2017 dog bite fatality citations ::

Dog bite-related fatality citations are gathered through news reports at the time of the occurrence or located through Internet archival services. Copies of news articles are available upon request.

  • Audrey Washington, "Child killed, another injured in pit bull attack," WSB-TV, January 17, 2017 (www.wsbtv.com)
  • Kristen Reed and Tiffany McCall, "Child dies after Tuesday morning pit bull attack in Atlanta," WXIA-TV, January 17, 2017 (www.11alive.com)
  • Kaitlyn Pratt, "One child killed, two others injured in dog attack in Southwest Atlanta," Fox 5 Atlanta, January 17, 2017 (www.fox5atlanta.com)
  • Lauren Foreman and John Spink, "UPDATE: Owner arrested in pit bull attack that killed girl," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 17, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Jonathan Andrews, "Child dead, two others injured after dog attack en route to school," WSFA, January 17, 2017 (www.wsfa.com)
  • (Update) Audrey Washington, "Child killed, another injured in pit bull attack," WSB-TV, January 17, 2017 (www.wsbtv.com)
  • (Update) Jonathan Andrews, "Dogs attack, kill Atlanta child, critically wound another as kids walked to bus stop," WSFA, January 17, 2017 (www.wsfa.com)
  • (Update) Kaitlyn Pratt, "One child killed, two others injured in dog attack in Southwest Atlanta," Fox 5 Atlanta, January 17, 2017 (www.fox5atlanta.com)
  • Lauren Foreman and John Spink, "Boy killed, girl injured in pit bull attack on way to school," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 17, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • (Update) Audrey Washington, "Boy killed, girl injured in pit bull attack," WSB-TV, January 17, 2017 (www.wsbtv.com)
  • Associated Press and Snejana Farberov, "Boy, 6, is mauled to death and girl, 5, is seriously injured in horror pit bull attack on their way to school," Daily Mail, January 17, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • "Pit Bull Owner Arrested After Dogs Kill Child in Atlanta," NBC San Diego, January 17, 2017 (www.nbcsandiegor.com)
  • Lauren Foreman and John Spink, "Owner arrested in pit bull attack that killed girl," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 17, 2017 (www.wsbradio.com)
  • Maya Chung, "Boy, 6, Killed and Girl, 5, Critically Injured in Dog Attack While on Their Way to School Bus," Inside Edition, January 17, 2017 (www.insideedition.com)
  • "Child dies, two others hurt after pit bulls attack kids on way to school in Atlanta," CBS News, January 17, 2017 (www.cbsnews.com)
  • (Update) Jonathan Andrews and Rebekka Schramm, "Dogs attack, kill Atlanta child, critically wound another as kids walked to bus stop," WSFA, January 17, 2017 (www.wsfa.com)
  • Associated Press, "Pit bull owner arrested after dogs kill child in Atlanta," WALB, January 17, 2017 (www.walb.com)
  • Elizabeth Elizalde, "Pit bull attack kills one child, injures two in Atlanta," January 17, 2017 (www.nydailynews.com)
  • (Update Lauren Foreman and John Spink, "Boy killed, girl injured in pit bull attack on way to school," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 17, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • (Update) Alexis Stevens and John Spink, "Owner arrested after dogs kill one child, seriously injure another," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 17, 2017 (www.wsbradio.com)
  • Nathalie Pozo, "Community leaders meet to discuss dog issue in southwest Atlanta," Fox 5 Atlanta, January 17, 2017 (www.fox5atlanta.com)
  • Alexia Fernandez, "Atlanta Pit Bull Attack Leaves One Child Dead, Another Seriously Injured," People, January 18, 2017 (www.people.com)
  • Associated Press, "Pit bull attacks children walking to bus stop, killing one," WCMH-TV, January 18, 2017 (www.nbc4i.com)
  • Cliff Pinckard, "Dogs attack, kill boy, injure girl walking to school in Atlanta," Cleveland.com, January 18, 2017 (www.cleveland.com)
  • "Neighbor recounts deadly pit bull attack on children walking to school," CBS This Morning, January 18, 2017 (www.cbsnews.com)
  • Kaitlyn Pratt, Deidra Dukes and Aungelique Proctor, "Charges Upgraded for owner in deadly dog attack," Fox 5 Atlanta, January 18, 2017 (www.fox5atlanta.com)
  • "Charge upgraded to involuntary manslaughter in dog attack," WXIA-TV, January 18, 2017 (www.11alive.com)
