound on her arm. Ida County Sheriff's officials believe the victim was bitten by her German shepherd several times and subsequently died from blood loss. Her death has been ruled accidental and the dog has been euthanized.
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| 12/12/2010 9:17 AM |
This dog was reportedly so aggressive that Shirley Bird's family asked her to put down the dog. If a dog bites its owner it probably is a good idea to replace the animal. This story is a micrcosm of Americans IRRATIONAL refusal to have courage and insight to get rid of bad dogs.