Nearly 2,000 children a year now need hospital treatment after being savaged by dogs .

The number has hit a record high despite tough new laws against devil-breed owners, after a series of horrific deaths.

Among the mangled ­children rushed to A&E last year were 39 babies, 611 ­toddlers aged one to four and 528 children aged between five and nine.

Reported by The Daily Mirror. You can read the full story here. 

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