  • Jonathan Andrews and Rebekka Schramm, "Owner of dogs who killed 1 child, critically injured another charged with involuntary manslaughter," CBS46, January 18, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • (Update) Audrey Washington, Sophia Choi and Nefertiti Jaquez, "Boy killed, girl injured in dog attack," WSB-TV, January 18, 2017 (www.wsbtv.com)
  • Associated Press, "Pit bull owner charged after dogs kill child and injures another in Atlanta," Winston-Salem Journal, January 18, 2017 (www.journalnow.com)
  • Alexis Stevens, "Man charged in fatal dog attack now facing a felony," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 18, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Willoughby Mariano, "Fatal dog attack no surprise in neighborhoods where dogs roam freely," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 18, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Adrianne Haney, "Family of boy killed in dog attack: 'Logan made everyone around him a better person," WXIA-TV, January 18, 2017 (www.11alive.com)
  • Ivy Brown, "Why pit bulls have a bad reputation," Cox Media Group, January 18, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Dante Renzulli, "Dog attacks: Are bad breeds or bad owners to blame?," CBS46, January 18, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Tom Regan, "Pit bull attack on children draws calls for restrictions," WSB-TV, January 18, 2017 (www.wsbtv.com)
  • Nathalie Pozo, "Atlanta Councilwoman introduces legislation following dog attack that killed 6-six-year," Fox 5 Atlanta, January 18, 2017 (www.fox5atlanta.com)
  • Sophia Choi, "Mother of boy killed in dog attack speaks out," WSB-TV, January 19, 2017 (www.wsbtv.com)
  • Katie Mettler, "‘They kept coming back’: Dogs attack schoolchildren, killing one and mauling another," The Washington Post, January 19, 2017 (www.washingtonpost.com)
  • Associated Press, "Correction: Pit Bull Attack Story," ABC News, January 19, 2017 (www.abcnesgo.com)
  • (Update) Jonathan Andrews and Rebekka Schramm, "Owner of dogs who killed 1 child, critically injured another charged with involuntary manslaughter," CBS46, January 19, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Logan Braatz Obituary, Athens Banner-Herald, January 20, 2017 (www.legacy.com)
  • Jonathan Andrews and Rebekka Schramm, "911 calls released in dog attack that killed child, severely injured another," CBS46, January 20, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Jon Shirek and Adrianne Haney, "911 calls: Adults helped save more children from dog attack," WXIA-TV, January 20, 2017 (www.11alive.com)
  • Adrianne Haney and Kristen Reed, "Family speaks after son is killed in dog attack," WXIA-TV, January 20, 2 017 (www.11alive.com)
  • Alexis Stevens, "Don’t blame dogs, hold owners responsible, animal experts say," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 20, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Brittany Miller, "Family making funeral arrangements 2 days after vicious dog attack," CBS46, January 20, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Alexis Stevens, "Funeral for dog attack victim set before his beloved Falcons play," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 20, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Ryan Kruger, "Family of child killed by dog may push for special legislation," WXIA-TV, January 20, 2017 (www.11alive.com)
  • Natalie Fultz, "Family of 6-year-old killed by dog speaks out," Fox 5 Atlanta, January 20, 2017 (www.fox5atlanta.com)
  • (Update) Brittany Miller, "Family, friends gather to celebrate life of child killed in dog attack," CBS46, January 21, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Alexis Stevens, "Little boy killed in dog attack ‘deserved better than this’," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 21, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Leslie Johnson, "Committee to discuss control, regulation over vicious dogs in Atlanta," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 23, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • "Community Mourns Boy Fatally Mauled by Dogs on His Way to School: 'It Just Broke My Heart'," Inside Edition, January 24, 2017 (www.insideedition.com)
  • Deidra Dukes, "Victim of vicious dog attack working hard at recovery," Fox 5 Atlanta, January 23, 2017 (www.fox5atlanta.com)
