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.
A police officer fatally shot a pit bull in Alameda Sunday night while responding to a home on a report of a disturbance, police said.
A police officer shot and killed a dog that appeared to be attacking a Pacifica resident’s smaller dog Tuesday morning, police said.
An Oakland man faces life in prison after being convicted of murdering another man in an argument over a pit bull and raping a woman and a 16-year-old girl.
When Berkeley animal care officials sent a recently rescued pit bull puppy with clipped ears to the veterinarian, they discovered signs of extreme abuse.
The investigation into an August dog mauling in Pacifica that killed a pregnant woman was completed Thursday and police said it cannot be determined why the woman’s family pet went off.
A woman was bitten in Union City on Monday morning when she tried to stop two dogs from attacking her terrier, police said.