Man attacked by dogs in Labrador City
Victim asks pet owners to be more responsible
Evening walks are part of an everyday routine for Jonathan Lapointe-Villeneuve.
The young teacher enjoys the peace and tranquility of a walk through town at the end of the day.
Recently that tranquility was disrupted due to an attack on him by two dogs that were on the loose.
“I decided to walk on the road behind Tamarack. It was a dark evening and there was less traffic there,” Lapointe-Villeneuve told The Aurora. “All of a sudden I saw two big dogs chasing each other, and I wasn’t too concerned.”
But in a moment, the dogs turned and ran towards Lapointe-Villeneuve.
“I’m not normally afraid of dogs, but this time they ran and jumped on me, and one bit me in the thigh,” he said of the incident.
Lapointe-Villeneuve said Jonathan Lapointe-Villeneuve prepares the medication he was subscribed after being attacked by dogs while out for a walk.
he was a bit concerned, and shocked, but somebody had seen what happened and the police appeared. He gave them information he hoped they could use.
Then there was the next part of the ordeal.
Bitten by a dog, with no information on what dog it was or if it was vaccinated, Lapointe-Villeneuve
The dog bite Jonathan Lapointe-Villeneuve sustained.