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March 24, 2013 12:00 AM

OEDEL: Profiling pets and people

A week after two pit bull dogs severely injured a Macon man in a wheelchair, another pit bull ripped up a 5-year-old Macon boy. The evidence remains spotty about which dogs are most likely to tear people up, though pit-bull types are routinely near the top of most lists. In part because some owners, after acquiring them because of that reputation, then cultivate those tendencies.

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