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Mid Year Results: U.S.

Pit Bull Attacks 2009

Mid Year Results 2009


Year Month # Number of Minor Severe Severed Fatal On Off Chain
Incidents Injury Injury Part Attack Property Property

2009 January 41 17 30 2 1 8 31 1
2009 February 37 24 22 0 0 11 26 0
2009 March 57 29 42 5 2 13 42 2
2009 April 54 20 46 4 1 18 34 4
2009 May 57 23 53 3 0 26 30 1
2009 June 72 27 55 2 2 22 49 6
318 140 248 16 6 98 212 14

Summary and Discussion Age Group % Victims

Ages 0-4 12%


In a 6-month period (January to June 2009), 318 media by pit bulls was 0-4 with 84% followed by 5-11 with 66%.
Ages 5-11 24%
reported pit bull attacks were recorded. 388 victims sustained Property information was available in 310 incidents. The data
Ages12-20 13%
bite injuries in these attacks and each incident produced just shows that 68% (212) of the pit bull bites occurred off owner
over one bite victim (1.2 per incident). Of the injured victims, property and 32% (98) occurred on owner property. This is a Ages 21-54 42%
64% (248) suffered severe bite injury[1] and 36% (140) reversal of non-breed specific dog bite data, which consistently 55 (and >) 9%
suffered minor bite injury. Of the severely injured victims, 4% reports that up to 70%[3] of bites occur on the dog owner's
(10) suffered the loss of one or more body parts totaling 16 property. As documented in this 6-month report, as well as the Age Group % Severe
severed parts. 2% (6) of these victims suffered death by a fatal DogsBite.org 3-year fatality study, pit bulls escape owner
pit bull mauling.[2] property and inflict bites at a substantially higher rate than other
The 21-54 age group suffered the most pit bull bites 42% dog breeds. Ages 0-4 84%
(163), followed by the 5-11 group with 24% (94) and the 12-20 States with the highest number of pit bull attack victims Ages 5-11 66%
group with 13% (51). The combination of two groups (0-4 and included: Texas (38), Florida (34), Ohio (21), Pennsylvania and Ages 0-11 72% Combined
5-11) with 36% still incurred fewer bites than the 21-54 group. Virginia (each with 18) and New York (16). Counties with the Ages12-20 57%
Yet the combined 0-11 group suffered a higher percentage of highest number of victims included: Allegheny, PA (8), Essex, Ages 21-54 60%
severe injury, 72%, than the 21-54 group, which suffered 60%. MA and Dallas, TX (each with 7) and Cook, IL, Marion, IN, 55 (and >) 63%
The group that incurred the highest rate of severe injury Clark, NV and Salt Lake, UT (each with 6).

"% Severe" equals the percentage of


Note: The Mid Year Results are preliminary and may be subject to revision at the end of 2009 when the final 12-month report is complete. severe injury victims within age group.

DogsBite.org: Some dogs don't let go. Mid Year Results: U.S. Pit Bull Attacks 2009 Report Summary
# Date City County State Name Age Sex Minor Severe Severed Fatal
Injury Injury Part Attack

1 02/16/09 Birmingham Jefferson AL Cesar Escobedo 14 M 1


1 03/12/09 Boaz Marshall AL Alice Lee 64 F 1
1 03/19/09 Fayette Fayette AL Christina Selman 30 F 1
1 06/15/09 Fort Payne DeKalb AL Letter Carrier Steven McCay 32 M 1
1 03/06/09 Loxley Baldwin AL Trever Jernigan 3 M 1
1 03/12/09 Mobile Mobile AL Betty Campbell 73 F 1
1 03/14/09 Mobile Mobile AL Nicole Harris 21 F 1
03/14/09 Mobile Mobile AL Christie Harris 21 > F 1
1 04/28/09 Greenwood Sebastian AR Avery Rogers 6 F 1
1 05/13/09 Mountain Home Baxter AR John Doe (adult) 85 M 1
1 04/30/09 Van Buren Crawford AR Archie Hoback 76 M 1
1 06/05/09 Bagdad Yavapai AZ John Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
06/05/09 Bagdad Yavapai AZ John Doe (child) 14 M 1
1 06/22/09 El Mirage Maricopa AZ John Doe (child) 3 M 1
06/22/09 El Mirage Maricopa AZ Parent (mother) 21 > F 1
06/22/09 El Mirage Maricopa AZ Parent (father) 21 > M 1
1 02/03/09 Phoenix Maricopa AZ Jane Doe 44 F 1
1 06/26/09 Phoenix Maricopa AZ Maria Papamatheakis 80 F 1
1 01/07/09 Anaheim Orange CA Vicki Perry 45 > F 1
1 01/04/09 Bakersfield Kern CA Jane Doe 12 F 1
1 05/14/09 Bell Gardens Los Angeles CA Officer Martha Muro 26 F 1 1
1 01/14/09 Chula Vista San Diego CA Jane Doe 21 > F 1
1 04/02/09 Colma San Mateo CA Colma Police Officer 21 > M 1
1 05/31/09 Glendora Los Angeles CA Glendora Police Officer 21 > M 1
1 02/05/09 Hilmar Mercedes CA John Doe (teenager) 13 M 1
1 06/08/09 Lincoln Placer CA John Doe (child) 3 M 1
1 06/29/09 Montclair San Bernardino CA John Doe (teenager) 17 M 1
1 06//17/09 Sacramento Sacramento CA Jane Doe (child) 4 F 1
1 05/09/09 Twentynine Palms San Bernardino CA Kaitlyn Thackerson 9 F 1
1 01/18/09 Vacaville Solano CA John Doe 13 > M 1
1 03/19/09 Vallejo Solano CA Jane Doe 21 > F 1
1 01/14/09 Centennial Arapahoe CO Jane Doe (grandmother) 55 > F 1
01/14/09 Centennial Arapahoe CO Jane Doe (child) 11 < F 1
1 05/15/09 Cortez Montezuma CO Nancy Thomas 21 > F 1
1 04/10/09 Fort Collins Larimer CO Jacqueline Harris 21 > F 1
1 03/02/09 Fruita Mesa CO Cody Strauser 7 M 1
1 02/16/09 Grand Junction Mesa CO Coby Williams 7 M 1
1 05/06/09 Greeley Weld CO John Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
1 05/01/09 Norwich New London CT Letter Carrier Jeff Glen 21 > M 1
1 01/24/09 Wilmington New Castle DE Trey Glover 9 M 1

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02/16/09 1 "Dog Attacks Child," ABC 3340, February 16, 2009 (www.abc3340.com)
03/12/09 1 Carson Clark, "Pit Bull Attacks Woman in Boaz," WHNT, March 12, 2009 (www.whnt.com)
03/19/09 1 "Woman Mauled By Neighbors Dogs Speaks From Hospital," ABC3340, March 19, 2009 (www.abc3340.com)
06/15/09 1 1 Mark Harrison, "Dog attacks mailman, officers," The Times-Journal, June 15, 2009 (www.times-journal.com)
03/06/09 1 Pat Peterson, "Dog Attacks Loxley Toddler," WKRG, March 6, 2009 (www.wkrg.com)
03/12/09 1 Emily Foster, "Dog Attacks Mobile Woman," WKRG, March 12, 2009, (www.wkrg.com)
03/14/09 1 Chad Petri, "Pregnant Woman Attacked By Dog At Own Baby Shower," WKRG, March 14, 2009 (www.wkrg.com)
03/14/09 Chad Petri, "Pregnant Woman Attacked By Dog At Own Baby Shower," WKRG, March 14, 2009 (www.wkrg.com)
04/28/09 1 "Child Bitten In Face By Pit Bull," KHBS NW Arkansas, April 28, 2009 (www,4029tv.com)
05/13/09 1 "85-year-old Mountain Home man bit by pit bull," Baxter Bulletin, May 13, 2009 (www.baxterbulleting.com)
04/30/09 1 "Van Buren Dog Attack," KFSM, April 30, 2009 (www.kfsm.com)
06/05/09 1 Jennifer Thomas, "Deputy shoots dog after it attacks 2 in Bagdad," AZ Family, June 5, 2009 (www.azfamily.com)
06/05/09 Jennifer Thomas, "Deputy shoots dog after it attacks 2 in Bagdad," AZ Family, June 5, 2009 (www.azfamily.com)
06/22/09 1 "Police: Dog Still On Loose After Attack," KHPO Phoenix, June 22, 2009 (www.kpho.com)
06/22/09 "Police: Dog Still On Loose After Attack," KHPO Phoenix, June 22, 2009 (www.kpho.com)
06/22/09 "Police: Dog Still On Loose After Attack," KHPO Phoenix, June 22, 2009 (www.kpho.com)
02/03/09 1 "Pit bulls attack Phoenix postal carrier," AZ Central, February 3, 2009 (www.azcentral.com)
06/26/09 1 "80-yr-old attacked by pit bull; Dog shot by police," AZ Family, June 26, 2009 (www.azfamily.com)
01/07/09 1 Rob Hayes, "Man stabs pit bull in self defense," ABC7, January 7, 2009 (abclocal.go.com)
01/04/09 1 "Boy stops pit bull attack with his bare hands," Bakersfield Now, January 4, 2009 (www.bakersfieldnow.com)
05/14/09 1 "Pit bull severs thumb of animal control officer in Bell Gardens," Los Angeles Times, May 14, 2009 (latimesblogs.latimes.com)
01/14/09 1 Courtney Dwyer, "Woman Attacked by Two Pit Bulls," San Diego 6CW, January 14, 2009 (www.sandiego6.com)
04/02/09 1 Michael Manekin, "Colma owner of pit bull accused of attacking police officer pleads not guilty," Inside Bay Area, April 2, 2009
05/31/09 1 (www.insidebayarea.com)
Brian Day, "Glendora police officer bitten by Pit Bull," SGV Tribune, May 31, 2009 (www.insidesocal.com)
02/05/09 1 Sara Sandrick, "Pit-Bull Attacks 13-Year-Old Boy During Superbowl Party," KFSN-TV, January 5, 2009 (abclocal.go.com)
06/08/09 1 "3-year-old boy bitten; pit bull is euthanized," The Modesto Bee, June 8, 2009 (www.modbee.com)
06/29/09 1 Christee Lemons, "Pit bull killed after attack in Montclair," San Bernardino County Sun, June 29, 2009 (www.sbsun.com)
06//17/09 1 "Sacramento Child, 4, Attacked by Family Pit Bull," News 10, June 17, 2009 (www.news10.net)
05/09/09 1 Kurt Schaupper, "Girl recovering after pit bull attack," Hi-Desert Star, May 9, 2009 (www.hidesertstar.com)
01/18/09 1 "Public's assistance sought in finding dog," The Reporter, January 18, 2009 (www.thereporter.com)
03/19/09 1 Tonya Buchyns, "Pit bull attacks woman, kills pet," Times Herald, March 19, 2009 (www.timesheraldonline.com)
01/14/09 1 "Dog Sitter Bit By Pit Bull," The Denver Channel, January 14, 2009 (www.thedenverchannel.com)
01/14/09 "Dog Sitter Bit By Pit Bull," The Denver Channel, January 14, 2009 (www.thedenverchannel.com)
05/15/09 1 "Woman Survives Attack By Two Pit Bulls," KOAT Alburquerque, May 15, 2009 (www.koat.com)
04/10/09 1 Nate Taylor, "Video shows Fort Collins woman, dog hurt in attack by pit bulls," Coloradoan.com, April 10, 2009 (www.coloradoan.com)
03/02/09 1 Cassie Hewlings, "Dog that mauled boy forced its way into Fruita woman's home months earlier," GJSentinel,com, March 2, 2009
02/16/09 1 (www.gjsentinel.com)
Joe Garden, "7-year-old Attacked By Dog," NBC 11, February 26, 2009 (www.nbc11news.com)
05/06/09 1 "Pit bull attacks owner in Greeley," The Tribune, May 9, 2009 (www.greeleytribune.com)
05/01/09 1 Greg Smith, "Mail carrier hospitalized after pit bull attack in Norwich," Norwich Bulletin, May 1, 2009 (www.norwichbulletin.com)
01/24/09 1 Frank Gerace, "Pit bull attack hospitalizes 9-year-old," WDEL, January 24, 2009 (www.wdel.com)

