Stray Dogs Bite Small Dog Near Tower of David Apartments

Animal Control officers responded to a dog bite that occurred at approximately 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 20, in the area east of the Tower of David apartment buildings at 320 South Third Avenue. A woman was walking her small leashed dog on the bike trail when two stray dogs ran up to her. The two larger pitbull type dogs, one light brown and one dark brown, got into an altercation with the woman’s small dog and bit the smaller dog. The woman stated a Hispanic or black man driving a late model yellow pickup truck with a white top retrieved the dogs and then drove away.

Animal Control needs to identify the dogs in this incident to verify their vaccinations. If you have any information on this case, please call Animal Control at 367-7000.