File photo of fighting pit bulls
This attack comes two months after a report that there had been a substantial upswing in dog attacks in the county and that pit bulls were responsible for over 50% of them. Before last year, when the influx of pit bulls was first reported, pit bull attacks were rare in La Salle Co.
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