A 7-month-old pit bull puppy will apparently make a full recovery after taking a gunshot to the eye when he reportedly charged at a Menlo Park police officer over the weekend.
Salinas police said they shot and killed a pit bull that attacked an officer on Saturday after receiving complaints about loose dogs in Central Park.
A man stabbed and killed a pit bull after it attacked his dog during a walk in Pleasant Hill on Thursday night, authorities said.
Morgan Hill police say a man was arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty after he ran two dogs to the point of heat exhaustion.
A pit bull was killed in a shooting in San Francisco’s Hunters Point neighborhood on Friday afternoon, police and animal control officials said Monday.
The parents of a two-year-old boy mauled by the family dog in Castro Valley early Tuesday morning have been arrested on child endangerment charges.
Alameda County Sheriff’s Sgt. J.D. Nelson confirmed Tuesday that a child was badly bitten by family dog on the 21000 block of Gary Drive in Castro Valley early Tuesday morning.
A 2-year-old Concord girl was airlifted to a hospital after being bitten by her family’s pit bull on Monday afternoon, a fire official said. County authorities put the animal down early Tuesday.
A two-year-old girl was hospitalized after she was bitten by a pit bull Monday afternoon, authorities said.
A 3-year-old girl who was seriously injured in unincorporated Martinez Friday morning when a pit bull attacked her is expected to survive.