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Facts About Dog Attacks

Cory P. Whalen - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneySeptember 15, 2015

Dog bites can occur at any time, with any dog.  Never presume that a dog is “nice” or “wouldn’t hurt you” as any dog can lash out unpredictably.  Case after case of dog bites handled by our law firm proves that extra caution is always good practice when dealing with animals.

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How Can Dog Ownership Affect Your Home Insurance?

Arthur C. Kosieradzki - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneySeptember 04, 2015

It is both the dog owner’s responsibility to instill a sense of comfort and good behavior in their pet, and the insurance agency’s responsibility to provide coverage fairly. When selecting home insurance, be sure to have an upfront discussion with your agent about what kind of dog you own so as to avoid having your coverage suddenly stripped away.

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Understanding Dog Bites, and How to Avoid Them

Arthur C. Kosieradzki - SiebenCarey "Know Your Rights" AttorneyAugust 26, 2015

Providing us with love and loyalty everyone remembers their  childhood dog with sweet nostalgia. However, it’s important to  remember that while dogs so often make wonderful friends, they  are still animals. Any animal can be unpredictable when they feel  threatened – that’s part of nature! When a dog wants to protect its  food, puppies, or owner, it is uncertain what will unfold. In the event  of a dog attack, it’s important to be prepared.

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Woman Recovers $48,137 for Dog Bite

Minnesota Lawyer, by Jay Donald JerdeJune 12, 2012

"I thought this case was notable because of her and her courage."

A woman received a bench verdict of $48,137 in Hennepin County District Court for injuries she sustained when, at the age of 80, she was bit by a dog.

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