  • Meghan Packer, "Girl who survived dog attack making progress in recovery," CBS46, January 23, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Associated Presss, "Man attacked, injured by dogs near where boy was killed," Fresno Bee, January 24, 2017 (www.fresnobee.com)
  • Tiffany McCall and Kristen Reed, "Man attacked in neighborhood where child was mauled to death," WXIA-TV, January 24, 2017 (www.11alive.com)
  • Adam Harding, "Dogs attack man 2 miles from where boy died in dog attack," CBS46, January 24, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Alexis Stevens, "Latest dog attack angers families, leaders in southwest Atlanta," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 24, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • "Man who rescues pit bulls says breed not as dangerous as some might think," CBS46, January 24, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Sophia Choi, "6-year-old girl mauled by dog 'doing much better'," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 26, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • "Lower bond request denied in fatal dog attack case," Fox 5 Atlanta, February 1, 2017 (www.fox5atlanta.com)
  • "Family Dog Kills Infant Girl," San Marcos Police Department news release, January 18, 2017 (www.ci.san-marcos.tx.us)
  • "Infant girl killed by family dog, police say," KVUE, January 18, 2017 (www.kvue.com)
  • "Infant girl killed by family dog in San Marcos, Texas," CBS Austin, January 18, 2017 (www.keye.com)
  • Anita Miller, "Family dog kills infant girl," San Marcos Record, January 18, 2017 (www.sanmarcosrecord.com)
  • Calily Bien, "2-month-old baby mauled to death by family dog in San Marcos," Kxan.com, January 18, 2017 (www.kxan.com)
  • Katie Hall, "San Marcos baby who appears to have been mauled by family dog is identified," Austin American Statesman, January 18, 2017 (www.mystatesman.com)
  • Karen Ruiz, "Two-month-old infant napping in a baby bouncer is mauled to death by pet German Shepherd as her father slept next to her," Daily Mail, January 18, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • Casey Claiborne, "Family dog kills infant girl in San Marcos," Fox 7 Austin, January 18, 2017 (www.fox7austin.com)
  • Tyler White, "Police: San Marcos family’s dog kills infant napping in bouncer," San Antonio Express-News, January 18, 2017 (www.mysanantonio.com)
  • Tom Uhler, "Family dog kills 2-month-old child in bouncer," The Star-Telegram, January 18, 2017 (www.star-telegram.com)
  • "Dog mauls 2-month-old to death in San Marcos," ABC 13, January 19, 2017 (www.abc13.com)
  • Anita Miller, "Police: Family dog killed 2-month-old," San Marcos Record, January 19, 2017 (www.sanmarcosrecord.com)
  • Roberto Villalpando, "Infant girl killed by family dog in Texas, officials say," Austin American Statesman, January 18, 2017 (www.mystatesman.com)
  • Alexander Maveal, "Family dog mauls baby to death just feet from sleeping father," Global News, January 19, 2017 (globalnews.ca)
  • "SMPD Awaiting Autopsy Results in Infant Death," San Marcos Police Department news release, January 20, 2017 (www.ci.san-marcos.tx.us)
  • "Police: No signs of previous abuse in infant killed by family dog in San Marcos," CBS Austin, January 20, 2017 (www.news4sanantonio.com)
  • Caleb Downs, "Father of infant allegedly killed by pet dog refused drug, alcohol tests, city says," San Antonio Express-News, January 20, 2017 (www.mysanantonio.com)
  • Andy Jechow, "Police: Father of 2-month-old mauled by dog refused drug, alcohol test," Kxan.com, January 20, 2017 (www.kxan.com)
  • Philip Jankowski, "Dog that killed San Marcos infant euthanized," Austin American Statesman, February 1, 2017 (www.mystatesman.com)
  • "Officials: Newly-adopted mastiff dog attacks, kills elderly woman in Queens," WABC-TV, February 13, 2017 (www.abc7ny.com)
  • Byron Smith, "Mastiff mauls 75-year-old Queens woman to death," New York Daily News, February 13, 2017 (www.nydailynews.com)
  • Jonathan Dienst, "Dog Mauls 75-Year Old Woman to Death, Attacks Son at NY Home," NBC New York, February 13, 2017 (www.nbcnewyork.com)
  • Associated Press, "75-year-old woman dies after being attacked by dog she adopted in New York City," Syracuse.com, February 13, 2017 (www.syracuse.com)
  • Lorena Mongelli, Daniel Prendergast and Danika Fears, "Woman fatally mauled by recently adopted dog," New York Post, February 13, 2017 (www.nypost.com)
