pit bull attack

A Tampa Fla. woman is recovering in a hospital after she was viciously attacked by her pit bull while trying to put an ugly Christmas sweater on the animal.

Brenda Guerrero, 52, was bitten multiple times by her pit bull mix named Scarface in the backyard of her home. Two other members of her family were also attacked.

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pit bull atack

A Bronx woman is under arrest for "intentionally" unleashing her 2 pit bulls to maul a 62-year-old man.

The bloody attack happened outside a Catholic church in the Belmont section of Bronx, NY on Friday.

According to CNN.com, Cynthia Oliver was arguing with Francesco Bove when she suddenly let her 2 pit bulls off their leashes.

The dogs immediately pounced on Bove, biting off one of his ears and ripping chunks of flesh from his limbs.

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Victoria Wilcher

The story of a 3-year-old dog bite victim getting kicked out of a Jackson, MS KFC was a hoax, according to published reports.

The story went viral on Facebook last week after the girl's aunt wrote a post claiming the child and her grandmother were asked to leave a Kentucky Fried Chicken location because her facial scars scared the customers.

The scam resulted in "the family bilking the public and professionals for more than $135,000 in cash, as well as gifts and free surgeries," writes the Laurel Leader-Call.

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Victoria Wilcher

Kentucky Fried Chicken's Kentucky-based corporation is investigating a report that a 3-year-old girl with facial scars from a dog attack was asked to leave a franchise location because her scars upset the customers.

On Victoria Wilcher's Facebook page, her family said the little girl refused to leave the house after a KFC employee approached the family at a restaurant and asked them to leave.

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Sics pit bulls on reporter

A Providence, Rhode Island, mother is under arrest for siccing her two pit bulls on a pushy reporter.

Melissa Lawrence's teenage daughter, Ny'Asia, was shot during a family member's kindergarten graduation party, reports local ABC affiliate WLNE.

Things got nasty when WLNE reporter Abbey Niezgoda showed up at Lawrence's front door to get a reaction to the shooter's arrest.

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toddler mauled by family pet

The father of a toddler killed by the family's pit bull is offering a warning to dog owners with small children.

“Those dogs cannot be domesticated. They cannot,” Jeremiah Rutledge told Channel 2 Action News.

Rutledge's 2-year-old son, Bo, was mauled to death inside his Sierra Trail townhome in south Fulton County on April 24.

“He was a very playful person, and loving, he had the prettiest smile. He had two dimples right here,” Rutledge said.

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toddler mauled by family pet

A 2-year-old boy was mauled to death by a dog inside his home in south Fulton County, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

The toddler was attacked around 1 p.m. inside his Sierra Trail townhome. The boy's mother was using the restroom when the attack occurred. “She advised it happened fast,” Fulton County Police Detective Melissa Parker told the AJC. “It was an obvious death once the mother came out of the restroom.”

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