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# Date City County State Name Age Sex Minor Severe Severed Fatal
Injury Injury Part Attack

1 06/11/09 Wilmington New Castle DE Jane Doe (child) 1 F 1


1 04/15/09 Apopka Orange FL John Doe (teenager) 13 M
1 02/03/09 Boca Raton Palm Beach FL Maureen Hartnagel 21 > F 1
02/03/09 Boca Raton Palm Beach FL Randy Shultz 21 > M 1
1 01/14/09 Bradenton Manatee FL John Doe 4 M 1
1 05/05/09 Bradenton Manatee FL Jane Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
1 05/24/09 Bradenton Manatee FL Armel Robinson 21 > M 1
1 03/09/09 Callaway Bay FL Valencia Newton 2 F 1
1 04/15/09 Cape Coral Lee FL Judy Soehnlein 50 F 1
1 05/18/09 Cape Coral Lee FL Denver Pritt 55 > M 1
1 04/12/09 Casselberry Seminole FL Ellen Quinones 21 > F 1
1 03/02/09 Deltona Volusia FL Melanie Ann Young 44 F 1
1 01/24/09 Ellenton Manatee FL Jane Doe (child) 11 < 1
1 03/30/09 Eustis Lake FL Tracy Lindsey 22 F 1
1 05/20/09 Ft. Lauderdale Broward FL Kailen Gonzalez 25 F 1
1 06/26/09 Ft. Lauderdale Broward FL Nakaylah Smith 6 F 1
1 06/19/09 Homestead Miami-Dade FL John Doe (child) 1 M 1
1 06/10/09 Howey-In-The-Hills Lake FL Joan Brown Benitez 73 F 1
1 06/09/09 Lake City Columbia FL Jane Doe (teenager) 17 F 1
1 06/16/09 Lake City Columbia FL Jane Doe (child) 11 < F 1
1 02/22/09 Lauderhill Broward FL Gregory Cunningham 7 M 1
02/22/09 Lauderhill Broward FL John Doe 5 M 1
02/22/09 Lauderhill Broward FL John Doe 5 M 1
1 06/03/09 North Fort Myers Lee FL Deputy Paul Johnson 21 > M 1
1 04/16/09 North Port Sarasota FL Ralph Velardi 21 > M 1 2
1 05/29/09 North Port Sarasota FL John Doe (adult) 62 M 1
1 03/19/09 Old Town Dixie FL Jane Doe (handicapped) 22 F 1
1 01/26/09 Panama City Bay FL John Doe (child) 11 M 1
1 02/23/09 Port St. John Brevard FL Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
1 05/30/09 St. Petersburg Pinellas FL Elizabeth Nebbia 79 F 1
1 03/11/09 Tampa Hillsborough FL Mia Kingsman 2 F 1
1 03/27/09 Unlisted Taylor FL Tamera Brasby 13 F 1
1 01/11/09 Unlisted Polk FL Justin Cutrer 6 M 1
1 03/26/09 Unlisted Pinellas FL Deputy Brett Savage 36 M 1
1 03/24/09 Unlisted Collier FL Nola Sequichie 2< F 1
1 06/14/09 Athens Athens-Clarke GA Johnchavious Echols 13 M 1
1 06/23/09 Augusta Richmond GA Charles Jackson 21 > M 1
1 01/07/09 Austell Cobb GA Jane Doe (mother) 21 > F 1
01/07/09 Austell Cobb GA Jane Doe (child) 11 < 1
01/07/09 Austell Cobb GA Jane Doe (child) 11 < 1

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06/11/09 1 Peter MacArthur, "Pit bull attacks two year old in Wilmington," WDEL 1150AM, June 11, 2009 (www.wdel.com)
04/15/09 1 "Teen Attacked by Pit Bull," Central Florida News 13, April 15, 2009 (www.cfnews13.com)
02/03/09 1 Juan Fanju, "Pit Bull goes on Boca biting spree," CBS12 News, February 3, 2009 (www.cbs12.com)
02/03/09 Juan Fanju, "Pit Bull goes on Boca biting spree," CBS12 News, February 3, 2009 (www.cbs12.com)
01/14/09 "Bradenton boy bit by pit bull," MySunCoast, January 14, 2009 (www.wwsb.com)
05/05/09 1 "Police: Dog owner used pet as weapon," Bardenton.com, May 5, 2009 (www.bradenton.com)
05/24/09 1 "Pitbull, pitbull mix attack man in Bradenton," Bay News 9, May 24, 2009 (www.baynews9.com)
03/09/09 1 "Toddler Attacked by Pit Bull," WJHG, March 9, 2009 (www.wjhg)
04/15/09 1 "Pit bull bites woman in Cape Coral," News-Press.com, April 15, 2009 (www.news-press.com)
05/18/09 1 Cristin Severance, "Cape Coral dog attack," WINK News, May 18, 2009 (www.winknews.com)
04/12/09 1 Sara Clark and Helen Eckinger, "Family dog dies after attack by loose pit bull," Orlando Sentinel, April 12, 2009
03/02/09 1 (www.orlandosentinel.com)
"Deltona woman injured when son's dog attacks," West Volusia, March 1, 2009 (www.news-journalonline.com)
01/24/09 1 Natalie Alund, "Sheriff’s report: Roaming Pit Bull bites child in Ellenton," BradentonHerald.com, January 24, 2009 (www.bradenton.com)
03/30/09 1 "Eustis Jogger Injured In Dog Attack," WESH, March 30, 2009 (www.wesh.com)
05/20/09 1 Jon Burstein, "Pit bulls bite Fort Lauderdale woman, kill her dog," South Florida Sun-Sentinal, May 20, 2009 (www.sun-sentinel.com)
06/26/09 1 1 Lisa Cilli, "6-Year Old Girl Recovering After Pit Bull Attack," CBS4.com, June 26, 2009 (www.cbs4.com)
06/19/09 1 Lisa Cilli, "Baby Boy Hospitalized After Family Dog Attack" CBS4.com, June 19, 2009 (www.cbs4.com)
06/10/09 1 Anthony Colarossi, "Pit bull attacks Lake County woman in shower," Orlando Sentinal, June 10, 2009 (www.orlandosentinel.com)
06/09/09 1 Lise Fisher, "Two dogs attack Lake City teenager," The Gainsville Sun, June 9, 2009 (www.gainesville.com)
06/16/09 1 "Lake City Police Report," Lake City Journal, June 16, 2009 (www.lakecityjournal.com)
02/22/09 1 Kimberly Chapin, "Pit Bull Shot, Killed After Attacking Children," CBS4, February 22, 2009 (cbs4.com)
02/22/09 Kimberly Chapin, "Pit Bull Shot, Killed After Attacking Children," CBS4, February 22, 2009 (cbs4.com)
02/22/09 Kimberly Chapin, "Pit Bull Shot, Killed After Attacking Children," CBS4, February 22, 2009 (cbs4.com)
06/03/09 1 Dennis Culver, "Lee County deputy shoots dog after attack at North Fort Myers home," The News-Press, June 3, 2009 (www.news-
04/16/09 1 press.com)
"Dog attack victim still hospitalized," Charlotte Sun Herald, April 16, 2009 (www.sunnewspapers.net)
05/29/09 1 "Police: Man attacked by his pit bull," Charlotte Sun Herald, May 30, 2009 (www.sunnewspapers.net)
03/19/09 1 "Developmentally delayed woman mauled by dog pack," DC Advocate, March 19, 2009 (dcadvocate.net)
01/26/09 1 Tony Simmons, "Pit bull bites boy on face," The News Herald, January 26, 2009 (www.newsherald.com)
02/23/09 1 "Brevard Co. Woman Attacked By Own Pit Bull: Victim Unconscious With Facial Wounds," WESH.com, February 23, 2009
05/30/09 1 (www.wesh.com)
Chad Cookler, "Pitbulls attack elderly woman, kill dog in St. Petersburg," WFTS-TV, May 30, 2009 (www.abcactionnews.com)
03/11/09 1 Kevin Graham, "Dog Seriously Injures Two-Year-Old," Tampabay.com, March 11, 2009 (www.tampabay.com)
03/27/09 1 Latentra Bennett, "Pit bull attacks 13-year old girl," WCTV, March 27, 2009 (www.wctv.tv)
01/11/09 1 "Boy, 6, still recovering after dog attack," Bay News 9, January 11, 2009 (www.baynews9.com)
03/26/09 1 "Pinellas Deputy Recovers From Pit Bull Bite," Tampa Bay Onliine, March 26, 2009 (www2.tbo.com)
03/24/09 1 Adam Freeman, "18-month-old attacked by dog," NBC 2, March 24, 2009 (www.nbc-2.com)
06/14/09 1 Associated Press, "Athens teen seriously injured in pit bull attack," Macon.com, June 14, 2009 (www.macon.com)
06/23/09 1 Samantha Andre, "Pit bull attack sends man to hospital," WRDW.com, June 23, 2009 (www.wrdw.com)
01/07/09 1 Alexis Stevens, "Pit bulls attack Austell mother, children," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 7, 2009 (www.ajc.com)
01/07/09 Alexis Stevens, "Pit bulls attack Austell mother, children," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 7, 2009 (www.ajc.com)
01/07/09 Alexis Stevens, "Pit bulls attack Austell mother, children," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 7, 2009 (www.ajc.com)

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# Date City County State Name Age Sex Minor Severe Severed Fatal
Injury Injury Part Attack

01/07/09 Austell Cobb GA Jane Doe (child) 11 < 1


1 01/06/09 Bainbridge Decature GA Joanne Johns 73 F 1
1 02/17/09 Calhoun Gordon GA Latoya Burris 21 > F 1
1 04/17/09 Conyers Rockdale GA Nathaniel Stafford 4 M 1 2
1 01/06/09 Thomasville Thomas GA Cheyenne Peppers 5 F 1 1
1 03/05/09 Union City Futlon GA Paris Greer 9 M 1
1 05/04/09 Unlisted Henry GA Jayden Allen 6 M 1
1 06/30/09 Unlisted Coweta GA Jane Doe (child) 11 < F 1
1 01/31/09 Kailua Hawaii HI Jane Doe (child) 2< F 1
1 01/27/09 Kalihi Valley Honolulu HI Jane Doe 60 F 1
1 01/22/09 Kapahulu Honolulu HI Detective Gary Lahens 21 > M 1
1 01/27/09 Kapolei Honolulu HI Diana Furtado 59 F 1
1 04/27/09 Koloa Kauai HI Jane Doe (child) 5 F 1
1 06/25/09 Poipu Kauai HI John Doe (child) 6 M 1
1 05/10/09 Sioux City Woodbury IA John Doe (child) 11 < 1
05/10/09 Sioux City Woodbury IA John Doe (adult) 11 < 1
1 05/28/09 Boise Ada ID Krista Docherty 6 F 1 1
1 06/18/09 Coeur D'Alene Kootenai ID Kip Legaard 21 > M 1
1 06/30/09 Aurora Kane IL Jane Doe (teenager) 13 F 1
1 06/02/09 Champaign Champaign IL Mr. Brandt 21 > M 1
1 05/04/09 Cherry Valley Winnebago IL John Doe (child) 11 < 1
1 03/12/09 Chicago Cook IL Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
03/12/09 Chicago Cook IL John Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
1 05/14/09 Chicago Cook IL Jane Doe (teenager) 14 F 1
1 03/05/09 Clinton DeWitt IL Justin Michael Duffy 11 < M 1
1 02/13/09 Country Club Hills Cook IL John Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
1 05/12/09 Evergreen Park Cook IL John Doe (child) 51 M 1
1 01/05/09 Freeport Stephenson IL John Doe 10 M 1
1 05/05/09 Highland Park Lake IL Jane Doe (teenager) 14 F 1
1 06/30/09 Johnston City Williamson IL Gabrial Mandrell 3 M 1 1
1 03/16/09 Kankakee Kankakee IL Jane Doe (child) 13 F 1
1 06/16/09 Park Ridge Cook IL John Doe (adult) 49 M 1
1 05/25/09 Rockford Winnebago IL Dennis Braun 21 > M 1
1 04/21/09 Anderson Madison IN Kayla Greene 20 F 1
1 02/04/09 Elkhart Elkhart IN Scott Sands 47 M 1
1 03/25/09 Greensburg Decature IN Jane Doe (senior) 65 > F 1
1 01/26/09 Indianapolis Marion IN Brenda Hill 57 F 1 1
1 04/01/09 Indianapolis Marion IN Jeremy Lee 12 M 1
1 04/01/09 Indianapolis Marion IN Jazmin Pike 8 F 1
1 04/16/09 Indianapolis Marion IN Virginia Wiggington 77 F 1

