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Dog Bite Life-Threatening Injuries Rising

Dog Bite Life-Threatening Injuries Rising

I’m Ed Smith, a Roseville dog bite lawyer. According to statistics compiled by dogbites.org, 31 people across the United States died as a result of dog bites in 2016. Between 2005 and 2016, 392 individuals died as a result of a dog attack.

What Dog Breeds Were Responsible for Fatal Attacks?

How to Protect Children From Dog Bites

How to Protect Children From Dog Bites

I am Ed Smith, a dog bite attorney in Lodi. Dog bites can result in terrible injuries. However, a dog bite in children can be worse because of a child’s small size. Extra caution must be taken to protect children from dog bites, even if the animal is a family pet or one the child is acquainted with.

Avoiding Dog Bite Injuries to Children

Common Questions and Answers About Dog Bite Injuries

Common Questions and Answers About Dog Bite Injuries

I’m Ed Smith, an Elk Grove dog bite lawyer. Dog bite injuries are common. Tragically, dog bites can end in death. Following are some of the most frequently asked questions about dog bites and the serious injuries they cause.

Is a Dog Bite Covered by Insurance?

Diseases Linked to Dog Bites in California

Diseases Linked to Dog Bites in California

I’m Ed Smith, a Stockton dog bite attorney. Dog bites in California are common. One thing many clients don’t realize is that aside from the physical damage they can do, dog bites are capable of inflicting serious disease. Let’s take a look at the incidence of dog bites as well as some of the diseases linked to them.

Incidence of Dog Bites

Tips on Dog Bite Injuries in California

Tips on Dog Bite Injuries in California

I’m Ed Smith, a Rancho Cordova dog bite lawyer. Dog bites are common with around 4.5 million injuries each year. Over half of those dog bite injuries happen at home with dogs that are part of the family. However, the rest occur in public or private settings and are dogs owned by others. Understanding the rights of those bitten or injured by dogs in California is essential.

How Do You Keep Visitors Safe When a Dog Is Showing Signs of Aggression?

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Dog Bites Common in California

I’m Ed Smith, a dog bite lawyer in Sacramento. The number of people who suffer a bite from a dog each year numbers in the millions. Half of those bite injuries are to small children between the ages of  5 and 9. While most do not require attention from a physician, enough do showing that dog bites are a serious hazard.

California Dog Bite Law

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Easy Tips on Preventing Dog Bites

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento dog bite lawyer. The holiday season is a time when many people visit friends and relatives and entertain guests in their own homes. This can be a stressful time for dogs that live in these homes as unfamiliar people come and go, delivery men are ringing the doorbell and some people are actually staying at the house. It can be confusing and stressful for the family dog. Taking a few precautions to protect guests is a good idea.

What Makes Your Dog Stressed

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Service Dog Attacked on Light Rail in Sacramento by Another Dog

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento dog bite lawyer. Recently, a service dog was attacked by a fake service dog in Sacramento. This highlights how fake service dogs are causing a disservice to those with disabilities.

What Happened

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Dog Bite Fatalities Are Increasing

I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento dog bite lawyer. Dogs may be man’s best friend, but there are occasions when we see another side of our canine friends. While some dog breeds are implicated more often in dog bites, it is important to know why and how dog bites occur.

Dog Bite Statistics

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Behavior Cues and Dog Bite Prevention

I’m Ed Smith, a Roseville Dog Bite Lawyer. Each year, more than 4.5 million people suffer dog bites. Nearly 1 million of those injuries require a trip to a hospital and medical treatment. Dog bites are traumatic, especially for children who are frequently the victims of bites. Unmanaged aggressive behavior results in many dogs being surrendered or even put down each year. Dog bites are bad for people and dogs.

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