Wednesday, March 7, 2018
NEWCASTLE, NEW SOUTH WALES AU - A GREAT DANE ESCAPED ITS YARD THROUGH AN OPEN GATE AND MAULED A 3-YEAR-OLD BOY CAUSING SEVERE INJURIES TO HIS NECK AND EAR
A three-year-old boy has had surgery to reattach part of his ear after being mauled by a dog while riding his bicycle in the Newcastle suburb of Mayfield.
The attack comes just days after a baby girl was mauled to death by a dog in northern NSW. One-year-old Kamillah suffered critical injuries after she was attacked by a rottweiler in Inverell on Saturday afternoon.
No human deaths were recorded across the state last year, but .