Man mauled to death by his own Staffordshire bull terrier was being

center_img Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. Mario Perivoitos was attacked by his dog after suffering a seizureCredit:SWNS  Staffordshire Bull Terrier (stock image) A philosophy graduate who was taking part in a television documentary was mauled to death by his pet dog after he suffered a seizure, sending the animal into a frenzy.Mario Perivoitos, had been filming with a BBC crew at his home in north London when he was suddenly taken ill, causing his Staffordshire bull terrier, Major, to attack.After falling to the ground the 41-year-old was bitten repeatedly in the neck, causing a fatal loss of blood.A spokesman for the BBC confirmed that a crew had been present when the attack took place but said the cameras had not been rolling at the time.last_img read more