Reconstruction under way for Bosveld woman disfigured in pitbull attack

2019-11-06 13:17

A Polokwane woman whose scalp was ripped off by two pitbulls is undergoing reconstructive surgery to restore the injuries inflicted by the dogs.

Woodlands woman recounts attack by family friend’s pitbull

2018-11-07 15:32

A Young Woodlands woman was attacked by a family friend’s pitbull on Tuesday, and said had it not been for her boyfriend pulling the dog off her, she might be dead.

Dog saves owner’s life in acid attack

2018-08-22 12:54

British man was taking his dog for a stroll through his neighbourhood’s streets when suddenly thieves approached the elderly man.

Owner backs dogs in court

2017-12-20 14:10

A Pietermaritzburg magistrate, Dieter Schultz, will make his findings known in January in connection with the inquest into the death of James Sinkins (8), who was alleged to have been the victim of a savage dog attack.

‘I can’t do things other children do' - pit bull attack survivor

It’s been two years since 11-year-old Siyamthanda Bakamela was attacked at her home in Rosettenville by two pit bulls on the 25th of August, 2015. As a result of her injuries, ‘Siya’ - as she is affectionately known - had to have her right leg amputated above the knee.

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Dogs kill boy (8)

2015-12-13 22:43

An eight-year-old Merrivale boy has died after a vicious attack by his neighbours’ dogs that took place inside his yard.


Camperdown man ‘lucky to be alive’ after dog mauling

2018-11-21 15:30

An elderly Camperdown man believes he is lucky to be alive after he was mauled by four pitbulls on his property earlier this month.

‘The dogs were in kill mode’

2018-10-22 12:27

Seeing his neighbour being attacked by dogs spurred a Scottsville man to put his life on the line to save him.

Eco champion savaged by five dogs

2018-02-23 14:27

A Howick woman’s early morning walk with her dog turned into a nightmare when five dogs attacked her and her small dog, forcing her to shield her dog and bear the brunt of the attack.

Police find dogs ‘eating’ their owner after brutal attack

2017-12-19 15:57

“I observed the dogs eating the ribcage of the body."

‘Keep killer dogs locked up’

2017-08-30 14:34

Through her tears, an emotional mother gave her evidence during an inquest into her son’s death after a savage dog attack, at the Pietermaritzburg Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.

PMB woman attacked by dogs to get R175 000

2015-10-06 09:45

A Himeville woman will receive R175 000 in damages arising from an incident where she was severely bitten by a neighbour’s dogs.

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