Texas dog bite victims' advocacy ::
Serious and fatal attacks inflicted by well-documented dangerous dog breeds, primarily pit bulls, are a frequent occurrence in Texas. To help inform more Texas citizens about this issue, DogsBite.org has created a Texas victims' advocacy email list. Please sign up to stay informed.
Join the Texas email list
Keep in touch with the Texas dog bite victims' advocacy network.
Texas fatal dog attacks
Read about the vicious dog mauling death of Johana Villafane in Irving, Texas.
Villafane was brutally killed by her own two pit bulls while visiting them at O'Connor Animal Hospital, where they were being quarantined for an attack eight days earlier.
Texas and U.S. statistics
View Texas dog bite fatality statistics, Texas dog bite studies and key blog posts.
National statistics & studies
View national fatal dog bite injury statistics and regional nonfatal dog bite injury studies.
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