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Child Killed in Texas Dog Attack

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The phrase “man’s best friend,” which is often used to describe dogs, is sometimes a misnomer. Dogs are not always nice to people. While many are friendly, some are very protective of their environment. They may attack anything that moves, especially young children. Dog bites can be disfiguring and even deadly. Sadly, this was… Read More »

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What to Know About Dog Bites in Texas

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We don’t expect to get hurt by man’s best friend, but the truth is that dogs bite humans more often than you think. In fact, Texas has one of the highest rates of dog bites. In the United States, 4.7 million people are bitten by dogs every year. In many cases, they are bitten… Read More »

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New Study Indicates That Children Are Most Frequently Bit by Dogs in The Eye Area

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According to a new study in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, children are twice as likely to be bitten by a dog in the eye area. However, the study also found that, when it comes to dogs that they are familiar with/in the home, they are more likely to be bitten on… Read More »

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When Dog Bites & Workplace Injuries Lead to Wrongful Death

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Below, we discuss what some of the latest research indicates about issues related to dog interactions and workplace injuries: Dog Licks – Not Just Bites – Can Sometimes Kill While many people are aware that dog bites can be dangerous, what many do not realize is that even more benign interactions – such as… Read More »

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Volunteer Dies Due to Blood Loss from Dog Bites

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News headlines have been dominated by the story of an animal shelter volunteer who was found dead due to severe blood loss suffered after incurring a number of dog bites at the shelter where she volunteered. The police are now investigating the incident, although the cause of death has already been ruled as exsanguination…. Read More »

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Can Dog Bites Be Both a Personal Injury and Premises Liability Issue?

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Here in Texas, we see a lot of incidents involving dog bites on a regular basis, particularly since Texas simply has a lot of dogs. That was unfortunately the case for one woman recently, who was bit by a dog outside of a Starbucks in Dallas. Police are now looking for the dog and… Read More »

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