Palmieri said Oliver has an appointment to be examined by a vet last week.
Stewart conceded he’s a dog lover.
“I couldn’t do that,” he said of having Oliver put down.
Sarah, meanwhile, returned to class last week at South Elementary School.
She will not require plastic surgery for the wound to her forehead, her father said.
“Everything is going good,” he said. “She’s outside playing, wearing hats to keep the sun off so she doesn’t get scarring.”
Sarah’s health is what really matters, Palmieri said.
“That’s the most important thing,” she said. “She’s doing excellent.”
The Easter Sunday incident upset the friendly neighborhood, where residents share cookouts and everyone’s kids and grandkids play together.