Dog Bite Claims Rise In TexasThe number of dog-related injury claims rose slightly in Texas in 2016 according to State Farm statistics.
Dog Attacks On Mail Carriers Near 7,000 As Online Sales BoomBooming online retail sales are good news for the U.S. Postal Service, but its carriers are incurring a cost: more dog bites. Dog attacks on postal workers rose last year to 6,755, up more than 200 from the previous year.
Traffic Stop Ends In Crash, Foot Pursuit, Dog BiteA traffic stop by Dallas County deputies on a reported stolen vehicle ended with a crash and foot pursuit involving deputies, a Dallas Police K-9 and a DPS helicopter.
Animal Services Believes Stray Dog Pair Responsible For Biting 7Plano Animal Services is looking for a pair of elusive criminals, but these have four legs. Workers are trying to find a pair of dogs that they say could possibly be responsible for biting up to seven people.
Three Boys Attacked By Dog In DentonThe dog was impounded by Denton Animal Services and will be quarantined for 10 days. A hearing to determine if the animal is a dangerous dog may take place.
Police Arrest Owner Of Bulldog After Boy Viciously AttackedIt was at the end of May when a 13-year-old boy was attacked by a white bull terrier at an apartment complex in east Dallas. Today the person who police say let that dog run free is behind bars.
Boy Recounts His Vicious Attack By A Dog; Man Cited By PoliceThe 13-year-old says the white bull terrier came out of nowhere.
Postal Workers To Dallas Officials: Handle Loose Dog ProblemMail carriers are fighting for their safety as officials with the City of Dallas continue to struggle answer the stray dog problem. The Postmaster and letter carriers will go before the Dallas City Council to address the risks they face every day.
Past Incidents Lead Some To Question City's Loose Dog InitativeIn early 2015, Lewis claims was bitten by a couple dogs in North Dallas. Records show the city's Animal Services Department opened, investigated and closed the case of the attack in just 18 hours, apparently without asking her what happened.
3 Members Of Family Hospitalized After Pit Bull AttackA North Texas woman viciously attacked by a pit bull might well owe her life to an officer with the McKinney Police Department.
Couple Jailed After Dangerous Dog Goes Missing, Then FoundA judge gave a North Texas couple an hour to find their dog, which was deemed dangerous after nipping at a child. The dog had been held, was released and according to the family went missing shortly after.
G-Bag Jeff vs The K9 Cop