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Pit Bull Attacks Woman At Mystic Hotel

Stonington police say an officer was forced to shoot a pit bull when it attacked him after biting a woman inside a hotel in Mystic.

01/13/2014

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Police Kill Pit Bull Which Attacked Owner

Police say a Wilton woman lost one arm and part of another when she was attacked by her pit bull.

11/12/2013

A pit bull shot in the face at Edgewood Park in New Haven. Photo from New Haven Police.

Dog Survives Shooting In New Haven

Police say a pit bull has survived after being shot in the face in New Haven’s Edgewood Park Wednesday.

04/10/2013

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Owner Charged In Pit Bull Attack

A Groton woman has been charged by police over an attack by her pit bull in which a 74-year-old man was injured and his dog was killed.

11/13/2012

Suspect Claims Self-Defense In Stabbing Of Pit Bull

Norwalk police charged a 35-year-old local man with animal cruelty for allegedly stabbing his girlfriend’s pit bull.

05/07/2012

Police Kill Dog Which Attacked Woman

Shelton police say they were forced to shoot a kill pit bull after it attacked a woman outside an office building.

04/26/2012

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New Haven Cop Shoots, Kills Pit Bull

A police officer and his canine partner responding to a what turned out to be a false report of a person shot in New Haven has fired his gun and killed an unrestrained pit bull that rushed at them and attacked his dog.

02/18/2012

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Woman Arrested In Girl’s Fatal Mauling By Pit Bull

A West Haven woman has been arrested in the death of a toddler who was mauled by her dogs.

12/22/2011

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New Britain Crackdown On Dog Abandonment, Illegal Breeding

New Britain Police are asking the public’s help in cracking down on illegal dog breeding in the city.

04/18/2011