Children Attacked or Killed By Dogs

Toddler Mauled in Neighbor’s Backyard In Fort Yukon, Alaska, a one-and-a-half-year-old toddler was killed by a dog after the boy wandered across the street and entered a neighbor’s backyard.  Police say the boy apparently got too close to the dog while it was eating. The child’s father took the boy to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.  Police shot and killed the husky-mix.  (USA Today, 4-30-2008, p. 9A) … Continue reading →