2017 dog bite fatality citations ::

U.S. dog bite fatality citations are primarily gathered through news reports at the time of the attack. Copies of news reports are available upon request. Learn more about our data collection process.

  • 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)
  • Mark Winne, "Family in 'disbelief' dogs were involved in attack that killed child," WSB-TV, February 7, 2017 (www.wsbtv.com)
  • Leon Stafford, "Charges reduced against owner of dogs that killed Atlanta 6-year-old," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 8, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Sophia Choi, "Charges reduced for owner of dogs involved in deadly attack," WSB-TV, February 8, 2017 (www.wsbtv.com)
  • Brittany Miller, "Charges reduced for dog owner charged in deadly attack," CBS46, February 8, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Mike Moore, "Owner Of Dog In Mauling Death Case Released From Jail," CBS Atlanta, February 10, 2017 (atlanta.cbslocal.com)
  • Jessica Szilagyi, "Legislation filed to regulate adoptions, sales of certain dog breeds in Georgia," All On Georgia, February 19, 2017 (muscogee.allongeorgia.com)
  • Becky Purser, "Ga. House bill requires dog-bite incident reports," The Telegraph, February 23, 2017 (www.macon.com)
  • Aungelique Procto, "EXCLUSIVE: Dog attack victim out of hospital, dancing through recovery," Fox 5 Atlanta, March 14, 2017 (www.fox5atlanta.com)
  • "Young girl injured in dog attack that killed boy back home recovering," CBS46, March 14, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • "Dogs who attacked 2 kids in Fulton County euthanized," CBS46, March 14, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Keith Whitney, "5-year-old attacked by dog: Friend who died is "Guardian Angel", CBS46, March 16, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Ariel Zilber and Snejana Farberov, "NBA legend Shaq O'Neal surprises dog attack survivor, five, and furnishes her home just in time for her release from hospital, two months after brutal mauling that killed her friend," Daily Mail, March 17, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • Becca J. G. Godwin, "Atlanta just approved harsher penalties for ‘dangerous dog’ owners," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 5, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Tim Darnell, "New restrictions passed on vicious, dangerous dogs," WXIA-TV, June 5, 2017 (www.11alive.com)
  • Julian Johnson, "Atlanta changes ordinance after child was killed by dog," CBS46, June 6, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Greg Land, "Atlanta Council Passes Vicious Dog Ordinance," Daily Report, June 7, 2017 (www.dailyreportonline.com)
  • Arielle Kass, "Atlanta, Fulton expanding animal control after mauling at bus stop ," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 11, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Jessica Noll and Joe Henke, "APD initiates plan to increase animal cruelty education," WXIA-TV, October 30, 2017 (www.11alive.com)
  • Associated Pres, "After Dog Kills Child, Atlanta Police Creates New Position," U.S. News & World Report, October 31, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • Dan Whisenhunt, "The Atlanta Police Department now has an animal cruelty liaison officer," Atlanta Loop, October 31, 2017 (www.atlantaloop.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)
  • JonathanSimmons, "Dog attacks 79-year-old man, kills his small dog at Canopy Walk," Palm Coast Observer, February 21, 2017 (www.palmcoastobserver.com)
  • Associated Press, "Pit-bull mix mauls elderly man, kills his service dog," Orlando Sentinel, February 22, 2017 (www.orlandosentinel.com)
  • Matt Bruce, "Pit bull-mix kills Yorkie, mauls Palm Coast man, 79," Daytona Beach News-Journal, February 23, 2017 (www.news-journalonline.com)
  • "Elderly Man Injured in Attack by Pit Bull Mix At Palm Coast’s Canopy Walk Dies," FlaglerLive, February 24, 2017 (www.flaglerlive.com)
  • Matt Bruce, "Palm Coast man mauled by dog dies of heart attack," Daytona Beach News-Journal, February 28, 2017 (www.news-journalonline.com)
  • Obituary, James E. "Jim" Bennett, Daytona Beach News-Journal, March 1, 2017 (www.news-journalonline.com)
  • Don Dwyer, "Adams County Coroner releases name of victim who died following dog attack," WGEM, February 26, 2017 (www.wgem.com)
  • Ashley Szatala, "Quincy man dead from apparent dog attack," Herald-Whig, February 27, 2017 (www.whig.com)
  • Obituary, Jamie Lee Owsley, Herald-Whig, March 1, 2017 (www.whig.com)
  • "Quincy man arrested for allegedly letting pitbull bite man," KHQA, July 13, 2017 (www.khqa.com)
  • Matt Hopf, "Quincy man charged after allegedly letting pit bull bite man in face," Herald-Whig, July 10, 2017 (www.whig.com)
  • "Probable cause found against Quincy man charged in dog attack," Herald-Whig, September 12, 2017 (www.whig.com)
  • "Quincy man pleads not guilty to charges connected with dog attack," Herald-Whig, October 3, 2017 (www.whig.com)
  • Quincy Police Case Report, Received November 8, 2017 (www.quincyil.gov)
  • 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 (www.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 (www.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 (www.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 10, 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)
  • Josh Wallace, "Oklahoma City proposes changes to ordinances for ‘menacing dogs’," The Oklahoman, June 19, 2017 (www.newsok.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, "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)
  • Christopher Burns, "Redding resident dies after being attacked by own dog," Redding Pilot, May 15, 2017 (www.thereddingpilot.com)
  • Joe Lipovich, "Redding Woman Dies After Attack By Own Dog: Report," Patch.com, May 15, 2017 (www.patch.com)
  • Katrina Koerting, "Redding police investigating a woman’s death," News Times, May 15, 2017 (www.newstimes.com)
  • Christopher Burns, "Police release name of dog attack victim on Deacon Abbott Road," Redding Pilot, May 23, 2017 (www.thereddingpilot.com)
  • "Police Identify 71-Year-Old Redding Woman Who Died After Dog Attack," Daily Voice, May 23, 2017 (trumbull.dailyvoice.com)
  • Public Information Release, Grand Rapids Police Department, May 26, 2017
  • "GRPD: 3-week-old infant killed in dog attack," Wood TV, May 26, 2017 (www.woodtv.com)
  • (Update) "GRPD: 3-week-old girl killed in dog attack," Wood TV, May 26, 2017 (www.woodtv.com)
  • Emma Nicolas, "Family's dog attacks, kills 3-week-old baby in Grand Rapids," WZZM, May 26, 2017 (www.wzzm13.com)
  • John Agar, "Pit bull alone with infant 5 minutes before fatal mauling," MLive.com, May 26, 2017 (www.mlive.com)
  • Associated Press, "Police: 3-week-old child dies after Michigan dog attack," ABC News, May 26, 2017 (www.abcnews.com)
  • "Police: 3-Week-Old Michigan Girl Killed By Family Dog," CBS Detroit, May 26, 2017 (Detroit.cbslocal.com)
