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Serious and fatal attacks inflicted by well-documented dangerous dog breeds, primarily pit bulls, are a frequent occurrence in Texas. To help inform more Texas citizens about this issue, DogsBite.org has created a Texas victims' advocacy email list. Please sign up to stay informed.

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Texas Fatal Dog Attacks

Read about the devastating fatal pit bull mauling of Tanner Smith. He was attacked by two pit bulls while visiting the dog owner's home with his mother near Vidor.

Texas fatal dog attack victim

The pit bulls had previously attacked two times, but no criminal charges were filed against the owner after the boy's death.


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