Articles tagged under: Stray Dogs Menace

Pet dog bites 7-year-old girl in Vadodara; owner booked

July 09, 2024
Pet dog bites 7-year-old girl in Vadodara; owner booked

Vadodara: A complaint has been filed at Makarpura Police Station against a pet dog owner after he allegedly unleashed his dog, which bit a 7-year-old girl. The incident took place in Mangala Green Society in Tarsali while Varsha Paade, wife of a merchant navy officer, was walking with her daughter. Varsha encountered the accused, Shashikant Moghe, as he was walking his dog. She alleged that Moghe was staring at her and then suddenly unleashed his German Shepherd, signaling it in some way. The...Read More

One-year-old succumbs to dog attack injuries after 20-day fight for life in Surat

June 25, 2024
One-year-old succumbs to dog attack injuries after 20-day fight for life in Surat

Surat: A one-year-old boy, after fighting for his life for 20 days, succumbed to injuries from a dog attack on Monday in the city. Gunjan Mali, the son of Mohan Mali and his wife Sheela, was sleeping near a construction site where his parents were working in Tatathaiya village when a stray dog pulled him from his cradle and mauled him on June 3. Gunjan was immediately taken to a private hospital for treatment and later transferred to Surat Municipal Corporation's SMIMER Hospital. Doctors at S...Read More

Stray Dog Menace: One-year-old loses eye, gets 100 stitches in Surat

June 07, 2024
Stray Dog Menace: One-year-old loses eye, gets 100 stitches in Surat

Surat: A one-year-old boy named Gunjan lost his right eye and received over 100 stitches after a dog attacked him near a construction site on Kadodara-Palsana road The incident took place on Monday afternoon at a construction site near Kadodara-Palsana road. The child was sleeping in a cradle when the dog pulled him out and severely bit his face and head. Gunjan's parents, Mohanbhai Rasoolbhai Madi and his wife, work and live at the construction site near the SR Petrol Pump on Kadodara-Pal...Read More

Stray Dog Menace: Dogs attack 7 people in single day in Vadodara

May 20, 2024
Stray Dog Menace: Dogs attack 7 people in single day in Vadodara

Vadodara: The stray dog menace has become an everyday concern across the state. Recently, seven people, including a one-year-old girl, were injured by stray dogs and brought to Sayaji Hospital for treatment, where they are all currently undergoing care. In yet another incident, six residents of the same housing society in Gotri were attacked by a dog, causing injuries. The victims, including Meenaben (age 24), Niraliben (age 6), Vaishaliben (age 7), and Varshaben (age 12), have been shifted t...Read More

Son and Daughter-in-law assault man in Rajkot over shooing stray dog

April 13, 2024
Son and Daughter-in-law assault man in Rajkot over shooing stray dog

Rajkot: A 57-year-old man had to receive four stitches on his head after being beaten by his son and daughter-in-law when he tried to shoo away a dog. Lalji Chavda, a resident of Ambedkarnagar, filed a complaint at the Thorala police station against his son Ajay and daughter-in-law Deval. According to the complaint, Deval considered the stray dog as a pet, and it frequently visited their house. Upon returning home on Thursday night, Chavda found the dog on his bed. When he attempted to shoo i...Read More

Stray dog menace; 11-year-old girl dies in Bhanvad

April 08, 2024
Stray dog menace; 11-year-old girl dies in Bhanvad

Dwarka: Yet another case of the stray dog menace in the state has surfaced, this time resulting in the tragic death of an 11-year-old girl in Bhanvad city. According to the details received, the victim is Puriben, the 11-year-old daughter of Hirabhai Piprotar, who resides in the Rupmora area of Bhanvad city. The incident occurred around 4 pm on Sunday when the girl was playing outside her house and was attacked by a pack of stray dogs. The dogs fatally injured the girl, and she was rushed to ...Read More

Stray dog-related car crash claims wife’s life; Narmada man files FIR against himself

February 07, 2024
Stray dog-related car crash claims wife’s life; Narmada man files FIR against himself

Ambaji: In another incident involving a stray dog, Paresh Doshi, a 55-year-old man from Narmada, has filed a police complaint against himself after his wife, Amrita, lost her life in a car crash caused by the sudden appearance of a stray dog. The tragedy unfolded as the couple was returning from Ambaji Temple along the Kheroj-Khedbrahma highway, near Daan Mahudi village. According to Doshi, after offering prayers at Ambaji Temple around 1:30 pm, they left for Suka Amba village. While drivi...Read More

Pack of stray dogs kill a 4-year old girl in Surat

February 06, 2024
Pack of stray dogs kill a 4-year old girl in Surat

Surat: The city is grappling with a severe stray dog menace, witnessing a daily surge of 35 to 40 reported cases of dog bites. In one such incident that recently occurred in the Siddharth Nagar area of Bhestan, a 4-year-old girl named Surmila lost her life after being attacked by a group of 8 to 10 dogs. Surmila was attacked by the dogs while attempting to collect sugarcane from the cow fodder. Kalubhai Devchand Arad, originally from Madhya Pradesh, resides in the Siddharth Nagar slums of Bhe...Read More

Dog attack neighbors: Ahmedabad Sessions Court upholds 1-year jail term for owner

January 20, 2024
Dog attack neighbors: Ahmedabad Sessions Court upholds 1-year jail term for owner

Ahmedabad: A sessions court on Friday upheld the order of a metropolitan court that convicted and sentenced a dog owner to one year in imprisonment after his dog attacked neighbors in 2014, injuring a man and three children. The court also directed the Legal Services Authority to provide compensation to the victims of the assault. An unleashed Doberman named Shakti, belonging to Bhadresh Pandya, a resident of Ashapuri Society in Ghodasar, attacked Avinash Patel along with his son Jay, nephew ...Read More

80-year-old woman torn apart by a pack of stray dogs in Amreli

December 30, 2023
80-year-old woman torn apart by a pack of stray dogs in Amreli

Amreli: Several instances of humans being attacked by wild animals such as lions and leopards have been reported in the city. However, in the most recent event, an 80-year-old woman was attacked by a pack of dogs in the Gajerapara area. Just a day before, a six-year-old child from a farmer family working on the border of Taraktalav village was picked up and eaten by a leopard. Now, another violent attack has occurred, where an 80-year-old woman named Shantuben Bhanabhai Degama was attacked by...Read More