mail carriers Yikes! Seattle ranked 2nd worst city for dog attacks on mail carriers By Martha Kang • May 15, 2013 It appears being a mail carrier in Seattle can be dangerous. Seattle ranked second on a list of cities that saw the most dog attacks on mail carriers during the last fiscal last year, according to the U.S. Postal Service. U.S. letter carriers rally to 'save America's postal service' By Bellamy Pailthorp • Apr 12, 2012 Curtis Gregory Perry Photo / Flickr U.S. postage rates went up again at the start of this year. But the service is still in financial crisis. And letter carriers say the latest legislative fix about to come before the U.S. Senate could devastate the mail service as we know it.