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01/07/09 Alexis Stevens, "Pit bulls attack Austell mother, children," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, January 7, 2009 (www.ajc.com)
01/06/09 1 "Woman Attacked by Vicious Dogs," Bainbridge Georgia, January 6, 2009 (www.bainbridgega.com.com)
02/17/09 1 Jeremy Belk, "Pit bull bites woman & dog in their yard," Daily Post Athenian, February 17, 2009 (dpa.xtn.net)
04/17/09 1 1 "Child Mauled By Dog in Conyers," MyFoxAtlanta, April 17, 2009 (www.myfoxatlanta.com)
01/06/09 1 1 Christian Jennings, "Girl killed by three family dogs in Thomasville," WALB, January 9, 2009 (www.walb.com)
03/05/09 1 1 Tom Jones, "Pit Bull Bites Union City Boy In Face," WSBTV, March 5, 2009 (www.wsbtv.com)
05/04/09 1 "3 Pit Bulls Attack Henry County Boy," WSBTV Atlanta, May 4, 2009 (www.wsbtv.com)
06/30/09 1 Sarah Fay Campbell, "Pet dog euthanized following controversy," The Times-Herald, June 30, 2009 (www.times-herald.com)
01/31/09 1 "Another Hawaii pit bull attack results in injury," Honolulu Advertiser, January 31, 2009 (www.honoluluadvertiser.com)
01/27/09 1 "Two Pit Bull Attacks Put Women in Hospital," KGMB9, January 27, 2009 (kgmb9.com)
01/22/09 1 Leslie Fujimore, "Dog owner faces charges in alleged attack on detective," The Star Bulletin, January 22, 2009 (www.starbulletin.com)
01/27/09 1 Gina Mangieri, "Pit Bulls Attack Woman in Kapolei," KHON2, January 27, 2009 (www.khon2.com)
04/27/09 1 Nathan Eagle, "Neighbor’s pit bull bites Koloa girl," Kauai News, April 27, 2009 (www.kauaiworld.com)
06/25/09 1 Paul Curtis, "Animal Cruelty - Poipu man cited again" The Garden Island, June 25, 2009 (www.kauaiworld.com)
05/10/09 1 Molly Montag, "Two children bitten by pit bull," Sioux City Journal, May 10, 2009 (www.siouxcityjournal.com)
05/10/09 Molly Montag, "Two children bitten by pit bull," Sioux City Journal, May 10, 2009 (www.siouxcityjournal.com)
05/28/09 1 Kaycee Murray, "Six-year-old attacked by pit bull," KTVB.com, May 28, 2009 (www.ktvb.com)
06/18/09 1 McKay Allen,"Pitbull attacks owner 24 hours after adoption," KXLY,com, June 19, 2009 (www.kxly.com)
06/30/09 1 Matt Hanley, "Aurora officer shoots, kills charging pit bull," Beacon News, June 30, 2009 (www.suburbanchicagonews.com)
06/02/09 1 Jenny Gastwirth, "Pit Bull Attack," WCIA 3 News, June 2, 2009 (www.illiinoishomepage.com)
05/04/09 1 "Pit bull bite sends 8-year-old to hospital," Rockford Registered Star, May 4, 2009 (www.rrstar.com)
03/12/09 1 "Dog killed after attack on couple," abc7Chicago, March 12, 2009 (abclocal.go.com)
03/12/09 "Dog killed after attack on couple," abc7Chicago, March 12, 2009 (abclocal.go.com)
05/14/09 1 "Prosecutors: Rapist let pitbull attack victims," Chicago Sun-Times, May 14, 2009 (www.suntimes.com)
03/05/09 "Boy in hospital after pit bull attack in Clinton," Wandtv.com, March 5, 2009 (www.wandtv.com)
02/13/09 1 Steve Metsch, "Country Club Hills man fights off dog attack," South Town Star, February 13, 2009 (www.southtownstar.com)
05/12/09 1 "Evergreen Park man OK after battle with pit bull," WGN News, May 12, 2009 (www.chicagobreakingnews.com)
01/05/09 1 Bob Ryder, "Woman Rescues 10 Year Old From Pit Bull Attack," Mystateline.com, January 5, 2009 (mystateline.com)
05/05/09 1 Lisa Black, "Pit bull attack: Highland Park mayor renews call for ban after attack," ChicagoTribune, May 5, 2009
06/30/09 1 (www.chicagotribune.com)
"Deadly Dog Attack Called a "Tragic Accident"," WSIL TV, June 30, 2009 (wsiltv.com)
03/16/09 1 "Police Blotter - March 17, 2009," The Daily Journal, March 17, 2009 (www.daily-journal.com)
06/16/09 1 Jennifer Johnson, "Pit bull attacks man walking dog at park," Park Ridge Herald, June 16, 2009 (www.pioneerlocal.com)
05/25/09 1 "Rockford Man Attacked by Pitbull," WIFR News 23, May 25, 2009 (www.wifr.com)
04/21/09 1 "Pit bull attacks Anderson woman," The Herald Bulletin, April 21, 2009 (www.theheraldbulletin.com)
02/04/09 1 Amelia Jeffirs, "Elkhart man mauled by pet pit bull," Elkhart Truth, February 4, 2009 (www.etruth.com)
03/25/09 1 Elizabeth Bailey, "Pit Bulls Still Prove Problematic For City," Greensburg Daily News, March 25, 2009 (www.greensburgdailynews.com)
01/26/09 1 "Woman Critically Injured In Pit Bull Attack," The Indy Channel, January 26, 2009 (www.theindychannel.com)
04/01/09 1 Steve Jefferson, "Two children injured in dog attacks," WTHR.com. April 1, 2009 (www.wthr.com)
04/01/09 1 Steve Jefferson, "Two children injured in dog attacks," WTHR.com. April 1, 2009 (www.wthr.com)
04/16/09 1 Emily Longnecker, "Animal Control investigates dog attacks," WTHR News, April 16, 2009 (www.wthr.com)

DogsBite.org: Some dogs don't let go. Mid Year Results: U.S. Pit Bull Attacks 2009 Page 6
# Date City County State Name Age Sex Minor Severe Severed Fatal
Injury Injury Part Attack

1 04/16/09 Indianapolis Marion IN Ashley Crowe 17 F 1


1 06/03/09 Indianapolis Marion IN Heather Paugh 30 F 1
1 06/23/09 Muncie Delaware IN Jane Doe (child) 4 F 1
1 03/20/09 Terre Haute Vigo IN Donna Jackson 21 > F 1
1 01/08/09 Leavenworth Leavenworth KS Tracy Contreras 38 F 1
1 01/02/09 Bowling Green Warren KY Tyron-Anthony Collins 7 M 1
01/02/09 Bowling Green Warren KY Trina Watson 8 F 1
1 04/07/09 Frankfort Franklin KY Letter Carrier, John Doe 21 > M 1
1 05/04/09 Jeffersonville Montgomery KY Derrick Benton 25 M 1
05/04/09 Jeffersonville Montgomery KY Carloetta Benton 43 F 1 1
05/04/09 Jeffersonville Montgomery KY Dina Murphy 18 F 1
05/04/09 Jeffersonville Montgomery KY Craig Benton 20 M 1
1 04/16/09 Bossier Bossier LA Jennifer Veillon 25 F 1
04/16/09 Bossier Bossier LA Angela Martin 24 F 1
04/16/09 Bossier Bossier LA Christopher Martin 21 > M 1
1 05/08/09 Erath Erath LA Jane Doe (child) 6 M 1
1 04/14/09 Lafayette Lafayette LA C.J. Narcisse 5 M 1
1 06/05/09 Cohasset Norfolk MA Jane Doe (child) 11 < F 1
1 05/22/09 Fall River Bristol MA Jane Doe (adult) 8 F 1
1 05/28/09 Haverhill Essex MA Bianca Zangari-Dacey 1 F 1
1 06/05/09 Lowell Middlesex MA Mariah Reed 5 F 1
1 06/07/09 Lynn Essex MA John Doe (child) 11 M 1
1 04/10/09 Peabody Essex MA Cassandra Osgood 23 F 1
04/10/09 Peabody Essex MA Sarah Malave 24 F 1
04/10/09 Peabody Essex MA Jamie Brickman 27 F 1
04/10/09 Peabody Essex MA Officer William Swaczyk 21 > M 1
1 01/09/09 Saugus Essex MA AC Officer Harry Young 21 > M 1
1 03/30/09 Springfield Hampden MA John Doe (child) 4 M 1
1 03/31/09 District Heights Prince George's MD John Doe (child) 4 M 1
1 03/25/09 Edgewater Anne Arundel MD James Powell 47 M 1
03/25/09 Edgewater Anne Arundel MD Dana Powell 21 > F 1
03/25/09 Edgewater Anne Arundel MD Brandon Powell 19 M 1
1 03/04/09 Lusby Calvert MD John Doe (adult) 21 > 1
03/04/09 Lusby Calvert MD John Doe (adult) 21 > 1
1 02/25/09 Prince Frederick Calvert MD John Doe (adult) 21 > 1
02/25/09 Prince Frederick Calvert MD John Doe (adult) 21 > 1
1 04/03/09 Sabillasville Federick MD Jane Doe 21 F 1
1 03/05/09 Buena Vista Saginaw MI Bridgetta Hadley 41 F 1
03/05/09 Buena Vista Saginaw MI Duane Van Lanham 21 > M 1 5
1 03/21/09 Detroit Wayne MI Jane Doe (child) 16 F 1

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Date On Off Chain Citation
Prop. Prop.

