2020 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.

  • Funeral Cost for Kay Frances Chisholm, Facebook, January 8, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Obituary, Kay Torres, DeVargas Funeral Home of Taos (devargastaos.com)
  • John Miller, "Woman killed in suspected dog attack at Taos Pueblo," The Taos News, January 16, 2020 (taosnews.com)
  • Associated Press, "Taos Pueblo Woman Death May Have Stemmed From Dog Attack," U.S. News & World Report, January 16, 2020 (usnews.com)
  • (Update) John Miller, "FBI: Autopsy showed no evidence of homicide," The Taos News, January 17, 2020 (taosnews.com)
  • Press release, Montgomery County Coroner, Dr. Kent Harshbarger, January 13, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • "UPDATE: 4-month-old dies after dog attack at Dayton home," Dayton Daily News, January 13, 2020 (daytondailynews.com)
  • "Infant dies after being attacked by family dog in Dayton home," WDTN, January 13, 2020 (wdtn.com)
  • "UPDATE: 4-month-old dies after dog attack at Dayton home," Journal-News, January 13, 2020 (journal-news.com)
  • "Infant dies after being attacked by family dog in Dayton home," WDTN, January 13, 2020 (wdtn.com)
  • (Update) "Infant dies after being attacked by family dog in Dayton home," WDTN, January 13, 2020 (wdtn.com)
  • "4-month-old child dies following dog attack," WKRC, January 14, 2020 (wkrc.com)
  • Parker Perry, "9-1-1 call: Dayton baby killed by dog found alone on floor, not breathing," Dayton Daily News, January 14, 2020 (daytondailynews.com)
  • (Update) Parker Perry, "Baby attacked by dog found on floor not breathing," WHIO, January 14, 2020 (whio.com)
  • Jimmy McCloskey, "Four month-old baby girl savaged to death by her family's pet pit bull," Metro News, January 14, 2020 (metro.co.uk)
  • Parker Perry, "9-1-1 caller in baby's dog mauling death: 'I don't know what happened'," Dayton Daily News, January 15, 2020 (daytondailynews.com)
  • Parker Perry, "Dayton mother of dead baby attacked by dog was sleeping on couch, search warrant says," Dayton Daily News, January 15, 2020 (daytondailynews.com)
  • Harriet Sokmensuer, "4-Month-Old Ohio Baby Is Mauled to Death by Family Dog," People, January 15, 2020 (people.com)
  • "Search warrant: Mother asleep, prescription drugs found when baby killed by dog," WDTN, January 15, 2020 (wdtn.com)
  • (Update) Parker Perry, "Warrant: Mom of dead Dayton baby attacked by dog was sleeping on couch," Dayton Daily News, January 16, 2020 (daytondailynews.com)
  • Mary Shoup, Linkedin Profile (linkedin.com)
  • "Coroner: Man fatally attacked by pit bull in Rockcastle County," WKYT, January 10, 2020 (wkyt.com)
  • "Man dies after being mauled by dog in Rockcastle County," LEX 18, January 10, 2020 (lex18.com)
  • "Coroner: Dog attacks, kills man in Rockcastle County," WYMT, January 10, 2020 (wymt.com)
  • "Man fatally attacked by dog in Rockcastle County," WDKY, January 10, 2020 (foxlexington.com)
  • "Death investigation underway after man attacked by dog," WTVQ, January 10, 2020 (wtvq.com)
  • Mike Stunson and Karla Ward, "Pit bull killed after man found dead in Rockcastle County, KY," Lexington Herald Leader, January 10, 2020 (kentucky.com)
  • (Update) "Death investigation underway after man attacked by dog," WTVQ, January 10, 2020 (wtvq.com)
  • Michael Berk, "KSP investigating death; Man bitten by dog at home," LEX 18, January 11, 2020 (lex18.com)
  • "Victim's name released in Rockcastle dog attack, woman charged with murder," WKYT, January 11, 2020 (wkyt.com)
  • (Update) "UPDATE: Woman charged with murder following dog attack," WTVQ, January 11, 2020 (wtvq.com)
  • Jordan Whitake, "UPDATE: Victim in apparent dog attack identified," WYMT, January 11, 2020 (wymt.com)
  • "Woman charged with murder following fatal dog attack," LEX 18, January 11, 2020 (lex18.com)
  • Paula Froelich, "Man mauled to death by dog on street called Pug Lane," New York Post, January 11, 2020 (nypost.com)
  • "UPDATE: Victim's name released in Kentucky pit bull attack; woman now charged with murder," WKYT, January 11, 2020 (wave3.com)
  • Robert Gearty, "Fatal Kentucky pit bull attack on Pug Lane leads to woman's arrest for murder," Fox News, January 12, 2020 (foxnews.com)
  • Krista Frost, "Rockcastle Co. murder suspect in court," WKYT, January 12, 2020 (wkyt.com)
  • Barbie Latza Nadeau, "Kentucky Woman Facing Murder Charges for Commanding Pit Bull to Attack Man," Daily Beast, January 12, 2020 (dailybeast.com)
  • "Update: Murder suspect in Rockcastle County dog attack appears in court," WYMT, January 13, 2020 (wymt.com)
  • KC Baker, "Ky. Woman Charged with Murder After Allegedly Commanding Pit Bull to Attack Man," People, January 13, 2020 (people.com)
  • Chris Dyer, "Woman is charged with murder after 'commanding a pit bull to savage a man to death'," Daily Mail, January 13, 2020 (dailymail.co.uk)
  • "Woman pleads not guilty in suspected fatal dog attack," WTVQ, January 13, 2020 (wtvq.com)
  • Funeral and Burial Expenses for Donnie Abner, GoFundMe, January 13, 2020 (gofundme.com)
  • Obituary, Donald Wayne Abner, Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home (cpcfh.tributecenteronline.com)
  • Bill Estep, "'I went redneck.' Murder charge upheld for KY woman whose pit bull dog attacked man," Lexington Herald Leader, January 22, 2020 (kentucky.com)
  • "Testimony reveals new details in Rockcastle Co. murder case that involved a vicious dog," WDKY, January 22, 2020 (foxlexington.com)
  • Trevor Peters, "Infant boy killed in dog attack," WLFI, January 27, 2020 (wlfi.com)
  • "Dog attacks, kills baby in Lafayette," WTHR, January 27, 2020 (wthr.com)
  • Ron Wilkins, "Dog kills 1-month-old boy inside Lafayette home," Lafayette Journal & Courier, January 27, 2020 (jconline.com)
  • (Update) "Baby dies after dog attack in Lafayette," WTHR, January 27, 2020 (wthr.com)
  • Associated Press, "Police: Dog fatally mauls 1-month-old Indiana boy in home, WHIO, January 27, 2020 (whio.com)
  • (Update) Ron Wilkins, "Dog kills 1-month-old boy inside Lafayette home," Lafayette Journal & Courier, January 27, 2020 (jconline.com)
  • "Dog attacks, kills 1-month-old in Lafayette," WISH-TV, January 27, 2020 (wishtv.com)
