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Mother, Daughter Recovering After Dog Attack In Fitchburg

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.

01/18/2013

Rocco the pit bull was euthanized at the Mansfield Animal Shelter

Mansfield Animal Shelter Volunteers Quit After Pit Bull Is Euthanized

Rocco was euthanized amid concerns from the town’s animal control officer, police chief, and town manager, that he would bite folks.

12/10/2012

Pit bull in East Boston

Police Shoot Pit Bull That Attacked Teen, Killed Cat In East Boston

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.

10/05/2012

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City Leaders Outraged Over Law That Allows Pit Bulls To Be Unmuzzled

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.

08/23/2012

Lilly the Pit Bull let the hospital on Saturday. (Photo Credit: MSPCA/Angell)

Pit Bull That Rescued Owner From Oncoming Train Released From Hospital

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.

05/12/2012

Lilly the Pit Bull pictured with her owner's son, Boston Police Officer David Lanteigne.

Pit Bull Pulls Unconscious Owner From Path Of Oncoming Train

A pit bull hit by a freight train last week is being credited with saving its owner’s life.

05/08/2012

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Pit Bull Tears Off Part Of Bridgewater Grandmother’s Face

A grandmother from Bridgewater is slowly recovering from a horrific pit bull attack in which she lost part of her face.

12/02/2011

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Lowell Considers New Pit Bull Rules After Woman Attacked

Dog owners in Lowell may face some new rules after a woman was attacked last week.

04/20/2011

This pit bull allegedly attacked a woman in Lowell on Monday. (credit: Courtesy The Lowell Sun)

Pit Bull Attacks Woman In Lowell

A Lowell woman was rushed to the hospital after she was attacked by a pit bull on Monday.

04/11/2011

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Worcester Man Won’t Be Charged With Killing Pit Bull

A Worcester man who fatally stabbed a pit bull he says was attacking his family’s dog will not face charges.

04/01/2011

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