Pitt’s pet pins pirate by the Jolly Rogers

by Mark James on January 17, 2011

Pirates of the Caribbean star Johnny Depp has told of how he was attacked by Angeline Jolie’s dog whilst he babysat for it.

The actor was looking after Jacques the bulldog as a favour to Jolie, whilst she went for dinner with husband Brad Pitt.

Depp, 47, said:

“Foolishly I was persuaded to look after Jacques for a night. He’s a huge bulldog. At first I had a terrible feeling, because (more…)

Man run over by dog driving truck

by Darren Jamieson on June 25, 2010

In a story too bizarre to be made up, a man (yes, he was American) was run over by his dog driving the man’s vehicle (yes, it was a pickup truck). The driving dog in question was a Bulldog named Tassey, and the dog drove the pickup over the man after she ‘accidentally’ put the truck into gear.

The man, Christopher Bishop from Florida, was under the pickup at the time, looking for an oil leak in the Ford F-150. Bishop’s dog, Tassey, jumped into the driver’s side and knocked the vehicle into gear, running over her owner.

The truck ran over Bishop, causing him immense pain, but he was able to get straight up and chase after the pickup, and the dog, before it ran through a fence. Bishop attended the local hospital, Pasco Regional Hospital, and received treatment for his injuries.

Has your dog ever accidentally put your car into gear, or stepped on the handbrake of your car causing it to move?