  • "Police: Dog fatally mauls Indiana infant," WTWO/WAWV, January 27, 2020 (mywabashvalley.com)
  • "Infant Died After Being Attacked by Dog," WBIW, January 27, 2020 (wbiw.com)
  • "1-month-old infant dead after alleged attack from family dog," The Purdue Exponent, January 27, 2020 (purdueexponent.org)
  • Dustin Vogt, "One-month-old baby dies after dog attack in Lafayette," WAVE, January 27, 2020 (wave3.com)
  • Baby Julian's Funeral Fund, GoFundMe, January 27, 2020 (gofundme.com)
  • "Baby dies after dog attack in Lafayette, Ind.," WTHR, January 27, 2020 (whas11.com)
  • (Update) Dustin Vogt, "One-month-old baby dies after dog attack in Lafayette," WAVE, January 27, 2020 (wave3.com)
  • (Update) Jennie Runevitch, "Baby dies after dog attack in Lafayette," WTHR, January 27, 2020 (wthr.com)
  • Obituary, Julian Nyle Connell, Roscka Funeral Home (miller-rosckafh.com)
  • "Mauled To Death: Indiana infant killed by family pet," NBC News, January 28, 2020 (wnky.com)
  • Ellen Killoran, "Newborn baby mauled to death by family dog after brother separates pets during fight," CrimeOnline, January 28, 2020 (crimeonline.com)
  • Chris Harris, "Indiana Baby Boy -- Just 26 Days Old -- Is Mauled to Death by Family Dog," People, January 29, 2020 (people.com)
  • Ron Wilkins, "Lafayette mother charged with neglect after her dog killed her infant son," Lafayette Journal & Courier, July 1, 2020 (jconline.com)
  • Associated Press, "Mother Charged In Fatal Mauling Of Infant Son By Family Dog," Battleboro Reformer, July 1, 2020 (hosted.ap.org)
  • Tom Maccabe, "Mother faces neglect charges after family dog kills baby boy," Indy Channel, July 1, 2020 (theindychannel.com)
  • Snejana Farberov, "Indiana mother, 38, is arrested on neglect charges five months after her pit bull terrier mix mauled her 26-day-old son to death, Daily Mail July 2, 2020 (dailymail.com.uk)
  • Breck Riley, "Attala County man killed in dog attack," Kosciusko News 24/7, February 5, 2020 (breezynews.com)
  • "Attala County man killed in dog attack," WAPT, February 5, 2020 (wapt.com)
  • Sarah Fowler, "76-year-old Mississippi man who used wheelchair killed by pack of dogs in front yard," Mississippi Clarion Ledger, February 5, 2020 (clarionledger.com)
  • "76-year-old man killed by four dogs in Attala Co.," WLOX/WLBT, February 5, 2020 (wlox.com)
  • Karen Fioretti, "County man mauled, killed by dogs," The Star-Herald, February 6, 2020 (starherald.net)
  • Nouran Salahieh, "5-Year-Old Boy Killed in Attack by Family Pit Bull in Oro Grande," KTLA, February 10, 2020 (ktla.com)
  • "5-year-old killed in Oro Grande dog attack, officials say," KABC, February 10, 2020 (abc7.com)
  • "5-Year-Old Boy Dies After Attack From Family's Pit bull," NBC Los Angeles, February 10, 2020 (nbclosangeles.com)
  • "Family dog kills 5-year-old California boy," The San Diego Union-Tribune, February 10, 2020 (sandiegotribune.com)
  • Wes Venteicher, Associated Press, "Family dog kills 5-year-old California boy," San Luis Obispo Tribune, February 10, 2020 (sanluisobispo.com)
  • (Update) Shahan Ahmed and Jamie Bankson, "5-Year-Old Boy Dies After Attack From Family's Pit bull," NBC Los Angeles, February 10, 2020 (nbclosangeles.com)
  • Jose Quintero, "Boy, 5, attacked, killed by family's pit bull," Victorville Daily Press, February 10, 2020 (vvdailypress.com)
  • (Update) Nouran Salahieh, "5-Year-Old Boy Killed in Attack by Family Pit Bull in Oro Grande," KTLA, February 10, 2020 (ktla.com)
  • Hugo Valdez, "5-year-old dies after dog attack in Oro Grande," Victor Valley News, February 10, 2020 (vvng.com)
  • Oscar Flores, "5-year-old child killed in dog attack," Fox Los Angeles, February 11, 2020 (foxla.com)
  • Robert Gundran, "5-year-old boy dead after dog attack near Victorville," San Bernardino Sun, February 10, 2020 (sbsun.com)
  • "'He Wasn't A Vicious Dog': 5-Year-Old Dies After Dog Attack Near Victorville," CBSLA, February 10, 2020 (losangeles.cbslocal.com)
  • Khaleda Rahman, "California Boy, 5, Dies After Being Mauled By Family's Pit Bull," Newsweek, February 11, 2020 (newsweek.com)
  • Michelle Ewing, "Pit bull attacks, kills 5-year-old California boy, deputies say," Journal-News, February 11, 2020 (journal-news.com)
  • "Boy, 5, dies after family pit bull grabs him by neck in California," KTUU, February 11, 2020 (ktuu.com)
  • Rene Ray De La Cruz, "Child killed in Oro Grande dog attack identified by authorities," Victorville Daily Press, February 11, 2020 (vvdailypress.com)
  • Hugo Valdez, "5-year-old killed by family dog in Oro Grande identified," Victor Valley News, February 11, 2020 (vvng.com)
  • Sterling Memorial Fund, GoFundMe, February 11, 2020 (gofundme.com)
  • Martin Estacio, "Two dogs put down after fatal attack of 5-year-old in Oro Grande," Victorville Daily Press, February 20, 2020 (vvdailypress.com)
  • News Release: Dog Bite, Plainfield Police Department, February 9, 2020 (plainfield-il.org)
  • Dave Byrnes, "'Unprovoked' Pit Bull Attack Hospitalizes 4, Dog Shot By Police," Patch.com, February 9, 2020 (patch.com)
  • Katherine Rosenberg-Douglas, "Plainfield police: Pit bull euthanized after attack that left 4 people injured," Chicago Tribune, February 9, 2020 (chicagotribune.com)
  • Carly Behm, "Dog killed after attacking owners in Plainfield," Chicago Sun-Times, February 9, 2020 (chicago.suntimes.com)
  • "Pit bull killed after attacking its owners in Plainfield," WFLD, February 9, 2020 (fox32chicago.com)
  • News Release: UPDATE: Dog Bite, Plainfield Police Department, February 11, 2020 (plainfield-il.org)
  • "Devin White, 25, dies after Plainfield dog attack," WLS, February 11, 2020 (abc7chicago.com)
  • Dave Byrnes, "Plainfield Dog Attack Victim Dies," Patch.com, February 11, 2020 (patch.com)
  • "Man dies days after being attacked by family's pit bull in Plainfield: police," WFLD, February 11, 2020 (fox32chicago.com)
  • David Struett, "Man dies days after being attacked by family's pit bull in Plainfield: police," Chicago Sun-Times, February 11, 2020 (chicago.suntimes.com)
  • Katherine Rosenberg-Douglas, "Man dies after being mauled by pit bull in 'unprovoked attack' at Plainfield home," Chicago Tribune, February 11, 2020 (chicagotribune.com)
