Dog Benjamin and Sara Netanyahu was bitten by a member of the Knesset Sheeran Accel and Ora Alon, husband of the Deputy of foreign Affairs Ms. Tzipi Hotovely, according to Israeli media.
According to published information, the incident occurred during a party dedicated to the lighting of the Hanukkah candles. At the event were invited members of the faction «Likud» with their spouses.
During the event a dog named Kaya was bitten by two guests. Second channel ITV reported that they needed medical assistance that was provided at the scene.
Member of the Knesset Haskell wrote in his microblog on Twitter: «I Hasten to reassure those who worry about my health: in the past I was a snake catcher, so easy a dog bite I am not afraid».
It is reported that the dog appeared in the house of the Netanyahu family in July 2015 at the request of Avner, the youngest son of the head of the government, which is currently undergoing service in the IDF.
Shortly thereafter, in the account of Binyamin Netanyahu in the social network Facebook was published by the record: «Kaia is very calm and gentle dog that easily came into our family.»