A stray pit bull that was shot several times is recovering at an animal hospital in Westport as police look for the person who shot the animal.
A panicked 911 call summoned police to a duplex on High Street where they found a 3-year-old girl bitten on the face and bleeding.
Rocco was euthanized amid concerns from the town’s animal control officer, police chief, and town manager, that he would bite folks.
Two pit bulls who escaped from their owner’s home on Sumner Street in East Boston, went on a rampage according to residents, biting a teenager and killing a cat.
A new animal rights law signed by Governor Patrick bans any breed specific rules and regulations, which mean pit bulls can’t be singled out.
Lilly the Pit Bull, the dog that lost its leg while saving its owner from an oncoming train, was released from Angell Animal Medical Center on Saturday.
A pit bull hit by a freight train last week is being credited with saving its owner’s life.
A grandmother from Bridgewater is slowly recovering from a horrific pit bull attack in which she lost part of her face.
Dog owners in Lowell may face some new rules after a woman was attacked last week.
A Lowell woman was rushed to the hospital after she was attacked by a pit bull on Monday.