Contact us to report a fatal pit bull mauling. Please include as many details as possible, including the date of death, the location of the attack (city, county and state), the victim’s name and age, information about the dogs, including owner information, and any known circumstance details.
factU.S. fatal pit bull attacks have surpassed 370 since 1998; the last year the CDC studied fatal dog attack data by breed. In the last 8-year period of the CDC study (1991 to 1998), pit bulls averaged 2.9 deaths per year. From 2013 to 2020, the most recent 8-year period, pit bulls averaged 28.4 deaths per year, an increase of over 850%.