Ohio woman bites pit bull to save her dog from violent attack

NEWTON TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WJW) – A Trumbull County girl says she felt that she experienced no preference but to consider incredible steps to help you save her dog from certain demise.

The unusual problem began to unfold on Monday morning when 52-yr-aged Jennifer Adore enable her two dogs out in the backyard of her property in Newton Township in advance of likely to do the job.

Just minutes later, she was terrified to discover that her 12-calendar year-aged Eskimo Pomeranian blend named Kevin was staying mauled by a pit bull that broke free from a tether she was tied to a couple of blocks absent. 

Adore instructed FOX 8, “I was considering ‘no, I’m not going to allow this materialize, you cannot eliminate my doggy, not in front of me, I’m not likely to allow that materialize.’”

Really like claims she experimented with to pry the pit bull’s grip free and use her physique to shield her pet from the assault, but it was to no avail. 

“She just saved coming back and again and back, relentlessly,” she reported.

Immediately after a number of minutes of attempting to help you save her doggy, she claims she was fatigued, and then thought about what she realized in a self-protection class. 

“You do no matter what you can, you gouge them in the eyes, you chunk them, regardless of what. The ear was close and I bit her in the ear as tricky as I could,” she said. “It was live or die at that place. I was getting rid of, I was shedding and the puppy was dying.”

She claims a pair of her tooth have been ripped out when she bit the dog’s ear, but it created plenty of of a distraction that enabled a neighbor to pull the pit bull off of Appreciate and her canine.

“I just picked my pet dog up and ran to the motor vehicle and my other neighbor was outside. She had listened to me screaming and she aided me get the pet dog to the vet,” she reported. 

The Trumbull County Sheriff’s Office suggests the owner of the pit bull, 42-yr-outdated William Dempsey, is staying held accountable for the assault.

He is now facing a charge of improperly restraining the puppy. The pit bull was seized by animal handle officers and is now staying held for rabies observation.      

As Appreciate and her dog get better from their wounds at residence, she says she has not supplied her actions on Monday early morning a second imagined.

“I’m just glad he’s alive, you know? He’s a good dog,” she mentioned.