  • "Devin White Of Plainfield Dies After Pit Bull Attack Over Weekend," CBS Chicago, February 11, 2020 (chicago.cbslocal.com)
  • "Man Attacked by Dog on Judith Drive in Plainfield Has Died," WJOL, February 11, 2020 (wjol.com)
  • "Man Dies After Being Attacked by Family's Pit Bull in Plainfield," NBC Chicago, February 11, 2020 (nbcchicago.com)
  • Associated Press, "Suburban Chicago man dies after pit bull attack, The Hour, February 11, 2020 (thehour.com)
  • Obituary, Devin J. White, Foran Funeral Home (foranfuneralhome.com)
  • Alexis McAdams, "Man dies after Plainfield dog attack that injured 3 others," WLS, February 11, 2020 (abc7chicago.com)
  • Jacob Geanous, "Man dies in hospital after his arms were torn to shreds by his own pit bull," Metro News, February 12, 2020 (metro.co.uk)
  • Sean Delaney, "Coroner called to the scene of animal attack in Knott County," WYMT, February 18, 2020 (wymt.com)
  • "Knott's County Coroner Confirms 'Canine Attack,'" WKBC, February 18, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Chris Anderson, "Police: Juvenile dead in possible animal attack in Knott County," Mountain Top Media, February 18, 2020 (mountain-topmedia.com)
  • (Update) Sean Delaney, "Child killed in a suspected animal attack in Knott County," WYMT, February 18, 2020 (wymt.com)
  • Sarah Ladd, "State Police: 13-year-old Kentucky boy died after animal attack in Knott County," Courier Journal, February 19, 2020 (courier-journal.com)
  • "Medical examiners confirm Knott Co. teen killed in animal attack," WKYT, February 19, 2020 (wkyt.com)
  • "KSP: 13-year-old boy dies in suspected animal attack in Knott County," WTVQ, February 19, 2020 (wtvq.com)
  • Associated Press, "Kentucky teen dies in apparent animal attack," ABC News, Febraury 19, 2020 (abcnews.com)
  • (Update) "Medical examiners confirm Knott Co. teen killed in animal attack," WKYT, February 19, 2020 (wkyt.com)
  • (Update) Will Puckett, Connor James and Sean Delaney, "Update: 13-year-old boy killed in animal attack in Knott County," WYMT, February 19, 2020 (wymt.com)
  • Chris Anderson, "Police: Autopsy confirms animal attack in Knott child's death," Mountain Top Media, February 19, 2020 (mountain-topmedia.com)
  • Funeral expenses for Corey, GoFundMe, February 19, 2020 (GoFundMe.com)
  • Frances Mulraney, "Boy, 13, is killed in an animal attack - but officials don't know what creature killed him," Daily Mail, February 20, 2020 (dailymail.co.uk)
  • Nick Oliver, "Naturalist: Animal attacks are rare but education needed to stay safe," WKYT, February 20, 2020 (wkyt.com)
  • Sofia Millar, "Fundraisers set up for family of Knott Co. teen killed in animal attack as investigation continues," LEX 18, February 21, 2020 (lex18.com)
  • (Update) Will Puckett, Connor James and Sean Delaney, "Update: 13-year-old boy killed in animal attack in Knott County," WYMT, February 21, 2020 (wymt.com)
  • Will Puckett, "Community remembers Knott County boy killed in animal attack," WKYT, February 21, 2020 (wkyt.com)
  • "Boy, 13, is killed in an animal attack – but officials don't know what creature killed him," Brinkwire, February 23, 2020 (brinkwire.com)
  • Obituary, Corey Joseph Godsey, Hindman Funeral Services (hindmanfuneralservices.com)
  • Will Puckett, Connor James, Sean Delaney, "Funeral arrangements announced for 13-year-old boy killed in animal attack," WYMT, February 21, 2020 (wymt.com)
  • Lacey Roberts, "'Our county has been in shock': Community shows support at Corey Godsey's funeral," WYMT, February 23, 2020 (wymt.com)
  • "Knott County boy killed by pack of wild dogs," WKYT, August 12, 2020 (wkyt.com)
  • Jordan Thomas Hall, "Cause of Death Determined in Boy's Attack," Troublesome Creek Times, August 13, 2020 (troublesomecreektimes.com)
  • Press Release, Crawford County Sheriff Lewis Walker, February 24, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • "Georgia man, 76, found dead in front yard with bite marks on body, sheriff says," WYFF, February 24, 2020 (wyff.com)
  • "POLICE: Man found dead with bite marks on his body," CBS 46, February 24, 2020 (cbs46.com)
  • "Man found dead in Crawford County GA had 'bite marks'," Macon Telegraph, February 24, 2020 (macon.com)
  • "Deputies: Crawford County man found dead in yard had bite marks," WGXA, February 24, 2020 (wgxa.com)
  • Associated Press, "Sheriff: Georgia man, 76, found dead with bite marks on body," AP News, February 24, 2020 (apnews.com)
  • Tim Darnell, "Georgia man found dead, covered with bite marks," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 24, 2020 (ajc.com)
  • "Update: Crawford County man may have died from dog bites," WMAZ, February 24, 2020 (13wmaz.com)
  • Ashlyn Webb, "'I went in and got my shotgun': Neighbors say dogs that may have killed man have been trouble in the area," WMAZ, February 24, 2020 (13wmaz.com)
  • "Encuentran muerto a adulto mayor que presentaba "marcas de mordidas", Univision, February 24, 2020 (Univision.com)
  • Obituary, Lee Alvin Becham, McLeighton Funeral Service (edwardsmcleighton.com)
  • "Deputies: Autopsy results not being released on Crawford County man, 76," WGXA, February 28, 2020 (wgxa.com)
  • "Autopsy confirms Crawford County man died from dog attack," WMAZ, March 5, 2020 (13wmaz.com)
  • Joe Kovac Jr., "Three dogs attacked Crawford County man found dead with bite marks, sheriff says," Macon Telegraph, March 5, 2020 (macon.com)
  • "Autopsy: Crawford County man died from dog attack," WGXA, March 5, 2020 (wgxa.com)
  • Kirby Williamson, "Autopsy Confirms that 3 Dogs Killed Crawford County Man," 41NBC/WMGT, March 5, 2020 (41nbc.com)
  • Kelcie Willis, "76-year-old Georgia man died of dog attack injuries, sheriff says," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, March 6, 2020 (ajc.com)
  • "Crawford County couple arrested after man is mauled to death by dogs," WGXA, March 10, 2020 (wgxa.com)
  • Justin Baxley, "Couple arrested in deadly pit bull attack in Lizella, Georgia, sheriff says," Macon Telegraph, March 10, 2020 (macon.com)
  • "2 arrested following dog attack that led to man’s death," WMGT, March 10, 2020 (41nbc.com)
  • "Crawford County dog owners charged after man was mauled to death," WMAZ, March 10, 2020 (13wmaz.com)
  • "Woman killed in dog attack," KSLA, February 28, 2020 (ksla.com)
