Attacks in Canada 2014-2016


August 1, 2016
Woman walking dog in Coquitlam BC attacked by pit bull

July 31, 2016
Ottawa woman and dog attacked by two pit bulls while jogging

July 27, 2016
Ottawa child chased and bitten by pit bull in park

July 27, 2016
Two pit bulls in Quebec attacked man and his small dog

July 23, 2016
50-year old Ontario woman in critical condition after pit bull attack in Ottawa

July 21, 2016
Pit bull attacked woman walking three small dogs in Oliver BC

July 12, 2016
Quebec letter carrier attacked by two pit bulls in Laval

July 8, 2016
Newfoundland father hit attacking pit bull so hard the shovel broke

July 7, 2016
Passing man saved Saint Michel girl from vicious pit bull attack in Quebec

July 7, 2016
57-year old Quebec man bitten in second attack in Saint-Michel this week

June 30, 2016
Woman walking pit bull mix in Toronto attacked by another pit bull June 29, 2016
Pit bull attack on officer in Calgary, Alberta

June 28, 2016
Quebec pit bull that bit 4-year-old child to be euthanized

June 25, 2016
Another pit bull attack on man in Maple Ridge comes to light

June 25, 2016
Pit bull who attacked woman in Fraser area of Vancouver, BC has attacked a second person

June 24, 2016
Woman bit on head and face in Vancouver, BC

June 23, 2016
Two pit bull attacks today in Ste. Adele, Quebec

June 21, 2016
70 year old Hamilton, Ontario woman attacked while cutting her lawn

June 20, 2016
Surrey BC woman attacked by pit bull outside convenience store

June 20, 2016
Dog being walked by Mayor of Peachland charged by aggressive pit bull and bitten

June 17, 2016
Edmonton, Alberta mother protests mauling of 4-year old twin girls

June 16, 2016
58-year old Maple Ridge man attacked by pit bull outside store in BC

June 14, 2016
Woman bitten by pit bull in Saint-Roch, Quebec

June 14, 2016
Second woman in Sainte-Adele, Quebec attacked, bitten by friend’s pit bull

June 11, 2016
Four women attacked in Surrey, BC

June 11, 2016
Edmonton, Alberta woman charged with leaving 3-year old with pit bull that attacked child

June 8, 2016
Montreal woman likely killed by neighbour’s pit bull in her back yard

June 8, 2016
A 54-year old British Columbia woman in emergency facial surgery after being mauled by her friend’s pit-bull in Richmond

June 6, 2016
Vicious pit bull attack in Kelowna, BC sent man to hospital

May 3, 2016
Regina woman savagely attacked by sister’s pit bull

April 29, 2016
5 year old Winnipeg girl mauled by pit bull in foster home

April 21, 2016
Toronto dog fatally mauled by pit bull from rescue group

April 12, 2016
Canadian singer Sabrina Sabotage seriously attacked

April 11, 2016
Pit bull jumped from car and attacked dog being walked by woman in Surrey, BC

April 6, 2016
9 year old Surrey, BC girl attacked by landlord’s pit bull

March 31, 2016
Golden retriever attacked by pit bull in Mape Ridge, BC

March 30, 2016
Pit bull shot by police after attacking child in Toronto, Ontario

March 16, 2016
81-year old Toronto, Ontario man mourns loss of his pet dog to 4 bull mastiffs

March 16, 2016
Delta, BC couple mourns loss of dog attacked by pit bull

March 1, 2016
Gatineau, Quebec man attacked in a Hull apartment by his roommate’s pit bull

February 1, 2016
78-year old Kamloops woman killed by 60-pound pit bull

January 28, 2016
18-month old Alberta baby attacked between houses by neighbor’s pit bull

January 27, 2016
Drumheller, Alberta man recovering from pit bull injuries

January 1, 2016
21-year old Richmond, BC twins viciously attacked by pit bull mix trying to protect 3-year old child


