• Kyodo


An 11-month-old boy died after being attacked by two Great Danes while in his grandfather’s arms at their home in the city of Toyama, police said Saturday.

The large dogs, which are 1.2 meters long and weigh 80 kg each, bit Jin Nakamura in the head at around 5:30 p.m. Friday while he was accompanying his grandfather to the garden to fetch the dogs’ feeding trays.

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