  • Nancy Cook, "Local woman fatally mauled by dogs identified," KTLA/KMSS, February 29, 2020 (arklatexhomepage.com)
  • "Dog attack victim identified," KTBS, February 29, 2020 (ktbs.com)
  • "Caddo Parish coroner identifies mauling victim," Shreveport Times, February 29, 2020 (shreveporttimes.com)
  • "Shreveport woman attacked by pit bulls identified," KATC, February 29, 2020 (katc.com)
  • Kevin Barnhart, "Woman dies after being mauled by pit bulls," Louisiana Radio Network, February 29, 2020 (louisianaradionetwork.com)
  • Greg Atoms, "Police Identify Woman Killed By Pit Bulls In Shreveport," Kiss Country 93.7, March 1, 2020 (mykisscountry937.com)
  • Marquel Sennet, "Pit bulls involved in deadly attack in Shreveport put to sleep," KTLA/KMSS, March 2, 2020 (arklatexhomepage.com)
  • Death Investigation, Washington County Sheriff's Department, March 6, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • "Washington County woman killed in dog attack," WTVY, March 6, 2020 (wtvy.com)
  • "Woman killed in dog attack," Dothan Eagle, March 6, 2020 (dothaneagle.com)
  • "Chipley woman killed in dog attack," WMBB, March 6, 2020 (mypanhandle.com)
  • Grayson Jarvis, "Pack of dogs attack and kill assisted living resident in Washington County," WJHG, March 6, 2020 (wjhg.com)
  • Obituary, Ms. Beverly Jean Dove, Ward Wilson Funeral Home and Crematory, March 6, 2020 (rickeystokesnews.com)
  • (Update) "Washington County woman killed in dog attack," WTVY, March 6, 2020 (wtvy.com)
  • (Update) Grayson Jarvis, "Pack of dogs attack and kill assisted living resident in Washington County," WJHG, March 6, 2020 (wjhg.com)
  • Erika Orstad, "Chipley residents concerned about stray dogs after woman was attacked to death," WMBB, March 7, 2020 (mypanhandle.com)
  • "2-year-old dies following Portsmouth dog bite," WTKR, March 11, 2020 (wtkr.com)
  • (Update) "2-year-old dies following Portsmouth dog bite," WTKR, March 11, 2020 (wtkr.com)
  • "Portsmouth child dies after dog bite," WTVR, March 11, 2020 (wtrv.com)
  • (Update) "Portsmouth child dies after dog bite," WTVR, March 11, 2020 (wtrv.com)
  • Nia Tariq, "Portsmouth 2-year-old dies of injuries from pit bull attack," The Virginian-Pilot, March 11, 2020 (pilotonline.com)
  • "Child dies at hospital after being bitten by dog in Portsmouth," WVEC, March 11, 2020 (13newsnow.com)
  • "Toddler dies after being bitten by dog in Portsmouth," WAVY, March 11, 2020 (fox46charlotte.com)
  • "Toddler dies after being bitten by dog in VA," WSPA, March 11, 2020 (wspa.com)
  • Funeral Expense for Demi, GoFundMe, March 11, 2020 (gofundme.com)
  • (Update) "Toddler dies after being bitten by dog in Portsmouth, WAVY-TV, March 11, 2020 (wavy.com)
  • Vaishnavi Vaidyanathan, "2-Year-Old Girl Mauled To Death By Pit Bull In Virginia, Dog Handed Over To Animal Control," International Business Times, March 12, 2020 (ibtimes.com)
  • Obituary, Demi Marie Witherspoon, Fitchett-Mann Funeral Services (fitchettmannfuneralservices.com)
  • "Pit bull bites, kills Virginia toddler, police say," WSOC-TV, March 12, 2020 (wsoctv.com)
  • Associated Press, "Police: Toddler dies after being bitten by family dog," AP News, March 12, 2020 (apnews.com)
  • Michelle Ewing, "Pit bull bites, kills Virginia toddler, police say," Cox Media Group, March 12, 2020 (wsbradio.com)
  • Please send prayers to my dad due to dog attack, Dylan Kirk, March 19, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • My brother was attacked by pit bull, Ward Kirk, March 20, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Medical update after brother attacked by pit bull, Ward Kirk, March 26, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • My brother passed away, Ward Kirk, March 26, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • I just lost the toughest man I knew, Dylan Kirk, March 26, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Roger Kirk passed away a short while ago, Christa Champion, March 26, 2020 (facebook.com)
NOTE: Only a small sampling of collected public family posts; we collected many more. The Sevier County Sheriff's Office never responded to our information request.
  • Lizzy Acker, "Portland man attacked and killed by his dog, which had a history of aggressive behavior," The Oregonian, June 15, 2020 (oregonlive.com)
  • Incident Report: Frederick Shew, Multnomah County Animal Control, Received July 1, 2020 (multco.us)
  • Domingo Ramirez Jr., "Woman dies from dog mauling, authorities say," Fort Worth Star-Telegram, April 13, 2020 (star-telegram.com)
  • Jacquelyn Gray, "Disabled resident takes in stray dog. Days later, it mauls her to death: Officials," CrimeOnline, April 13, 2020 (crimeonline.com)
  • Domingo Ramirez Jr., "Pit bull euthanized after killing Fort Worth, TX woman," Fort Worth Star-Telegram, April 14, 2020 (star-telegram.com)
  • "Fort Worth Woman Dies After Being Attacked By Dog Inside Her Home," CBS DFW, April 14, 2020 (dfw.cbslocal.com)
  • "Fort Worth woman mauled by pit bull," WFAA, April 14, 2020 (wfaa.com)
  • Chris Harris, "Texas Woman Who Used Wheelchair Is Mauled to Death by Stray Dog She Took in Days Earlier," People, April 15, 2020 (people.com)
  • Lorenz Duchamps, "Pit Bull Euthanized After Mauling Texas Woman, Killing Her," NTD, April 16, 2020 (ntdcom)
  • U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Three Dog Owners for Reckless Homicide, U.S. Marshal Service, August 12, 2020 (usmarshals.gov)
  • "Three people indicted after dogs maul woman to death in North Memphis," WREG, August 12, 2020 (wreg.com)
  • Maggie Gregg, "Tenn. dog owners charged after woman fatally mauled," WMC-TV, August 12, 2020 (wvlt.tv)
  • Micaela A Watts, "U.S. Marshals arrest three in connection with a fatal dog attack in Memphis," Commercial Appeal, August 12, 2020 (commercialappeal.com)
  • "Three indicted in death of north Memphis woman mauled by dogs," Local Memphis, August 12, 2020 (localmemphis.com)
  • (Update) "Memphis dog owners indicted for fatal mauling of 59- year-old woman," WMC-TV, August 13, 2020 (wvlt.tv)
  • Associated Press, "3 charged in woman's death after dog attack in Tennessee," WREX, August 13, 2020 (wrex.com)
NOTE: The victim was also known as Doris Riley.
