Friday, September 18, 2015
LONDON ENGLAND - A PIT BULL CHARGED ACROSS A PARK TO ATTACK AND KILL A LITTLE POODLE BEING WALKED BY ITS OWNER WITH ANOTHER PET DOG AND HER DAUGHTER - ALL WHILE YOUNG CHILDREN WERE PLAYING ALL AROUND!!!
Police want to talk to the man pictured, who was the attacking animal’s owner about the incident. The distraught owners of the dead dog, Milo, who was just 14 months old, told of their horrific ordeal. Lisa Reeves, 42, of Jasmine Close, Ilford, was walking Milo and her other pet dog, Lexi, with her daughter Nicole around Loxford Park in Ilford last Monday. She said: “The dog, who I think was a PIT BULL CROSSED WITH A STAFFIE, came running over from the other side of the park.
“The man was shouting at him, and started running after it. “The dog had got Milo in his mouth, and was biting him in the stomach. “He was shaking Milo around like a rabbit.” The tiny toy poodle started bleeding from his chest. Lisa continued: “I was screaming, I was shouting, the man was trying to get his dog off. I was hysterical.” Eventually the man got his dog to release Milo. The attack, which happened at about 4.15pm, in front of a number of children who were standing nearby. She said: “There were lots of kids, they were screaming, they were all so scared of the dog.” Lisa said she had to carry Milo past the school children, with blood spilling onto her jacket. He was rushed to the vets but sadly died shortly after arriving. Yuvani Bandara, the vet who saw Milo, said: “It had puncture wounds on its chest and cuts to its abdomen - the injuries were fatalistic.” Lisa said the whole family is distraught and her seven-year-old son has not been able to sleep since Milo died. She said: “Everyone is so emotional, everyone who knew Milo said he was such a sweet dog.” Redbridge Police is urging anyone who can help identify the owner of the dog to call 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 quoting the reference METCU 188981. No arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.