Kara Hartrich – Bloomington, Illinois – killed by the family pit bull on her 4th birthday By Roxanne Miller Hartrich ...I got off work a little early that day and decided that she needed a few more presents that just couldnt wait to be bought, and then i headed home, my husband called me and wanted to know why brutus was outside when he got home i said i didnt know i was on my way home and would be there soon..then my nightmare began...
"Sometimes, if we know there is a dangerous dog involved, because of a prior documented history to attacks, then we can make an argument of criminal wrongdoing," Chambers said.
"In this circumstance, the dog(s) involved did not have a prior documented history of bites," he said.
As is true in numerous severe maulings and fatal attacks inflicted by pit bulls.
browse: | Must Read Posts | sticky stories, activism, columnists, dog laws & bsl, dogfighting, criminal trials, family dog attacks, fatal dog attacks, humane groups, pit bull owners, pet attacks, police shootings, editorials, senior citizen attacks, victims of attacks, special reports & events On April 29, 2014, Roxanne Miller Hartrich, Kara's mother, provided a written account of the vicious attack that killed her daughter to Daxtons
She describes how that day, Kara's 4th birthday, had beautifully begun.
When she walked out the door that morning, headed for work, it would be the last time she ever saw her daughter alive again.
As she hurried home from work and pulled into her subdivision, she noticed a "red glow" over her street corner.
Read account in full » | Watch Roxanne's interview (May 6, 2014) 01/30/14: Family Dogs Euthanized Mc Lean County authorities have euthanized all three family pit bulls seized in connection to the death of a 4-year old girl.
Kara Hartrich died of massive blood loss due to multiple dog bite injuries after being attacked by at least two of the family's pit bulls.