  • "Neighbors: Dog That Fatally Mauled Queens Woman, 75, Had Killed Before," CBS News York, February 13, 2017 (newyork.csblocal.com)
  • Regina F. Graham, "Queens woman, 75, is mauled to death inside her home by mastiff she recently adopted but planned to return because it was 'overly aggressive'," Daily Mail, February 13, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • Peter C. Mastrosimone, "Dog kills LIC woman, reports say," Queens Chronicle, February 13, 2017 (www.qchron.com)
  • Jeanmarie Evelly, "Family Mastiff Mauls Elderly Woman to Death in Astoria Home, NYPD Says," DNA Info. February 13, 2017 (www.dnainfo.com)
  • (Update) Jonathan Dienst, "Dog Mauls 75-Year Old Woman to Death, Attacks Son at NY Home," NBC New York, February 13, 2017 (www.nbcnewyork.com)
  • (Update) "'Aggressive' mastiff dog attacks, kills elderly woman in Queens," WABC-TV, February 13, 2017 (www.abc7ny.com)
  • Bill Parry, "Dutch Kills woman fatally mauled by her dog," TimesLedger Newspapers, February 13, 2017 (www.timesledger.com)
  • Aliza Chasan & Myles Miller, "Queens mom, 75, mauled to death by mastiff," Erie News Now, February 13, 2017 (www.erietvnews.com)
  • (Update) "'Aggressive' dog attacks, kills elderly woman in Queens," WABC-TV, February 13, 2017 (www.abc7ny.com)
  • John Surico, "Queens Woman, 75, Dies After Being Bitten by Her Dog," New York Times, February 13, 2017 (www.nytimes.com)
  • "75-Year Old Queens Woman Mauled to Death by Her Dog," Ny1.com, February 13, 2017 (www.ny1.com)
  • Associated Press, "75-Year Old Woman Dies After Being Attack by Dog She Adopted," Associated Press, February 13, 2017 (bigstory.ap.org)
  • Ivan Pereira, "Woman mauled to death in her Long Island City home by English Mastiff dog she adopted, NYPD says," AM New York, February 13, 2017 (www.amny.com)
  • Kimberly Wright, "Police: Woman mauled to death by her dog," WAFB, February 14, 2017 (www.wafb.com)
  • Byron Smith, Kerry Burke, Rocco Parascandola, Megan Cerullo, Stephen Rex Brown, "Queens Woman, 75, Dies After Mauled by Mastiff; Adult Son Also Injured," New York Daily News, February 14, 2017 (www.nydailynews.com)
  • Jen Chung, "Elderly Woman Fatally Mauled By Her Dog Days Before Pet Was To Be Put Down," Gothamist, February 14, 2017 (www.gothamist.com)
  • Jeanmarie Evelly, "Dog Who Mauled His Owner to Death Has Been Euthanized, Officials Say," DNA Info. March 8, 2017 (www.dnainfo.com)
  • "5 year-old mauled to death by dogs," ClarksvilleNow.com, February 16, 2017 (www.clarskvillenow.com)
  • "Child killed by dogs in Clarksville," The Leaf Chronicle, February 16, 2017 (www.theleafchronicle.com)
  • Adrian Mojica, "5-year-old Clarksville boy killed by family dogs," WZTV, February 16, 2017 (www.fox17.com)
  • "5-year-old Clarksville boy dies after being mauled by family dogs," WKRN, February 16, 2017 (www.wkrn.com)
  • "5-Year-Old Boy Mauled To Death By Family Dogs," News Channel 5, February 16, 2017 (www.newschannel5.com)
  • (Update) "Child killed by dogs in Clarksville," The Leaf Chronicle, February 16, 2017 (www.theleafchronicle.com)
  • Heather Hourigan, "Police: Clarksville boy mauled to death by family's dogs," February 17, 2017 (www.wsmv.com)
  • Elex Michaelson, "Man in critical condition after pit bull attack in Lincoln Heights," ABC7.com, February 3, 2017 (www.abc7.com)
  • Veronica Rocha, "Two pit bulls attack Los Angeles man and kill his dog during evening walk," LA Times, February 3, 2017 (www.latimes.com)
  • "2 Pit Bulls That Attacked Man, Killed His Dog In Lincoln Heights Killed Before, Neighbor Says," CBS Los Angeles, February 3, 2017 (losangeles.cbslocal.com)
  • Miriam Hernandez, "Man critical, pet Pomeranian killed in pit bull attack in Lincoln Heights," ABC7.com, February 4, 2017 (www.abc7.com)
  • Snejana Farberov, "Dog owner, 76, is brutally mauled trying to save his Pomeranian named Dodger from two pit bulls that RIPPED the tiny pooch apart," Daily Mail, February 3, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • Phyllis M. Daugherty, "Pit Bull Attack Victim Clings to Life - Who's to Blame for Dangerous Dog Attacks?" CityWatch, February 13, 2017 (www.citywatch.com)
  • "76-year-old victim of pit pull attack in Lincoln Heights dies," ABC7.com, February 28, 2017 (www.abc7.com)
