Recent Pet-Related Stories in the Herald
There was a dreadful incident in Broward County involving the mauling death of a young mom as she bathed her Presa Canario guard dog. It happened in front of her 9-year-old. Police shot the dog, which fell into the pool. This is the huge, powerful breed you might recall from an incident in San Francisco in which two Presas mauled a woman to death in an apartment hallway.
It has spurred local discussion of vicious and banned-breed laws (pit bulls are illegal in Miami-Dade County but not Broward).
Click here for the initial story and here, here , and , here for the followups.
Now here's a lighter story about kayaking with your pet. Click here.