  • Bob Brenzing, "Police: Infant dies in apparent dog attack in SE Grand Rapids," Fox 17 West Michigan, May 26, 2017 (www.fox17online.com)
  • Kyle Sparks & Nicky Zizaza, "3-week-old infant dies following dog attack in Grand Rapids," WWMT, May 26, 2017 (www.wwmt.com)
  • Obituary, Susannah Jean Murray, The Grand Rapids Press, May 30, 2017 (obits.mlive.com)
  • Phil Dawson and Emma Nicolas, WZZM-TV, Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek, "Pit bull bites, kills 3-week-old girl in Michigan," May 27, 2017 (www.usatoday.com)
  • Phil Dawson, "Dog who bit, killed infant was a 'nuisance' according to neighbors," WZZM, May 27, 2017 (www.wzzm13.com)
  • "Three-week-old baby girl is killed in her home by a pit bull after being left alone with the animal for five minutes," Daily Mail, May 27, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • Maya Chung, "3-Week-Old Dies in Dog Attack After Being Left Alone With Family's Three Pit Bulls," Inside Edition, May 28, 2017 (www.insideedition.com)
  • "3-week-old girl killed by family's pit bull," KSAT, May 28, 2017 (www.ksat.com)
  • John Tunison, "Wednesday funeral for infant mauled by pit bull in family's home," MLive.com, May 30, 2017 (www.mlive.com)
  • "No charges in death of 3-week-old bitten by dog," Wood TV, June 19, 2017 (www.woodtv.com)
  • Bob Brenzing, "Prosecutor: No charges filed in death of infant from dog bite," Fox 17 West Michigan, June 19, 2017 (www.fox17online.com)
  • John Agar, "No charges in pit bull's fatal mauling of 3-week-old girl," MLive.com, June 19, 2017 (www.mlive.com)
  • Associated Press, "No charges after 3-week-old Michigan girl killed by dog," Seattle Times, June 20, 2017 (www.seattletimes.com)
  • Christopher Becker, No Criminal Charges - Three Page Opinion, Kent County Prosecutor's Office, June 19, 2017 - Received, July 3, 2017
  • Kent County Animal Control Adoption Contract - Mammas, November 6, 2013. Received November 14, 2017 (www.accesskent.com)
  • Kent County Animal Control Summary Incident Report. Received November 14, 2017 (www.accesskent.com)
  • Joanne Kimberlin, "N.C. sanctuary tries to rehab those dogged by past," The Virginian-Pilot, July 1, 2012 (www.pilotonline.com)
  • Letter of Notification, Jamie Cochran, President Forever-Home Sanctuary, Inc., Commonwealth of Virginia Dept. Agriculture and Consumer Services, March 2, 2015
  • BLUE – A1098430, NYC Animal Care Center adoption listing, December 17, 2016 (nycdogs.urgentpodr.org)
  • Blue and Lexie need YOUR help!, by Animals Can't Talk Animal Rescue, YouCaring, Edie Hardy (organizer), January 2017 (www.youcaring.com)
  • "Woman in her 90s dies after pit bull attack in Virginia Beach," WVEC-TV, June 1, 2017 (www.13newsnow.com)
  • Mike Connors, "Virginia Beach woman in her 90s dies after being attacked by pit bull terrier," The Virginian-Pilot, June 1, 2017 (www.pilotonline.com)
  • Amy Poulter, "Elderly woman dies after being mauled b dog in her home," Southside Daily, June 1, 2017 (www.southsidedaily.com)
  • Jane Alvarez-Wertz , "Woman in her 90s dies following dog attack in Virginia Beach," WAVY.com, June 1, 2017 (www.wavy.com)
  • "Elderly woman dies after 1-year-old pit bull attacks inside her bedroom," WTVR, June 1, 2017 (www.wtvr.com)
  • (Update) Becca Mitchell, "Woman in her 90s dies after being attacked by adopted pit bull in Virginia Beach," WTKR, June 1, 2017 (www.wtkr.com)
  • (Update) "Elderly woman dies after 1-year-old pit bull attacks inside her bedroom," WTVR, June 1, 2017 (www.wtvr.com)
  • Jane Harper and Mike Connors, "'I'll never forget that sight': Woman recounts dog attack that killed her 90-year-old mother," The Virginian-Pilot, June 1, 2017 (www.pilotonline.com)
  • (Update) "Woman in her 90s dies after pit bull attack in Virginia Beach," WVEC-TV, June 2, 2017 (www.13newsnow.com)
  • "90-year-old woman dies following ‘vicious’ dog attack in Virginia," WAVY.com, June 2, 2017 (www.wspa.com)
  • "Elderly Woman Dies After Being Attacked by Newly Adopted Dog in Virginia Home, CNN, June 2, 2017 (www.wdbj7.com)
  • Associated Press, "90-Year-Old Virginia Woman Dies After Dog Attack," June 2, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • Jared Leone, "Woman, 91, dies after being mauled by recently adopted dog," Boston 25 News, June 2, 2017 (www.fox25boston.com)
  • Ariel Zilber for Daily Mail and Associated Press, "50-pound pit bull mauls 90-year-old woman to death just hours after her daughter paid $20 for it on Craigslist," Daily Mail, June 2, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • "Elderly Virginia woman dies after being attacked by adopted pit bull," WQAD, June 2, 2017 (www.wqad.com)
  • Jessica Schladebeck, "Pit bull kills 90-year-old Virginia woman hours after adoption," New York Daily News, June 3, 2017 (www.nydailynews.com)
  • Jaclyn Lee, "13News Now looks into shelter that adopted out dog that mauled woman," WVEC, June 2, 2017
  • Chenue Her, "Connecticut animal rescues claim Va. Beach facility mistreatment," WVEC-TV, June 3, 2017 (www.13newsnow.com)
  • Kerry Dougherty, "After fatal pit bull attack, when will we do something about this vicious breed?" The Virginian-Pilot, June 3, 2017 (www.pilotonline.com)
  • Aleah Hordges, "Woman claims she warned adoption center of dog’s aggression before attack of elderly woman," WTKR, June 4, 2017 (www.wtkr.com)
  • Katie DeLong, "'Never seen anything like it:' 91-year-old dies after attack by just-adopted pit bull," Fox 6 Now, June 4, 2017 (www.fox6now.com)
  • Erin Kelly, "Woman believes dog she adopted, returned was involved in deadly attack," WAVY, June 5, 2017 (www.wavy.com)
  • (Update) Jaclyn Lee, "13News Now looks into shelter that adopted out dog that mauled woman," WVEC-TV, June 5, 2017 (www.13newsnow.com)
  • "Dog involved in attack that left woman dead euthanized; search warrants executed," WVEC-TV, June 8, 2017 (www.13newsnow.com)
  • "Dog euthanized after killing elderly woman in Virginia Beach," WTKR, June 8, 2017 (www.wtkr.com)
  • Emily Satchell, "Police: Dog involved in deadly attack euthanized," WAVY, June 8, 2017 (www.wavy.com)
  • Jane Harper, "Pit bull that killed 90-year-old Virginia Beach woman has been euthanized," The Virginian-Pilot, June 8, 2017 (www.pilotonline.com)
  • (Update) "Dog involved in attack that left woman dead euthanized; search warrants executed," WVEC-TV, June 8, 2017 (www.13newsnow.com)
  • Obituary, Margaret M. Colvin, Dignity Memorial, June 9, 2017 (www.legacy.com)
  • Amy Poulter, "Experts, former employees condemn operation facility that housed killer dog," South Side Daily, June 15, 2017 (www.southsidedaily.com)
  • Isabel Dobrin, "Daughter of woman killed by adopted pit bull sues Virginia Beach rescue center for $5 million," The Virginian-Pilot, August 24, 2017 (www.pilotonline.com)
  • Amy Poulter, "Daughter of woman killed by adopted pit bull files suit against Virginia Beach rescue center for $5 million," South Side Daily, August 24, 2017 (www.southsidedaily.com)
  • Emily Satchell, "Lawsuit filed over deadly dog attack in Virginia Beach," WAVY, August 25, 2017 (www.wavy.com)
