Young Sacramento Boy Attacked by Pit Bull Terrier

In yet another attack, a nine-year-old boy was seriously injured by a pit bull terrier after he accidentally wandered into his aunt’s backyard where she was dog-sitting a pit bull for a friend.

The incident happened, at the boys aunt’s buy cheap kamagra ukhouse around 10:00am Saturday morning as the family was preparing for another childs birthday party.

The child’s aunt tells FOX40 that she was only watching the pit bull for a friend and it had been at her house for the past few weeks.

The boy’s grandmother was also injured when the same dog bit her in the foot.

According to family the child went to the house’s backyard without the knowledge of the adults in the home who say they keep children away from the dog. Fox 40 Sacramento, 14 Jan 2011.

Police officers were forced to put down the dog after the attack.

Several attacks by pit bulls have happened in the state of California this year. Emako Mendoza died just last month from complications following a pit bull attack, and Richard and John Garritson were attacked by a pack of pit bull dogs while running with several family members. Last October, Darla Napora, a 32 year-old pregnant woman, was attacked by her pit bull. She died from her injuries.

Pit bulls are typically friendly, but certain situations, or improper training, can result in these types of attacks. According to kennel associations, pit bulls need to be socialized and trained at very young ages.

According to California Law, dog owners, or anyone in possession of the dog, are “liable for the damages suffered by any person who is bitten by the dog while in a public place or lawfully in a private place, including the property of the owner of the dog, regardless of the former viciousness of the dog or the owner’s knowledge of such viciousness.”