Man dies while saving dog from Pit Bull attack

5:15 PM, Jul 13, 2012   |    comments
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DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. -- A man has died of a heart attack while trying to save a small dog who was being attacked by two dogs in Douglas County. 

According to Wes Tallon of Douglas County, the attack happened around 3:30 p.m. in the 4000 block of Mitchell Mill Road in Douglasville. 

Officials say the man, believed to be in his 50's witnessed two Pit Bull Terriers attacking a smaller dog. According to reports, the  man man attempted to intervene and ultimately suffered a heart attack. 

Douglas County Aminal Control is searching for the two dogs; they ran away after the attack. 

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