Every year, dozens of people die from being attacked by dogs. Thousands are horribly disfigured or disabled, and millions are bitten.

Numbers of people killed by dogs each year in the USA

2019: 38 (by 10/8/19)
2018: 36
2017: 40
2016: 31
2015: 36
2014: 43
2013: 32
2012: 39
2011: 31
2010: 34

     2009: 32
2008: 23
2007: 35
2006: 30
2005: 29
2004: 17
2003: 17
2002: 6
2001: 14
2000: 7

Click here for International (non-USA) deaths (114)