Dog Bites & Animal Attacks: How a Personal Injury Attorney Can Help

angry dogDog bites and animal attacks can cause serious injury, not just physical, but also long term emotional injury. Any breed of dog can bite, and many other domesticated animals can attack and cause injury, especially to children. No dog bite is minor. It’s critical to know your rights, both for short-term care and long-term compensation.

The area of law that covers dog bites and animal attacks is specialized. The Law Office of Stewart M. Cowan can help you obtain medical treatment, discover insurance information, investigate the attack and make sure you or your loved one receives the care and compensation deserved.

Dog bites and animal attack cases can include:

  • Larger dog attacks smaller dog causing injury to the owner
  • Injuries from dogs knocking over people causing injuries
  • Loose dogs attacking or biting
  • Other domesticated animals attacking or biting

Your damages can include the cost of your medical care after the injury, the loss of employment wages, the loss of future earning capacity and the pain and suffering you experienced because of the injury.

Before you speak to an insurance company, call us at 619-595-0303. There is no obligation. Let us tell you more about your options and rights.

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