Tag: Pit Bull

2 Pit Bulls Attack Dog, Woman In Glen Burnie

2 Pit Bulls Attack Dog, Woman In Glen Burnie

| December 30, 2013 | 46 Comments

On December 29, 2013, at approximately 9:05 p.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the 400 block of Lincoln Avenue S.W. in Glen Burnie for a report of a dog bite. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the 66-year-old female victim, who stated that she was outside walking her dog when two stray Pit bull […]

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Man Charged In Connection With Pit Bull Attack

Man Charged In Connection With Pit Bull Attack

| August 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Our media partner, WBAL-TV, is reporting on another pit bull attack in Pasadena.  The pit bull owner was walking the dog off-leash and ordered his dog to attack another labrador retriever mix under the pretense of wanting to video tape a dog fight. Anne Arundel County police said a Baltimore man has been charged in […]

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Pit Bull Mix Injures 3 In Shadyside

Pit Bull Mix Injures 3 In Shadyside

| August 19, 2013 | 38 Comments

UPDATE: From the Anne Arundel County Police Department: On Sunday, August 18, 2013, at approximately 8:33 p.m., officers from the Southern District responded to the 4900 block of Filbert Drive in Shady Side for an aggressive animal.  Upon arrival, officers located three female victims. The first victim, a 29-year-old female, received non-life threatening injuries after […]

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Pit Bull Attack Responsible For Eviction

Pit Bull Attack Responsible For Eviction

| July 3, 2013 | 7 Comments

The Capital is reporting that a couple who was attacked by a pit bull dog last month is being evicted from their apartment for allowing the dog to visit. The dog belonged to the woman’s daughter. Last month, we took yet another position on pit bulls and the aggressive behavior they exhibit. We pointed out […]

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Opinion: Pit Bull Apologists Need Not Apply

Opinion: Pit Bull Apologists Need Not Apply

| June 22, 2013 | 19 Comments

As sure as the sun will rise tomorrow, any story about a pit bull attacking a person will bring out hundreds of people accusing the media of persecuting the breed.  Or is it the government with their proposed legislation? The argument is immature and very child-like. As I write this, there are two adults recovering […]

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Glen Burnie Couple In Surgery After Pitbull Attack

Glen Burnie Couple In Surgery After Pitbull Attack

| June 21, 2013 | 10 Comments

According to Anne Arundel County Police, a pitbull dog attacked a Glen Burnie couple this afternoon around 5:30pm. When officers arrived, they found the woman suffering from severe dog bites. The dog bounded down the steps to attack the woman again.  Officers distracted the dog and the dog began to attack the officers who fired […]

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In Pasadena, Another Pit Bull Attack

In Pasadena, Another Pit Bull Attack

| November 23, 2012 | 5 Comments

The Capital Gazette is reporting that an elderly woman was attacked by a Pit Bull in Pasadena on Wednesday.  According to the article: The 89-year-old woman was in her fenced yard in the 200 block of Arundel Road in Pasadena at 3:25 p.m. when the dog approached and bit her in the upper arm, said […]

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Off Duty Officer Shoots Pit Bull In Pasadena After Attack

Off Duty Officer Shoots Pit Bull In Pasadena After Attack

| October 8, 2012 | 14 Comments

On October 7, 2012 at approximately 10:50 a.m., officers from the Eastern District responded to the area of Vena Lane and Notley Road in Pasadena for a reported aggressive animal. Officers arrived on scene and learned an off-duty officer with the Maryland Transportation Authority Police Department shot and killed a pit bull that was attacking him. […]

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Opinion: The Pit Bull Conundrum, It’s A Good Law

Opinion: The Pit Bull Conundrum, It’s A Good Law

| August 16, 2012 | 9 Comments

Well, Maryland legislatures set their priorities to reward the gaming industry in the most recent special session and let stand a controversial court ruling that declared Pit Bull dogs inherently dangerous opening their owners (and their landlords) to some serious liability.  It is unlikely that there will be another special session to address this, so […]

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Another Pit Bull Attack In Severna Park

Another Pit Bull Attack In Severna Park

| June 21, 2012 | 61 Comments

UPDATE: Several commenters claiming to be neighbors and witnesses have corrected the Capital Gazette’s version of the incident. According to these witnesses (one of whom brought the child into her home after the attack) the boy was walking on the sidewalk, not in their yard; and the boy did not run home as reported. The […]

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Police Report From Pit Bull Bite In <del>Severna Park</del> Pasadena

Police Report From Pit Bull Bite In Severna Park Pasadena

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

This was just released from the Anne Arundel County Police Department: On May 23, 2012, at approximately 8:18 p.m., officers from Eastern District responded to an address in the 200 block of Armstrong Lane in Severna Park Pasadena for a report of an aggressive animal. Upon arrival, officers and Fire Department Personnel discovered a nine-year-old male suffering from an apparent bite wound to […]

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Pit Bull Attacks <del>Severna Park</del> Pasadena Child

Pit Bull Attacks Severna Park Pasadena Child

| May 23, 2012 | 40 Comments

A Pit Bull dog attacked a 9-year old child this evening in Severna Park Pasadena. The attack appears to have been unprovoked as the child was riding his bike with his mother on Armstrong Lane when the dog bit him in the leg. He was transported to Johns Hopkins Pediatric Center for treatment. The animal was seized by […]

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Another Pit Bull Incident In South County

Another Pit Bull Incident In South County

| May 7, 2012 | 7 Comments

A recent decision to classify Pit Bull dogs as inherently dangerous has stoked up dialogue both for and against the recent ruling by the Maryland Courts. While I think everyone agrees that the disposition of a dog is largely due to the way it is raised by the owner. However, one cannot discount the genetics […]

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Pit Bulls Attack Jogger In Davidsonville

Pit Bulls Attack Jogger In Davidsonville

| November 28, 2011 | 12 Comments

<–To share this post, please click the icons to the left. There is still one put bull believed to be at large in the area. Please share this with your facebook friends, twitter followers and Google. UPDATE 09:14PM November 28, 2011: From the Anne Arundel County Police, the missing pit bull has been recovered. Police […]

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Dogs Attack, Kill Livestock

Dogs Attack, Kill Livestock

| December 23, 2009 | 1 Comment

Image via Wikipedia Pit Bulls Loose In Broadneck On December 21, 2009,  several Pit Bulls attacking livestock at a farm house in the 1600 block of Bay Head Road on the Broadneck peninsula. When Anne Arundel County police arrived, they saw up to five Pit Bulls attacking the livestock. They also located goats and sheep […]

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