Dog bites and animal attacks happenmore often than we think. In particular, dog bites often result in extremely serious tand sometimes fatal injuries. According to a 2016 study of Level 1 Trauma dog bite incidents at the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, a total of 46 different breeds of dogs were detected — both large and small in size. The most common breeds involved in these cases are “molosser breeds, including pit bulls, rottweilers, presa canarios, cane corsos, mastiffs, etc.”, and of these cases:
86% of attacks that induce bodily harm;
81% of attacks to children;
89% of attack to adults;
76% of attacks that result in fatalities;
86% that result in maiming; and
Embody 9.2%+ of the total dog population;
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