  • Ryan Murphy, "Shelter that adopted out pit bull involved in fatal Virginia Beach attack changes its name," The Virginian-Pilot, September 15, 2017 (www.pilotonline.com)
  • Ryan Murphy and Amir Vera, "Massive, unregulated networks move dogs into Virginia to save them from death. Some worry it's putting people at risk," The Virginian-Pilot, September 28, 2017 (www.pilotonline.com)
  • Ryan Murphy, "Shelter didn't report dog bit someone weeks before it killed Virginia Beach woman, warrants say," The Virginian-Pilot, October 11, 2017 (www.pilotonline.com)
  • "Warrant: Dog in deadly attack brought into state illegally," WVEC-TV, October 12, 2017 (www.13newsnow.com)
  • Amy Poulter, "Virginia Beach animal rescue didn’t report killer dog’s violent history, search warrants reveal," South Side Daily, October 12, 2017 (www.southsidedaily.com)
  • Laura Caso, "Documents: Dog that killed elderly woman had unreported history of biting," WAVY, October 12, 2017 (www.wavy.com)
  • (Update) Jaclyn Lee, "Warrant: Dog in deadly attack brought into state illegally," WVEC-TV, October 12, 2017 (www.13newsnow.com)
  • Jaclyn Lee, "Changing Virginia law after pit bull mauled 90-year-old woman to death," WVEC, November 6, 2017 (www.13newsnow.com)
  • Jaclyn Lee, "Dangerous Dogs: Lawmakers regulate animal training centers," WVEC, November 10, 2017 (www.13newsnow.com)
  • Becca Mitchell, "Owner of Virginia Beach animal rescue center facing 10 animal import charges," WTKR, November 17, 2017 (www.wtkr.com)
  • Ryan Murphy, "Owner of dog rehab connected to fatal pit bull attack charged with illegally importing animals ," The Virginian-Pilot, November 17, 2017 (www.pilotonline.com)
  • BrieAnna J Frank, "1-year-old dies from injuries suffered in Phoenix dog attack," AZ Central, June 9, 2017 (www.azcentral.com)
  • "Baby dragged outside by dog, killed in south Phoenix attack," ABC 15, June 9, 2017 (www.abc15.com)
  • "Rottweiler attacks, kills one-year-old in Phoenix," FOX 10 Phoenix, June 9, 2017 (www.foxnews.com)
  • "1-year-old boy has died after being attacked by a family dog," KPNX, June 9, 2017 (www.12news.com)
  • (Update) BrieAnna J Frank, "1-year-old dies from injuries suffered in Phoenix dog attack," AZ Central, June 9, 2017 (www.azcentral.com)
  • (Update) "1-year-old boy has died after being attacked by a family dog," KPNX, June 9, 2017 (www.12news.com)
  • "1-year-old boy killed by rottweiler in Phoenix has been identified," Tucson News Now. June 10, 2017 (www.tucsonnewsnow.com)
  • (Update) "Young boy dead after Rottweiler attack in Phoenix," FOX 10 Phoenix, June 9, 2017 (www.fox10phoenix.com)
  • Trisha Hendricks, "1-year-old boy dies after mauling, Rottweiler euthanized," KPNX, June 9, 2017 (www.12news.com)
  • Little Mj funeral cost, YouCaring Fundraising Campaign, June 9, 2017 (www.youcaring.com)
  • Associated Press, "Baby boy dies after being attacked by family dog in Phoenix," KGUN, June 9, 2017 (www.kgun.com)
  • Whitney Bermes, "Woman attacked by pit bulls near Bozeman on Saturday," Bozeman Daily Chronicle, June 26, 2017 (www.bozemandailychronicle.com)
  • "Woman dies after dog attack in Bozeman," KTVQ, June 26, 2017 (www.ktvq.com)
  • Lena Blietz, "UPDATE: Woman attacked by dogs Bozeman," KTVQ, June 26, 2017 (www.ktvq.com)
  • (Update) Whitney Bermes, "Woman attacked by pit bulls near Bozeman on Saturday," Bozeman Daily Chronicle, June 26, 2017 (www.bozemandailychronicle.com)
  • "UPDATE: Woman attacked by dogs Bozeman," KBZK, June 26, 2017 (www.kbzk.com)
  • Associated Press, "Woman fatally injured after 2 dogs mauled her near Bozeman," Billings Gazette, June 26, 2017 (www.billingsgazette.com)
  • "Woman in dog attack declared brain- dead; 2 dogs have been euthanized," KTVQ, June 26, 2017 (www.ktvq.com)
  • "Bozeman woman on life support after dog attack," NBC Montana, June 26, 2017 (www.nbcmontana.com)
  • Lena Blietz, "Owner of dogs involved in fatal attack on Bozeman woman: 'They never showed aggression,'" KTVQ, June 26, 2017 (www.ktvq.com)
  • Associated Press and Ariel Zilber, "Woman, 65, is left brain dead after she was mauled by pitbulls belonging to her tenant who insists the dogs 'were not aggressive,'" Daily Mail, June 27, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • Associated Press, "Montana woman fatally injured by dogs while doing yard work," Fox News, June 27, 2017 (www.foxnews.com)
  • "Woman left brain dead after being attacked by dogs while gardening," Fox News, June 27, 2017 (www.foxnews.com)
  • Jackie Coffin, "Bozeman woman dies after dog attack," ABC Fox Montana, June 27, 2017 (www.abcfoxmontana.com)
  • "Gallatin Co. officials investigate fatal dog attack," NBC Montana, June 27, 2017 (www.nbcmontana.com)
  • Jackie Coffin, "Breed-specific legislation proponents use Bozeman attack as example," ABC Fox Montana, June 28, 2017 (www.abcfoxmontana.com)
  • "Victim of dog attack, Melissa Barnes’ obituary," KTVH, June 28, 2017 (www.ktvh.com)
  • "Fundraiser underway for dog attack victim’s family," KBZK, June 29, 2017 (www.kbzk.com)
  • "Fundraiser held for family of Bozeman woman killed by 2 dogs," KTVQ, June 30, 2017 (www.ktvq.com)
  • Whitney Bermes, " Owner cited in fatal dog attack in Bozeman," Bozeman Daily Chronicle, July 14, 2017 (www.bozemandailychronicle.com)
  • Associated Press, " Owner of Dogs Cited After Fatal Attack," Fox News, July 14, 2017 (www.foxnews.com)
  • Morgan Davies, "Owner of pit bulls who were responsible for death of Bozeman woman facing criminal charges," KBZK, July 14, 2017 (www.kbzk.com)
  • "Dog owner faces charges after pit bulls killed Bozeman woman," KTVH, July 14, 2017 (www.ktvh.com)
  • Whitney Bermes, "Dog owner pleads guilty to charges in fatal dog mauling," Bozeman Daily Chronicle, July 24, 2017 (www.bozemandailychronicle.com)
  • Katheryn Houghton, "Dog owner in fatal dog mauling to pay $15,500," Bozeman Daily Chronicle, September 13, 2017 (www.bozemandailychronicle.com)
  • Associated Press, "Montana man to pay restitution for fatal dog attack," Billings Gazette, September 13, 2017 (www.billingsgazette.com)
  • Death Investigation / McCreary County, Kentucky State Police News Release, July 11, 2017 (www.facebook.com)
  • "Man fatally attacked by dogs in McCreary County," WYMT, July 11, 2017 (www.wymt.com)
  • "KSP: Man Attacked By Dogs In McCreary Co. Dies," LEX18, July 11, 2017 (www.lex18.com)
  • "Pack of dogs attack and kill 79-year-old man," WKYT, July 11, 2017 (www.wkyt.com)
  • Tom Kenny, "Man attacked and killed by pack of dogs," WTVQ, July 11, 2017 (www.wtvq.com)
  • Associated Press, "Police: Video Shows Kentucky Man Fatally Attacked by Dogs," U.S. News & World Report, July 11, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • Bill Estep, "Dogs attack and kill elderly McCreary County man," Lexington Herald Leader, July 11, 2017 (www.kentucky.com)
  • "Dogs put down after killing 79-year-old Kentucky man," Wave 3, July 12, 2017 (www.wave3.com)
  • Catharine Gardner, "Elderly man mauled to death," WWLP-TV, July 12, 2017 (www.wwip.com)
