Man recovering after attack by his own dog in Rochester

Published 9:51 am Tuesday, October 6, 2015

ROCHESTER — A Rochester man is recovering from surgery after he was attacked by his own dog.

Police say the pit bull attacked her owner Saturday when he walked into the house. The man’s wife was able to pull the dog off the man after the animal attacked him for about five minutes.

The dog was taken to a shelter.

Email newsletter signup