Dallas Dog Owner Martha Yescas-Lira Charged With Felony In Attack By 3 Dogs On 75-Year-Old Woman In ParkPolice said it appears the dogs dug under the fence and escaped before attacking the victim.
75-Year-Old Dallas Woman In Critical Condition After Being Mauled By 3 Pit BullsAnimal Control now has the dogs. The dogs’ owner will be issued citations by Animal Control, and a grand jury referral.
911 Call From Animal Hospital After Deadly Pit Bull Attack Of Owner: 'We Can't Get Her'The staffer who calls 911 sounds shaken and a little out of breath when she tells the dispatcher a dog bit her owner at the facility and staff is unable to get the dogs away due to their aggressive nature.
Owner Killed By Her Dogs Had To Walk Them At Irving Hospital Due To Their 'Aggressive Behavior'The woman who was mauled to death by her two pit bulls at an Irving animal hospital had to walk them outside herself because the dogs were too "aggressive" for staff do it, the hospital said in a statement.
Neighbor Describes Previous Run-In With Dogs That Mauled Owner To Death In IrvingThe neighbor of a woman who was killed by her two pit bulls on Saturday said he had a run-in with the dogs in a previous incident where they bit someone.
Woman Killed By Her 2 Pit Bulls In Attack At Irving Animal HospitalA woman has died from her injuries after her two pit bulls attacked her at an Irving animal hospital, and officers were forced to shoot and kill the dogs, police say.
Man Brutally Attacked By Pair Of Pit Bulls; Dogs Killed By PoliceWhen Arlington Police officers arrived, they found the victim, 58-year-old Milton Sturges, on the street as the dogs were attacking him.
Delta Bans Pit Bulls As Service Dogs Due To Safety ConcernsDelta Air Lines said that it is no longer allowing passengers to fly with "pit bull type" dogs as service or support animals in response to "growing safety concerns."
More Than 600 Animals Rescued By SPCA In JulyThe seizure of 14 pit bulls from a property in Kaufman County capped off what has been an alarming number of cruelty cases in July for the SPCA of Texas.
Former Dog Owners Plead Guilty In Botched AmputationsTwo people have pleaded guilty in botched amputations on a pit bull that caused the dog to lose her ears and a hind leg.
McKinney Family Recovering After Dog AttackA mother and her two young daughters are still in the hospital after a pit bull attack on Thursday night. A police officer shot and killed the dog in order to protect the mother.