A 3-year-old girl has been hospitalized after witnesses said she was bitten in the head by a neighbor’s pit bull on Thursday afternoon.
Two Brentwood residents walking their dogs Thursday morning were injured in separate attacks by a pair of loose dogs, a police sergeant said.
San Francisco police officers shot and injured a pit bull during a call for service in the city’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood on Thursday night after the dog charged at the officers, according to police.
A Martinez boy who was mauled by pitbull dogs last year has been victimized again after items donated to him from his favorite pro wrestlers were stolen – and then sold on Craigslist – according to a published report.
Firefighters rescued a puppy that fell 200-feet off a cliff in Marin County Sunday.
Northern California authorities stopped two dogs from devouring the dead body of their owner as it lay on the ground in a clearing beside the road.
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.
Police shot and killed a pit bull that was attacking residents in a Fremont neighborhood on Saturday.
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.
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.