  • "KSP: Man Dies After Being Attacked By Dogs," LEX18, July 12, 2017 (www.lex18.com)
  • "Pack of dogs attacks and kill 79-year- old man," WKYT, July 12, 2017 (www.wkyt.com)
  • (Update) "KSP: Man Dies After Being Attacked By Dogs," LEX18, July 12, 2017 (www.lex18.com)
  • "KSP: Man Dies After Being Attacked By Dogs," LEX18, July 12, 2017 (www.lex18.com)
  • "Funeral arrangements announced for man killed by pack of dogs," WKYT, July 12, 2017 (www.wkyt.com)
  • Obituary, Vinson W. Tucker, McCreary Funeral Home (www.mccrearyfh.com)
  • Jonathan Monk, "Fostoria man dies after being bitten while breaking up pit bull fight," WTOL, July 21, 2017 (www.wtol.com)
  • Brian Bohnert, "Fostoria man dies after attempt to break up dog fight," Review Times, July 22, 2017 (www.reviewtimes.com)
  • Jacob Gurney, "Fostoria man dies after being bitten by dog," The Advertiser-Tribune, July 22, 2017 (www.avertiser-tribune.com)
  • "Fostoria man dies from dog attack injuries," The Courier, July 25, 2017 (www.the courier.com)
  • "Fostoria man fatally mauled when breaking up dogfight," The Toledo Blade, July 23, 2017 (www.theblade.com)
  • "Fostoria Man Killed Trying To Break Up Fight Between Dogs," WKXA, July 24, 2017 (www.wxka.com)
  • Obituary, Michael E. Parks of Fostoria, The Toledo Blade, July 25, 2017 (www.theblade.com)
  • "Man killed trying to break up fight between dogs," WTVG, July 25, 2017 (www.13abc.com)
  • "No charges filed in deadly dog fight," WTVG, July 26, 2017 (www.13abc.com)
  • Four Year Old Killed by Family’s Dogs, El Paso Police Department News Release, July 28, 2017 (www.elpasotexas.gov)
  • Jessica Gonzalez and Jesse Martinez, "Update: Boy, 4, dies after being attacked by family dogs," KFOX14, July 27, 2017 (www.kfoxtv.com)
  • "EPPD: 4-year-old boy killed, mauled by pack of dogs," KVIA, July 27, 2017 (www.kvia.com)
  • "Police identify boy mauled by dogs; mother allegedly left child in trampoline," KVIA, July 28, 2017 (www.kvia.com)
  • (Update) Jessica Gonzalez and Jesse Martinez, "Update: Boy, 4, dies after being attacked by family dogs," KFOX14, July 27, 2017 (www.kfoxtv.com)
  • "UPDATE: Police release name of boy, 4, killed by family dogs," El Paso Times, July 28, 2017 (www.elpasotimes.com)
  • "Texas family’s four dogs attack, kill 4-year-old son," WRIC, July 28, 2017 (www.wric.com)
  • "Texas family’s four dogs attack, kill 4-year-old son," NBC4i, July 28, 2017 (www.nbc4i.com)
  • "4-year-old dies after attack by family’s four dogs," KTSM, July 28, 2017 (www.kron4.com)
  • Associated Press, "El Paso Boy, 4, Mauled to Death in Backyard by Pack of Dogs, U.S. News & World Reports, July 28, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • Josie Ortegon, "Animal Control urges residents to voice concerns about potentially dangerous dogs," KVIA, July 28, 2017 (www.kvia.com)
  • Ryan Hill, "Neighbors say Lower Valley dogs that killed toddler were aggressive," KFOX14, July 28, 2017 (www.kfoxtv.com)
  • Tom Steele, "4-year-old mauled to death by family's 4 dogs in El Paso," Dallas Morning News, July 28, 2017 (www.dallasnews.com)
  • Associated Press, "El Paso boy, 4, mauled to death in backyard by pack of dogs," KRIS-TV, July 29, 2017 (www.kristv.com)
  • Darren Sweeney, "Boy, 4, dies after being attacked by family dogs," Fox 8 Cleveland, July 31, 2017 (www.fox8.com)
  • Jesse Martinez, "Animal services euthanizes dogs that killed 4-year-old boy," KFOX14, July 31, 2017 (www.kfoxtv.com)
  • "3 shepherd mixes, pit bull involved in attack that killed 4-year-old boy," KVIA, July 31, 2017 (www.kvia.com)
  • "Family of boy killed by dogs releases statement: 'This could happen to anyone with pets'," KVIA, August 1, 2017 (www.kvia.com)
  • Genevieve Curtis, "KFOX14 Investigates: CPS investigating family of 4-year-old mauled by dogs," KFOX14, August 2, 2017 (www.kfoxtv.com)
  • Genevieve Curtis, "KFOX14 Investigates: Report shows dogs in child mauling were underweight, unsocialized," KFOX14, August 16, 2017 (www.kfoxtv.com)
  • Jerry Najera, "Department of Animal Services: Dogs involved in child mauling were 'starving'," KVIA, August 18, 2017 (www.kvia.com)
  • "BREAKING: Parents of boy mauled to death by dogs in July arrested," KVIA, September 30, 2017 (www.kvia.com)
  • "Two arrested Friday following death of boy mauled by dogs in Lower Valley," El Paso Times, September 30, 2017 (www.elpasotimes.com)
  • Kayla Melson, "Parents arrested after 4-year-old son killed by family dogs," El Paso Pround, September 30, 2017 (www.elpasoproud.com)
  • Michael Vigil, "Two arrested in death of 4-year-old killed by family dogs," KFOX14, September 30, 2017 (www.kfoxtv.com)
  • Matt Peterson, "Texas women jailed after family dogs 'practically ate' their 4-year- old son," Dallas Morning News, September 30, 2017 (www.dallasnews.com)
  • (Update) Michael Vigil and Adria Iraheta, "Two arrested in death of 4-year-old killed by family dogs," KFOX14, October 1, 2017 (www.kfoxtv.com)
  • Snejana Farberov, "Married lesbian couple are arrested after four of their starving dogs 'practically ate' their four-year-old son who died in the mauling," Daily Mail, October 2, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • "Criminal Complaints: Parents of boy mauled to death used his fear of dogs as discipline," KVIA, October 5, 2017 (www.kvia.com)
  • Jamel Valencia, "Boy killed by family dogs feared pets, according to report," KFOX14, October 5, 2017 (www.kfoxtv.com)
  • (Update) Jamel Valencia and Genevieve Curtis, "Boy killed by family dogs feared pets, according to report," KFOX14, October 6, 2017 (www.kfoxtv.com)
  • Daniel Borunda, "Parents of boy mauled to death threatened to leave him with dogs as punishment, police say," El Paso Times, October 6, 2017 (www.elpasotimes.com)
  • Anne Newman, "Child mauled to death by 2 pit bulls, sheriff says," WYFF, August 1, 2017 (www.wyff4.com)
  • Sierra Hancock, "Coroner: 1-year-old child killed after attacked by dog in Hartwell," Fox Carolina, August 1, 2017 (www.foxcarolina.com)
  • Hart County, Georgia Child Death Investigation, Georgia Bureau of Investigation News Release, August 2, 2017 (gbi.georgia.gov)
  • Christopher Buchan, "Baby mauled to death by pit bulls in east Georgia," 11 Alive, August 2, 2017 (www.11alive.com)
  • "Grandmother charged after Hartwell toddler mauled to death," WSPA, August 2, 2017 (www.wspa.com)
  • Sierra Hancock, "Police: 1 arrested after 1-year-old child killed in dog attack in Hartwell," Fox Carolina, August 1, 2017 (www.foxcarolina.com)
  • Associated Press, "Georgia toddler mauled to death by 2 pit bulls," Washington Post, August 2, 2017 (www.washingtonpost.com)
  • (Update) "Toddler killed by dogs, grandmother charged," WSPA, August 2, 2017 (www.wspa.com)
  • Charles Robertson, "Fatal Dog Attack In Hartwell-Update," WLHR Radio, August 2, 2017 (www.921wlhr.com)
  • Kim Wade, "GBI charges grandmother in fatal dog attack on toddler grandson," WSAV, August 2, 2017 (www.wsav.com)
  • Minyvonne Burke, "Georgia grandmother charged after pit bulls kill grandson," New York Daily News, August 2, 2017 (www.nydailynews.com)
