Dog Attack

Girl, Woman Bitten By Dog In Gage ParkAn 8-year-old girl and a 56-year-old woman were bitten by a dog Tuesday afternoon in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Before Canine Attacks, Owner Tells UPS Driver, 'Don't Worry, It's A Nice Dog'Jesus Toledo says he owes his life to a hero mail carrier who jumped in to help, CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.
Small Dog Killed By Larger Pet, Owner Cited: Lincolnwood PoliceLincolnwood police say the attack occurred Thursday as a 10-year-old girl, her eight-year-old brother and two friends walked the family's dog in Rowley Park.
Dog Attack Victims Say Owners Not Punished Enough We often hear of dog attacks, some even fatal. So what's being done to stop attacks or punish the dogs' owners?
Why Weren't Charges Filed Against Owner Of Dog That Mauled Boy To Death?Five-year-old James Nevils III was killed by a pit bill Monday night and police said no criminal charges will be filed against the dog’s owner.
Dog Owner Cited After Boy Mauled To Death; Victim's Grandfather 'Not Happy At All'The grandfather of a 5-year-old boy killed by a dog Monday night said the dog’s owner got off too light, after being cited for two ordinance violations.
Boy, 5, Mauled To Death By DogWitnesses said the attack started inside a home, and the boy’s mother was able to drag the dog and her son outside, and began asking neighbors to help her get the dog off her son. Neighbors used sticks and rocks to try to beat away the dog, and tried to free the boy from its jaws.
Dog Attacks Girl, 12, In Albany ParkA Chicago Police officer fatally shot a pit bull Sunday evening after it bit a 12-year-old girl in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
10-Year-Old Boy, Mother Attacked By Pit Bull In RoselandA 10-year-old boy and his mother have both been hospitalized after being bitten by a dog in the South Side Roseland neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, according to Chicago Fire Media.
Man Shoots And Kills Pit Bull That Bit His DaughterThe pit bull bit the man’s 5-year-old daughter at their home in the 8500 block of South Vincennes Avenue about 5 p.m., then tried to attack the owner, who shot the dog and killed it, police said.
Boy, 6, Injured In Dog AttackOfficers responded to reports of an attack at 74th and Champlain, Chicago Police News Affairs said. There, they found a young victim with facial injuries and a bite to the leg.
Vernon Hills Cops Kill Pit Bull That Attacked WomanPolice confirmed a woman and her dog were mauled by a pit bull in the New Century Town subdivision. The woman suffered injuries to both her hands trying to defend her miniature Doberman Pinscher, who was badly hurt in the incident.