dog attack

Dog attack victim doesn’t deserve blame

I am a 40-year-old woman who was the victim of a vicious dog attack when I was 3 years old. A single adult male large-breed dog, a Lab, had to be pulled off me. The entire incident ...

Are livestock more valuable?

Why is it OK to shoot a dog when it is attacking your livestock but if that dog gets out and attacks a person we put it in doggy jail? Jolie Greene, Foresthill

Why was dog attack allowed?

Must agree with Daniel Chauvin of Colfax regarding dog attack in Auburn (Reader Input, Sept. 25). Having one dog for a pet is fine. Four is a pack and one will be Alpha Dog (leade ...

A gun would solve the dog problem

Once again we come across one of those situations where common sense should prevail but doesn’t. Sadly, that seems to be the norm these days. I know there are going to be a lot ...

Dog owners at fault, not pedestrians

I am upset that Auburn Police Captain (John) Ruffcorn dismissed the dog attack (four pit bulls) on a high school student as “in the wrong place at the wrong time” implying that ...

Horse and rider survive dog attack

On Tuesday, Newcastle’s Carol Davis was just starting to worry about herself instead of her horse. Her 11-year-old Arabian was attacked by a dog on a trail Sunday near Folsom La ...

Dog's horse-attack ‘wanted’ posters plaster Norcal

Reward posters are going up on walls in pet stores and veterinarian offices from Reno to Sacramento to Stockton in a new regional drive to collar a man and dog involved in a brutal ...

Dog's horse attack probe still on

No dog and no owner has surfaced from the off-leash pit bull attack on a horse being ridden on an Auburn State Recreation Area trail near Auburn. But the effort by the state Parks ...

Dog attack must spur wake-up call

The attack of a horse by a pit bull terrier in the American River Canyon this week should have runners, hikers and equestrians more guarded in their adventures along the canyon's n ...