Dog attacks

Thursday, 23 January 2020

The following comments can be attributed to City of Greater Geelong Director Planning, Design and Development Gareth Smith:

How many dog attacks against humans has council investigated in this financial year?
33. Six deemed serious and 27 deemed non-serious.
How many dogs have been seized this financial year and what breeds have they been?
66.
Akita – 1; Alaskan Malamute – 1; American Bulldog – 12; American Staffordshire – 3; Border Collie – 2; Cane Corso – 2; German Shepherd – 4; Golden Retriever – 1; Greyhound – 1; Heeler – 1; Irish Wolfhound – 1; Labrador – 6; Neapolitan Mastiff – 1; Pug – 2; Red Heeler – 1; Rhodesian Ridgeback – 1; Rottweiler – 2; Siberian Husky – 5; Staffordshire – 18; Staghound – 1.
Were these seizures all in relation to attacks?
No.
How many dogs were seized in total last financial year?
103.




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