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Blogger PutMeInCharge41Day  |  2/08/2016 3:41 PM  |  Flag  
There is a conversation on this Facebook page which is alarming. Who knows if it is true, but one person has alleged that she washed the baby off before the police got there and another said she had tried to commit suicide while she was pregnant.

https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=1077476082284361&id=397812250250751

Blogger PutMeInCharge41Day  |  2/08/2016 3:44 PM  |  Flag  
Her Facebook page has reappeared.

Blogger Colleen Lynn  |  2/08/2016 4:57 PM  |  Flag  
Oh my goodness - it is SO bad.

OpenID truthbirdtoo  |  2/08/2016 5:04 PM  |  Flag  
What a hoot! The ASPCA gives recommendations for introducing babies to dogs that not even a middle class family can afford. This young mother had far less! People are starting to say too that the hospital should not have allowed her to take the baby home -- environment way too unstable. This is just AWFUL! Everything about this is just terrible. (http://www.wfmj.com/story/31168665/aspca-offers-tips-for-introducing-babies-to-dogs)

Blogger PutMeInCharge41Day  |  2/08/2016 5:07 PM  |  Flag  
I still have her facebook page open and am reading it. Just shocking.

She says " he was trying to see the baby but I pushed him away, bu he was happy and wagging his tail around him" "and was guarding him from everyone to protect him too"

Guarding a baby is NOT appropriate behavior for any dog in any household.

Blogger Colleen Lynn  |  2/08/2016 5:22 PM  |  Flag  
This was posted to the GoFundMe 5 minutes ago: "Just watched you on the news. Your baby just died. Not a tear in your eye. Your a piece of shit. Hope you are charged with this. Why the hell did you have a baby you couldn't even afford a crib or a car seat. If I know what funeral home I'll take money to them won't give you a penny."

Blogger PutMeInCharge41Day  |  2/08/2016 5:31 PM  |  Flag  
She is definitely at odds with some in her family.

She posted the following on her Facebook- I added the asterisks to the F words

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Kristy Grim
23 hrs ·
You find out who you're true family is at times like this. Sometimes "real" family isn't real. Especially when you have ignorant botched like my niece Britanny. Going through a really tough time now and she's gonna say were sick and should all be punished for the babies death. F** her."


Kristy Grim
Yesterday at 3:55pm ·
So apparently my half "brother" Truman said it's my fault the baby died and I should have never been allowed to bring the baby home. He can go to he'll. I don't need this right now. F*** him. No longer family.

Kristy Grim
19 hrs ·
Whoever reported me to the police for Making suicidal videos is an asshole. I never posted such a thing thank you. I was scared as fuck thinking they were.gonna take me away. People lying and causing when I'm dealing with this tragedy.
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Delorese Grim
Delorese Grim Wow
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Kristy Grim
Kristy Grim I wish I knew who it was but I have a feeling it was a family member
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Blogger Your Quiet Neighbor  |  2/08/2016 7:29 PM  |  Flag  
This gal doesn't sound like Youngstown's mother of the year.

OpenID truthbirdtoo  |  2/08/2016 7:51 PM  |  Flag  
Scary:
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1011577308914970&set=p.1011577308914970&type=3&theater

Blogger Colleen Lynn  |  2/08/2016 8:04 PM  |  Flag  
Someone screenshot the car seat:
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https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10153311316171373&set=p.10153311316171373&type=3&theater

Blogger Melissa Delaney  |  2/08/2016 8:07 PM  |  Flag  
Dogs are a product of their environment. She obviously doesn't have the cognitive ability to know better than to put a baby in a laundry basket, so one can assume that she isn't capable of properly training one dog let alone five.

OpenID joelande  |  2/08/2016 8:23 PM  |  Flag  
Houses packed with dogs, possibly breeding them, possibly picking them up freestyle from animal control that just offloads them to anyone

We see this scenario over and over, whether it is breeders, private households, or No Kill hoarders or "sanctuaries."

There need to be ground rules for this.

There needs to be breeder licensing, there need to be rules for having large numbers of dogs, there needs to be social worker visits, there needs to be some civilization to all this.

I am also disturbed by comment "at least it wasn't a pit bull." What a completely strange comment for her to make. It makes me wonder what it was.

Blogger Dayna Hamilton  |  2/08/2016 8:45 PM  |  Flag  
She had put the baby in a laundry basket to sleep. Then I scroll down and see two pics of dogs in laundry baskets. She put the baby in one of the dog's beds! Some dogs are possessive of things like that. I don't know if these dogs have any pit in them or not. What a screwed up situation all around.

Blogger Colleen Lynn  |  2/08/2016 8:56 PM  |  Flag  
You are exactly correct. She put the baby in one of the dog's beds. The entire situation is surreal. That and a 5 dog household with a newborn. We do not know what police will do. Apparently, the mother has a long track record of making mistakes.

Blogger Melissa Delaney  |  2/08/2016 9:12 PM  |  Flag  
The dog is a shepherd mix, could be mixed with anything. I saw all the photos of the dog in the laundry baskets and immediately thought the dog must have been confused and territorial towards the baby, which is the mother's fault. I do not know in what universe one would think it is ok to put a baby in the same basket a dog usually sleeps in. Lack of common sense is the problem.