  • Survived the tornados that hit Monroe, Roxie Parker, April 12, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • She was viciously attacked by a dog, Jana Parker, April 23, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Has anyone seen our lost dog?, Jana Parker, April 30, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Sadly she passed away from injuries, Pat Hayden, May 2, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Prayers please! Her sister was attacked by a pit bull on April 20, RJ Hanks, April 24, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Obituary, Roxie Wright Parker, Johnson Funeral Home (johnsonfuneralhome.net)
  • Obituary, Roxie Parker, The News Star, May 2, 2020 (thenewsstar.com)
  • Jeff Raiford, "Lyons Police Investigating Death," Southeast Georgia Today, May 7, 2020 (southeastgeorgiatoday.com)
  • "Wild dogs suspected of killing doctor in Lyons, Ga.," WTOC, May 7, 2020 (wtoc.com)
  • (Update) "Wild dogs suspected of killing doctor in Lyons, Ga.," WTOC, May 7, 2020 (wtoc.com)
  • Dr. Shaw worked the night shift, Co-worker's Facebook post, May 7, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Stephanie Toone, "Police believe Georgia doctor was killed by pack of dogs," The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, May 9, 2020 (ajc.com)
  • Associated Press, "Police: Doctor Found Dead, Possibly Killed by Wild Dogs," US News, May 8, 2020 (usnews.com)
  • Obituary, Dr. Nancy Alyson Shaw, Lyons, Southeast Georgia Today, May 11, 2020 (southeastgeorgiatoday.com)
  • Lee Brown, "Georgia doctor was killed by a pack of wild dogs: cops," New York Post, May 11, 2020 (nypost.com)
  • Jim Shay, "Former CT doctor found dead; believed attacked by wild dogs," Connecticut Post, May 11, 2020 (ctpost.com)
  • Kathy Hilt, "Dogs Captured; Suspected of Lyons Death," Southeast Georgia Today, May 12, 2020 (southeastgeorgiatoday.com)
  • City of Lyons Press Release, City of Lyons, May 12, 2020 (lyonsga.org)
  • (Update) "Wild dogs suspected of killing doctor in Lyons, Ga.," WTOC, May 12, 2020 (wtoc.com)
  • "Georgia woman dies in dog attack, dogs seized," WGXA, May 12, 2020 (wgxa.com)
  • Jacquelyn Gray, "Doctor found dead in ditch near her running car may have been fatally mauled by a pack of wild dogs," CrimeOnline, May 12, 2020 (crimeonline.com)
  • Elaine Aradillas, "Georgia Doctor Who Loved Animals Is Killed by Pack of Dogs: 'A Caring Person'," People, May 12, 2020 (people.com)
  • Alana Seldon, "Former Connecticut doctor killed in wild dog attack in Georgia," WTIC-TV, May 13, 2020 (fox61.com)
  • Emily Coleman, "Ingleside woman killed after suspected attack by at least one of her dogs," Chicago Tribune, May 11, 2020 (chicagotribune.com)
  • Doug Graham, "Police: Ingleside woman may have been killed by her dogs," Daily Herald, May 11, 2020 (dailyherald.com)
  • Sam Borica, "Fox Lake woman found mauled to death by her dogs in ‘gruesome’ scene, police chief says," Lake and McHenry County Scanner, May 11, 2020 (lakemchenryscanner.com)
  • "Woman Mauled To Death By Her Own Dog In Fox Lake," CBS Chicago, May 11, 2020 (chicago.cbslocal.com)
  • Doug Graham, "Police: Woman may have been killed by her dogs," Northwest Herald, May 11, 2020 (nwherald.com)
  • Shorty bull standard, The OBKC, Accessed: May 12, 2020 (theobkc.com)
  • Shorty bull standard, The ABKC, Accessed: May 12, 2020 (theabkcdogs.com)
  • Rebecca Bream (Hughes), "Woman's dog may have killed her," Patch.com, May 12, 2020 (patch.com)
  • "Suburban Woman Found Unresponsive on Her Patio Was Killed by Her Dog: Autopsy," NBC Chicago, May 12, 2020 (nbcchicago.com)
  • (Update) Rebecca Bream (Hughes), "Woman's French Bulldog 'Apparent' Biter In Fatal Attack: Coroner," Patch.com, May 12, 2020 (patch.com)
  • Sam Borica, "Fox Lake woman was attacked and killed by her own French bulldog, coroner says," Lake and McHenry County Scanner, May 12, 2020 (lakemchenryscanner.com)
  • Doug Graham, "Coroner: Ingleside woman definitely killed by one or more of her dogs" Daily Herald, May 12, 2020 (dailyherald.com)
  • Erik Runge, "Chicago area woman mauled to death by her French bulldog, coroner says," WGN-TV, May 12, 2020 (wgntv.com)
  • Josh Elliot, "‘A vicious attack’: U.S. woman mauled to death by her French bulldog," Global News, May 13, 2020 (globalnews.com)
  • Associated Press, "Illinois Woman Mauled to Death by Her Recently Adopted French Bulldog: Coroner," Time, May 13, 2020 (time.com)
  • (Update) Rebecca Bream (Hughes), "Woman Killed By French Bulldog In 'Vicious' Attack," Patch.com, May 13, 2020 (patch.com)
  • Rohan Unnikrishnan, "Illinois Woman Mauled To Death By Pet Dog In 'Gruesome’ Attack, Two Other Canines Had ‘Blood On Them’," International Business Times, May 13, 2020 (ibtimes.com)
  • Matthew Wright, "Woman, 52, is mauled to death by her rescue French Bulldog after it attacked her boyfriend - as local coroner says the dog was bred for fighting," Daily Mail, May 13, 2020 (dailymail.co.uk)
  • Associated Press, "Coroner: Recently adopted French bulldog fatally mauls owner," CBS6 Albany, May 13, 2020 (cbs6albany.com)
  • "Woman, 52, mauled to death by French bulldog at Ingleside home, officials say," WLS-TV, May 13, 2020 (abc7.com)
  • "Illinois woman attacked and killed by pet French bulldog," WGN/CNN,May 13, 2020 (kktv.com)
  • Hilary Shenfeld , "Chicago-Area Woman Is Mauled to Death by Her Adopted French Bulldog: 'She Loved That Animal'," People, May 13, 2020 (people.com)
  • Doug Graham, "Animal Control calls deadly Ingleside attack by 55-pound French bulldog 'a unique isolated incident'," Daily Herald, May 13, 2020 (dailyherald.com)
  • (Update) Doug Graham, "Animal Control calls deadly Ingleside attack by 55-pound French bulldog 'a unique isolated incident'," Daily Herald, May 14, 2020 (dailyherald.com)
  • Emily Coleman, "Bulldog suspected in attack that left Fox Lake woman dead to be euthanized," Chicago Tribune, May 14, 2020 (chicagotribune.com)
