Mother and toddler injured in dog attack in Stratford
STRATFORD–A mother of a toddler is still recovering after protecting her child.
The dogs started attacking the 22-month-old, at which point the mother intervened.
A witness saw the incident and used a shovel to stop the attack.
The child was treated for injuries that aren’t life-threatening and was released from the hospital, but the mother is still recovering at Bridgeport Hospital.
The dogs have been quarantined away from other animals and people as the investigation is ongoing. No arrests have been made, but Animal Control can decide to bring charges based on the outcome of the investigation.