Lancaster County Pit Bull Owner Cited re: PA Dog Law

Posted on: June 29th, 2012       Attorney Thomas Newell

An April 13, 2012 article from reported that a Manheim PA pit bull owner was cited for failing to confine her dog in violation of the PA Dog Law.  A 7 year-old Penn Township boy was mauled by the pit bull.  Surgeons at Hershey Medical Center performed surgery to repair dog bite wounds to his left arm, left shoulder and left ear.  He was hospitalized for nearly a week.