Hundreds sign petition to save dog that killed 6-month-old child

An online petition  has been launched to help save the Rottweiler dog that mauled to death a 6-month-old child on Tuesday.

The petition was started on by Daniella Daniel.

There were over 2,500 signatures by 4pm Thursday.

The petition states, "Simba the Rottweiler and German Shepherd mixed dog, is on course to be euthanized by the Trinidad and Tobago Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (TTSPCA), following his attack on a six month old baby boy in Charlieville on Tuesday March 8th.

"Unfortunately the child succumbed to his injuries.