  • Steve Burns, "Toddler killed by pit bulls; grandmother charged with second-degree murder," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 2, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Sophia Choi, "Grandmother charged after toddler killed by pit bulls," WSB-TV, August 2, 2017 (www.wsbtv.com)
  • Associated press and Regina Graham, "Georgia grandmother charged with murder after her two pit bulls 'brutally mauled' her toddler grandson to death," Daily Mail, August 2, 2017 (www.dailymail.com)
  • Sierra Hancock, "Police: Grandmother received multiple citations before dog attack killing baby," Fox Carolina, August 2, 2017 (www.foxcarolina.com)
  • Previous Incident Reports (6), Hartwell Police Department, Fox Carolina, August 2, 2017 (www.foxcarolina.com)
  • Adam Carlson, "Ga. Grandmother Charged with Murder After Dogs Maul Her Toddler Grandson to Death," People, August 2, 2017 (www.people.com)
  • Carla Field, "Woman charged with murder after her pit bulls attack and kill her grandson," WYFF, August 2, 2017 (www.wyff4.com)
  • "Woman charged after her pit bulls kill her grandson," WTOL, August 2, 2017 (www.wtol.com)
  • Alesha Ray, "Ga. Grandmother charged after 20-month old was killed by dogs," WJBF, August 4, 2017 (www.wjbf.com)
  • Obituary, Paris Adams, Coile-Hall-Spagnoli Funeral Home (www.chsfuneralhome.com)
  • Holly Steuart, General Manager, "WTVM Editorial 8/6/17: Breed specific Sterilization," WTVM, August 5, 2017 (www.wtvm.com)
  • Jim Wilcox, General Manager, "Editorial: Sterilizing one breed of dog," WALB, August 8, 2017 (www.walb.com)
  • Dawn Gagnon, "Bangor infant dies after the child was injured by ‘family pet’," Bangor Daily News, August 6, 2017 (www.bangordailynews.com)
  • Chloe Teboe, "Infant pronounced dead after being injured by family dog," WCSH-TV, August 6, 2017 (www.qcsh6.com)
  • Beth Quimby, "Baby injured by family pet in Bangor dies," Portland Press Herald, August 6, 2017 (www.pressherald.com)
  • Associated Press, "Baby Injured by Family Pet Dies From Injuries in Maine," U.S. News & Word Report, August 6, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • (Update) Dawn Gagnon, "Bangor infant dies after the child was injured by ‘family pet’," Bangor Daily News, August 6, 2017 (www.bangordailynews.com)
  • (Update) Beth Quimby, "Baby injured by family pet in Bangor dies," Portland Press Herald, August 6, 2017 (www.pressherald.com)
  • Judy Harrison, "Family dog that fatally mauled newborn boy to be euthanized," Bangor Daily News, August 7, 2017 (www.bangordailynews.com)
  • Emily Tadlock, "Dog Who Attacked and Killed Infant Boy in Bangor Will be Euthanized," WABI-TV, August 7, 2017 (www.wabi.tv)
  • Tennyson Coleman, "Introducing your family pet to your children," WLBZ-TV, August 8, 2017 (www.wlbz2.com)
  • Associated Press, "Family dog to be euthanized after fatal mauling of infant in Bangor," Portland Press Herald, August 8, 2017 (www.pressherald.com)
  • Brittany Taylor, "8-week-old infant mauled, killed by family's dog, officials say," Click2Houston, August 20, 2017 (www.click2houston.com)
  • Keri Blakinger, "Baby mauled to death by family dog in north Houston," Houston Chronicle, August 20, 2017 (www.chron.com)
  • Miya Shay, "Dogs euthanized after 8-week-old infant mauled to death, sources confirm," KTRK, August 20, 2017 (www.abc13.com)
  • "2-month-old dies after being attacked by dogs," KHOU, August 20, 2017 (www.khou.com)
  • (Update) Brittany Taylor, "8-week-old infant mauled, killed by family's dog, officials say," Click2Houston, August 20, 2017 (www.click2houston.com)
  • (Update) Miya Shay, "Dogs euthanized after 8-week-old infant mauled to death, sources confirm," KTRK, August 20, 2017 (www.abc13.com)
  • Miya Shay, "Police identify 8-week-old baby killed by family dogs," KTRK, August 21, 2017 (www.abc13.com)
  • Margaret Kadifa and Keri Blakinger, "Baby mauled to death by family dog in north Houston," Houston Chronicle, August 21, 2017 (www.chron.com)
  • Associated Press, "Houston Police say Baby Boy Fatally Mauled by Family Dog," U.S. News & World Report, August 21, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • Jared Leone, "8-week-old mauled to death by family dogs," WPXI, August 21, 2017 (www.wpxi.com)
  • "Texas boy, 2, mauled to death by family dog," Fox News, August 21, 2017 (www.foxnews.com)
  • Justin J. Reyes, "Two-month-old baby killed by family dogs," KGNS-TV, August 21, 2017 (www.kgns.tv)
  • Keri Blakinger, "Family dogs euthanized after mauling baby in north Houston home," Houston Chronicle, August 21, 2017 (www.chron.com)
  • Dave Burke, "Two-month-old baby boy is mauled to death by a Labrador mix and a Giant Schnauzer - as shelter confirms both dogs will be tested for rabies and destroyed," Daily Mail, August 21, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • "BARC advises on how to acclimate dogs to newborns after deadly incident ," KTRK, August 21, 2017 (www.abc13.com)
  • "Investigation into Infant’s Death at 5918 Nelwyn," City of Houston News Release, August 21, 2017 (www.cityofhouston.com)
  • "Un bebé de dos meses murió en Texas tras ser mordido por dos perros en su residencia," (A two-month-old baby died in Texas after being bitten by two dogs in his home), Univision, August 22, 2017 (www.univision.com)
  • "In Memory Of Michael James Obergas," GoFundMe, August 22, 2017 (www.gofundme.com)
  • "Woman bleeds to death after getting attacked by a dog," WJHG-TV, August 28, 2017 (www.wjhg.com)
  • Brady Calhoun, "Fountain Woman Killed in Dog Attack," WMBB-TV, August 28, 2017 (www.mypanhandle.com)
  • "Woman checking on vacationing daughter’s pit bull is attacked, killed by dog, deputies say," WMBB-TV, August 28, 2017 (www.wncn.com)
  • Byron Khalil, "Neighbors in Fountain reeling after woman dies from pit bull bite wounds," WJHG, August 28, 2017 (www.wjhg.com)
  • Byron Khalil, "Dogsitter mauled to death," WJHG, August 29, 2017 (www.wwlp.com)
  • "Florida woman dies following pit bull attack," WCTV, August 29, 2017 (www.wctv.com)
  • "Florida woman dies after being attacked by pit bull she was taking care of for her daughter," WJGH-TV, August 29, 2017 (www.ksnt.com)
  • Associated Press, "Pit bull kills elderly dog-sitter after attacking dachshund," WCYB, August 29, 2017 (www.wcyb.com)
  • Zack McDonald, "UPDATE: Pit bull kills Fountain woman, likely will be euthanized," Panama City News Herald, August 29, 2017 (www.newsherald.com)
  • Ashton Williams, "No Animal Control in Calhoun County," WMBB-TV, August 30, 2017 (www.mypanhandle.com)
  • Obituary, Alicia Malagon, Vista Funeral Home (www.vistafuneralhomes.com)
  • Obituary, Grace Ready Walks, The Palm Beach Post, September 3, 2017 (www.legacy.com)
  • Merris Badcock, "Contact 5 investigates 'dangerous dog' list, uncovers fatal dog attack in Palm Beach Co.," WPTV, November 1, 2017 (www.wptv.com)
  • Dog Bite Report, Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control, Received November 9, 2017 (www.pbcgov.com)
NOTE: Victim's name also stated as "Grace Ellen Walks."
