2019 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.

  • "Dogs kill county woman," Grenada Star, January 11, 2019 (grenadastar.com)
  • DeAngelo Vaxter, " Dogs kill woman," WJTV, January 11, 2019 (wjtv.com)
  • (Update) Reggie Ross, "Dogs kill county woman," Grenada Star, January 11, 2019 (grenadastar.com)
  • Video Transcription, "Sheriff: 70-year-old Grenada County woman attacked, killed by dogs," WTVA, January 11, 2019 (wtva.com)
  • (Update) Daniella Oropeza, "Sheriff: 70-year-old Grenada County woman attacked, killed by dogs," WTVA, January 12, 2019 (wtva.com)
  • China Lee, "Sheriff: 70-year-old Grenada County woman attacked, killed by dogs," WLBT, January 12, 2019 (wlbt.com)
  • Reggie Ross, "Seven dogs attacked county resident," Grenada Star, January 14, 2019 (grenadastar.com)
  • Obituary, Dianne Reves of Grenada, Mississippi, McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service (mckibbenandguinn.com)
  • "A Joshua Tree woman dies after being attacked by four dogs," San Bernadino Sheriff's Department - SBSD - Morongo Basin Sheriff's Department News Release, January 17, 2019 (local.nixle.com)
  • "Woman Mauled to Death by 4 Dogs She Was Caring For in Her Joshua Tree-Area Home," KTLA, January 17, 2019 (ktla.com)
  • "Joshua Tree woman fatally attacked by four dogs," KESQ, January 17, 2019 (kesq.com)
  • "Joshua tree woman dies after being attacked by four pit bulls," z1077 FM, January 17, 2019 (z1077fm.com)
  • "Elderly Woman Died After Being Attacked by Family Dogs," [24]7 Headline, January 17, 2019 (247headline.com)
  • "Joshua Tree woman fatally mauled by four pit bulls living at her home," Desert Sun, January 17, 2019 (desertsun.com)
  • (Update) Brooke Bear, "Joshua Tree woman fatally attacked by four dogs," KESQ, January 17, 2019 (kesq.com)
  • Associated Press, "70-year-old Joshua Tree woman killed by 4 pit bulls," AP News, January 17, 2019 (apnews.com)
  • "Joshua Tree Woman Dies After Being Mauled By 4 Pit Bulls," CBS Los Angeles, January 18, 2019 (losangeles.cbslocal.com)
  • Sarah Trott and Jesus Reyes, " Witnesses & family give conflicting accounts on deadly dog attack," KESQ, January 18, 2019 (kesq.com)
  • Brian Rokos, "‘All we want is justice,’ brother says after pit bulls kill Joshua Tree woman," The Press-Enterprise, January 18, 2019 (sbsun.com)
  • Jené Estrada, "Woman, 70, killed by dogs," Hi-Desert Star, January 18, 2019 (hidesertstar.com)
  • (Update) Sarah Trott and Jesus Reyes, " Witnesses & family give conflicting accounts on deadly dog attack," KESQ, January 19, 2019 (kesq.com)
  • Obituary, Lana Iris Bergman, Wiefels Cremation and Funeral Service (wiefels.com)
  • Nicolette Perrone, "85-year-old man ‘mauled’ by two dogs, saved by neighbor," KFDA, January 8, 2019 (newschannel10.com)
  • David Lovejoy, "Neighbor Saves Elderly Man In Dog Attack," KGNC News Now, January 9, 2019 (kgncnewsnow.com)
  • Obituary, Edward "Ed" Dewitt, Cox Funeral Home of Amarillo (coxfuneralhome.com)
  • "Child mauled by dog in Guthrie dies from injuries," February 7, 2019 (whop.com)
  • Madison Martin, "Child dies after mauling by family dog," WBKO, February 8, 2019 (wbko.com)
  • Melissa Ratliff, "Child Killed By Family Dog In Mauling," Lex18, February 8, 2019 (lex18.com)
  • Associated Press, "Kentucky Child Killed in Attack by Family Pit Bull Mix Dog," U.S. News & World Reports, February 8, 2019 (usnews.com)
  • (Update) Madison Martin, "Child dies after mauling by family dog," WBKO, February 8, 2019 (wbko.com)
  • Obituary, Ashton Mikael McGhee, Gamble Funeral Home (gamblefuneralhome.com)