  • "Man Attacked By 2 Dogs Several Weeks Ago In Lincoln Heights Dies," CBS Los Angeles, February 28, 2017 (losangeles.cbslocal.com)
  • "Hearing To Determine Fate of Pit Bulls That Killed Elderly LA Man," Patch.com, March 1, 2017 (www.patch.com)
  • Debbie l. Sklar, "Fate of 2 pit bulls that attacked man, 76, who died and killed his small dog?" My LA News, March 1, 2017 (www.mylanews.com)
  • "Hearing Underway To Determine Fate Of Pit Bulls That Killed Elderly Man," CBS Los Angeles, March 1, 2017 (losangeles.cbslocal.com)
  • Christine Kim, "Hearing Held to Determine Fate of Pit Bulls in Deadly Dog Attack," NBC Los Angeles, March 1, 2017 (www.nbclosangeles.com)
  • (Update) "76-year-old victim of pit pull attack in Lincoln Heights dies," ABC7.com, March 1, 2017 (www.abc7.com)
  • Carlos Granda, "Hearing held for 2 pit bulls that killed man, dog in Lincoln Heights," March 1, 2017 (www.abc7.com)
  • Phyllis M. Daugherty, "LA Killer Pit Bulls Euthanized...Are Dog Attacks Now an Epidemic?" CityWatch, March 20, 2017 (www.citywatch.com)
  • "Owner Fights To Reclaim 2 Dogs To Be Euthanized After Killing Man, His Pet In Lincoln Heights," CBS Los Angeles, March 21, 2017 (losangeles.cbslocal.com)
  • Phyllis M. Daugherty, "GM Barnette ‘Misinforms’ Commission about Killer Pit Bulls’ Status … This is Not the First Time" CityWatch, March 27, 2017 (www.citywatch.com)
  • Press Release for Dog Attack in Lusby, Calvert County Sheriff's Office, March 23, 2017 (facebook.com)
  • "Baby Killed In Attack By Family Dog," CBS Baltimore, March 23, 2017 (baltimore.cbslocal.com)
  • "Family dog attacks, kills 8-month-old boy in Lusby," WBAL TV, March 23, 2017 (www.wbaltv.com)
  • "8 Month Old Baby Boy Killed in Dog Attack in Lusby," Southern Maryland News Net, March 23, 2017 (smnewsnet.com)
  • "8-month-old baby attacked, killed by family dog in Maryland," WJLA, March 23, 2017 (www.wjla.com)
  • "8-month-old dies after dog attack in Lusby," SoMdNews, March 23, 2017 (www.somdnews.com)
  • Justin Moyer, "8-month-old boy killed by family dog in Maryland," The Washington Post, March 23, 2017 (www.washingtonpost.com)
  • Associated Press, "Infant Dies After Family Dog Attacks Him in His Home," USnews.com, March 23, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • (Update) Justin Moyer, "Boy, 8 months old, is killed by family dog in Maryland," The Washington Post, March 24, 2017 (www.washingtonpost.com)
  • Andrew Cephas, "8-month-old dies after dog attack in Lusby," SoMdNews, March 24, 2017 (www.somdnews.com)
  • Marty Madden, "No charges pending in fatal dog attack," The Bay Net, March 24, 2017 (www.thebaynet.com)
  • Jase Patrick Fohs Memorial Fund, March 24, 2017 (www.gofundme.com)
  • Sarah Beth Hensley, "Dog in fatal attack of 8-month-old had no record of aggressive behavior," WTOP, March 24, 2017 (www.wtop.com)
  • Chris Gordon, "'Almost Unspeakable': Maryland Community Mourns After Baby Killed in Dog Attack," NBC Washington, March 24, 2017 (www.nbcwashington.com)
  • Scott Broom, "Pit bull debate renewed after baby killed by family dog," WUSA 9, March 24, 2017 (www.wusa9.com)
  • "Baby Boy Killed, Babysitter Injured After Family Dog Attacks," CBS Baltimore, March 24, 2017 (baltimore.cbslocal.com)
  • Obituary, Jase Patrick Fohs, Southern Maryland News Net, March 29, 2017 (smnewsnet.com)
  • "Woman, Dog Killed by 2 Pit Bulls in NW OKC Neighborhood," News 9, April 6, 2017 (www.news9.com)
  • "Woman killed after being attacked by dogs in NW OKC Thursday," The Oklahoman, April 6, 2017 (www.newsok.com)
  • Dallas Franklin, "Vicious dog attack leaves woman dead, Police shoot one dog, hit another with car in N.W. Oklahoma City," KFOR, April 6, 2017 (www.kfor.com)
  • Kristen Shanahan, "Woman, 2 dogs killed during dog attack in northwest Oklahoma City," KFOR, April 6, 2017 (www.kfor.com)
  • "Police: Oklahoma woman dies after being attacked by two pit bulls," KJRH, April 6, 2017 (www.kjrh.com)
  • "Woman mauled to death by two dogs in northwest OKC, police say," KOKO, April 6, 2017 (www.koko.com)
  • Josh Wallace, "Woman mauled to death by dogs in northwest Oklahoma City," The Oklahoman, April 6, 2017 (www.newsok.com)
  • Matthew Nuttle, "Elderly Woman, Dog Killed By At Least 1 Pit Bull In NW OKC Neighborhood," News 9, April 6, 2017 (www.news9.com)
  • Dallas Franklin, "Woman mauled by dogs identified as 82-year-old Oklahoma City resident," KFOR, April 7, 2017 (www.kfor.com)
