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# Dog Attack

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# enniscorthy
Woman arrested over dog attack that left child with serious injuries in Co Wexford
The incident happened on Sunday, 27 November in Enniscorthy, Co Wexford.
# enniscorthy
Martin says we need 'to go back to the drawing board' on dog legislation after Wexford attack
The attack has fueled discussion of dog ownership since the weekend.
# enniscorthy
Man arrested over Wexford dog attack as family says boy's life has been 'destroyed forever'
The incident happened on Sunday.
# enniscorthy
Child undergoing treatment for 'serious injuries' following alleged dog attack in Co Wexford
The dog has since been destroyed and enquiries are ongoing.
# Dog Attack
Man arrested after woman dies in Liverpool dog attack
The 63-year-old woman died at the scene of the attack in Kirkdale, Liverpool, on Monday afternoon.
# Liverpool
Woman dies after being attacked by dogs at property in Liverpool
Merseyside Police has launched an investigation into the incident.
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# Buncrana
Young girl seriously injured after dog attack in Donegal
The child’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
# Waterford
Baby girl killed in dog attack at her Waterford home due to be laid to rest today
Baby Mia O’Connell suffered devastating head injuries in the attack at home in Clashmore, Co Waterford on Monday morning.
# Waterford
Post-mortem completed on baby girl from Waterford as gardaí confirm dog has been put down
Gardaí are preparing an investigation file for an inquest by the County Coroner.
# compensation
Offaly woman attacked by pitbull terrier gets €122,000 in damages
Colene Killian has undergone surgery multiple times due to her injuries.
# tasmania
58 fairy penguins killed in suspected dog attack in Australia
The latest grisly find comes a few months after a dozen birds were found dead in another suspected dog attack.
# Killiney
Schoolboy bitten by dog while playing on neighbour's property awarded €32,000
The attack happened in 2013 in the he Ballinclea Heights estate in Killiney.
# Co Galway
Post-mortem due on woman (60s) who died after two dogs attacked her
It’s understood the woman was visiting relatives in Moycullen when the incident occurred.
# Dublin
Woman attacked by dog in public park loses €60k damages claim against council
Joanne Stewart was attacked by a boxer dog in Corkagh Park in Dublin.
# savaged
Man receives lifetime ban from keeping animals after pig "eaten alive" by dogs
The animal had to be euthanised immediately after the attack.
# Essex
Dog attack leaves baby boy dead and child seriously injured
The young child has been left with “life-changing” injuries.
# Halstead
Three-year-old boy dies after being attacked by dog in Essex
A 29-year-old woman was arrested.
# seized dog
'We're devastated': Man dies after being attacked by dog in England
David Ellam was trying to protect his own Yorkshire Terrier.
# Dog Attack
Schoolgirl awarded €40k after 'savage' attack by neighbour's dog
The court was told the dog, named Sophie, had bitten the six-year-old in the face, lacerating her upper lip.
# bullmastiff
Woman in hospital with serious injuries after dog attack
The woman was attacked this morning in Mitchelstown.
# Victoria's victories
Little girl kicked out of KFC over scars was a hoax, investigators claim
KFC launched a private investigation to look into claims.
# dangerous dog
Man found guilty after 'shocking' dog attack on four-year-old girl
Another dog owned by the man chased a cat into a house last year, bit a man inside and then killed the cat, the court heard.
# Donegal
Two tourist couples attacked by dogs on Malin Head since Saturday
In two separate incidents, the Spanish and Italian tourists were bitten while out walking the cliffs
# Dog Attack
Two women bailed after Liverpool dog attack death
The women, aged 28 and 27, were arrested on suspicion of manslaughter.
# dangerous dogs
New study links violent crime with dangerous dog trade
The study found evidence of dog sharing in gangs leading to animals becoming more aggressive as they are frequently abused by different owners.
# Dog Attack
Donegal family dog stabbed five times and has throat slit
Trevor Peoples discovered his German Shepherd ‘Rex’ dead in the shed of the family home in St Johnston on Saturday morning.
# Malaysia
Irishman killed in dog attack in Malaysia
A 50-year-old man has been killed after an attack on a farm in Malaysia.