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Dog Bites and Animal Attacks

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Court Employee Attacked by Dogs

A court employee in Miami-Dade was hospitalized following an attack by two dogs in Miami. The incident occurred on Tuesday at a residence near Southwest Ninth Avenue and Second Street. The victim reported being bitten on the ear and backside by the dogs. The owner’s son suggested that the attack was a result of his mother’s mistake, as she had opened the gate and failed to close it, causing the dogs to become excited as people walked by. The dogs were subsequently taken away by animal services.

MIAMI SHORES- A 10-year-old boy was bitten by a dog while protecting his younger sister from an imminent attack. The boy and his mother are seeking help from the public in identifying the dog’s owner. The incident occurred in Miami Shores earlier in the week when the boy and his siblings were walking to school. The dog, which was being walked by its owner, was eyeing the 6-year-old sister when it suddenly lunged at her. The boy jumped in front of his sister and was bitten on the shoulder. The owner of the dog eventually intervened, but did not provide his contact information to the family or the authorities. The boy was taken to the hospital and received stitches and rabies shots. News source 7 News Miami.

Our thoughts and best wishes go out to the dog attack victim and family members following this accident in Miami Shores, Florida.

The Perazzo Law Firm is dedicated to serving individuals and families who have suffered injury due to the negligence of others. With a deep understanding of the emotional toll accidents can take, our firm is committed to helping those in need.

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Dog Attack Facts

Dog attacks occur when a dog bites, scratches, or attacks a person or another animal. They can result in serious injuries and even death. Dog attacks can be caused by a variety of factors such as aggression, fear, territorial behavior, or inadequate training and socialization. It is important for dog owners to take necessary precautions to prevent their dogs from attacking others, such as proper training and supervision, and for individuals to be cautious around unfamiliar dogs. If a dog attack does occur, it is important to seek medical attention immediately and report the incident to local authorities.

Why Contact a Personal Injury Lawyer after a Dog Attack?

Contacting a personal injury lawyer after a dog attack can be important for several reasons.

  • Firstly, a personal injury lawyer can help you understand your legal rights and options, including the possibility of filing a lawsuit against the dog owner or another responsible party. They can help you determine whether you have a valid claim for compensation, including medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering.
  • Secondly, a personal injury lawyer can help you negotiate with insurance companies and other parties involved in the case. They can advocate on your behalf and ensure that you receive fair compensation for your injuries.
  • Lastly, a personal injury lawyer can provide you with legal guidance and support throughout the entire process, including representing you in court if necessary. They can help you navigate the complex legal system and ensure that your rights are protected.

Overall, consulting with a personal injury lawyer after a dog attack can be beneficial in helping you to recover physically, emotionally, and financially from the attack.

If you, a friend, or relative was involved in an animal attack accident and suffered injuries or losses, contact the Perazzo Law Firm ONLINE for a FREE initial consultation and ZERO OUT-OF-POCKET FEES to clients.



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