People Magazine: Woman Wounded, and Her Small Dog Killed in Mauling by 2 Large Dogs
PALATINE, Ill. – An Illinois woman whose dog was killed in front of her during a vicious attack by two other dogs is speaking out.
On May 31, Amanda Ingram took her dog Casper, a West Highland white terrier, out for his evening walk, KCTV reports. When they were a block away from their Palatine home, they were attacked by two large dogs who had escaped from their walker. The dogs were a pit bull mix and akita mix, each weighing around 100 lbs., and killed Casper, who weighed 20 lbs.
After attacking Ingram and Casper, the dogs allegedly went on to attack another dog and that dog’s owner, injuring them.