  • Dan Snyder, "Police identify woman killed in metro dog mauling," April 7, 2017 (www.okcfox.com)
  • Mark Hodge, "Elderly woman mauled to death by pair of savage pitbulls almost had her head RIPPED OFF in vicious attack," The Sun (www.thesun.co.uk)
  • "Woman mauled to death by dogs in Oklahoma City identified," The Oklahoman, April 7, 2017 (www.newsok.com)
  • Jordan Gass-Poore and Kaileen Gaul, "Pictured: The Oklahoma widow who was mauled to death, Daily Mail, April 7, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • Josh Wallace, "As neighbors grieve, Oklahoma City police investigate deadly dog attack," The Oklahoman, April 7, 2017 (www.newsok.com)
  • Jessi Mitchell, "Family Of OKC Woman Killed By Dogs Shares Her Story," News 9, April 7, 2017 (www.news9.com)
  • Emily Collins, "Fatal dog attacks in OKC are rare but aggressive dog encounters are not," April 8, 2017 (www.okcfox.com)
  • Bill Miston, "Oklahoma City dogs mauling death: Not first time dogs were issue," News 9, April 7, 2017 (www.news9.com)
  • Kristen Shanahan, "'She was wonderful,' Neighbors remember woman attacked, killed by dogs," KFOR, April 7, 2017 (www.kfor.com)
  • (Update) Kristen Shanahan, "'She was wonderful,' Neighbors remember woman attacked, killed by dogs," KFOR, April 7, 2017 (www.kfor.com)
  • "Woman killed in dog attack was pillar at OKC church, pastor says," KOKO, April 8, 2017 (www.koko.com)
  • Jessi Mitchell, "OKC Dog Attack Victim Continues To Make Positive Impact After Death," News 9, April 9, 2017 (www.news9.com)
  • Patty Santos, "Police wait to talk to owner of dogs who attacked, killed 82-year-old woman," KOKO, April 10, 2017 (www.koko.com)
  • Kristen Shanahan, "Dogs accused of killing woman being held as evidence," KFOR, April 11, 2017 (www.kfor.com)
  • Obituary, Cecille Short, The Oklahoman, April 12, 2017 (www.newsok.com)
  • Patty Santos, "No charges, citations issued yet in connection with deadly dog attack," KOCO, April 22, 2017 (www.koco.com)
  • "City of OKC Reminds Residents To Keep Dogs Leashed," News 9, April 26, 2017 (www.news9.com)
  • Matthew Nuttle, "Owner Charged With Manslaughter For Deadly Dog Attack In NW OKC," News 9, May 10, 2017 (www.news9.com)
  • Austin Prickett, "Owner of dogs charged in fatal mauling of metro woman," Fox 25, May 10, 2017 (www.okcfox.com)
  • "Charges filed: Owner of dogs who attacked, killed Oklahoma City woman faces charges," KFOR, May 10, 2017 (www.kfor.com)
  • Josh Wallace and Kyle Schwab, "Owner of dogs that mauled woman to death in April charged with manslaughter," The Oklahoman, May 10, 2017 (www.newsok.com)
  • Matthew Nuttle, "Owner Charged In Fatal NW OKC Dog Mauling Turns Self In," News 9, May 10, 2017 (www.news9.com)
  • Steve Shawn, "Family Of OKC Dog Mauling Victim Opens Up About Owner's Charge," News 9, May 11, 2017 (www.news9.com)
  • "Owner of dogs in custody following Oklahoma City woman’s mauling death," KFOR, May 11, 2017 (www.kfor.com)
  • "Owner of dogs that killed Oklahoma City woman surrenders Thursday," The Oklahoman, May 11, 2017 (www.newsok.com)
  • Austin Prickett, "Man accused of manslaughter in fatal dog mauling turns himself in to authorities," Fox 25, May 11, 2017 (www.okcfox.com)
  • Patty Santos, "Daughter of woman killed by vicious dogs wants to strengthen state laws," KOCO, May 12, 2017 (www.koco.com)
  • Kim Allen, "Man mauled by dog dies; dog shot and killed," WDTN, April 25, 2017 (www.wdtn.com)
  • "Dayton dog mauling victim pleads ‘Jesus, help me’ before his death," WHIO-TV, April 25, 2017 (www.whoi.com)
  • Associated Press, "Pit bull breaks away from chain, mauls man to death in Ohio," McClatchy Washington Bureau, April 25, 2017 (www.mcclatchydc.com)
  • (Update) Dan Sewell, Associated Press, "Pit Bull Breaks Away From Chain, Mauls Man to Death in Ohio," U.S. News and World Report, April 25, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • Associated Press, "Man mauled by dog dies in southwest Ohio; police kill canine," WCMH-TV, April 25, 2017 (www.nbc4i.com)
  • "Previous dog attack at Middle Street address," Dayton Daily News, April 25, 2017 (www.daytondailynews.com)
  • (Update) "Deadly dog attack: A child attacked at same address of today’s mauling," Dayton Daily News, April 25, 2017 (www.daytondailynews.com)
  • "Man mauled and killed by dog identified," WDTN, April 25, 2017 (www.wdtn.com)
