Akita Dog Attack in Allegheny County

Posted on: June 29th, 2012       Attorney Thomas Newell

On Sept. 13, 2011, an Akita mixed breed dog got loose and attacked a young child in Allegheny County as he was walking to school. The PA dog bite victim was rushed to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh where 10 stitches were used to close a gaping wound on his left leg.