Horrific injuries of boy, 6, who was mauled by his 'loveable' family pet pit bull named Chaos after he got up to get a snack

A six-year-old boy has had to undergo plastic surgery to reconstruct his face after he was mauled by his 'loveable' family dog.
Camdon Bozbell was at his grandmother's house in Schoolcraft, Michigan on April 18 and was attacked when he got up to get a snack by Chaos the five-year-old pit bull.
His grandmother heard his screams and raced out of the bathroom to tear the pet away from the child but he suffered horrific injuries including a broken nose, skull fracture, and nerve damage.
'When I got to the hospital, I feared the worst,' the boy's mother Tristin Lent said.
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Camdon Bozbell was mauled by the dog after getting up to get a snack in April
He has been left with permanent facial scars
Camdon Bozbell was mauled by the dog after getting up to get a snack in April. He has been left with permanent facial scars
Camdon Bozbell, six, was attacked by his family dog at his grandmother's house in Michigan
Camdon Bozbell, six, was attacked by his family dog at his grandmother's house in Michigan
The family says Chaos the pit bull is a 'lovable' dog who doesn't live up to his name
The family says Chaos the pit bull is a 'lovable' dog who doesn't live up to his name
Lent works jobs as a receptionist and cleaner.
She had left the boy with his grandmother after she was called into work at the last minute but an hour later police called and she had to drive 90 minutes to Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo where she waited 30 minutes to see her son.
'They wouldn't let me see Camdon at first and then a nurse came out and said "good news he's breathing on his own" and I freaked out – I thought why wouldn't he be?' Lent said.
Her son's face was wrapped in gauze so she didn't know the extent of his injuries until he came out of surgery.
The boy had to have many stitches and has suffered permanent scarring. His nose will need to be rebuilt due to tissue loss. 

His mother Tristin Lent (center) - who also has a nine-year-old daughter named Jenessa (left) - was at work at the time
His mother Tristin Lent (center) - who also has a nine-year-old daughter named Jenessa (left) - was at work at the time
She had to drive 90 minutes to Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo
She waited 30 minutes to see her son who was wrapped in gauze
She had to drive 90 minutes to Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo where she waited 30 minutes to see her son who was wrapped in gauze 
'The first responders said it was the worse thing they had ever seen,' the mother said.
'And it was the worse day of my life. I spent a month crying for Camdon.'
Lent couldn't believe the amount of damage the dog was able to do and noted that Chaos has been around children for years and had never shown any signs of aggression.
Lent said the family will never know why the dog attacked her son, whether it was related to the child's sudden movement or if Chaos wanted the food.
'He was called Chaos, but that name did not suit his temperament at all,' Lent explained.
She previously told Fox 17 that when she tells people the story she doesn't want to tell them the breed because the stigma around pit bulls.
Kalamazoo County Animal Control is investigating the case. The dog's current whereabouts is unclear.
'The first responders said it was the worse thing they had ever seen,' the mother said.
Lent couldn't believe the amount of damage the dog was able to do
'The first responders said it was the worse thing they had ever seen,' the mother said. Lent couldn't believe the amount of damage the dog was able to do
'The dog was not even an inch from his eyes. I'm just happy his ears and eyes were okay,' the mother said
'The dog was not even an inch from his eyes. I'm just happy his ears and eyes were okay,' the mother said
The mother said she 'spent a month crying for Camdon'
He was allowed to recover at home two days after entering hospital
The mother said she 'spent a month crying for Camdon' who was allowed to recover at home two days after entering hospital
'If the dog had attacked him an inch or two below and got Camdon's throat, my son would be dead,' Lent said as she warned parents not to leave their children alone with a dog.
'The dog was not even an inch from his eyes. I'm just happy his ears and eyes were okay.'
The child bravely rode in the ambulance alone due to the COVID-19 pandemic and displayed optimism when he was discharged from hospital on April 20 to recover at home, saying: 'I'm glad that dog didn't kill me, I didn't want to die.'
However his mother – who also has a nine-year-old daughter named Janessa - thinks he will have to undergo counselling at a later date.
GoFundMe fundraiser set up by his aunt has raised nearly $40,000 of a $2,000 goal. 
'The scars don't bother Camdon but people stare in the grocery store and that upsets him, especially when they ask what happened,' Lent said.
'The trauma is not over. It's going to be something that we're going to deal with for the rest of his life.'
Now his mother is warning parents not to leave children alone with dogs after the attack
Now his mother is warning parents not to leave children alone with dogs after the attack
'The scars don't bother Camdon,' Lent said
However people stare in the grocery store and that upsets him, the mother explained
'The scars don't bother Camdon but people stare in the grocery store and that upsets him, especially when they ask what happened,' Lent said
She thinks he will have to undergo counselling at a later date. 'The trauma is not over. It's going to be something that we're going to deal with for the rest of his life,' Lent said
She thinks he will have to undergo counselling at a later date. 'The trauma is not over. It's going to be something that we're going to deal with for the rest of his life,' Lent said
A GoFundMe fundraiser set up by his aunt has raised nearly $40,000 of a $2,000 goal. Pictured are cards sent to wish the boy well
A GoFundMe fundraiser set up by his aunt has raised nearly $40,000 of a $2,000 goal. Pictured are cards sent to wish the boy well
Horrific injuries of boy, 6, who was mauled by his 'loveable' family pet pit bull named Chaos after he got up to get a snack Horrific injuries of boy, 6, who was mauled by his 'loveable' family pet pit bull named Chaos after he got up to get a snack Reviewed by STATION GOSSIP on 01:53 Rating: 5

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