Blogger Katrina Wolfe  |  2/08/2016 9:56 PM  |  Flag  
The baby's injuries were all to his face...its apparent that the dog tried to move him.
Mother just gave birth,arrived home the night prior. Anyone knows how this is with a new born. Excitement,overwhelmed and sleep deprived...results in not using good judgment. Plus, not enough introduction time to the family pets.
Its a unfathomable, horrific accident and no doubt mom is in a zombie/shock mode.
None of us would want to be in her place right now.

Blogger Your Quiet Neighbor  |  2/09/2016 7:28 AM  |  Flag  
Dogs are also a product of their breedings.

Blogger Your Quiet Neighbor  |  2/09/2016 7:30 AM  |  Flag  
People have to come first. It is high time that we stopped catering to the dog industry.

Blogger Heather Myers  |  2/09/2016 12:23 PM  |  Flag  
This baby was my nephew. I talked to Krissy about stuff while she was pregnant she was always complaining that she didn't have food and was hungry. He mother wanted her out and didn't want the baby to be there that night. The father wanted to take the baby and she wouldn't let him. He was worried about the household and the dogs. He knew of one that was vicious. She told me in a message that the baby was in the dogs bed. I'm so angry and upset by this. They should have never let that baby come home with her. I don't even know if she was prepared to be able to feed him at home. I'm just sick and too far away to have done anything about it.

Blogger Colleen Lynn  |  2/09/2016 12:45 PM  |  Flag  
My heart aches for you Heather. I am so sorry for everyone involved. You can always contact my nonprofit for additional help (http://www.dogsbite.org/dogsbite-contact.php)

OpenID joelande  |  2/09/2016 2:19 PM  |  Flag  
Heather, she mentioned that the dog responsible for this was her brother's dog.

Why did she have so many dogs in this household? Where did they come from?

I am sorry for your family's loss.

Blogger DonnellyLassie  |  2/09/2016 4:20 PM  |  Flag  
This is a tragic story. An innocent new born here and gone within a matter of hours. A young naive incompetent mother making a series of mistakes, struggling for food let alone a place to stay the night with her hours old infant. A grandmother who wanted her daughter and grandchild out of her house, and who didn't think or care to protect the baby either? And finally a dog, a pet, one of five, as a culprit. Tho... there are many culprits in this sad sad story. I hope the girl is being given some professional counseling before this story gets even worse.

Blogger DonnellyLassie  |  2/09/2016 4:40 PM  |  Flag  
To the admin, owner, creator, of this site... I came here to see what was so misleading about this site (per pit bull advocates description). I find no bias, no junk statistics, etc. If anything, it is perhaps one of the most informative and thorough sites I've come across. Once again I am baffled by their adamant denial of fact and science, coupled with a complete lack of logic and reasoning. Not to mention empathy, which often seems feigned if present at all. This is a whole new sub-set of our culture I didn't previously know existed.

Great site, champion on...

Blogger Bailey  |  2/09/2016 7:19 PM  |  Flag  
This story truly sickens me. This baby got only 3 days in this world. And to be taken out in such and painful way is extremely heartbreaking. Not to mention that this death, like SO MANY others was completely preventable. Now I know the mother was going through tough times and whatnot, but I cannot excuse her negligence. How in the hell do you put your baby in a laundry basket, that your dogs use as beds no less, and leave him alone while you go sleep on the couch? In a house with 5 freaking dogs. That is completely unacceptable. If anything, this woman should be charged with negligence at the very least.

I've seen reports saying that the killer dog in question crushed the baby's skull. At first that screamed pit to me, but honestly at 3 days old, any large breed dog could have done this. I'm in no way suggesting it wasn't a pit or similar breed, though. Heck, to me, any "mixed breed" dog that kills someone is a pit unless proven otherwise. The fact that they still haven't said anything with regards to the breed makes me even believe even more that the dog had some bully breed DNA blood.

This is a tragic situation all the way around. I'll be praying for this baby's family.

Blogger Colleen Lynn  |  2/09/2016 7:49 PM  |  Flag  
Bailey, in the most recent update by WFMJ, they do name the breed and show photos. It was one of the golden/brown dogs... Also, "Dr. Ohr says the dog is a male Labrador and Shepard mix that has never attacked anyone and has no history of aggression." http://www.wfmj.com/story/31180204/death-of-youngstown-infant-ruled-an-accident

Blogger a.chandanais  |  2/10/2016 12:23 PM  |  Flag  
Precisely. Everyone is so quick to judge though.. off facebook posts. Disgusting

Blogger Bailey  |  2/10/2016 7:34 PM  |  Flag  
Colleen Lynn, thank you for the update. If this is true, I'm personally a bit surprised that it's not a form of bully breed. I don't like Shepards either or any large breed for that matter so it's not a huge shocker for me. Regardless, of the breed, this is still a horribly sad situation all around.

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