04/16/09 1 Emily Longnecker, "Animal Control investigates dog attacks," WTHR News, April 16, 2009 (www.wthr.com)
06/03/09 1 Amber Sterns, "Woman Injured in Pit Bull Attack," WIBC 93.1 FM, June 3, 2009 (www.wibc.com)
06/23/09 1 "Girl treated for dog bite," The Star Press, June 23, 2009 (www.thestarpress.com)
03/20/09 1 Kate Greene, "Pit bull attacks mother and son," WTHITV, March 20, 2009 (www.wthitv.com)
01/08/09 1 "Home inspector attacked by pit bull," Leavenworth Times, January 9, 2009 (www.leavenworthtimes.com)
01/02/09 1 Burton Speakman, "Two kids injured in pit bull attack," BG Daily News, January 9, 2009 (www.bgdailynews.com)
01/02/09 Burton Speakman, "Two kids injured in pit bull attack," BG Daily News, January 9, 2009 (www.bgdailynews.com)
04/07/09 1 Paul Glasser, "Dog attack suspends mail," The State Journal, April 7, 2009 (www.state-journal.com)
05/04/09 1 Andy Cunningham, "Dog Mauls Four In Montgomery County Home," WKTY 27 Newsfirst, May 4, 2009 (www.wkty.com)
05/04/09 Andy Cunningham, "Dog Mauls Four In Montgomery County Home," WKTY 27 Newsfirst, May 4, 2009 (www.wkty.com)
05/04/09 Andy Cunningham, "Dog Mauls Four In Montgomery County Home," WKTY 27 Newsfirst, May 4, 2009 (www.wkty.com)
05/04/09 Andy Cunningham, "Dog Mauls Four In Montgomery County Home," WKTY 27 Newsfirst, May 4, 2009 (www.wkty.com)
04/16/09 1 "Pitbull attacks three people in Bossier City," Shreveport Times, April 16, 2009 (www.shreveporttimes.com)
04/16/09 "Pitbull attacks three people in Bossier City," Shreveport Times, April 16, 2009 (www.shreveporttimes.com)
04/16/09 "Pitbull attacks three people in Bossier City," Shreveport Times, April 16, 2009 (www.shreveporttimes.com)
05/08/09 1 "Erath boy attacked by pit bull," The Advertiser, May 8, 2009 (www.theadvertiser.com)
04/14/09 1 "Pit Bull Attacks 5 Year Old Boy," KATC, April 14, 2009 (www.katc.com)
06/05/09 1 Nancy White, "Pit bull ‘owner’ jumps into the ring," Cohasset Mariner, June 5. 2009 (www.wickedlocal.com)
05/22/09 "Girl injured in pit bull attack," The Herald News, May 22, 2009 (www.heraldnews.com)
05/28/09 1 Bill Cantwell, "Dog bite to little girl's face requires 50 stitches," Eagle Tribune, May 28, 2009 (www.eagletribune.com)
06/05/09 1 Rita Savard and Jennifer Myers, "Lowell girl bitten by pit bull improving; dog still under quarantine," Lowell Sun Online, June 5, 2009
06/07/09 1 (www.lowellsun.com)
"Lynn boy attacked by pit bull," 7 News Boston, June 7, 2009 (www.whdh.com)
04/10/09 1 Bruno Matarazzo, "Pit bull attacks four in Peabody," The Salem News, April 10, 2009 (www.salemnews.com)
04/10/09 Bruno Matarazzo, "Pit bull attacks four in Peabody," The Salem News, April 10, 2009 (www.salemnews.com)
04/10/09 Bruno Matarazzo, "Pit bull attacks four in Peabody," The Salem News, April 10, 2009 (www.salemnews.com)
04/10/09 Bruno Matarazzo, "Pit bull attacks four in Peabody," The Salem News, April 10, 2009 (www.salemnews.com)
01/09/09 Dan O'Brien, "Passenger in Saugus pit bull attack arraigned in Lynn," ItemLive, January 9, 2009 (www.thedailyitemoflynn.com)
03/30/09 1 Pamela Metaxas, "Springfield 4-year-old suffers severe facial injuries in pit pull attack," Mass Live, March 30, 2009 (www.masslive.com)
03/31/09 Susan Phillips, "Pit bull bites child," WUSA9, March 31, 2009 (www.wusa9.com)
03/25/09 1 "Police: 3 Injured By Pit Bull," WBAL TV, March 25, 2009 (www.wbaltv.com)
03/25/09 "Police: 3 Injured By Pit Bull," WBAL TV, March 25, 2009 (www.wbaltv.com)
03/25/09 "Police: 3 Injured By Pit Bull," WBAL TV, March 25, 2009 (www.wbaltv.com)
03/04/09 1 Carol Harvart, "Loose dog bites two people," SoMdNews.com, March 4, 2009 (www.somdnews.com)
03/04/09 Carol Harvart, "Loose dog bites two people," SoMdNews.com, March 4, 2009 (www.somdnews.com)
02/25/09 1 "Calvert County Sheriff's Reports," Southern Maryland Online, February 26, 2009 (www.somd.com)
02/25/09 "Calvert County Sheriff's Reports," Southern Maryland Online, February 26, 2009 (www.somd.com)
04/03/09 1 "Sabillasville woman attacked by family pit bull," FrederickNewsPost.com, April 3, 2009 (www.fredericknewspost.com)
03/05/09 1 "Man, Woman Injured In Multiple Dog Attack," WNEM.com, March 5, 2009 (www.wnem.com)
03/05/09 "Man, Woman Injured In Multiple Dog Attack," WNEM.com, March 5, 2009 (www.wnem.com)
03/21/09 1 Christy Arboscello, "16-year-old attacked by pit bulls in Detroit," FreeP.com, March 21, 2009 (www.freep.com)

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# Date City County State Name Age Sex Minor Severe Severed Fatal
Injury Injury Part Attack

1 04/23/09 Eastpointe Macomb MI Leonard Lovejoy Jr. 1< M 1 1


1 05/28/09 Gowen Montcalm MI Brandon Dennis 10 M 1
05/28/09 Gowen Montcalm MI Connor Slager 7 M 1
05/28/09 Gowen Montcalm MI Gage Dennis 7 M 1
1 05/17/09 Kentwood Kent MI Chris Griffin 29 M 1
05/17/09 Kentwood Kent MI Jacqueline Potts 20 F 1
1 02/09/09 Oak Park Oakland MI Randy Bode 35 > M 1
1 02/05/09 Robinson Township Ottawa MI T.J. Tuttle 9 M 1
02/05/09 Robinson Township Ottawa MI Student 9 F 1
1 06/10/09 Austin Mower MN Kyle Anthony Boelman 19 M 1
1 04/27/09 Minneapolis Hennepin MN Jane Doe (child) 9 F 1
1 06/29/09 Scandia Washington MN Yvonne Miller 21 > F 1
1 04/29/09 Columbia Boone MO Mark Adamson 27 M 1
1 01/20/09 Florence Ravalli MO Shaylee Terry 11 F 1
1 02/21/09 Kansas City Jackson MO Letter Carrier Jane Doe 30 > F 1
1 04/08/09 Rolla Phelps MO Dorothy Leavitt 61 F 1
1 05/14/09 St. Louis St. Louis MO John Doe (child) 1 M 1
1 06/12/09 Jonestown Coahoma MS Lillie Gober 50 F 1
1 02/11/09 Vicksburg Warren MS Ashley Pendleton 10 F 1
1 03/24/09 Butte Silver Bow MT Matthew Ricks 6 M 1
1 05/21/09 Butte Silver Bow MT Jane Doe (child) 11 < F 1
1 06/19/09 Kalispell Flathead MT William Bintz 46 M 1
1 05/26/09 Candler Buncombe NC Erin Thomas 9 F 1
1 01/14/09 Charlotte Mecklenburg NC Janice Oakley 21 > F 1
1 03/25/09 Franklin Macon NC Sam Adler 2 M 1
1 04/22/09 Greenville Greenville NC John Doe (child) 11 < M 1
1 05/06/09 High Point Guilford NC Jennifer Baldwin 21 > F 1
05/06/09 High Point Guilford NC Thomas Howard Roy, Jr 21 > M 1
1 02/13/09 Kannapolis Rowan NC Brian Lemus 6 M 1
02/13/09 Kannapolis Rowan NC Marcela Bravo 21 > F 1
1 04/23/09 Kinston Lenoir NC L.H. Clemmons 65 > M 1
1 06/15/09 Moyok Currituck NC Sara Searles 21 > F 1
1 03/24/09 Raleigh Wake NC Isaiah Hardy 6 M 1
1 04/24/09 Sumter Sumter NC Tobias Favor 10 M 1
1 05/21/09 La Vista Sarpy NE Aliyah Balquier 6 F 1
1 05/13/09 Lincoln Lancaster NE Lillian Maschman 21 > F 1
1 06/03/09 Lincoln Lancaster NE Baylee Harris 10 M 1
1 06/18/09 McCook Red Willow NE McCook Police Officer 21 > M 1
1 02/08/09 Omaha Douglas NE Lorrie Ellis 48 F 1
1 02/10/09 Omaha Douglas NE John Doe (child) 12 M 1

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Date On Off Chain Citation
Prop. Prop.

04/23/09 1 Christina Hall, "Baby mauled to death by his family's pit bull," Detroit Free Press, April 23, 2009, (www.freep.com)
05/28/09 1 Elisabeth Waldon, "Dog attacks four boys, now running wild," The Daily News, May 28, 2009 (www.thedailynews)
05/28/09 Elisabeth Waldon, "Dog attacks four boys, now running wild," The Daily News, May 28, 2009 (www.thedailynews)
05/28/09 Elisabeth Waldon, "Dog attacks four boys, now running wild," The Daily News, May 28, 2009 (www.thedailynews)
05/17/09 1 Nancy Bickel, "Kentwood couple staying in truck with five pitbulls are bitten after dogs started fighting," Mlive.com, May 17, 2009
05/17/09 (www.mlive.com)
Nancy Bickel, "Kentwood couple staying in truck with five pitbulls are bitten after dogs started fighting," Mlive.com, May 17, 2009
02/09/09 1 (www.mlive.com)
Kimberly Craig, "Police Hunt For Pit Bull In Oak Park," 7 Action News, February 9, 2009 (www.wxyz.com)
02/05/09 1 "Dog attacks students on school bus in Ottawa Co.," Chicago Tribune, February 5, 2009 (www.chicagotribune.com)
02/05/09 "Dog attacks students on school bus in Ottawa Co.," Chicago Tribune, February 5, 2009 (www.chicagotribune.com)
06/10/09 1 Tim Ruzek, "Loose dog in park bites man in face," Post Bulletin. June 10, 2009 (www.postbulletin.com)
04/27/09 1 Nicole Muehlhausen, "9-year-old attacked by pit bull near Mpls. Park," KSTP TV, April 27, 2009 (www.kstp.com)
06/29/09 1 Mary Baily, "Pit bull bite victim in Scandia wants dog put down," HometownSource.com, June 29, 2009 (hometownsource.com)
04/29/09 1 Joe Meyer, "Police kill pit bull that bit man outside Kohl’s," Columbia Daily Tribune, Aprl 29, 2009 (www.columbiatribune.com)
01/20/09 1 Perry Backus, "Family of dead dog doesn't pleads for life of pit bull that attacked," January 20, 2009 (www.ravallirepublic.com)
02/21/09 1 Jason Vaughn, "KCMO Letter Carrier Mauled, Injured in Dog Attack," FOX4kc, February 21, 2009 (www.fox4kc.com)
04/08/09 1 Alan Lewis Gerstenecker, "Wheelchair-bound woman is bitten by pit-bull terrier," The Rolla Daily News, April 8, 2009
05/14/09 1 (www.therolladailynews.com)
Chris Regnier, "Child Mauled By Pit Bull in North St. Louis," Fox2Now St. Louis, May 14, 2009 (www.fox2now.com)
06/12/09 1 Andy Ross, "Pit bulls recently attacks Jonestown woman; authorities put dogs down," Clarksdale Press Register, June 12, 2009
02/11/09 1 (www.pressregister.com)
Roslyn Anderson, "Pit bull bites 10 year old," WLBT, February 11, 2009 (www.wlbt.com)
03/24/09 1 Nick Gevock, "Pit bull bites boy," MTS Standard, March 24, 2009 (www.mtstandard.com)
05/21/09 1 John Grant Emeigh, "Judge orders dog destroyed," Montana Standard, May 21, 2009 (www.mtstandard.com)
06/19/09 1 Keriann Lynch, "Kalispell Officers Kill Pit Bull After Attack," Flathead Beacon, June 19, 2009 (www.flatheadbeacon.com)
05/26/09 1 "Deputies Release Dog Mauling 911 Tape," News ABC 13, May 27, 2009 (www.wlos.com)
01/14/09 1 Mario Roland, "Dog euthanized after pit bull attack," WCNC, January 14, 2009 (www.wcnc.com)
03/25/09 1 Michael Lewis, "Toddler attacked by family's pit bull," The Franklin Press, March 25, 2009 (www.thefranklinpress.com)
04/22/09 1 Paul Alongi, "Greenville deputy kills two pit bulls," Greenville Online, April 22, 2009 (www.greenvilleonline.com)
05/06/09 1 Roxanna Haynes, "Update: Two Hospitalized After Dogs Attack in High Point," WGHP, May 6, 2009 (www.myfox8.com)
05/06/09 Roxanna Haynes, "Update: Two Hospitalized After Dogs Attack in High Point," WGHP, May 6, 2009 (www.myfox8.com)
02/13/09 1 Jessie Burchette, "Pit bull mauls 9-year-old in Kannapolis," The Salisbury Post, February 13, 2009 (www.salisburypost.com)
02/13/09 Jessie Burchette, "Pit bull mauls 9-year-old in Kannapolis," The Salisbury Post, February 13, 2009 (www.salisburypost.com)
04/23/09 1 "Man Attacked By Pit Bulls Feared For His Life," WITN News, April 24, 2009 (www.witn.com)
06/15/09 1 Jennifer Preyss, "No charges filed in dog-biting incident; pitbull quarantined," Daily Advance, June 15, 2009 (www.dailyadvance.com)
03/24/09 1 "Pit bulls maul Raleigh boy," WRAL News, March 24, 2009 (www.wral.com)
04/24/09 1 Joe Perry, "10-year-old recovering after pit bull attack," The Item, April 24, 2009 (www.theitem.com)
05/21/09 1 Brian Mastre, "Pitbull Attacks 6-year old Girl," WOWT.com, May 21, 2009 (www.wowt.com)
05/13/09 1 Lori Pilger, "Lincoln woman asks judge to keep neighbors from owning pit bulls," Journal Star, May 13, 2009 (www.journalstar.com)
06/03/09 1 "Lincoln Boy Recovering After Pit Bull Attack," KLOMKGIN, June 3, 2009 (www.kolnkgin.com)
06/18/09 1 "Police forced to put down three pit bulls," McCook Daily Gazette, June 18, 2009 (www.mccookgazette.com)
02/08/09 1 Tom Shaw and Judith Nygren, "Pit bull that injured Omaha woman fought 'to the very end,'" The Omaha World-Herald, February 8, 2009
02/10/09 1 (www.omaha.com)
"Boy Hurt By Loose Pit Bull," WOWT.com, February 10, 2009 (www.wowtv.com)

