California boy hospitalized after being mauled by pack of puppies

Felicity Peden, 2, suffered injuries after being attacked by her family's four puppies on June 3, 2022 in California.  The girl underwent three hours of plastic surgery and was recovering on Wednesday, June 15, 2022.

A California girl is recovering after her family’s pack of pups mauled the girl this month, seriously injuring her, family members say.

On the day of the attack, 2-year-old Felicity Peden was outside with the family’s four 12-week-old puppies and their parents as the family prepared for a party, the girl’s mother, Sierra Michele Peden, told USA TODAY. Wednesday night. .

Peden said the family adopted the mongrel puppies in May after moving to a new home in Onyx, about 60 miles northeast of Bakersfield. She said she was told they were “sort of a Labrador, Red Heeler, Pit Bull mix.”

“We had them for weeks and they never gave us any trouble with the kids,” Peden said.

The attack happened on June 3, Peden said, while the girl’s father was gardening and her three older sisters were inside taking care of the family’s baby.

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Peden said that after leaving the backyard, she left her house to run an errand while her husband stayed home with Felicity and her older sisters, ages 13 and 11, and her 1-year-old brother. Minutes later, she received a call and learned that her husband was taking Felicity to the hospital.

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