  • David Struett, "Lake County dog attack: French bulldog that mauled Ingleside owner to death will likely be euthanized," Chicago Sun-Times, May 14, 2020 (chicago-suntimes.com)
  • Dawson White, "52-year-old woman mauled to death by her dog: IL coroner," Belleville News-Democrat, May 15, 2020 (bnd.com)
  • Rebecca Bream (Hughes), "Dog At Center Of Deadly Attack 'Very Well Cared For' By Owner," Patch.com, May 15, 2020 (patch.com)
  • Obituary, Lisa Marie Urso, Smith-Corcoran (smithcorcoran.com)
  • Marisa Hicks, "1/2/20 Police beat," Log Cabin Democrat, January 2, 2020 (cabin.net)
  • Press release, Faulkner County Sheriff's Office, May 28, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Breaking, Log Cabin Democrat, May 28, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Marisa Hicks, "9-year-old boy dies following apparent dog attack," Log Cabin Democrat, May 28, 2020 (cabin.net)
  • "Dog attack blamed for death of boy, 9, in Faulkner County," Arkansas Democrat & Gazette, May 28, 2020 (arkansas.com)
  • Brittany Reese, "9-year-old boy dies following apparent dog attack in Faulkner County," KATV, May 28, 2020 (katv.com)
  • Tim Stelloh, "Arkansas boy, 9, killed in dog attack while checking mail, officials say," NBC News, May 28, 2020 (nbcnews.com)
  • "9-year-old boy dies from dog attack in Faulkner County," KARK, May 28, 2020 (kark.com)
  • (Update) press release, Faulkner County Sheriff's Office, May 29, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Marisa Hicks, "Vilonia man arrested in connection to dog attack that killed 9-year-old," Log Cabin Democrat, May 29, 2020 (cabin.net)
  • "Man arrested after 9-year-old boy found dead from 'apparent dog attack' in Faulkner County," THV11, May 29, 2020 (thv11.com)
  • "Arkansas man arrested after dog attack kills 9-year-old boy," KATV, May 29, 2020 (katv.com)
  • "Update: Man arrested in connection to Faulkner County fatal dog attack," KLRT, May 29, 2020 (fox16.com)
  • "Taylor Family-Robby Memorial," GoFundMe, May 29, 2020 (gofundme.com)
  • Obituary, Robert "Robby" Raymond Taylor, Roller Funeral Home (rollerfuneralhomes.com)
  • Marisa Hicks, "Family files suit following fatal dog attack," Log Cabin Democrat, June 26, 2020 (cabin.net)
  • Marisa Hicks, "Negligent homicide charge filed in fatal May 29 dog attack," Log Cabin Democrat, July 21, 2020 (cabin.net)
  • Tank is registered for KingPet's photo contest - Win up to $2,000, Tony Headrick, March 25, 2020 (Facebook.com)
  • The passing of Skylar Headrick, Northwest Elementary School, May 31, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Funeral Fund for Skylar Grace, GoFundMe, June 1, 2020 (gofundme.com)
  • "GBI investigating after 2 family dogs attack, kill 11-year-old Murray County girl Saturday," WTVC, June 2, 2020 (newschannel9.com)
  • "10-year-old Murray County girl killed by two family dogs," WRCB-TV, June 2, 2020 (wrcbtv.com)
  • Obituary, Skylar Grace Headrick, Peeples Funeral Home and Crematory (peeplesfuneralhome.net)
  • Zachary Hansen, "11-year-old girl likely mauled to death by dogs in North Georgia, cops say," The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 2, 2020 (ajc.com)
  • "Murray County coroner: 11-year-old girl died from injuries consistent with dog bites," WTVC, June 2, 2020 (newschannel9.com)
  • Charles Oliver, "Official: Deceased Murray County girl, 11, had injuries consistent with being attacked by a dog," Daily Citizen, June 2, 2020 (dailycitizen.news)
  • (Update) "GBI investigating after 2 family dogs attack, kill 11-year-old Murray County girl Saturday," WTVC, June 2, 2020 (newschannel9.com)
  • "11-year-old girl reportedly killed after attacked by dogs in Georgia, according to police," Univision, June 4, 2020 (univision.com)
  • In Loving Memory of Brice, GoFundMe, June 1, 2020 (gofundme.com)
  • Unconfirmed 2020 Dog Bite Fatality: Unreported Fatal Dog Mauling of 2-Year Old Boy Outside of Bay Area, DogsBite.org, June 5, 2020 (blog.dogsbite.org)
  • Joe Goldeen, "Boy, 2, fatally mauled by pit bull during family visit in Stockton," The Record, June 11, 2020 (recordnet.com)
  • (Update) 2020 Dog Bite Fatality: Unreported Fatal Pit Bull Mauling of 2-Year Old Boy in Stockton, California, DogsBite.org, June 11, 2020 (blog.dogsbite.org)
  • "2-year-old boy dies after being mauled by pit bull," KTXL, June 12, 2020 (fox40.com)
  • Joe Goldeen, "Dog that killed 2-year-old boy in Stockton has been euthanized," The Record, June 24, 2020 (recordnet.com)
  • Animal History/Quarantine Report, Stockton Animal Services, July 21, 2020 (stocktonca.gov)
  • "Woman mauled to death by dog in Country Club Hills," Chicago Sun-Times, June 5, 2020 (chicago.suntimes.com)
  • Associated Press, "Elderly suburban Chicago woman fatally mauled by dog," WGN-TV, June 5, 2020 (wgntv.com)
  • Tom Moran, "Attack By 4 Dogs Kills Woman, 70, In Country Club Hills," Patch, June 5, 2020 (patch.com)
  • Mike Nolan, "Country Club Hills woman dies in dog attack," Chicago Tribune, June 5, 2020 (chicagotribune.com)
  • Obituary, Katie Amos, McCullough Funeral & Cremation Services (mcculloughfuneralservices.com)
  • Incident Report, Country Club Hills Police Department, June 23, 2020 (countryclubhills.org)
  • Danielle Ferguson, "Sheriff's Office: Baby dies after being attacked by dog," June 12, 2020 (argusleader.com)
  • "Family dog bites baby to death in Hartford," KELO, June 12, 2020 (kelo.com)
  • "6-week-old baby dies from dog bites in South Dakota," WBTW, June 12, 2020 (wbtw.com)
  • Minnehaha County Browse Call Log, June 12, 2020 (web.minnehahacounty.org)
  • Perry Groten, "Investigators: Death of Hartford baby from dog bites ‘a very sad situation’," KELO, June 12, 2020 (kelo.com)
  • Associated Press, "South Dakota infant dies after he was attacked by family dog," AP.com, June 13, 2020 (ap.com)
  • Associated Press, "Family's dog mauls six-week old South Dakota boy to death," Sioux City Journal, June 14, 2020 (siouxcityjournal.com)
