What do Michelle Boag, Martyn Bradbury, John Hopoate and this man all have in common?
The desperate actions of a man who poked a finger into the bum of an attacking dog may have saved Phillip McLean’s leg.
McLean’s daytrip to Palmerston North turned into more than a week lying in a hospital bed after he was set upon by a pitbull neapolitan mastiff cross.
The Hunterville man was visiting a friend on Terrace Street, near Palmerston North Hospital, last Wednesday when he heard growling.
A pitbull neapolitan mastiff cross, allegedly let out from a nearby block of flats, had its paws up on McLean’s vehicle and was in the middle of a growling match with his dog, a rottweiler, who he had left in the car with the window partially down. Read more »