Dog Bites

Dog Bites

Different types of dog bites

Many premises liability claims in Nevada are filed due to dog bites, but the severity of an injury can range significantly. There are actually several types of dog bites that are the basis for these personal injury cases, as some are merely superficial wounds while...

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The basics of dog bites

People generally agree that sustaining a dog bite is unpleasant. Obviously, most people also try to avoid dogs that bite. There is less consensus, however, when it comes to proving fault and receiving compensation in the case of a dog bite injury. Laws regarding dog...

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What are Nevada’s dog bite laws?

Unlike many other states, Nevada does not have a specific statute in place concerning dog bites and when the state may hold an owner liable for damages. However, it does have a statute concerning dangerous dogs. According to the Animal Legal & Historical Center,...

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