  • "Dayton dog attack: Lawmaker to continue push for stronger penalties for dog owners," WHIO-TV, April 25, 2017 (www.whoi.com)
  • (Update) "Man mauled and killed by dog identified," WDTN, April 25, 2017 (www.wdtn.com)
  • Natalie Tendall, "Dog that fatally mauled man is not licensed," WDTN, April 25, 2017 (www.wdtn.com)
  • (Update) "Dayton dog attack: Lawmaker to continue push for stronger penalties for dog owners," WHIO-TV, April 25, 2017 (www.whoi.com)
  • Cornelius Frolik, "Dayton man mauled by dog that neighbors had worried about," Dayton Daily News, April 25, 2017 (www.daytondailynews.com)
  • Christian Hauser, WKEF/WRGTl, "UPDATE: Coroner identifies man killed in deadly dog attack," ABC 22 Now, April 25, 2017 (www.abc22now.com)
  • Kelly May, "Push for tougher vicious dog penalties after man is mauled to death," Fox 45, April 25, 2017 (www.fox45now.com)
  • Cliff Pinckard, "Pit bull mauls Ohio man to death, reports say," Cleveland.com, April 25, 2017 (www.cleveland.com)
  • (Update) Dan Sewell, Associated Press, "Ohio police trying to identify owners of dogs that killed man," U.S. News and World Report, April 25, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • Kelly May, "Push for tougher vicious dog penalties after man is mauled to death," ABC 22 Now, April 25, 2017 (www.fox45now.com)
  • "Series of pit bull dog attacks reported in Dayton this week," WHIO-TV, April 26, 2017 (www.whoi.com)
  • "Family remembers man mauled to death by pit bull in Dayton," WDTN, April 26, 2017 (www.wdtn.com)
  • "Dog attack: Man killed by pit bull always stopped to ‘smell the roses,’ brother said," WHIO-TV, April 26, 2017 (www.whoi.com)
  • Katie Wedell, "Local senator says legislation needed after latest dog mauling death," Dayton Daily News, April 27, 2017 (www.daytondailynews.com)
  • Associated Press, "Brother of man killed by pit bull says breed is dangerous," Daily Progress, April 29, 2017 (www.dailyprogress.com)
  • Obituary, Maurice Brown, Dayton Daily News, April 30, 2017 (www.daytondailynews.com)
  • Cornelius Frolik, "Dog attack: Family of man killed by pit bull wants answers, action," Dayton Daily News, May 2, 2017 (www.daytondailynews.com)
  • Manuel Gamiz Jr., "Woman killed in dog attack in Upper Macungie," The Morning Call, April 27, 2017 (www.mcall.com)
  • "Dog kills woman in Upper Macungie Township," WFMZ, April 27, 2017 (www.wfmz.com)
  • Wesley Robinson, "Dog attacked, killed woman at her Lehigh County home: report," PennLive, April 27, 2017 (www.pennlive.com)
  • "Police say dog attacked, killed woman at her home in Lehigh County," Reading Eagle, April 27, 2017 (www.readingeagle.com)
  • "Woman dies after being attacked by her dog in Upper Macungie," WFMZ, April 27, 2017 (www.wfmz.com)
  • Associated Press, "Cops: Pit Bull Kills Owner During Attack Outside Home," New York Times, April 27, 2017 (www.nytimes.com)
  • (Update) Manuel Gamiz Jr., "Woman killed in dog attack in Upper Macungie," The Morning Call, April 27, 2017 (www.mcall.com)
  • Kurt Bresswein, "Woman mauled by her own dog dies at hospital, police say," Lehigh Valley Live, April 27, 2017 (www.lehighvalleylive.com)
  • (Update) Manuel Gamiz Jr., "Woman is mauled to death by her dog in Upper Macungie; off-duty officer fires shot to stop attack," The Morning Call, April 27, 2017 (www.mcall.com)
  • Associated Press, "Woman Dies After Her Dog Attacks Her Outside Lehigh Valley Home," NBC Philadelphia, April 27, 2017 (www.nbcphiladelphia.com)
  • (Update) Frank Warner and Manuel Gamiz Jr., "Woman is mauled to death by her dog in Upper Macungie; off-duty officer fires shot to stop attack," The Morning Call, April 27, 2017 (www.mcall.com)
  • Don Bishop, "Dog’s owner killed in pit bull attack," KRMG, April 28, 2017 (www.krmg.com)
  • "Woman attacked and killed by own dog in Lehigh Co. ID'd," 6 ABC, April 28, 2017 (www.6abc.com)
  • (Update) "Woman dies after being attacked by her dog in Upper Macungie," WFMZ, April 28, 2017 (www.wfmz.com)
  • John Luciew, "Pa. woman, 32, mauled to death by her own dog is identified," PennLive, April 28, 2017 (www.pennlive.com)
  • Kara Seymour, "Woman Killed By Own Dog In Eastern Pennsylvania," Patch.com, April 28, 2017 (www.patch.com)
  • Associated Press, "Pa. fatal dog attack: Pit bull mix was still attacking owner when cops arrived," Evening Sun, April 28, 2017 (www.eveningsun.com)
