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Dogs maul woman to death

2010-02-05 15:25

Vienna - An Austrian man's two Rottweiler guard dogs have mauled his 78-year-old mother to death at their business outside Vienna, police said on Friday.

A woman discovered the body when she arrived at the family carpentry business in Lassee to feed the dogs on Thursday evening, police said. Her body was covered with bite wounds and scratch marks.

The two dogs have been put down, police said.