Woman, Terrier Attacked By 2 Escaped Dogs In RiversideThe woman managed to fend off the dogs until she reached her driveway, but her terrier was attacked while she was trying to pull him through the door, police said. She was able to grab him out of the mouth of one of the attacking dogs but suffered a bite to her hand in the process.
Dog Killed, Human Attacked; City Takes Little Action A dog was killed and a women was bitten Sunday by an unleashed dog in West Ridge, and little action was taken
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.