Man suffers serious Missouri dog bite injuries in bulldog attack

November 27, 2007

A 53-year-old man was attacked and seriously injured by two bulldogs while he was playing with them in a backyard, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. A relative shot and killed one of the dogs who caused the St. Louis dog bite injuries, while the other dog was euthanized by authorities.

The man was playing with the dogs when one of them began to bite him and the other quickly followed suit. A neighbor heard the commotion and got help.

The St. Louis dog bite injuries sustained where to the arm and leg, and an officer said they were not considered life-threatening. The Missouri dog bite victim said the animals had never shown vicious aggression before or bitten him.

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