Dog Attack

Sniffer Dog 'Went Crazy' And Attacked Young Girl As She Visited Belmarsh Prison

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 15.05.2017 | UK

A toddler has been injured after a sniffer dog “went crazy” and attacked her while she was visiting a relative at a high security London jail. The...

First Pictures Of Wood Green Dog Owner Mauled To Death By His Staffie

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK

This is the first picture of the man who was mauled to death by his dog in front of a horrified BBC documentary crew. Mario Perivoitos died two hours ...

Staffie That Mauled Owner To Death Had Once Saved His Life

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK

WARNING: This report contains images of the victim being treated by paramedics. Viewer discretion is advised UPDATE: First Pictures Of Wood Green Owne...

Boy, 3, Dies After Being Mauled By American Bulldog In Essex

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.08.2016 | UK

Three-year-old boy dies after being mauled by dog in Halstead, Essex— Press Association (@PA) August 19, 2016 A three-...

Have You Seen This Woman? Police Release Photo After 'Dog Attack'

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK

Police have released a photo of a woman they want to trace after a dog allegedly bit a four-year-old. Police released this photo after the dog atta...

Six-Month-Old Baby Dies After Dog Attack

PA | Posted 04.10.2014 | UK

A six-month-old girl has died after being attacked by a dog in a home. A relative who was looking after the baby also suffered bite wounds as she t...

KFC Asked This Little Girl To Leave Because 'She Scared Diners'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK

UPDATE: KFC Pledges $30,000 To Help Pit Bull Attack Girl 'Thrown Out For Scaring Customers' An adorable three-year-old girl left scarred by a savag...

Cat Saves Young Boy From Savage Dog Attack

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK

UPDATE Cat Saves Boy From Dog Attack: Hear The Panicked 911 Call Here (AUDIO)Dog Which Attacked Boy In Viral Video Will Be Put Down'She's A Hero': B...

Woman 'Seriously Injured' In Dog Attack Which Sparked Citywide Hunt

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK

A dog which attacked a woman and left her with "serious injuries" has been found after a search by armed police. The 22-year-old victim remains in ...

Sled Dogs - Beautiful But Demanding

Cat Henstridge | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK
Cat Henstridge

Whenever I am presented with the gorgeous bundle of fluff and blue eyes that is a sled dog puppy in my clinic, I have a serious chat to the proud new owner about what they are taking on but by this point it is often too late, they are enamoured with their new pet and blind to the potential problems they may have.

Family Dogs Put Down Following Baby's Death

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK

Two dogs, an Alaskan Malamute and a dog, and collie-cross breed have been put down following the death of a six-day-old girl, in her home in West Wale...

Father Pays Tribute To His 'Beautiful Little Girl' Mauled To Death By Dog

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK

An 11-month-old girl has died after being mauled by a dog at a home in Blackburn, Lancashire Police said today. The child, mauled to death in Black...

Woman Dies After Dog Attack

PA | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK

A 27-year-old woman has died after she was attacked by dogs, police said. Emma Bennett died yesterday evening after suffering serious bite injuries...

What Makes a Dog Maul a Child?

Louise Glazebrook | Posted 21.12.2013 | UK
Louise Glazebrook

When a dog attacks, it's very easy to play the blame game, but it's not always that simple. Any dog can attack when forced into a situation where they feel threatened or scared. But a lot of the times these attacks take place, they follow a pattern.

UK Dangerous Dog Legislation Is 20 Years Old and It Isn't Working...

Annabel Burn | Posted 26.10.2013 | UK Politics
Annabel Burn

Dogs should never be left alone with children, and children should be taught how to behave around dogs. Dogs are everywhere in this country and basic understanding of them should perhaps be part of school curriculum.

'Traumatised' Family Agree To Destroy Rottweiler That Attacked Toddler

PA | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK

The traumatised family of a toddler who was severely injured in a Rottweiler attack have agreed to have their pet destroyed. The two-year-old, from...

The Problem with Dangerous Dogs in the UK

Louise Glazebrook | Posted 05.10.2013 | UK
Louise Glazebrook

When you read of incidents involving dogs attacking humans, adults or children in the newspaper or hear of it on the radio, that attack did not 'just happen'. Things lead to that exact moment in time where that dog took life into its own control. If you look at any of the dogs who have killed or attacked an adult or child and you were able to look at its lifespan, you would find numerous incidents and triggers.

Dog Seized After Pet Has 'Head Ripped Off' In Garden

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK

Cheshire police have seized a dog that is reported to have ripped off the head of another dog during an attack. A picture believed to be have been ...

Five-Year-Old Boy Mauled By Dog In School Playground Attack

PA | Posted 28.06.2013 | UK

A five-year-old boy has been taken to hospital in a serious condition after being mauled by a dog in Co Antrim. The attack happened at Carniny Prim...

10-Year-Old Bitten By Police Dog

PA | Posted 27.06.2013 | UK

A 10-year-old boy has received hospital treatment after being bitten by a police dog while playing in his grandmother's back garden. West Midlands Pol...

Dog On Tube Bites Man In Groin

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2013 | UK

A commuter had to be taken to hospital after a boxer dog attacked him on the tube, biting him so hard he left three puncture marks in his crotch, poli...

Liverpool Dog Attack Kills 79-Year-Old Man

PA | Posted 26.05.2013 | UK

A 79-year-old man has died after a dog attacked him in the garden of his home. The pensioner was outside his home in Clubmoor, Liverpool when the dog ...

PHOTOS: Funeral Held For Girl Savaged To Death By Dogs

PA | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK

A moving funeral service has been held for tragic teenager Jade Anderson who was savaged to death by dogs. Hundreds of schoolmates, many shedding t...

Grandmother 'Dies After Being Mauled By Pack Of Dogs'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK

A pensioner has died after she was mauled by five dogs she was attempting to feed. Gloria Knowles, 71, was found dead with multiple injuries at a ...

Dog Owner Jailed For Savage Dog Attack

PA | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK

The owner of two out-of-control dogs which savaged 10 people in a "horrific and nightmarish" street attack has been jailed for 12 months. Unemploye...