Lunenburg, MA - 4 February 2006: Bull Mastiff Attacks, Kills 7-year-old

The Boston Globe, among other papers, reports that young Connor Lourens, a first-grade pupil, was mauled to death while playing at his neighbor's house by their Bull Mastiff. Male of this breed normally weigh 120 pounds or more. From the Bulldogbreeds.com
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Loving, courageous, loyal; Tolerates children; Should be socialized with other animals at an early age.