2020 Dog Bite Fatality: Two Family Neapolitan Mastiffs Kill 11-Year Old Girl in Murray County, Georgia

Skylar Headrick, 11-years old, was mauled to death by two family Neapolitan mastiffs. Killed by Large Mastiffs Crandall, GA - Two family dogs killed an 11-year old girl over the weekend, the Murray County Sheriff's Office said. The fatal attack occurred on May 30 after 11:00 pm at the family's home on Dunn Road West. A police report obtained by WTVC states the girl's sister returned from work and went down to the basement, where she discovered her younger sister on the floor lif… [Read full blog post]

2020 Dog Bite Fatality: 9-Year Old Boy Killed by Dogs in Faulkner County, Arkansas

Robby Taylor, 9, was killed by one or more pit bulls in Faulkner County, Arkansas. 25-Year Old Arrested UPDATE 05/29/20: On Thursday afternoon, Trey Edgar Wyatt, 25, of Vilonia, was arrested for tampering with physical evidence in connection to the death of Robby Taylor. Wyatt is also being charged with multiple county animal ordinance violations and four unrelated felonies: possession of controlled substance, a Class C felony, two charges of possession of drug paraphe… [Read full blog post]

2020 Dog Bite Fatality: Woman Found Mauled, Mutilated and Dead After Attack by Own Dogs in Lake County, Illinois

Lisa Urso, 52-years old, seen with her two Shorty bullies, Blue Bear (left) and Rocco. Canine Mauling Death UPDATE 05/12/20: The Lake County coroner confirmed Tuesday that a 52-year old woman "definitely died" due to injuries inflicted by one or more of her dogs. Lisa Urso was discovered mauled and mutilated outside her home in the 600 block of Knollwood Road. Dr. Howard Cooper, the Lake County Coroner, said it was difficult to determine which of her three dogs attacked her gi… [Read full blog post]

2020 Dog Bite Fatality: Doctor Killed by Suspected Roaming Dogs in Lyons, Georgia

Dr. Nancy Shaw, 62-years old, was killed by suspected roaming dogs in Lyons, Georgia. Suspected Dogs Captured UPDATE 05/12/20: Three of the four dogs suspected in the mauling death of a 62-year old doctor have been captured and are being held as evidence, Southeast Georgia Today reports. A fourth dog was shot and killed by a Lyons resident after it attempted to break into a man's chicken pen. The dogs are reportedly "bulldog-mixes," which is a generic term in much of the south,… [Read full blog post]