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# Date City County State Name Age Sex Minor Severe Severed Fatal
Injury Injury Part Attack

1 03/19/09 Omaha Douglas NE Jane Doe (child) 13 F 1


1 05/18/09 Dover Strafford NH Christopher Holt 21 > M 1
1 03/26/09 Manchester Hillsborough NH Mary Tate 78 F 1
1 04/14/09 Somersworth Strafford NH Hunter Carignan 9 M 1
1 03/13/09 Camden Camden NJ Jane Doe (child) 2 F 1
1 04/20/09 Glenrock Bergen NJ Jane Doe (child) 13 F 1
1 01/29/09 Las Vegas Clark NV Dedra Stockwell 38 F 1
1 02/13/09 Las Vegas Clark NV Firefighter Zach Abley 21 > M 1
02/13/09 Las Vegas Clark NV Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
1 05/12/09 Las Vegas Clark NV John Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
05/12/09 Las Vegas Clark NV Jane Doe (child) 11 < F 1
05/12/09 Las Vegas Clark NV John Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
1 05/25/09 Auburn Cayuga NY Jane Doe (child) 11 < F 1
1 06/28/09 Buffalo Erie NY Officer James Hosking 21 > M 1 1
1 01/22/09 East Hampton Suffolk NY Dorelle Destefano 21 > F 1 1
1 06/24/09 Harriman Orange NY Jane Doe (teenager) 15 F 1
1 06/24/09 Harriman Orange NY John Doe (teenager) 13 M 1
1 06/26/09 Hornell Steuben NY Zachary Turner 9 M 1
06/26/09 Hornell Steuben NY Choloe Turner 8 F 1
1 04/18/09 Jamestown Chautauqua NY Douglas Fischer 41 M 1
1 01/19/09 Niagra Falls Niagra NY John Doe 73 M 1
1 03/06/09 Rochester Monroe NY John Doe (teenager) 19 M 1
03/06/09 Rochester Monroe NY Daniel J. Vazquez 18 M 1
03/06/09 Rochester Monroe NY Suspect 2 18 M 1
1 04/30/09 Theresa Jefferson NY Linda Wilcox 70 F 1
1 04/17/09 Wappingers Falls Dutchess NY Frankie Flora 5 M 1
04/17/09 Wappingers Falls Dutchess NY Josephine Ramsay 52 F 1
1 04/15/09 Yorkville Oneida NY John Doe (child) 7 M 1
1 04/07/09 Akron Summit OH Hannabell Hicks 2 F 1
1 03/06/09 Brilliant Jefferson OH Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
03/06/09 Brilliant Jefferson OH Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
1 04/29/09 Canton Stark OH Ciara Singleton 22 F 1
1 06/04/09 Cleveland Cleveland OH Letter Carrier Thomas Huges 21 > M 1
1 06/30/09 Colerain Township Hamilton OH Christian Baumann 21 > M 1
1 05/15/09 Columbus Franklin OH Jane Doe (child) 3 F 1
1 06/19/09 Columbus Franklin OH John Doe (teenager) 15 M 1
1 03/21/09 Dayton Montgomery OH Jane Doe (child) 5 F 1
1 06/16/09 Franklin Warren OH Jamie Paynter 21 > M 1
1 01/26/09 Gallipolis Gallia OH Jane Doe 13 F 1
1 06/30/09 Hyde Park Hamilton OH Trevor Cohen 13 M 1

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Date On Off Chain Citation
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03/19/09 1 "Pit Bull Bites Girl," Action 3 News, March 19, 2009 (www.action3news.com)
05/18/09 1 Aaron Sanborn, "Dover man bit by neighbor's pit bull, dog quarantined," Fosters Daily Herald, May 18, 2009 (www.fosters.com)
03/26/09 1 Pat Grossmith, "Pit bull attacks elderly woman," Union Leader, March 26, 2009 (www.unionleader.com)
04/14/09 1 Adam Krauss, "Young Somersworth boy recovering from dog attack," Fosters Daily Democrat, April 14, 2009 (www.fosters.com)
03/13/09 1 "Pit Bull Mauls S. Jersey Toddler," 6 Action News, March 13, 2009 (abclocal.go.com)
04/20/09 "Girl attacked by dog in Glen Rock," The York Daily Record, April 20, 2009 (ydr.inyork.com)
01/29/09 1 Jane Ann Morrison, "It takes a special kind of neighbor to beat off a pit bull attack," Las Vegas Review, January 29, 2009 (www.lvrj.com)
02/13/09 1 Marty Manning, "Firefighter injured while rescuing woman, pet dog from pit bull," Las Vegas Sun, Februrary 13, 2009
02/13/09 (www.lasvegassun.com)
Marty Manning, "Firefighter injured while rescuing woman, pet dog from pit bull," Las Vegas Sun, Februrary 13, 2009
05/12/09 1 (www.lasvegassun.com)
"Pit bull attack at local gas station," KVBC News 3, May 12, 2009 (www.kvbc.com)
05/12/09 "Pit bull attack at local gas station," KVBC News 3, May 12, 2009 (www.kvbc.com)
05/12/09 "Pit bull attack at local gas station," KVBC News 3, May 12, 2009 (www.kvbc.com)
05/25/09 1 "APD shoots dog after it attacks girl, another dog," AuburnPub, May 25, 2009 (www.auburnpub.com)
06/28/09 1 "Buffalo cop injured in pit bull attack," The Buffalo News, June 28, 2009 (www.buffalonews.com)
01/22/09 1 Timothy Small, "Pit Bull Bites Woman’s Finger at Park," East Hampton Star, January 22, 2009 (www.easthamptonstar.com)
06/24/09 1 Chris McKenna,"Pit bull will be euthanized after biting two teenagers," RecordOnline.com, June 24, 2009 (www.recordonline.com)
06/24/09 1 Chris McKenna,"Pit bull will be euthanized after biting two teenagers," RecordOnline.com, June 24, 2009 (www.recordonline.com)
06/26/09 1 Bob Clark, "Attacking dogs ruled dangerous," Hornell Evening News, June 26, 2009 (www.eveningtribune.com)
06/26/09 Bob Clark, "Attacking dogs ruled dangerous," Hornell Evening News, June 26, 2009 (www.eveningtribune.com)
04/18/09 1 1 Robert Rizzuto, "City Pit Bull Attack," Post Journal, April 18, 2009 (www.post-journal.com)
01/19/09 1 "Neighbor’s pit bull bites man in his calf," The Buffalo News, January 19, 2009 (www.buffalonews.com)
03/06/09 1 Victoria Freile, "Invasion, dog attack, shots, chase: Gates man nabbed," Democrat and Chronicle, March 6, 20009
03/06/09 (www.democratandchronicle.com)
Victoria Freile, "Invasion, dog attack, shots, chase: Gates man nabbed," Democrat and Chronicle, March 6, 20009
03/06/09 (www.democratandchronicle.com)
Victoria Freile, "Invasion, dog attack, shots, chase: Gates man nabbed," Democrat and Chronicle, March 6, 20009
04/30/09 1 (www.democratandchronicle.com)
"Judge orders dogs put down after attack on woman," WWTI Newswatch 50, April 30, 2009 (www.newswatch50.com)
04/17/09 1 5-year-old boy attacked by pit bull in stable condition after surgery," Poughkeepsie Journal, April 17, 2009
04/17/09 (www.poughkeepsiejournal.com)
5-year-old boy attacked by pit bull in stable condition after surgery," Poughkeepsie Journal, April 17, 2009
04/15/09 1 1 (www.poughkeepsiejournal.com)
"Boy, 7, recovering from pit bull attack," The Observer-Dispatch, April 15, 2009 (www.uticaod.com)
04/07/09 1 Katie Byard, "Akron authorities seek dog in mauling of 2-year-old," Ohio.com, April 7, 2009 (www.ohio.com)
03/06/09 1 "Vicious Dog Attack Hospitalizes 2 Owners," WTOV, March 6, 2009 (www.wtov9.com)
03/06/09 "Vicious Dog Attack Hospitalizes 2 Owners," WTOV, March 6, 2009 (www.wtov9.com)
04/29/09 1 "EXCLUSIVE: Pit Bulls Take a Bite out of Crime," WJW Fox 8, April 30, 2009 (www.fox8.com)
06/04/09 1 "Dog Attack: Postal Worker Mauled On Cleveland's Westside," 19 Action News, June 4, 2009 (www..woio.com)
06/30/09 1 "Police: Man ordered dog to attack," Cincinnati.com, June 30, 2009 (news.cincinnati.com)
05/15/09 1 Denise Yost, "3-Year-Old Girl Hospitalized After Pit Bull Attack," NBCI Columbus, May 15, 2009 (www.nbci.com)
06/19/09 1 "Man Shoots Pit Bull Attacking Teen," WBNS 10-TV, June 19, 2009 (www.10tv.com)
03/21/09 1 Angela Watson Gay, "Pit bull attack sends girl, 5, to hospital," Dayton Daily News, March 21, 2009 (www.daytondailynews)
06/16/09 Lawrence Budd, "Loose pit bull raises dog bite concerns," Dayton Daily News, June 16, 2009 (www.daytondailynews.com)
01/26/09 1 "Police: 13-Year Old Mauled by Pit Bulls, Dogs Killed," WSAZ, January 26, 2009 (www.wsaz.com)
06/30/09 1 Alex Shebar, "'Vicious' pit bull attacks girl, teen," Cincinnati.com, June 30, 2009 (news.cincinnati.com)

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# Date City County State Name Age Sex Minor Severe Severed Fatal
Injury Injury Part Attack

