A teen was hugging her friend’s dog for a photo shoot when he bit her in the face, leaving her needing 40 stitches.
Lara Sanson from north-west Argentina was posing with Kenai, her pal’s German Shepherd, when suddenly he bit her in the face.
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The 17-year-old has refused to allow the dog to be put down following the attack.
It was all caught on camera as the progression of photos shows Lara posing happily on the floor next to Kenai until the shot where he’s got her face in his mouth.
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The picture shows Lara, who lives in the province of Tucuman in North West Argentina, with her eyes shut and face screwed up as Kenai’s jaws are around one side of her face.