Toddler attacked by dog on Morecambe promenade
A horrified mum had to kick a dog off her toddler after it grabbed her by the throat and bit her savagely.
Anita Lamont, 32, of Ingleton Drive, Lancaster, was out with her two-year-old daughter Abbey Deegan, near The Battery in Morecambe on Sunday at 2pm when the dog suddenly went for Abbey’s throat, leaving a number of puncture wounds which needed 12 stitches in hospital.
Anita said: “The dog came out of nowhere and the next thing I knew it was hanging off my daughter’s neck. I had to boot it off It was a medium sized black terrier, with no collar. It ran off towards Heysham.
“Abbey has... read more
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