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How to Handle a Dangerous Dog

Residents of a northwest Austin neighborhood have been on the lookout for a brown and white pit bull named Teddy Bear. In April, Teddy Bear was quarantined for 10 days after biting a 78-year-old man on the arm, leg and hand. Last month, the pit bull attacked another person, causing wounds that led to hospitalization. It is believed that the…
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How to Protect Yourself From Dog Bites

In a previous blog, we talked about a woman who was found mauled to death by aggressive dogs in Northeast Austin and what the dog bite laws are in Texas. Just before this incident, KVUE reported a child who sustained an injury from a dog bite in Ramsey Park. However, the dog owner walked away in the midst of the…
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An Austin Woman Lost Her Life After Being Mauled by Aggressive Dogs

A 36-year-old worker for EZ Messenger was found dead at a property in Northeast Travis County near Parmer Lane after being mauled by several aggressive dogs. A neighbor down the street told KXAN that other neighbors had experienced issues with the dogs for years, as they would chase children and jump at the fences. The neighbors also expressed concerns about…
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How Can a Dog Owner Prevent Dog Bites?

Everyone loves dogs, but it is important for dog owners to respect the danger they could present if they are not cared for properly. Dog bites can lead to rabies, which is a deadly disease usually transferred from an animal’s saliva to an open wound on a human, but dog bites can be fatal just by themselves. Dog owners can…
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