December 30, 2016
Fort St John, BC man brutally attacked by pit bull in his home

December 15, 2015
Residents call for pit bull ban after brutal attack in Airdrie, Alberta

December 15, 2015
Nova Scotia woman and dog chased by pit bull, dog taken by pit bull

November 20, 2015
Pit bull viciously attacked man and dog at dog park in Oliver, BC

November 15, 2015
Yorkie dog in Nelson, BC attacked by an unleashed pit-bull at the Nelson waterfront dog park
Nelson man upset with irresponsible owners after dog was attacked by pit-bull

November 12, 2015
A pit bull terrier rushed at a letter carrier, prompting Canada Post to halt mail delivery to the street.
Edmonton pit bull attacks cause postal workers to suspend mail delivery to entire street

October 23, 2015
Pit bull attack sends Montreal woman to hospital for three days, surgery

October 4, 2015
Woman bitten on face by pit bull passing her on the street in Mississauga, Ontario

October 1, 2015
9-year-old girl attacked by a neighbour’s “box-bull dog cross” while playing in front of her home in Halton Hills, Ontario.

September 29, 2015
Seven-year old St. John’s Ambulance Therapy Dog killed by a pit bull at MacDonalds in Pitt Meadows, BC

September 20, 2015
An eight-year-old girl has undergone surgery for serious injuries after she was attacked by a pair of dogs in a Brossard, Quebec park on Sunday afternoon.

September 19, 2015
Two pit bulls attack Gatineau, Quebec man, sending him to hospital

September 11, 2015
A man and woman in Gatineau, Quebec were attacked by their own pit bull dog.

September 1, 2015
Residents in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan protest pit bull mix after attacks on neighbourhood dogs

September 1, 2015
A five-year-old boy was rushed to hospital with facial injuries following a pit bull attack in Northwest Calgary, Alberta today

August 30, 2015
A chihuahua was mauled to death by off-leash mastiff/pit bull cross in the southeast area of Edmonton, Alberta while walking with owner.

August 14, 2015
Calgary man was maimed by pit bull during dispute at southeast Calgary, Alberta home

August 7, 2015
A five-pound Pomeranian was mauled to death by a neighbours’ dog in front of the family’s eyes in Pitt Meadows, BC.

July 31, 2015
15 year old girl delivering papers in Maple Ridge, BC was attacked by pit bull which tore through a screen door to get at her.

July 23, 2015
Pit bull attack sends two people to hospital in New Westminster, BC

July 9, 2015
Hamilton, Ontario man is dead after being attacked by pit bull

June 15, 2015
A five-month-old cocker spaniel puppy suffered a broken back and died of its injuries after being mauled by a pitbull/mastiff deemed aggressive by the city only a month earlier.

June 8, 2015
A five-month old puppy was bitten and the owner knocked down in pit bull attack in Montreal, Quebec

May 29, 2015
Known aggressive pit bull killed a small dog in Nanaimo, BC

May 26, 2015
Charges have been laid against a 25-year-old St. John’s man in Newfoundland whose pit bull bit two teenagers in separate attacks.

May 22, 2015
A 13-year old boy was mauled and seriously injured by two pit-bull type dogs in Rigaud, Quebec

May 19, 2015
A mixed-breed pit bull killed a three-year-old dog on Mount Finlayson near Victoria, BC last Saturday.

May 16, 2015
Pit bull fatally attacked a Maltese in Victoria, BC as well as biting the hand of the little dog’s owner. The pit bull’s owner ran off with his dog.

May 13, 2015
Three pit bull attacks in one week in Calgary, Alberta. Two bite attacks by pit bulls over the weekend; plus Wednesday morning, a 14-year-old girl was bit on both legs by a pit bull-type dog before the owner and dog fled the scene.

