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A dad and his son are nursing bite wounds after being attacked by a pit bull.
Joe Haertjens said he and his 17-year-old son were walking their dog, Buddy, on Calvin Street in Davenport Saturday Night, when a type of pit bull attacked their dog.
Both men received bite wounds while trying to get the pit bull off.
Joe was bitten eight times.
His son was bitten on his hands and leg.
"When I seen the dog lock down on his neck, I knew I was thinking his life is over, and after it was over I seen his leg full of blood, and me full of blood, it was horrible," said Joe Haertjens
Scott County Animal Control said they found the pit bull, and owner Monday afternoon.
The dog is up to date on it's rabies shots.