prank takes a scary turnA friendly prank turned into a terrifying ordeal when pet dogs nearly ripped apart a Saudi man .

A short video that was uploaded on YouTube showed a man unleashing two of his dogs on his Saudi friend who was visiting.

What started as a friendly prank eventually scared the wits out of the prankster and the victim.

The dogs instantly attacked the man and their master failed to stop the dogs. The friend escaped unharmed after the man eventually stopped his dogs from viciously mauling their target.

The report by Al-Arabiya news did not mentioned where in the kingdom the incident took place. Click here to watch the video.