  • "Woman dies from injuries sustained in pit bull attack in Neshoba Co.," WTOK, September 20, 2017 (www.wtok.com)
  • Anita Lee, "Her son lost a leg in a pit bull attack, but another woman just lost her life," The Sun Herald, September 21, 2017 (www.sunherald.com)
  • "Mississippi woman mauled by pit bull dies," Herald Courier, September 21, 2017 (www.heraldcourier.com)
  • (Update) "Woman dies from injuries sustained in pit bull attack in Neshoba Co.," WTOK, September 20, 2017 (www.wtok.com)
  • Associated Press, " Mississippi Woman Mauled by Pit Bull Dies," U.S. News & World Report, September 21, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • Obituary, Connie Holley Storey, Legacy.com, September 23, 2017 (www.legacy.com)
  • Debbie Burt Myers, "Woman, mauled by pit bull, remembered for sweet nature," The Neshoba Democrat, September 27, 2017 (www.neshobademocrat.com)
  • "KCSO investigating death of 1 month old baby," KnoxPages, September 20, 2017 (www.knoxpages.com)
  • Nick Sabo, "Infant killed by dog," Mount Vernon News, September 20, 2017 (www.mountvernonnews.com)
  • "911 Call: Dog killed infant at Knox County home," 10tv.com, September 20, 2017 (www.10tv.com)
  • "Deputies investigating if dog killed infant at Knox County home," WSYX/WTTE, September 20, 2017 (www.abc6onyourside.com)
  • Ted Hart, "Deputies: Dog may have killed infant in Knox County," NBC4i.com, September 20, 2017 (www.nbc4i.com)
  • Dean Narciso, "Knox County sheriff investigating report that infant was killed by dog," The Columbus Dispatch, September 20, 2017 (www.dispatch.com)
  • (Update) Dean Narciso, "Knox County sheriff investigating report that infant was killed by dog," The Columbus Dispatch, September 20, 2017 (www.dispatch.com)
  • (Update) "911 Call: Dog killed infant at Knox County home," 10tv.com, September 20, 2017 (www.10tv.com)
  • "Ohio man tells investigators dog killed 1-month- old son," Cleveland.com, September 21, 2017 (www.cleveland.com)
  • Associated Press, "Ohio Authorities Investigating Reported Dog Attack of Infant," U.S. News & World Report, September 21, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • "Ohio authorities investigating reported dog attack of infant," WFMJ, September 21, 2017 (www.wfmj.com)
  • "Dogs that possibly killed Knox Co. infant euthanized as part of investigation," NBC4i.com, September 21, 2017 (www.nbc4i.com)
  • Nick Sabo, "Autopsy set on infant’s death," Mount Vernon News, September 21, 2017 (www.mountvernonnews.com)
  • Zach Tuggle, "Dogs euthanized after 1-month-old baby found dead," USA Today, September 21, 2017 (www.usatoday.com)
  • Csaba Sukosd and Tom Bosco, "Pit bulls euthanized after Knox County man says one killed his infant son," September 21, 2017 (www.myfox28columbus.com)
  • Nick Sabo, "Coroner: Dog attack killed infant," Mount Vernon News, September 27, 2017 (www.mountvernonnews.com)
  • "Knox Co. Coroner confirms dog killed infant boy," NBC4i.com, September 27, 2017 (www.nbc4i.com)
  • Lou Whitmire, "Knox County coroner: Family dog killed infant," Mansfield News Journal, September 27, 2017 (www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com)
  • Associated Press, "Coroner: 1-month-old boy found dead killed by family dog," Herald Courier, September 28, 2017 (www.heraldcourier.com)
  • "Dog killed 1-month-old child in Ohio home, coroner rules," Cleveland.com, September 27, 2017 (www.cleveland.com)
  • "Coroner: 1-month-old boy found dead killed by family dog," WHIO, September 28, 2017 (www.whio.com)
  • "Family dog killed baby in bassinet, coroner says," CBS News, September 28, 2017 (www.cbsnews.com)
  • Jared Gilmour, "Police euthanized a family’s two dogs to figure out which one killed their infant," The Bellingham Herald, September 28, 2017 (www.bellinghamherald.com)
  • Bethany Bruner, "No charges to be filed in Knox County infant dog mauling," Newark Advocate, September 28, 2017 (www.newarkadvocate.com)
  • "No charges after dog mauls, kills one-month-old in Knox County," WSYX/WTTE, September 29, 2017 (www.abc6onyourside.com)
  • Associated Press, "Prosecutor: No charges for Ohio dog attack that killed baby," Seattle Times, September 29, 2017 (www.seattletimes.com)
  • Dean Narciso, "Prosecutor: No charges for father of infant killed by pit bull," The Columbus Dispatch, September 29, 2017 (www.dispatch.com)
  • "Prosecutor: No charges for Ohio dog attack that killed baby," Tristate Update, September 29, 2017 (www.tristateupdate.com)
  • Minyvonne Burke, "Father won't face charges after pit bull attacks, kills newborn," New York Daily News, September 29, 2017 (www.nydailynews.com)
  • (Update) Bethany Bruner, "No charges to be filed in Knox County infant dog mauling," Newark Advocate, September 29, 2017 (www.newarkadvocate.com)
  • Obituary, Barrett Ethan Hagans, Snyder Funeral Home (www.snyderfuneralhomes.com)
  • For Immediate Release, Gilmer County Sheriff's Office, September 28, 2017 (facebook.com)
  • Gilmer County Sheriff's Office Incident Report: The pit bull mauling death of Kathy Nichelson, September 28, 2017 (gilmer.fetchyournews.com
  • Gilmer County Sheriff's Office Supplemental Incident Report: The pit bull mauling death of Kathy Nichelson, September 28, 2017 (gilmer.fetchyournews.com)
  • Tiffany McCall, "Woman's death under investigation after dog mauls her," WXIA, September 28, 2017 (www.11alive.com)
  • "Police: 61-year-old woman attacked, killed by dog," CBS46, September 28, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Lisa Pritchard, "Fatality results from Dog Attack in Cherry Log Georgia," FetchYourNews.com, September 28, 2017 (gilmer.fetchyournews.com)
  • Lonnie Adams, "Details Reveal Victims of Dog Attack," FetchYourNews.com, September 29, 2017 (gilmer.fetchyournews.com)
  • "More Details on Recent Dog Attack in Cherry Log," FetchYourNews.com, September 29, 2017 (gilmer.fetchyournews.com)