  • Perry Groten, "Humane society: Rise in animal bites related to social distancing," KELO, June 18, 2020 (kelo.com)
  • Robert Rhoden, "Covington man pleads guilty to federal firearms charges," Nola.com, September 10, 2009 (nola.com)
  • "St. Tammany Parish Jail Bookings," Nola.com, July 29, 2019 (nola.com)
  • Heather Nolan, "Slidell police arrest reports, May 21-25," Nola.com, June 5, 2014 (nola.com)
  • "Mandeville woman, 72, critically injured after her dogs attack her; STPSO kills both dogs," Nola.com, June 25, 2020 (nola.com)
  • "Sheriff’s Office: Two pit bulls kill 72-year-old owner in Mandeville area," WVUE, June 25, 2020 (fox8live.com)
  • Associated Press, "Pit bulls attack owner, 72; she’s in critical condition," AP, June 25, 2020 (apnews.com)
  • Associated Press, "72-year-old Mandeville woman dies after being attacked by her two pit bulls," WWL-TV, June 26, 2020 (kfly.com)
  • "72-year-old attacked by pit bulls in Mandeville dies from injuries," WDSU, June 26, 2020 (wdsu.com)
  • "Elderly Mandeville woman dies after being attacked by pit bulls," WWL-TV, June 26, 2020 (wwltv.com)
  • Thomas Perumean, "Elderly Mandeville area woman dies after attack by pitbulls," WWL, June 26, 2020 (wwl.radio.com)
  • Sara Pagones, "Mandeville area woman killed by pit bulls had been bitten by the dogs before, daughter says," Nola.com, June 26, 2020 (nola.com)
  • "72-year-old attacked by pit bulls in Mandeville dies from injuries," WDSU, June 26, 2020 (wdsu.com)
  • Obituary, Barbara B. Cook, Honaker Funeral Home (honakerforestlawn.com)
  • "Infant child killed in reported dog attack," Herald-Banner, June 29, 2020 (heraldbanner.com)
  • "Dog attack kills infant in Hunt County," KLTV, June 29, 2020 (wltv.com)
  • "OFFICIALS: Baby attacked, killed by dog in Hunt County," CBS19, June 29, 2020 (cbs19.tv)
  • Mintie Betts, "Toddler dies after dog attack in Hunt County," KETK, June 29, 2020 (easttexasmatters.com)
  • "North Texas Infant Who Left Yard Killed In Dog Attack," CBS DFW, June 29, 2020 (dfw.cbslocal.com)
  • "Hunt County infant mauled to death by dog," KDFW, June 29, 2020 (fox4news.com)
  • "Child dies after being attacked by dog, officials say," WFAA, June 29, 2020 (wfaa.com)
  • "Infant child killed by dog attack in Quinlan," Terrell Tribune, June 29, 2020 (terrelltribune.com)
  • Associated Press, "23-month-old child killed when attacked by dog in Texas," WSLS, June 30, 2020 (click2houston.com)
  • Mark Haslett, "Dog Attack Kills Hawk Cove Infant," KETR, June 30, 2020 (ketr.org)
  • Funeral Expenses for Jonah, GoFundMe, June 30, 2020 (gofundme.com)
  • Jonah Jellison 2018-2020, GoFundMe, July 3, 2020 (gofundme.com)
  • Obituary, Jonah Jellison 2018-2020, Dignity Memorial (dignitymemorial.com)
  • News Release, Jeffersonville Police Department, July 1, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • John Wise, "Pit bull attacks, kills owner in Jeffersonville," WAVE, July 1, 2020 (wave3.com)
  • "Police: Man dies after pit bull attack in Jeffersonville," WDRB, July 1, 2020 (wdrb.com)
  • "Jeffersonville man dies as a result of dog attack," News And Tribune, July 1, 2020 (newsandtribune.com)
  • "Jeffersonville PD: Man dies after being attacked by dog," WLKY, July 1, 2020 (wlky.com)
  • Aprile Rickert, "Victim of fatal dog attack identified," News And Tribune, July 2, 2020 (newsandtribune.com)
  • John Wise, "Owner killed by pit bull in Jeffersonville identified," WAVE, July 2, 2020 (wave3.com)
  • Obituary, Donald "Donnie" Lee Ryan, Scott Funeral Home (scottfuneralhome.com)
  • "Toddler In Joliet Attacked By Pit Bull Dog," WJOL, July 6, 2020 (wjol.com)
  • John Ferak, "Toddler Dies In Joliet After Pit Bull Attack: WJOL," Joliet Patch, July 6, 2020 (patch.com)
  • "Toddler Killed By Dog In Joliet During July 4th Party," CBS Chicago, July 6, 2020 (chicago.cbslocal.com)
  • (Update) John Ferak, "Toddler Dies In Joliet After Pit Bull Attack, Dog Confiscated," Joliet Patch, July 6, 2020 (patch.com)
  • "Baby girl killed by pit bull at 4th of July party: cops," The Herald-News, July 6, 2020 (theherald-news.com)
  • David Struett, "1-year-old Aurora girl dies in dog attack at July 4th party in Joliet," Chicago Sun-Times, July 6, 2020 (chicago.suntimes.com)
  • "Dog mauls toddler to death following Joliet Fourth of July party," WGN-TV, July 6, 2020 (wgntv.com)
  • Press Release, Will County Coroner's Office, July 6, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • Natalie Martinez, "Neighbors Express Heartbreak After 1-Year-Old Girl Killed in Joliet Dog Mauling," NBC Chicago, July 6, 2020 (nbcchicago.com)
  • (Update) "Dog mauls toddler to death following Joliet Fourth of July party," WGN-TV, July 7, 2020 (wgntv.com)
  • Obituary, Marley Grace Wilander, Beidelman-Kunsch Funeral Homes & Crematory (beidelmankunschfh.com)
  • In memory of Marley Grace Wilander, GoFundMe, July 7, 2020 (gofundme.com)
  • Snejana Farberov, "Illinois toddler mauled to death by neighbor's pit bull mix dog," Daily Mail, July 8, 2020 (dailymail.co.ul)
  • Jason Morales, "Campaign For Family Of Toddler Killed By Dog Raises $26K In 1 Day," Joliet Patch, July 9, 2020 (patch.com)
  • Obituary, Marley Grace Wilander, Daily Herald, July 10, 2020 (legacy.com)
  • "East Providence dog attack sends two to hospital," WJAR, July 16, 2020 (turnto10.com)
  • Sarah Doiron and Shiina LoSciuto, "East Providence police respond to ‘vicious dog attack," WPRI, July 16, 2020 (wpri.com)
  • "15-month-old girl killed after being attacked by family dog in East Providence," WLNE, July 16, 2020 (abc6.com)
  • Press Release, East Providence Police Department, July 17, 2020 (facebook.com)
  • "Girl, 1, dies in East Providence dog attack," WJAR, July 17, 2020 (turnto10.com)
  • Melanie DaSilva, "1-year-old killed, 2 others hurt in East Providence dog attack," WPRI, July 17, 2020 (wpri.com)
  • "15-month-old girl dies after dog attack in East Providence," Providence Journal, July 17, 2020 (providencejournal.com)
