Boy, 6, dies after being bitten 72 times by Rottweilers

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#81
i doubt many people will react offensively when witnessing something horrific like this. many things you can attempt but self preservation runs high with some in these situations.

a big enough person could hurt the animal enough to make it stop, will most likely be bitten. seen a running kick into the ribs stop things immediately. the guy was big enough to do it though.
 

R4ziel

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Realistically the 6 year old didn't stand much of a chance once they started biting, if it takes you 30 seconds to get the dog off him or kill the dog, he would probably have sustained fatal wounds anyway, no matter what you do.
I've seen 2 staffies fight, there is no way you just ask them nicely not to do that, you will get hurt trying to get them off whatever they are biting unless you severely injure them to incapacitate them, and by then it would already be too late I am sure
 

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Some of you seem to think that you can just walk up to these dogs and choose where to stab/grab them.

Dogs move very fast - even more so when in a frenzy. Good luck trying to grab a paw and hang on to it.

I still have a nice scar from a hole in my hand trying to intervene between 3 dachshunds and a Jack Russel.
All the dogs had puncture wounds and were bleeding but they were fine - I ended up having to get stitches and a shot :-(

Like Pitbull if there was a human life at stake I would attempt to shoot the dogs; even if they were my own dogs.
 

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I would have shot them. No questions asked.

The life of a human being trumps that of a dog, always!
By the time you had run into the house, opened the safe to get the gun and back out again it would have been over. Unless you had a gun on your person at the time of the incident.
 

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By the time you had run into the house, opened the safe to get the gun and back out again it would have been over. Unless you had a gun on your person at the time of the incident.
I know I am going to get flack for this .... A firearm in the safe is useless.

Carry everyday/everywhere as much as is practically possible as you won't know when you will need it.

Train, train some more and then keep training.

Lastly if you don't have the right mindset or are in any way irresponsible, don't get a firearm!
 

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By the time you had run into the house, opened the safe to get the gun and back out again it would have been over. Unless you had a gun on your person at the time of the incident.
My gun is always at arms reach. But yes, you are correct. I would have not intervened if I didn't have my gun with me. All attempts would have been fruitless and I might just have ended up getting bitten or killed myself.
 
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#89
I shyte you not.

At the Pitbull shows, handlers walk around with dildos. If the dogs don't release they shove the dildo up the dogs arse. He let's go pretty damn quickly then. It nauseates me, but it seems to do the trick pretty quickly. I however am 100% confident, you won't be able to do that when they are in fight mode.
Which Pitbull shows are you attending?

We have never seen that in years of competing at the PBFSA
 

ToxicBunny

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I know I am going to get flack for this .... A firearm in the safe is useless.

Carry everyday/everywhere as much as is practically possible as you won't know when you will need it.

Train, train some more and then keep training.

Lastly if you don't have the right mindset or are in any way irresponsible, don't get a firearm!
No flack whatsoever from my side... I agree 100% with you.
 

Nerfherder

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Really? I feed that POS Dros rapist to the dogs in a heartbeat. (as one example of many, many humans whose lives are far more worthless than anything I can think of)
yes, I remember a thread where two pitbulls attacked some burglars... I'm sure the responses were different from the same people here.
 

Knyro

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#98
Not in the slightest.. but I asked a question, which you are trying to sidestep by responding with a question.
As far as I'm concerned all civil discourse with you went out the window the moment you brought up puerile comments like me being triggered.

Good day to you sir.

/tips bowler hat
 
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