  • LaTasha Givens and Christopher Buchanan, "Family in shock after great-grandmother mauled to death by dog," WXIA, September 29, 2017 (www.11alive.com)
  • "Woman dies after pit bull attack," WSB-TV, September 29, 2017 (www.wsbtv.com)
  • Gilmer County Sheriff, "Woman killed by dog in Cherry Log," Times Courier, September 29, 2017 (www.timescourier.com)
  • For Immediate Release - Update, Gilmer County Sheriff's Office, September 29, 2017 (facebook.com)
  • Mark Millican, "Woman Killed By Dog," Times Courier, October 3, 2017 (www.timescourier.com)
  • Lonnie Adams, "Dog Owner Arrested in Investigation," FetchYourNews.com, October 5, 2017 (gilmer.fetchyournews.com)
  • Gilmer County Sheriff's Office Incident Report: The arrest of Dante Holloway, October 5, 2017 (gilmer.fetchyournews.com)
  • "Owner of pit bull charged after woman was attacked, killed," CBS46, October 6, 2017 (www.cbs46.com)
  • Alexis Stevens, "Georgia man arrested after his pit bull kills 88-pound great-grandmother," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, October 6, 2017 (www.ajc.com)
  • Lonnie Adams, "Incident Report Releases Details on Dog Attack," FetchYourNews.com, October 6, 2017 (gilmer.fetchyournews.com)
  • "7-Year-Old Killed By Pit Bulls In Lowell," CBS Boston, October 21, 2017 (boston.cbslocal.com)
  • Jacob Carozza, "Young boy killed by dog in Lowell," The Boston Globe, October 21, 2017 (www.bostonglobe.com)
  • Mike Carraggi, "7-Year-Old Boy Killed in Lowell Pit Bull Attack," Patch.com, October 21, 2017 (www.patch.com)
  • Lucas Ropek, "7-year-old boy killed in pit bull attack in Lowell," Masslive.com, October 21, 2017 (www.masslive.com)
  • Aaron Curtis, "Boy, 7, killed in Lowell pit bull attack (VIDEO)," Lowell Sun, October 21, 2017 (www.lowellsun.com)
  • Brian Dowling and Owen Boss, "DA: 7-year-old boy killed in Lowell pit bull attack," Boston Herald, October 21, 2017 (www.bostonherald.com)
  • "DA: 7-year-old boy dead after being attacked by two pit bulls," WCVB, October 21, 2017 (www.wcvb.com)
  • "7-year-old mauled to death by dog in Lowell," Boston 25 News, October 22, 2017 (www.fox25boston.com)
  • Kerri Corrado, "7-year-old dies after being attacked by 2 pit bulls in Lowell," WHDH, October 22, 2017 (www.whdh.com)
  • Associated Press, "Boy, 7, killed by pair of pit bulls in Massachusetts," Press Herald, October 22, 2017 (www.pressherald.com)
  • John Hilliard, "Lowell neighborhood in shock over death of boy in pit bull attack," The Boston Globe, October 22, 2017 (www.bostonglobe.com)
  • (Update) John Hilliard, "Lowell neighborhood in shock over death of boy in pit bull attack," The Boston Globe, October 22, 2017 (www.bostonglobe.com)
  • Megan Sheets, "Boy, seven, is mauled to death by two pit bulls after he entered their pen," Daily Mail, October 22, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • Drew Karedes, "Family and friends hold vigil for 7-year old killed by dogs," Boston 25 News, October 22, 2017 (www.fox25boston.com)
  • Kim Tunnicliffe, "Lowell Neighborhood Mourns Little Boy Killed By Dogs," CBS Boston, October 22, 2017 (boston.cbslocal.com)
  • (Update) Kim Tunnicliffe and Tiffany Chan, "Lowell Neighborhood Mourns Little Boy Killed By Dogs," CBS Boston, October 22, 2017 (boston.cbslocal.com)
  • Travis M. Andrews, "‘It’s my baby. It’s my baby’: Two pit bulls fatally maul 7-year-old boy in Mass., authorities say," Washington Post, October 23, 2017 (www.washingtonpost.com)
  • Aaron Curtis, "Ordinance on Lowell books followed string of pit bull incidents," Lowell Sun, October 22, 2017 (www.lowellsun.com)
  • Amaris Castillo and Aaron Curtis, "A boy dead, a Lowell neighborhood shaken (VIDEO)," Lowell Sun, October 23, 2017 (www.lowellsun.com)
  • Chris Villani, "Bill to ban insurance breed bias still on table," Boston Herald, October 23, 2017 (www.bostonherald.com)
  • Victoria Warren, "Lowell community holds vigil for 7-year-old killed in pit bull attack," WHDH, October 23, 2017 (www.whdh.com)
  • Minyvonne Burke, "Child playing outside with brother mauled to death by two pit bulls," New York Daily News, October 23, 2017 (www.nydailynews.com)
  • Christina Hager, "Lowell School District Mourns ‘Vibrant’ Student Killed In Pit Bull Attack," CBS Boston, October 23, 2017 (boston.cbslocal.com)
  • Melissa Hanson, "7-year-old boy mauled to death by dogs remembered during Lowell vigil," Masslive.com, October 23, 2017 (www.masslive.com)
  • Robert Goulston, "Neighborhood mourns 7-year-old boy mauled to death by pit bulls," Boston 25 News, October 23, 2017 (www.fox25boston.com)
  • Daniel S. Levine, "Pit Bulls Maul 7-Year-Old Boy to Death," PopCulture, October 23, 2017 (www.popculture.com)
  • Stephanie Coueignoux, "Lowell city councilor considering pit bull ban after child was mauled to death," Boston 25 News, October 23, 2017 (www.fox25boston.com)
  • Kimberly Bookman, "Aunt: Boy mauled to death by pit bulls was ‘loveable,’ straight-A student," WHDH, October 23, 2017 (www.whdh.com)
  • Amanda Keane, "Local trainer weighs in on pit bull safety," Western Mass News, October 23, 2017 (www.westernmassnews.com)
  • Robert Mills, "Pit bull meets hail of police gunfire more than a mile from killing scene," Lowell Sun, October 23, 2017 (www.lowellsun.com)
  • Michael Levenson, "Debate over banning pit bulls is reignited after death of 7-year-old," The Boston Globe, October 23, 2017 (www.bostonglobe.com)
  • Forrest Hanson, "Fifteen people 'stood by and watched' a 7-year-old boy get 'mauled to death by veteran's emotional support pit bulls'," Daily Mail, October 23, 2017 (www.dailymail.co.uk)
  • "7-year-old boy mauled to death by pit bulls," 10TV.com, October 23, 2017 (www.10tv.com)
  • "Debate over banning pit bulls reignited by child's death," WCVB, October 23, 2017 (www.wcvb.com)
  • O’Ryan Johnson, "Neighbors: Pit bull attack victim like ‘little brother’," Boston Herald, October 23, 2017 (www.bostonherald.com)
  • Associated Press, "Massachusetts lawmaker calls for ban on pit bulls after boy mauled to death," WHEC, October 23, 2017 (www.whec.com)
