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.
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.
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.
New USPS Dog Attack List Rekindles Dallas Pit Bull DebateShould pit bulls be outlawed in the city of Dallas? Some city council members said yes, after hearing from officials with the U.S. Postal Service.
Texas Ranks No. 4 In Top States For Dog Bite ClaimsAt number four, Texas ranks high in a list of the top 10 states for dog bite claims in 2013.
Neighborhood Stray Dogs A Concern After 3 Pit Bulls AttackFort Worth neighborhood is stressing its concerns about stray dogs after a vicious dog attack. Early Tuesday morning a father and daughter were mauled by three pit bulls.
Halloween Dog Bite Prevention TipsProtecting kids from sugar overload this Halloween might not be your biggest concern as you go trick-or-treating. In fact, the biggest threat may come from your furry friends.