Around 12:15p.m. Thursday, a a young child was mauled by two dogs in her neighborhood, according to the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office.
A girl between the age of 2 and 3 was outside a home on Allendale Circle when two boxers in the neighborhood attacked the child.
The child had scratches and puncture wounds and was taken to AnMed Health for treatment.
The owner of the animals, Randi Terry, has been cited with 2 counts of Dogs Running At Large and 2 counts of No Proof Of Rabies.
Terry agreed to turn ownership of the dogs over to the Anderson County. The dogs were taken to P.A.W.S. where they were placed on a 10-day rabies hold per DHEC.
They will then belong to the shelter.