  • Jordan Gass-Poore, "Pit bull-boxer mix kills its owner, 32, in vicious attack on the deck of her Pennsylvania home as neighbors deperately tried to pull dog off," Daily Mail, April 28, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • (Update) Frank Warner and Manuel Gamiz Jr., "Woman is mauled to death by her dog in Upper Macungie; off-duty officer fires shot to stop attack," The Morning Call, April 28, 2017 (www.mcall.com)
  • Manuel Gamiz Jr., "Off-duty chief who shot attacking dog: 'He grabbed her by neck, shook her like a rag doll'," The Morning Call, April 28, 2017 (www.mcall.com)
  • Bo Koltnow, "Deadly dog attack prompts warning to other dog owners," WFMZ, April 28, 2017 (www.wfmz.com)
  • "Police identify woman killed by her dog at her Lehigh County home," Reading Eagle, April 28, 2017 (www.readingeagle.com)
  • Nick Falsone, "Coroner identifies Lehigh County woman mauled to death by her dog," Lehigh Valley Live, April 28, 2017 (www.lehighvalleylive.com)
  • Obituary, Lisa Green, The Morning Call, May 1, 2017 (www.mcall.com)
  • Manuel Gamiz Jr., "Should dog that mauled woman have been on state's dangerous dog list?," The Morning Call, May 8, 2017 (www.mcall.com)
  • Manuel Gamiz Jr., "Dog that killed Upper Macungie owner did not have rabies, test revealed," The Morning Call, May 12, 2017 (www.mcall.com)
  • Rachel Hershkovitz, "Baby dies after dog attack in northwest Las Vegas," Las Vegas Review-Journal, May 8, 2017 (www.review-journal.com)
  • Nikki Bowers, "6-month-old baby dies following dog attack," Las Vegas Now, May 8, 2017 (www.lasvegasnow.com)
  • Tony Garcia and Antonio Castelan, "6-month-old child dies after attack from dog near Centennial and Fort Apache," KSNV, May 8, 2017 (www.news3lv.com)
  • Jesse Granger, "Infant dies after being attacked by family dog in northwest valley," Las Vegas Sun, May 8, 2017 (www.lasvegussun.com)
  • (Update) Antonio Castelan and Tony Garcia, "6-month-old child dies after attack from dog near Centennial and Fort Apache," KSNV, May 8, 2017 (www.news3lv.com)
  • Rachel Crosby, "Baby dies after dog attack in northwest Las Vegas," Las Vegas Review-Journal, May 8, 2017 (www.review-journal.com)
  • "Six-month-old baby dies after being attacked by a dog in Las Vegas," Daily Mail, May 8, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • "Vegas Infant Killed by Family Dog," CBS Las Vegas, May 8, 2017 (lasvegas.cbslocal.com)
  • Associated Press, "Police: No Charges Planned After Family Dog Kills Baby Girl," U.S. News & Word Report, May 9, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • Ricardo Torres-Cortez and Associated Press, "Police: No Charges Planned After Family Dog Kills Baby Girl," Las Vegas Sun, May 9, 2017 (www.lasvegussun.com)
  • Matt Guillermo, "Baby mauled by dog in northwest Las Vegas identified," Fox 5 Vegas, May 9, 2017 (www.fox5vegas.com)
  • Katherine Jarvis, Stephanie Zepelin, "UPDATE: Dog euthanized after killing 6-month-old girl," KTNV, May 9, 2017 (www.ktnv.com)
  • Blake Apgar and Lawren Linehan, "Dog that killed Las Vegas infant euthanized," Las Vegas Review-Journal, May 9, 2017 (www.review-journal.com)
  • Brigette Namata, "Family from Oahu mourns baby killed by pet dog," KHON2, May 9, 2017 (www.khon2.com)
  • "Vegas family with Hawaii ties puts out plea for support after infant is fatally mauled by dog," Hawaii News Now, May 9, 2017 (www.hawaiinewsnow.com)
  • Katie Boer, "Pit bull euthanized following baby's death," Las Vegas Now, May 9, 2017 (www.lasvegasnow.com)
  • Gerard Ramalho & Tony Garcia, "Pit bull mix that killed 6-month-old girl put down by county officials," KSNV, May 9, 2017 (www.news3lv.com)
  • Crystal Bonvillian, "Family’s pit bull put down after it mauls 6-month-old girl to death," Dayton Daily News, May 10, 2017 (www.mydaytondailynews.com)
  • Emily Crane, "Six-month-old baby girl is mauled to death by the family's pit bull while she plays in her walker at home," Daily Mail, May 10, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • Brigette Namata, "Local experts push for better tracking of dog attacks in Hawaii," KHON 2, May 10, 2017 (www.khon2.com)
  • "Nevada pit bull mauls 6-month-old baby to death," Fox News, May 11, 2017 (www.foxnews.com)
  • "Pit bull mix euthanized after killing 6-month-old girl," CBS News, May 11, 2017 (www.cbsnews.com)