Neighbour Nazir Hussein told the Daily Mirror it would be a difficult decision for the family. He said: ‘The dogs are like family to them.
‘Keeping the dogs would always remind them of what the animals did to their mum, which was horrendous. But they love those dogs and losing them would be very upsetting.
Another neighbour said: ‘They can’t understand what has happened and the fact that it is the dogs they loved so much that did this makes it even harder.’
Two huge French mastiffs, two hugely strong American bulldogs and a mongrel?