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ilovesprouts Fri 19-Aug-16 10:25:57

Just seen on sky news a little boy has died after been attacked by a dog that's two this week how horrible such sad news sadsad

Iliveinalighthousewiththeghost Fri 19-Aug-16 12:07:39

Just awful. Poor little mite. A 29 year old women has been arrested for allowing the dog to be dangerously out of control.
I just wouldn't have a dog around children.
RIP little man. flowers.

ilovesprouts Fri 19-Aug-16 13:18:37

My daughter has two staffies and two kids age 6&4 no probs at all.

Iliveinalighthousewiththeghost Fri 19-Aug-16 14:45:59

I personally still wouldn't take the chance though. Dogs don't think the same as humans do. You don't always know what's going to set them off.

EnthusiasmDisturbed Fri 19-Aug-16 14:59:14

How tragic

No one thinks their dog is a problem until it attacks someone

YouSay Fri 19-Aug-16 15:02:05


They never bite until they do.

Moanranger Sat 20-Aug-16 18:38:56

What is this need to own big, naturally aggressive dogs, not give them enough exercise, & let them be around small children. I am not focus sing on any breed in particular, but dogs are a huge responsibility & they are ANIMALS! They don't think much & they can react with a "kill" instinct. Even my springer spaniel, has an amazingly quick reaction to birds. He can grab one out of a hedge & snap its neck before I even have time to react. If a dog sees a small child as prey, and some, obviously do, well, we have the result of yesterday. Terrible.

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