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Pitbull kills mother of four in La Palma
A 40-year-old woman was killed by her own dog in Puntallana on La Palma on Wednesday. The mother of four lived with her family in the district of La Camacha, a few hundred metres from the centre of the village. The dog, a Pitbull and Stanford cross, was constantly with the family and children and there had never been any signs of aggressive behaviour.


Pitbull kills mother of four in La Palma

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01.12.2017 - The woman was at home alone when she was suddenly attacked and seriously injured by the animal in her garden.  The emergency physician was only able to confirm her death.  Guardia Civil officers had no choice but to shoot the animal.  Two psychologists looked after the mourning family. The mayor of Puntallana, José Adrián Hernández Montoya, ordered that the turning on of the Christmas lights scheduled for Saturday be postponed until December 5.

 



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