US judge spares dog's life after brutal attack

2014-03-26 09:47

A judge in Arizona spared the life of a pit bull that mauled a 4-year-old boy last month and touched off a polarising Internet debate on mercy, blame and animal violence.

Woman sues over dog attack

2013-08-09 15:49

A 79-year-old woman is suing a North West couple for R234 000 after she was attacked by their dogs four years ago, according to a report.

Woman bitten 122 times by dogs

2013-04-17 11:03

A Free State woman has been seriously injured after being attacked by three dogs while walking down a Brandfort street.

Mom fights off vicious Boerboel

2013-01-18 08:31

A Cape Town mother is recovering in hospital after fighting off a vicious Boerboel which left her with a broken arm.

Witness tells of brutal dog attack

2012-06-08 10:33

An Eastern Cape woman has told how she rushed outside with a cricket bat when she saw a neighbour's dog attacking a woman, who lost her arm in the attack.

Man, 83, killed by dogs in George

2012-01-25 18:04

An elderly man has been killed by dogs in George after being sent to buy a sheep, Western Cape police say.

25 Rottweilers maul abusive owner

2011-12-10 14:30

A 60-year-old Czech woman has been mauled to death by up to 25 "abused and starving" Rottweilers that she was allegedly breeding for dog-fighting.

Strand woman mauled by Rottweiler

2011-11-19 22:12

A woman in Strand has been hospitalised with serious injuries after she was mauled by a large Rottweiler.

Dog attacks East Rand toddler

2011-09-27 19:07

A Boerboel has attacked and seriously injured a 2-year-old boy in Atlasville, Boksburg, paramedics say.

Boerboel saves boy from dog attack

2011-09-21 11:01

A Boerboel has probably saved the life of a 12-year-old boy by jumping over a high fence and attacking a bullterrier that was busy mauling the child.


Dog bites off toddler's ear

2013-10-21 10:46

A 17-month-old baby from eMalahleni has lost her right ear after it was bitten off by the family's pet Jack Russell terrier, according to a report.

Diplomat claims blackmail after dog bite

2013-05-21 09:27

The deputy high commissioner of an Asian country has claimed a Pretoria couple is trying to blackmail him after his dog allegedly bit a woman on the leg, according to a report.

Girl bitten by 'racist' dog

2013-02-26 08:47

A Honeydew mother has accused a dog of being racist after the animal ran into her yard and bit her daughter.

Welkom girl viciously attacked by 5 dogs

2013-01-11 09:05

A 17-year-old girl has been viciously attacked by a pack of dogs while on her way to a new school.

Woman's arm amputated after dog attack

2012-06-07 18:06

A woman has lost her arm after she was mauled by a boerboel in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape police say.

Dog attack on Cape Town beach

2012-01-11 18:50

A 2-year-old girl has been bitten by a Rottweiler on a Cape Town beach, paramedics say.

Naked man dies after dog attck

2011-12-10 14:00

A man has been found naked with his ears bitten off and his face swollen after dogs attacked him outside Zeerust.

Woman attacked by dog in Johannesburg

2011-10-25 16:54

A woman has been severely injured after being attacked by a dog in Kensington, Johannesburg.

Man mauled by dogs in Durban

2011-09-22 15:08

A man is in a serious condition after he was mauled by a group of dogs in Durban, paramedics say.

Dog attacks Free State boy

2011-09-20 18:01

A 12-year-old Free State boy has suffered serious injuries when a dog attacked him in Virginia, paramedics say.

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