1 04/10/09 Mansfield Richland OH Allison Cooper 28 F 1


04/10/09 Mansfield Richland OH Gabe Cooper 4 M 1
1 02/11/09 Northfield Center Summit OH Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
1 04/17/09 Shelby Richmond OH Noah Kallerson 6 M 1
1 04/01/09 Warren Trumbull OH Christine Francis 3 F 1
1 05/13/09 Warren Trumbull OH DeVonte Jackson 10 M 1
1 05/28/09 Warren Trumbull OH Rachel Binion 26 F 1
1 02/11/09 West Union Adams OH Bobbie Lewis 46 F 1
1 02/24/09 Zanesville Muskingum OH Jane Doe (child) 8 F 1
1 02/17/09 Del City Oklahoma OK Letter Carrier Dennis Harrold 35 > M 1
1 04/12/09 Enid Garfield OK Rhonda Morgan 41 F 1
04/12/09 Enid Garfield OK Jane Doe (child) 2 F 1
1 03/03/09 Moore Cleveland OK Kristal Berry 21 > F 1
1 03/10/09 Oklahoma City Oklahoma OK Frankie Zaza 21 > M 1
03/10/09 Oklahoma City Oklahoma OK Sam 21 > F 1
1 06/12/09 Oklahoma City Oklahoma OK Chelsea Shackelford 8 F 1
1 06/12/09 Willburton Latimer OK Brandy McCarty 33 F 1
1 03/25/09 Aloha Washington OR Everett Tindall 10 M 1
1 01/26/09 Bend-Sunriver Deschutes OR Pam Wichita 21 > F 1
1 03/20/09 Hillsboro Washington OR Jane Doe (child) 10 M 1
1 06/30/09 Medford Jackson OR Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
06/30/09 Medford Jackson OR Officer Shawn Vollrath 21 > M 1
1 01/06/09 Vale Malheur OR John Doe 5 M 1
1 04/17/09 Woodburn Marion OR Jane Doe (adult) 62 F 1
1 06/23/09 Ambridge Beaver PA Jamie Deuscht 12 M 1
1 05/19/09 Bethlehem Northampton PA Jane Doe (child) 9 F 1
1 01/19/09 Connellsville Fayette PA Debbie Rohm 21 > F 1
1 05/14/09 Corapolis Allegheny PA Tyler Williams 5 M 1
05/14/09 Corapolis Allegheny PA Aunt Ashley 21 > F 1
1 01/13/09 Darby Delaware PA Captain George Rhoades Jr. 21 > M 1
1 05/10/09 Easton Northampton PA John Doe 1
1 05/22/09 Franklin Park Allegheny PA James Harrison III 2 M 1
05/22/09 Franklin Park Allegheny PA Lisa Ripi 21 > F 1
05/22/09 Franklin Park Allegheny PA Beth Tibbot 21 > F 1
1 03/20/09 Homestead Allegheny PA Jenna Dunn 7 F 1
1 05/19/09 Indiana Indiana PA John Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
1 04/15/09 Jim Thorpe Carbon PA John Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
1 05/07/09 Philadelphia Philadelphia PA John Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
05/07/09 Philadelphia Philadelphia PA John Doe (child) 13 M 1
1 05/24/09 Philadelphia Philadelphia PA Jane Doe (adult) 43 F 1

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Date On Off Chain Citation
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04/10/09 1 Mark Caudill, "Breaking News: Boy, mom hospitalized after dog attack," Mansfield News Journal, April 10, 2009
04/10/09 (www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com)
Mark Caudill, "Breaking News: Boy, mom hospitalized after dog attack," Mansfield News Journal, April 10, 2009
02/11/09 1 (www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com)
"Police News: Northfield Center woman treated following pit bull attack," BedfordTimes Register, February 11, 2009
04/17/09 1 (www.bedfordtimesregister.com)
"Pit Bull Attacks Shelby Boy," WMFD News, April 17, 2009 (www.wmfd.com)
04/01/09 1 "3 Year Old Attacked by Pit Bull," 33 WYTV, April 1, 2009 (www.wytv.com)
05/13/09 1 Ed Runyan, "Warren cops kill 3 dogs that attacked 10-year-old," Vindy, May 13, 2009 (www.vindy.com)
05/28/09 1 Darcie Loreno, "Dog quarantined in attack," Tribune Chronicle, May 28, 2009 (www.tribtoday.com)
02/11/09 1 Carlet Weyrich, "Area woman attacked by pit bulls," The People's Defender, February 11, 2009 (www.peoplesdefender.com)
02/24/09 1 Kathy Thompson, "Local girl, 8, mauled by family pit bull," Zanesville Times Recorder, February 24, 2009
02/17/09 1 (www..zanesvilletimesrecorder.com)
Bobbie Miller, "Mail carrier recovering from pit bull attack," NewChannel 4, February 17, 2009 (www.kfor.com)
04/12/09 1 Robert Barron, "Mother, daughter attacked by pit bulls," Enid News, Arpil 12, 2009 (www.enidnews.com)
04/12/09 Robert Barron, "Mother, daughter attacked by pit bulls," Enid News, Arpil 12, 2009 (www.enidnews.com)
03/03/09 1 Marika Lorriane, "Woman bit by dog while protecting her child," NewsChannel 4, March 3. 2009 (www.kfor.com)
03/10/09 1 "2 People, Pets Attacked By Pit Bull In SW OKC," KOCO 5, March 10, 2009 (www.koco.com)
03/10/09 "2 People, Pets Attacked By Pit Bull In SW OKC," KOCO 5, March 10, 2009 (www.koco.com)
06/12/09 1 "Pit Bull Attack Sends Girl To Hospital," Koco News Oklahoma City, June 12, 2009 (www.koco.com)
06/12/09 1 Sonya Colberg, "Wilburton woman wants dogs destroyed after bites," NewsOK.com, June 12, 2009 (www.newsok.com)
03/25/09 1 "Pit bull with history of biting attacks kid," KATU News, March 25, 2009 (www.katu.com)
01/26/09 1 Kelsey Watts, "Attacking dogs injure Sunriver-area woman," KTVZ.com, January 26, 2009 (www.ktvz.com)
03/20/09 1 Kurt Eckert, "Pit bull incident bites Hillsboro neighborhood dog who bit boy to be quarantined," Oregon Live, March 20, 2009
06/30/09 1 (www.oregonlive.com)
"Dog's bite out of crime lands it in pound," Mail Tribune, June 30, 2009 (www.mailtribune.com)
06/30/09 "Dog's bite out of crime lands it in pound," Mail Tribune, June 30, 2009 (www.mailtribune.com)
01/06/09 1 "Dog attacks Vale youth," Argus Observer, January 9, 2009 (www.argusobserver.com)
04/17/09 1 Stuart Tomilson, "Pit bull attacks, bites Woodburn woman in the face," The Oregonian, April 17, 2009 (www.oregonlive.com)
06/23/09 1 1 "Ambridge Boy Survives Pit Bull Attack; Dog To Be Put Down," WPXI, June 23, 2009 (www.wpxi.com)
05/19/09 1 JD Malone, "Nine-year-old Bethlehem girl bitten by loose pit bull," Lehighvalleylive.com, May 19, 2009 (www.lehighvalleylive.com)
01/19/09 1 "Dog Killed, Owner Injured During Connellsville Attack," WPXI, January 19, 2009 (www.wpxi.com)
05/14/09 1 1 "Boy, 5, Taken To Children's After Dog Bite To Neck," WTAE-TV, May 18, 2009 (www.thepittsburghchannel.com)
05/14/09 "Boy, 5, Taken To Children's After Dog Bite To Neck," WTAE-TV, May 18, 2009 (www.thepittsburghchannel.com)
01/13/09 1 Linda Reilly, "U.D. police taser, shoot pit bull during drug search," Delcotimes, January 13, 2009 (www.delcotimes.com)
05/10/09 1 Tony Nauroth, "Pit bull runs loose in South Side Easton, attacks another dog, bites a neighbor, police say," LeHighValleyLive.com, May
05/22/09 1 10, 2009 (www.lehighvalleylive.com)
"Steelers Star Harrison's Dog Attacks Son, Will Be Put Down," WTAE Pittsburg, May 22, 2009 (www.thepittsburghchannel.com)
05/22/09 "Steelers Star Harrison's Dog Attacks Son, Will Be Put Down," WTAE Pittsburg, May 22, 2009 (www.thepittsburghchannel.com)
05/22/09 "Steelers Star Harrison's Dog Attacks Son, Will Be Put Down," WTAE Pittsburg, May 22, 2009 (www.thepittsburghchannel.com)
03/20/09 1 "Pit Bull Mauls 7-Year-Old Homestead Girl's Face," WPXI, March 20, 2009 (www.wpxi.com)
05/19/09 1 "Police Forced To Taser, Shoot Dog That Attacked Owner," WPXI Pittsburg, May 19, 2009 (www.wpxi.com)
04/15/09 1 "Dog kills smaller pet, bites person's nose," The Morning Call, April 15, 2009 (www.mcall.com)
05/07/09 1 Dan Cuellar, "Pit bulls attack owner and 13-year-old son," 6 Action News, May 7, 2009 (www.abclocal.go.com)
05/07/09 Dan Cuellar, "Pit bulls attack owner and 13-year-old son," 6 Action News, May 7, 2009 (www.abclocal.go.com)
05/24/09 1 "Woman mauled by pit bull in Frankford," 6 Action News, May 24, 2009 (www.abclocal.go.com)

DogsBite.org: Some dogs don't let go. Mid Year Results: U.S. Pit Bull Attacks 2009 Page 14
# Date City County State Name Age Sex Minor Severe Severed Fatal
Injury Injury Part Attack

1 04/29/09 Pittsburgh Allegheny PA Bernice Dumitru 55 > F 1


1 05/31/09 Pittsburgh Allegheny PA John Doe (child) 6 M 1
1 01/21/09 Anderson Anderson SC John Doe 12 M 1
1 05/14/09 Bennettsville Marlboro SC Angela Sweatt 21 > F 1
05/14/09 Bennettsville Marlboro SC Breanna McCutchin 12 F 1
1 04/09/09 Bluffton Bluffton SC T.J. Bishop 1 M 1
1 03/30/09 Florence Florence SC Linda Jones 56 F 1
1 01/03/09 Lake City Florence SC Jane Doe 21 > F 1
1 03/13/09 Rock Hill York SC Mekenzie Carter 3 F 1
1 05/07/09 Mitchell Davison SD John Doe (child) 8 M 1
1 06/19/09 Rapid City Pennington SD Nicholas Byers 28 M 1
1 03/11/09 Caryville Campbell TN Carletta Bailey 37 F 1
1 06/26/09 Clarksville Montgomery TN Samantha Weinberger 8 F 1
1 04/04/09 Dyersburg Dyer TN John Doe 16 F 1
1 01/26/09 Jackson Madison TN Javion Mayo 8 M 1
1 06/12/09 Lookout Mountain Walker TN Faith Guelde 8 F 1
1 05/20/09 Memphis Shelby TN John Doe (adult) 72 M 1
1 02/08/09 Austin Travis TX Jane Doe (child) 6 F 1
1 04/14/09 Austin Travis TX Sheriff's Deputy 21 > M 1
1 06/11/09 Bonham Fannin TX Shaylee Crosson 3 F 1
1 01/13/09 Brenham Washington TX William Whiddon Jr. 40 > M 1
1 02/21/09 Dallas Dallas TX Clarence Webber 59 M 1
02/21/09 Dallas Dallas TX Helen Fuller 50 F 1
1 02/21/09 Dallas Dallas TX John Doe (child) 12 M 1
1 03/03/09 Dallas Dallas TX John Doe (teenager) 13 M 1
1 03/19/09 Dixie Smith TX Kristi Langston 21 > F 1
1 04/04/08 Duncanville Dallas TX John Doe 42 M 1
04/04/08 Duncanville Dallas TX Jane Doe 44 F 1
1 01/07/09 Fabens El Paso TX Elizabeth Flores 24 F 1
01/08/09 Fabens El Paso TX Miss Victoria 81 F 1
1 02/17/09 Fort Worth Tarrant TX John Doe (child) 13 M 1
02/17/09 Fort Worth Tarrant TX Jane Doe (child) 9 F 1
1 06/23/09 Garland Dallas TX Dorothy Davis 82 F 1
1 06/16/09 Henderson Rusk TX Summer Rasberry 4 F 1
1 02/23/09 Houston Harris TX Junior 21 > M 1
1 03/20/09 Houston Harris TX Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
1 04/09/09 Jasper Jasper TX Jane Doe 12 F 1
1 02/01/09 Killeen Bell TX Jet (child) 3 M 1
1 05/07/09 Killeen Bell TX Jane Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
1 02/17/09 Kirbyville Jasper TX Pat Sorensen 61 F 1