May 10, 2015
Two small dogs were killed by pit bulls in Northeast Calgary, Alberta in two separate attacks

May 5, 2015
Pit bull attacked owner in Nova Scotia

April 30, 2015
A man in Montreal, Quebec whose two pit bulls attacked and bit a woman has been sentenced to 18 months in jail.

April 16, 2015
A small three year old dog was attacked by pit bull in Ottawa, Ontario

April 14, 2015
Ontario Provincial Police officers put down a pit bull-type dog in Rockland, Ontario on Friday after the animal attacked a woman and young child.

April 9, 2015
A Penticton, BC father is fighting for restrictions against pit bulls after a pit bull bit his nine-year-old daughter in an unprovoked attack.

April 9, 2015
In Kelowna, BC, a provincial judge has ordered the euthanization of a pit bull after a “savage and persistent” attack on one of its owners.

April 9, 2015
Police shot pit bull after attack on police dog in Northeast Edmonton, Alberta

April 8, 2015
Edmonton, Alberta police say a pit bull had one of its service dogs by the throat when an officer made the decision to shoot.

March 24, 2014
Pit bull jumps fence to attack Cocker Spaniel in Glenrosa, West Kelowna – knocks 84 year old woman to the ground, motorist stops to rescue

March 20, 2015
Two pit bulls labelled “aggressive” by city pound escaped and killed goats in Kelowna, BC; still at large.

March 20, 2015
Calgary, Alberta woman received a sentence of four years for using her pit bulls to attack a victim.

March 15, 2015
Eight-year-old Maltese Pomeranian mix was killed by three pit bulls in Edmonton, Alberta.

March 7, 2015
A nine-pound Chihuahua has undergone thousands of dollars in surgery after being mauled by a pit bull in Vancouver, BC

March 6, 2014
Two pit bull attack lab in Peachland

February 15, 2015
Attacking pit bull shot by officer in Regina, Saskatchewan

January 4, 2015
Two pit bulls are being held at the dog pound after attacking and killing another dog on New Year’s Day in Peachland, BC.

January 3, 2015
Pit bull attacked a small dog on a trail in Bowring Park, St. John’s

January 1, 2015
A pit bull mauled a six-year old child in Vancouver, BC

January 1, 2015
A man was mauled by two pit bulls outside a store in Langley, BC


December 29, 2014
A 16-day-old baby was viciously attacked in her own Saanich home on Vancouver Island by the family’s pit bull-Rottweiler cross.

December 12, 2014
Vicious pit bull attack on 15-year old boy in Quebec City, Quebec

November 2, 2014
A Kelowna woman was attacked by her own pit bull with an aggressive history

November 1, 2014
A pit bull disembowelled a therapy dog in unprovoked attack in the Kitsilano area of Vancouver, BC

October 27, 2014
Two pit bulls attacked a small dog being walked on a leash by its owner in Gatineau, Quebec

September 22, 2014
Pit bull owner was charged following an attack in Calgary, Alberta

August 5, 2014
A pit bull killed a small poodle in Airdrie, Alberta

July 30, 2014
A neighbour’s pitbull broke free of his owner’s hold and attacked and killed a Pitt Meadows Yorkie in seconds.

June 27, 2014
A three-year-old was bitten by a pit bull in the backyard of a Sunnyside home in Calgary, Alberta after the dog’s owner, the boy’s godfather, turned to go inside the house.

May 16, 2014
Following an unprovoked pit bull attack on a woman in Calgary, Alberta, a five-year-old pit bull has been turned over to Animal and Bylaw Services to be euthanized.

May 8, 2014
A 90 year old man and a 64 year old woman were attacked by pit bull in Owen Sound, Ontario.

April 27, 2014
Paramedics say a one-year-old Ottawa girl who was attacked by a pit bull Sunday morning will have breathing problems for the rest of her life because the dog bit off most of her nose.

February 23, 2014
A North Vancouver woman is in shock after her elderly dog was “torn to pieces” in an unprovoked attack by an off-leash pit bull.