  • "Pit bull attack: Child's death reignites official's call for banning breed," Boston 25 News, October 23, 2017 (www.daytondailynews.com)
  • Laurel J. Sweet, "Lowell boy, 7, killed by pit bulls: ‘No one knew what to do’," Boston Herald, October 23, 2017 (www.bostonherald.com)
  • Robert Mills, "Killer pit bull free for over an hour in Lowell after attack," Lowell Sun, October 24, 2017 (www.lowellsun.com)
  • Todd Feathers, "city moves to assist family of dog attack victim," Lowell Sun, October 24, 2017 (www.lowellsun.com)
  • Jake Johnson, "Lowell council votes to look into controlling pit bulls," The Boston Globe, October 25, 2017 (www.bostonglobe.com)
  • "EDITORIAL: Let Lowell establish own rules on pit bulls," Lowell Sun, October 26, 2017 (www.lowellsun.com)
  • "PETA calls for ban on pit bull breeding after Lowell boy is mauled to death," WHDH, October 26, 2017 (www.whdh.com)
  • "Source: Lowell pit bulls that killed child were owned illegally," Boston 25 News, October 26, 2017 (www.fox25boston.com)
  • Kevin Cullen, "In Memory of Javian Candolario," The Boston Globe, October 27, 2017 (www.bostonglobe.com)
  • Chris Lisinski, "Officials; Pit bulls in fatal Lowell attack not registered," Lowell Sun, October 28, 2017 (www.lowellsun.com)
  • Evan Allen, "Boy killed by pit bulls in Lowell is mourned at funeral," The Boston Globe, October 28, 2017 (www.bostonglobe.com)
  • Associated Press, "7-Year-Old Boy Attacked and Killed by Dogs," Time, October 28, 2017 (www.time.com)
  • Associated Press, "Funeral held for boy attacked, killed by 2 pit bulls ," The Registered-Herald, October 28, 2017 (www.register-herald.com)
  • "Editorial: Cities, towns, muzzled," Boston Herald, October 30, 2017 (www.bostonherald.com)
  • Lori Welbourne, "Pitbull ban would have prevented dog attack," The Daily Courier, October 30, 0217 (www.kelownadailycourier.com)
  • Stephanie Coueignoux, "Lowell officials could have known about illegal pit bulls before fatal attack," Boston 25 News, October 30, 2017 (www.fox25boston.com)
  • Kori Tuitt, "Second pit bull involved in fatal attack euthanized Wednesday," Lowell Sun, November 1, 2017 (www.lowellsun.com)
  • Associated Press, "Death of boy attacked by 2 pit bulls is ruled an accident," The Republic, November 1, 2017 (www.therepublic.com)
  • Kori Tuitt, "2nd dog killed after fatal attack on Lowell boy, 7 (VIDEO)," Lowell Sun, November 2, 2017 (www.lowellsun.com)
  • Obituary, Javien Candelario, Lowell Sun, November 3, 2017 (www.lowellsun.com)
  • "Death Investigation," Johnson County Sheriff's Office, October 31, 2017 (www.johnsoncosheriff.com)
  • Laura Simon, "Johnson County Woman Found Dead In Driveway After Apparent Animal Attack," KFSM, October 31, 2017 (www.5newsonline.com)
  • (Update) Laura Simon, "Johnson County Woman Found Dead In Driveway After Apparent Animal Attack," KFSM, October 31, 2017 (www.5newsonline.com)
  • Victoria Price, "75 Year Old Johnson Co Woman Dies in Driveway," Arkansas Matters, October 31, 2017 (www.arkansasmatters.com)
  • Matthew Mershon, "Johnson County woman's death believed to be result of a dog attack," KATV, November 1, 2017 (www.katv.com)
  • Dave Huges, "Coroner sees death of Arkansas woman as likely a dog attack," ArkansasOnline, November 1, 2017 (www.arkansasonline.com)
  • (Update) Victoria Price, "75 Year Old Johnson Co Woman Dies in Driveway," Arkansas Matters, November 6, 2017 (www.arkansasmatters.com)
  • Adam Roberts, "Crime lab releases cause of death for Johnson Co. woman," 4029 News, November 6, 2017 (www.4029tv.com)
  • "UPDATE: More Details Released In Local Mauling Death," KATV, November 6, 2017 (www.katv.com)
  • Obituary, Sharon Lee Lindemann, Hardwicke Funeral Home (www.meaningfulfunerals.net)
  • Travis Simpson, "Apparent animal attack kills woman," The Courier, November 7, 2017 (www.couriernews.com)
  • John Deike, "Cleveland infant killed by family dog," Cleveland 19 News, November 3, 2017 (www.cleveland19.com)
  • Kara Sutyak, "Family dog bites baby in Cleveland; infant dies at hospital," Fox 8 News, November 3, 2017 (www.fox8.com)
  • "Infant killed by family dog in Cleveland," WKYC, November 3, 2017 (www.wkyc.com)
  • "Newborn mauled to death by family dog," News 5 Cleveland, November 3, 2017 (www.news5cleveland.com)
  • Justin Madden, "2-week-old baby dies after dog bite in Cleveland, police say," Cleveland.com, November 3, 2017 (www.cleveland.com)
  • Justin Madden, "Officials identify baby killed by family dog in Cleveland," Cleveland.com, November 4, 2017 (www.cleveland.com)
  • Associated Press, "Police: Baby Dies After Attack by Family Dog in Cleveland," U.S. News and World Reports, November 4, 2017 (www.usnews.com)
  • Associated Press, "Two-week-old baby died from bite by family’s German shepherd after dog got loose," Fox 8 News, November 5, 2017 (www.fox8.com)
  • Victor Williams, "Neighborhood reacts to child killed by German Shepherd," Cleveland 19 News, November 5, 2017 (www.cleveland19.com)
  • Associated Press, "Infant dies after German shepherd bites her," Fox News, November 5, 2017 (www.foxnews.com)
  • Christine S. Carroll, "Hamlet man killed by dogs as 9-year-old neighbor tries to save him," Richmond County Daily Journal, November 4, 2017 (www.yourdailyjournal.com)
  • "Elderly man mauled, killed by his dogs in Richmond County," WSOCTV, November 4, 2017 (www.wsoctv.com)
  • Christine S. Carroll, "Hamlet police still trying to locate next of kin for man killed by dogs," Richmond County Daily Journal, November 6, 2017 (www.yourdailyjournal.com)
  • "Hamlet police release name of mauling victim," Richmond County Daily Journal, November 9, 2017 (www.yourdailyjournal.com)
  • "Police identify elderly man mauled to death by his dogs in Richmond Co.," WSOCTV, November 9, 2017 (www.wsoctv.com)
  • (Update) "Hamlet police release name of mauling victim," Richmond County Daily Journal, November 9, 2017 (www.yourdailyjournal.com)