DogsBite.org: Some dogs don't let go. Mid Year Results: U.S. Pit Bull Attacks 2009 Page 15
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04/29/09 1 "Pit Bulls Attack Brookline Woman, Killing Her Dog," WTAE Pittsburg, April 29, 2009 (www.thepittsburgchannel.com)
05/31/09 1 "Boy, 6, Attacked By Neighbor's Dog," WTAE Pittsburgh, May 31, 2009 (www.thepittsburghchannel.com)
01/21/09 1 Pearce Adams, "Child bitten by pit bull in Anderson," Independent Mail, January 21, 2009 (www.independentmail.com)
05/14/09 1 Tonya Brown, "Police investigate pit bull attack in Marlboro County," Carolina Live WPDE, May 18, 2009 (www.carolinalive.com)
05/14/09 Tonya Brown, "Police investigate pit bull attack in Marlboro County," Carolina Live WPDE, May 18, 2009 (www.carolinalive.com)
04/09/09 1 Josh Lanier, "Owner defends dog that bit toddler," The Beaufort Gazette, April 9, 2009 (www.islandpacket.com)
03/30/09 1 Tonya Brown, "Florence woman attacked by dogs," Carolina Live, March 30, 2009 (www.carolinalive.com)
01/03/09 1 Lindsay Tyner, "Police: Dogs attacked Lake City woman," Carolina Live, January 3, 2009 (www.carolinalive.com)
03/13/09 1 "3-Year-Old Attacked By Pit Bull In Rock Hill," WSOTV. March 13, 2009 (www.wsoctv.com)
05/07/09 1 Jamie Gibson, "Dog that bit 8-year-old euthanized," The Daily Republic, May 7, 2009 (www.mitchellrepublic.com)
06/19/09 1 Andrea Cook, "Tests show dog that attacked man did not have rabies," Rapid City Journal, June 19, 2009 (www.rapidcityjournal.com)
03/11/09 1 Stephen McLamb, "Campbell County woman attacked by pit bulls," VolunteerTV.com, March 11, 2009 (www.volunteertv.com)
06/26/09 1 1 Tavia Green, "Girl bitten by pit bull," The Leaf Chronicle, June 26, 2009 (www.theleafchronicle.com)
04/04/09 1 "Pit bull attack causes injury and outrage," Dyersburg State Gazette, April 4, 2009 (www.stategazette.com)
01/26/09 1 "8-year-old bitten by dogs; owner cited," Jackson Sun, January 26, 2009 (www.jacksonsun.com)
06/12/09 1 1 Karen Zatkulak, "Child Attacked By Neighbor's Dog" WTVC NewsChannel 9, June 12, 2009 (www.newschannel9.com)
05/20/09 1 Kelly Hessedal, "72-Year-Old Mauled By Pit Bulls Recovering At The Med," WREG, May 20, 2009 (www.wreg.com)
02/08/09 1 Bob Banta, "Dog attack injures girl," The Austin American Statesman, February 8, 2009 (www.statesman.com)
04/14/09 1 Isadora Vail, "Deputy bitten by pit bull, sustains minor injuries," The Blotter, April 14, 2009 (www.statesman.com)
06/11/09 1 1 Stephanie Rivas, "Local Girl Severely Mauled by Pitbull 6/11/09," CBS 7 KOSA, June 11, 2009 (www.cbs7kosa.com)
01/13/09 1 "Charges filed in dog mauling case," Online from Brenham, January 13, 2009 (www.brenhambanner.com)
02/21/09 1 Mitch Mitchell, "Pit bulls attack two adults, one child in Dallas," Star Telegram, February 21, 2009 (www.star-telegram.com)
02/21/09 Mitch Mitchell, "Pit bulls attack two adults, one child in Dallas," Star Telegram, February 21, 2009 (www.star-telegram.com)
02/21/09 1 Mitch Mitchell, "Pit bulls attack two adults, one child in Dallas," Star Telegram, February 21, 2009 (www.star-telegram.com)
03/03/09 1 Frank Heinz, "Boy Bit by Pit Bull While Protecting Sister," DFW News, March 3, 209 (www.nbcdfw.com)
03/19/09 1 Kenneth Dean, "Detectives Continue Investigation In Dog Mauling Case," Tyler Paper, March 19, 2009 (www.tylerpaper.com)
04/04/08 "Police Officers Kill Pit Bull After It Attacks Two Adults," News Radio 1420 KJDL, April 4, 2009 (newsradio1420.com)
04/04/08 "Police Officers Kill Pit Bull After It Attacks Two Adults," News Radio 1420 KJDL, April 4, 2009 (newsradio1420.com)
01/07/09 1 Jessica Molinar, "Elderly Woman Attacked By Pit Bulls," KFOX, January 7, 2009 (www.kfoxtv.com)
01/08/09 Daniel Borunda, "Dog attacks send 2 women to Thomason Hospital," El Paso Times, January 8, 2009 (www.elpasotimes.com)
02/17/09 1 Joel Thomas, "Residents Say Pit Bulls Terrorizing Neighborhood," CBS 11, February 17, 2009 (cbs11tv.com)
02/17/09 Joel Thomas, "Residents Say Pit Bulls Terrorizing Neighborhood," CBS 11, February 17, 2009 (cbs11tv.com)
06/23/09 1 Gary Reaves, "Woman, 82, grapples with pit bull to save beloved pet," WFAA, June 23, 2009 (www.wfaa.com)
06/16/09 1 Jamaal E. O'Neal, "Authorities: Pit bulldog attack preceded boy's mauling," News-Journal, June 16, 2009 (www.news-journal.com)
02/23/09 1 Courtney Zubowski, "Witnesses: Pit bulls chewed off part of man's face during attack," KHOU, February 23, 2009 (www.khou.com)
03/20/09 1 "Dog Bites Woman In Face," MSNBC, March 20, 2009 (www.msnbc.msn.com)
04/09/09 1 "Girl Attacked By Pit Bull Dog," Silsbee Bee, April 9, 2009 (www.silsbeebee.com)
02/01/09 1 "Child Mauled By Pit Bull During Superbowl Party," KWTX, February 1, 2009 (www.kwtx.com)
05/07/09 1 Victor O'Brien, "Pit bulls attack door-to-door salesman," Lethal App News, May 7, 2009 (lethalapp.com)
02/17/09 1 Steve Stewart, "Second arrest in pit bulldog attack," KFDM, March 12, 2009 (www.kfdm.com)

DogsBite.org: Some dogs don't let go. Mid Year Results: U.S. Pit Bull Attacks 2009 Page 16
# Date City County State Name Age Sex Minor Severe Severed Fatal
Injury Injury Part Attack

1 06/15/09 Leverett's Chapel Rusk TX Justin Clinton 10 M 1 1


1 03/26/09 Luling Caldwell TX Tyson Miller 2< M 1 1
1 02/05/09 Mart McLennan TX Steven Gurley 18 M 1
1 02/18/09 McCamey Upton TX John Doe (adult) 77 M 1
1 06/10/09 Mineral Wells Palo Pinto TX Edward Lew 21 > M 1
1 01/26/09 Padre Island Cameron TX Betty Ivers 30 > F 1
1 06/02/09 San Angelo Tom Green TX Estrella Soria 3 F 1
06/02/09 San Angelo Tom Green TX Ashley Rios 18 F 1
1 03/31/09 San Antonio Bexar TX Izaiah Gregory Cox 1< M 1 1
03/31/09 San Antonio Bexar TX Irma Garcia 56 F 1
1 01/02/09 Sweetwater Nolan TX John Doe 10 M 1
1 06/19/09 Tyler Smith TX Julie Darden 21 > F 1
1 04/01/09 Unlisted Montgomery TX Justin Camp 10 M 1
1 06/07/09 Unlisted Ellis TX John Doe (child) 8 M 1
1 06/18/09 Unlisted Hidalgo TX Sabrina Camarena 11 < F 1
1 06/05/09 Cottonwood Heights Salt Lake UT Jane Doe (child) 4 F 1
06/05/09 Cottonwood Heights Salt Lake UT Tanya Shroeder 21 > F 1 1
1 04/14/09 Kearns Salt Lake UT Amareli Lucena 4 F 1
1 06/12/09 Salt Lake City Salt Lake UT John Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
1 03/21/09 Salt Lake City Salt Lake UT Jane Doe (adult) 24 F 1
1 06/24/09 South Salt Lake Salt Lake UT Jane Doe (adult) 25 F 1
1 04/17/09 Annandale Fairfax VA Jane Doe (adult) 35 F 1
04/17/09 Annandale Fairfax VA Jane Doe (child) 7 F 1
04/17/09 Annandale Fairfax VA John Doe (child) 8 M 1
1 06/02/09 Chincoteague Accomack VA Joy 6 F 1
1 05/14/09 Culpeper Culpeper VA Hunter Ryder 3 M 1
05/14/09 Culpeper Culpeper VA Tammy Powers 47 F 1
1 05/04/09 Galax Carroll VA John Doe (child) 4 M 1
05/04/09 Galax Carroll VA Tyonda Ravenell 21 > F 1
1 01/18/09 Lynchburg Amherst VA Maggie Patterson 55 > F 1
1 06/05/09 Martinsville Henry VA John Doe (child) 11 < 1
1 05/29/09 Mount Vernon Fairfax VA John Doe (child) 3 M 1
1 02/02/09 Newport News Warwick VA Jane Doe (baby) 1< F 1
1 04/16/09 Scrabble Rappahannock VA Jane Doe (adult) 12 F 1
1 03/06/09 Unlisted Henry VA Dustin Bowman 12 M 1
1 05/01/09 Virginia Beach Princess Anne VA Jane Doe (child) 2< F 1
1 06/16/09 Virginia Beach Princess Anne VA Owen Obasuyi 12 > M 1
06/16/09 Virginia Beach Princess Anne VA Cameron Davis 12 > M 1
06/16/09 Virginia Beach Princess Anne VA Adult 21 > M 1
1 03/26/09 Elma Grays Harbor WA Danny Davenport 6 M 1