  • "Toddler Killed, 2 Adults Hurt in Dog Attack East Providence: Police," NECN, July 17, 2020 (necn.com)
  • Associated Press, "Police: Toddler killed, 2 adults hurt in dog attack," WHDH, July 17, 2020 (whdh.com)
  • Baby Scarlett, GoFundMe, July 17, 2020 (gofundme.com)
  • "Rhode Island toddler is mauled to death by 'pitbull-type' dog that also injured two family members," Daily Mail, July 17, 2020 (dailymail.co.uk)
  • (Update) "Police: Dog kills toddler, injures two others in ‘vicious attack’," WPRI, July 17, 2020 (wpri.com)
  • (Update) "Girl, 1, dies in East Providence dog attack," WJAR, July 17, 2020 (turnto10.com)
  • (Update) Mark Reynolds, "15-month-old girl dies after dog attack in East Providence," Providence Journal, July 17, 2020 (providencejournal.com)
  • "Toddler fatally mauled by family dog in Rhode Island, police say," NBC News, July 18, 2020 (nbcnews.com)
  • "15-month-old girl fatally mauled by family dog in Rhode Island, police say," Yahoo, July 18, 2020 (yahoo.com)
  • Susan Edelman, "Rhode Island toddler mauled to death by family dog," New York Post, July 18, 2020 (nypost.com)
  • Obituary, "Scarlett Elizabeth Hume Pereira," Rebello Funeral Home (rebellofuneralhome.com)
  • "Child dies following dog attack in Akron," WKYC, August 7, 2020 (wkyc.com)
  • "Baby Mauled To Death By Dog Attack In Akron," Ear Kandy Radio, August 7, 2020 (earkandyradio.com)
  • Alan Ashworth, "7-month-old Akron boy dies after pit bull attack," Beacon Journal, August 7, 2020 (beaconjournal.com)
  • Camryn Justice, "7-month-old boy dies after being attacked by family dog in Akron," WEWS-TV, August 7, 2020 (news5cleveland.com)
  • Evan MacDonald, "7-month-old boy dies after being attacked by family pit bull in Akron, police say," Cleveland.com, August 7, 2020 (cleveland.com)
  • Associated Press, "7-month-old boy dies after attack by family dog in Akron," WSAZ, August 8, 2020 (wsaz.com)
  • "Police say no charges in pit bull attack that killed baby," Beacon Journal, August 10, 2020 (beaconjournal.com)
  • Avery Williams, "Akron infant dies after pitbull attack," WOIO, August 10, 2020 (cleveland19.com)
  • Hana Muslic, "Belleville IL man killed by his stepson’s pet pit bull dogs," Belleville News-Democrat, August 26, 2020 (bnd.com)
  • Erin Heffernan, "Metro East man killed in pit bull attack," St. Louis Post-Dispatch, August 26, 2020 (mdjonline.com)
  • "Man attacked, killed by two pit bulls in St. Clair County," KMOV, August 26, 2020 (kmov.com)
  • Ashley Cole and Robert Townsend, "Man dies after being attacked by 2 pit bulls, police say," KSDK, August 26, 2020 (ksdk.com)
  • "61-year-old killed in dog attack in Belleville," KTVI, August 26, 2020 (fox2now.com)
  • (Update) "Man attacked, killed by two pit bulls in St. Clair County," KMOV, August 26, 2020 (kmov.com)
  • (Update) Ashley Cole and Robert Townsend, "Man dies after being attacked by 2 pit bulls, police say," KSDK, August 26, 2020 (ksdk.com)
  • (Update) Erin Heffernan, "Metro East man killed in pit bull attack," St. Louis Post-Dispatch, August 27, 2020 (stltoday.com)
  • Associated Press, "Southern Illinois man killed in pit bull attack," Houston Chronicle, August 27, 2020 (houstonchronicle.com)
  • Obituary, Stephen Pemberton Sr., Renner Funeral Homes (rennerfh.com)
  • "Dog Attack in Margate Leaves One Dead, Another Seriously Injured," NBC 6, August 29, 2020 (nbcmiami.com)
  • Christian De La Rosa and Trent Kelly, "Woman killed, man injured after dog attack in Margate," WPLG, August 29, 2020 (local10.com)
  • Wayne K. Roustan, "Elderly woman mauled to death by her dog in her South Florida home," Sun Sentinel, August 29, 2020 (sun-sentinel.com)
  • "Woman Killed, Man Seriously Injured In Margate Dog Attack," CBS Miami, August 29, 2020 (miami.cbslocal.com)
  • "Dog Attack in Margate Leaves One Dead, Another Seriously Injured," MSN, August 29, 2020 (msn.com)
  • "84-year-old woman dies after dog attack in Margate," WSVN, August 29, 2020 (wsvn.com)
  • (Update) Christian De La Rosa and Trent Kelly, "Woman killed, man injured after dog attack in Margate," WPLG, August 29, 2020 (local10.com)
  • Raphael Pires, "Elderly Margate woman killed, son injured in pit bull attack," WSVN, August 29, 2020 (wsvn.com)
  • (Update) Wayne K. Roustan, "Elderly woman mauled to death by her dog in her South Florida home," Sun Sentinel, August 29, 2020 (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Christian De La Rosa, Trent Kelly and Saira Anwer, "Friend describes deadly dog attack of 84-year-old woman," WPLG, August 29, 2020 (local10.com)
  • (Update) "Woman Killed, Man Seriously Injured In Margate Dog Attack," CBS Miami, August 29, 2020 (miami.cbslocal.com)
  • Associated Press, "Florida woman, 84, mauled to death by dog, man hospitalized," AP News, August 29, 2020 (apnews.com)
  • "Woman killed, son seriously injured in dog attack," CNN, August 31, 2020 (abc17news.com)
  • Joshua Rhett, "Elderly Florida mauled to death by dog, son seriously injured," New York Post, August 31, 2020 (nypost.com)
  • Eileen Kelley and Andrew Boryga, "Woman, 84, mauled to death by new rescue dog," Sun-Sentinel, August 31, 2020 (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Andrew Perez, "Investigation continues into deadly dog attack in Margate," WPLG, August 31, 2020 (local10.com)
  • Jacquelyn Gray, "Recently-rescued pit bull kills elderly owner & mauls her adult son’s face: Reports," Crime Online, September 1, 2020 (crimeonline.com)
  • Terrell Forney, "Dog owner recounts attack that killed his mom and sent him to hospital," WPLG, September 2, 2020 (local10.com)
  • Stacie Binder, Petition · Miami Dade Animal Services : Save Axon from unnecessary death, Change.org, September 3, 2020 (change.org)
  • Terrell Forney, "Dog put down after attacking Margate man and his elderly mother," WPLG, September 3, 2020 (local10.com)
  • Walter Morris, "Margate man injured in dog attack that killed elderly mother shares ordeal," WSVN, September 3, 2020 (wsvn.com)