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Police on the scene of a pit bull attack in Golden Gate Park Wednesday morning. (1/29/14)

San Francisco Police Shoot and Kill Pit Bull Near Golden Gate Park

The pair of pit bulls that attacked two men in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on Tuesday night, prompting police to shoot and kill one of the dogs, had been in the custody of the city last month, San Francisco Animal Care and Control officials said Wednesday.

01/29/2014

Dogfighting.

Fremont Police Fatally Shoot Pit Bull After Attacking Man, Boy

Police shot and killed a pit bull that was attacking residents in a Fremont neighborhood on Saturday.

12/24/2013

Officers killed an aggressive dog after four people were bit in Antioch on October 30, 2013. (CBS)

Officers Kill Pit Bull Mix After 4 People Bitten Near Antioch Trail

Police said the two off-leash dogs that bit four people in Antioch on Wednesday night are pit bull mixes whose owners have not been identified.

10/31/2013

A pit bull terrier. (Fadel Senna/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Open Fire On Pit Bull Loose In Fremont Apartment Complex

A pit bull got loose at a Fremont apartment complex, prompting a wild chase in which one police officer fired a Taser at the animal and another fired a handgun, a police spokeswoman said Tuesday.

10/29/2013

A pit bull dog. (CBS)

Antioch Pit Bulls Involved In Mauling Of Boy To Be Euthanized

Two pit bulls involved in the mauling of a 10-year-old boy in Antioch last month will be humanely euthanized, a city appeals board ruled Thursday afternoon.

09/27/2013

Running back Taiwan Jones #22 of the Oakland Raiders. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Raiders Player’s 2 Pit Bulls Fatally Attack Neighbor’s Chihuahua

Oakland Raiders cornerback Taiwan Jones’ agent said Friday that the NFL player is upset that his two dogs killed a neighbor’s Chihuahua this week.

09/20/2013

Police handcuffs, generic crime

Monterey County Woman Accused Of Abusing Dogs On Video

A woman suspected of assaulting her three pit bulls in a case that was captured on video by a witness was arrested Tuesday by San Jose police on an outstanding warrant out of Monterey County, a police spokesman said.

09/11/2013

Dogfighting.

East Bay Boy Attacked By Pit Bulls Returns From Hospital

A Martinez boy who was seriously injured when he was attacked by pit bulls in Antioch earlier this month has been released from the hospital, his mother said Wednesday.

08/21/2013

A pit bull dog. (CBS)

East Bay Boy Mauled By Pit Bulls Undergoing 2nd Surgery

A 10-year-old Martinez boy who was mauled by a pair of pit bulls in Antioch over the weekend is undergoing surgery this afternoon at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, according the boy’s mother.

08/14/2013

Dogfighting.

10-Year-Old East Bay Boy Mauled By Pit Bulls, Fundraisers Set

Fundraisers are scheduled for the next three days at a Martinez Mountain Mike’s Pizza to help a 10-year-old who was mauled by two pit bulls last weekend.

08/13/2013

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