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06/15/09 1 Jamaal E. O'Neal, "10-year-old boy killed after pair of pit bulls attack," News-Journal, June 16, 2009 (news-journal.com)
03/26/09 1 1 Katherine Stolp, "Luling boy killed by pit bull wandered into backyard," Keyetv.com, March 31, 2009 (www.keyetv.com)
02/05/09 1 "Pit bull breaks teen's arm," KXXV.com, February 5, 2009 (www.kxxv.com)
02/18/09 1 "McCamey Man Attacked by Pit Bull," NewsWest 9, February 18, 2009 (www.newswest9.com)
06/10/09 1 Mark Engebretson, "Mineral Wells officer shoots pit," Lake Country Sun, June 10, 2009 (www.lakecountrysun.com)
01/26/09 1 "Pit Bull Attack Leaves Woman, Dog Injured," KIIITV, January 26, 2009 (www.kiiitv.com)
06/02/09 1 Jennifer Rios, "Pit bull attacks 3-year-old San Angelo girl," Go San Angelo, June 2, 2009 (www.gosanangelo.com)
06/02/09 Jennifer Rios, "Pit bull attacks 3-year-old San Angelo girl," Go San Angelo, June 2, 2009 (www.gosanangelo.com)
03/31/09 Eva Ruth Moravec, "7-month-old boy dies from dog attack," My SA News, March 31, 2009 (www.mysanantonio.com)
03/31/09 1 Eva Ruth Moravec, "7-month-old boy dies from dog attack," My SA News, March 31, 2009 (www.mysanantonio.com)
01/02/09 1 Pricilla Luong, "Dog Mauling in Sweetwater," Big County Home Page, January 2, 2009 (bigcountryhomepage.com)
06/19/09 1 Morgan Chesky, "Woman saves five-year-old from dog attack," KSLA News, June 19, 2009 (www.ksla.com)
04/01/09 1 Jeff McShan, "Police looking for pit bull that attacked boy," KHOU, April 1, 2009 (www.khou.com)
06/07/09 1 Cliff, "Pit Bull Attack," Kevin McCarthy's Dallas Digest (Message Board), June 7, 2009 (dallasdigestforum.com)
06/18/09 1 Victor Castillo, "Call 4 Action: Pit Bull Attack," Valley Central, Action 4 News, June 18, 2009 (www.valleycentral.com)
06/05/09 1 Dan Rascon, "Young Girl Attacked By Pit Bull," KUTV 2 News, June 2. 2009 (www.kutv.com)
06/05/09 Dan Rascon, "Young Girl Attacked By Pit Bull," KUTV 2 News, June 2. 2009 (www.kutv.com)
04/14/09 1 "Pit bull attacks 4-year-old," Deseret News, April 14, 2009 (www.deseretnews.com)
06/12/09 1 "Pit bull bites Salt Lake man," KSL TV, June 12, 2009 (www.ksl.com)
03/21/09 1 "Pit bull attack leaves woman in serious condition," ABC 4, March 21, 2009 (www.abc4.com)
06/24/09 1 "Woman loses fight, sics pit bulls on rival in South Salt Lake," Desert News, June 24, 2009 (www.deseretnews.com)
04/17/09 1 "Pit Bull Attacks Kids And Woman In Annandale," WUSA9.com, April 17, 2009 (www.wusa9.com)
04/17/09 "Pit Bull Attacks Kids And Woman In Annandale," WUSA9.com, April 17, 2009 (www.wusa9.com)
04/17/09 "Pit Bull Attacks Kids And Woman In Annandale," WUSA9.com, April 17, 2009 (www.wusa9.com)
06/02/09 1 Greg Merritt, "CHINCOTEAGUE: Wayward pit bull attacks 6-year-old great-grandchild of Supervisor Wanda Thornton," The Daily Times,
05/14/09 1 June 2, 2009 (www.delmarvanow.com)
Nate Delesline III, "Two injured in dog attack," Culpeper Star-Exponent, May 18, 2009 (www.starexponent.com)
05/14/09 Nate Delesline III, "Two injured in dog attack," Culpeper Star-Exponent, May 18, 2009 (www.starexponent.com)
05/04/09 1 Ashley Roberts, "Pit Bull attacks child at birthday party in Galax," WSLS 10, May 4, 2009 (www.wsls.com)
05/04/09 Ashley Roberts, "Pit Bull attacks child at birthday party in Galax," WSLS 10, May 4, 2009 (www.wsls.com)
01/18/09 1 "Dog Killed, Woman Injured in Pit Bull Attack," WSET, January 19, 2009 (www.wset.com)
06/05/09 1 "Help is sought on dog bite," Martinsville Bulletin, June 5, 2009 (www.martinsvillebulletin.com)
05/29/09 1 Roz Plater, "Pit Bull's Owner Charged in Attack," MyFox DC, May 29, 2009 (www.myfoxdc.com)
02/02/09 1 Velma Scalfe, "Child in critical condition after pit bull attack," WVEC, February 2, 2009 (www.wvec.com)
04/16/09 1 Donnie Johnson, "Friend's pit bull attacks girl, 11," The Free Lance-Star, April 16, 2009 (fredericksburg.com)
03/06/09 1 Candice Nelson, "Pit bull attacks boy, deputy shoots dog," WSLS, March 6, 2009 (www.wsls.com)
05/01/09 1 "Virginia Beach toddler bitten by pit bull mix," WVEC, May 1, 2009 (www.wvec.com)
06/16/09 1 Oren Liebermann, "Pit bull attacks kids on payground," WAVY-TV, June 16, 2009 (www.wavy.com)
06/16/09 Oren Liebermann, "Pit bull attacks kids on payground," WAVY-TV, June 16, 2009 (www.wavy.com)
06/16/09 Oren Liebermann, "Pit bull attacks kids on payground," WAVY-TV, June 16, 2009 (www.wavy.com)
03/26/09 1 Tricia Manning-Smith, "Boy recovering from pit-bull attack," King 5, March 26, 2009 (www.king5.com)

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# Date City County State Name Age Sex Minor Severe Severed Fatal
Injury Injury Part Attack

1 03/28/09 Federal Way King WA Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1


1 06/14/09 Kennewick Benton WA Barbara Long 73 F 1
1 04/23/09 Longview Cowlitz WA John Doe (child) 3 M 1
1 06/26/09 Longview Cowlitz WA Christian Paleck 7 M 1
1 03/12/09 Mill Creek Snohomish WA Jane Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
03/12/09 Mill Creek Snohomish WA John Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
1 06/22/09 Seatac King WA Dana 63 F 1
06/22/09 Seatac King WA Jane Doe (adult) 41 F 1
1 02/17/09 Spokane Spokane WA Chad Reeseman 21 > M 1
1 05/13/09 Spokane Spokane WA John Doe (adult) 59 M 1
1 02/02/09 Tacoma Pierce WA Jane Doe (child) 4 F 1
1 02/13/09 La Crosse La Crosse WI Anthony Knothe 14 M 1
1 03/13/09 Madison Dane WI Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
03/13/09 Madison Dane WI Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
1 03/14/09 Madison Dane WI Mathew Wolff 21 > M 1
03/14/09 Madison Dane WI John Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
1 01/26/09 Milwaukee Milwaukee WI Jane Doe (child) 12 F 1
1 03/30/09 Oshkosh Winnebago WI John Doe (child) 3 M 1
1 04/14/09 Oshkosh Winnebago WI Jane Doe (child) 8 F 1
04/14/09 Oshkosh Winnebago WI Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
04/14/09 Oshkosh Winnebago WI John Doe (adult) 21 > M 1
1 06/20/09 Shawano Shawano WI Alicia Bailey 21 > F 1
1 02/27/09 Sheboygan Sheboygan WI Scott Beaupre 47 M 1
1 06/11/09 Wisconsin Rapids Wood WI John Doe (child) 7 M 1
1 06/27/09 Inwood Berkeley WV John Ashwood 21 > M 1
1 04/01/09 Washington DC Patrice Langley 21 > F 1
1 05/15/09 Washington DC Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
05/15/09 Washington DC Jane Doe (adult) 21 > F 1
05/15/09 Washington DC John Doe (child) 10 M 1
318 140 248 16 6

Footnotes
[1] "Severe injury" includes the following media descriptions: severe or serious injury, severe lacerations, multiple stitches, multiple or deep puncture wounds (serious
puncture wounds are often left open and not sutured) scaring, deep gashes, or "down to the bone," broken bone, reconstructive surgery, cosmetic surgery, skin grafts,
victim was airlifted, victim was hospitalized and not immediately released.
[2] Death by a fatal pit bull mauling includes: Cheyenne Peppers, 5, (Thomasville, GA), Tyson Miller, 18-months, (Luling, TX), Izaiah Cox, 7-months, (San Antonio, TX),
Leonard Lovejoy Jr., 11-months (Eastpointe, MI), Justin Clinton, 10, (Leverett's Chapel, TX) and Gabrial Mandrell-Sauerhage, 3, (Johnson City, IL).
[3] Randy Green, "If Your Dog Bites A Neighbor Child, It Could Affect Your Homeowner's Insurance Status," The Seattle Times, June 20, 1999
(community.seattletimes.nwsource.com)

Duplications in the "Citation" column are common as each victim was given its own citation line even when the victim was part of a multi-victim attack incident.

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Date On Off Chain Citation
Prop. Prop.

03/28/09 1 "Man assaults baby | Federal Way crime blotter," FederalWay Mirror, March 28, 2009 (www.pnwlocalnews.com)
06/14/09 1 Associated Press, "Woman attacked by dogs while on morning walk," Komo News, June 15, 2009 (www.komo.com)
04/23/09 1 Wayne Havrelly, "Toddler attacked by pit bull at Longview park," KGW.com, April 23, 2009 (www.kgw.com)
06/26/09 1 "Pit Bull To Be Euthanized After Attack," KPTV Portland, June 26, 2009 (www.kptv.com)
03/12/09 1 "Agents: Couple Blames Cougar For Attack From Own Dog," KiroTV.com, March 12, 2009 (www.kirotv.com)
03/12/09 "Agents: Couple Blames Cougar For Attack From Own Dog," KiroTV.com, March 12, 2009 (www.kirotv.com)
06/22/09 1 Tonya Mosley, "Dog attacks teen, woman in Seatac," KING5.com, June 22, 2009 (www.king5.com)
06/22/09 Tonya Mosley, "Dog attacks teen, woman in Seatac," KING5.com, June 22, 2009 (www.king5.com)
02/17/09 1 "Five people pry pit bull from man's hand," KREM.com, February 17, 2009 (www.krem.com)
05/13/09 1 "Man hospitalized after pit bull attack," KXLY.com, May 13, 2009 (www.wxly.com)
02/02/09 1 "Two Family Dogs Turn On 4-Year-Old University Place Girl," KIROTV, February 2, 2009 (www.kirotv.com)
02/13/09 1 Anne Jungen, "Pit bull attacks teen in La Crosse; dog owned by same woman as in 2008 incident," La Crosse Tribune, February 13, 2009
03/13/09 1 (www.lacrossetribune.com)
"Dog Attack Injures 2, Kills Smaller Dog," Channel 3000, March 13, 2009 (www.channel3000.com)
03/13/09 "Dog Attack Injures 2, Kills Smaller Dog," Channel 3000, March 13, 2009 (www.channel3000.com)
03/14/09 1 "Police use Taser to subdue pit bull," UPI.com, March 14, 2009 (www.upi.com)
03/14/09 "Police use Taser to subdue pit bull," UPI.com, March 14, 2009 (www.upi.com)
01/26/09 1 M.L. Johnson, "Dog attacks prompt cities to look at pit bull bans," Associated Press, January 26, 2009 (www.google.com)
03/30/09 1 "Police seek information about dog bite incident," The Northwestern, March 30, 2009 (www.thenorthwestern.com)
04/14/09 1 "Three injured when dog turns on family," The Oshkosh Northwestern (www.thenorthwestern.com)
04/14/09 "Three injured when dog turns on family," The Oshkosh Northwestern (www.thenorthwestern.com)
04/14/09 "Three injured when dog turns on family," The Oshkosh Northwestern (www.thenorthwestern.com)
06/20/09 1 Tim Ryan, "Passerby helps rescue man, dogs from pit bull attack, Shawano Leader, June 20, 2009 (www.shawanoleader.com)
02/27/09 1 "Sheboygan man attacked by pit bulls, hospitalized," Sheboygan Press, February 27, 2009 (www.sheboyganpress.com)
06/11/09 1 "Boy, 7, still in hospital a week after dog attack," Marshfield News-Herald, June 11, 2009 (marshfieldnewsherald.com)
06/27/09 1 Sarah Hopkins, "Inwood Man Recovering from Pit Bull Attack," Your4State.com, June 27, 2009 (www.your4state.com)
04/01/09 1 1 Sherry Ly, "D.C. Mom Bitten During Pit Bull Attack," MyFox DC, April 1, 2009 (www.myfoxdc.com)
05/15/09 1 "Pit Bull Attacks Three People at D.C. Home" ABC 7 News, March 15, 2009 (www.wjla.com)
05/15/09 "Pit Bull Attacks Three People at D.C. Home" ABC 7 News, March 15, 2009 (www.wjla.com)
05/15/09 "Pit Bull Attacks Three People at D.C. Home" ABC 7 News, March 15, 2009 (www.wjla.com)
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Footnotes Notations
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are
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