Fatal dog attacks in the United States are rare, although non-fatal dog bites are not unusual. North Carolina, Esta Currier, 73 years, Rottweiler (4), Deputies responded to a call of dog attack and found the adult victim dead near the road.
The pit bull situation in Delaware is "out of control," said Jim Shanahan this One dog is dead and another is missing after a vicious pit bull attack at . leash, not exceeding 6 feet, and under the control of a responsible adult.
Read about severe and fatal family dog attacks inflicted upon adults by pit bulls and dangerous dog breeds owned by the victim, family members or relatives.
But in general, an adult human who is defending himself properly can easily avoid being taken down and killed by a dog, especially an athletic human who is .
Red dots show the location of news reports about pit bull attacks. Purple dots show 2 pit bulls maul small dog, injure 4 adults in San Francisco Brisbane.