YUMA, AZ- A horse is dead after a pit bull attack.
The Yuma County Sheriff's Office says it happened Monday afternoon in Foothills.
YCSO says the two pit bulls got out of the house while the owner was helping his son who was stuck in the desert.
They say the pit bulls attacked the neighbors horse during that time. The horse was seriously injured to it's legs.
A vet had to euthanize the horse.
Yuma County Animal Control cited the pit bull owner for dogs at large but allowed the owner to keep the dogs.