California Is The Dog Bite Capital Of The US
If you or a loved one has been injured in a dog attack and you think someone else’s negligence contributed to the injuries, contact a Ventura County dob bite attorney Jeffery Herman at the Law Offices of J. Jeffery Herman is ready to step in and secure compensation for medical expenses and pain and suffering damages.
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California Is The Dog Bite Capital Of The US

Friday, Dec 07, 2018.

When State Farm released its report, many people were surprised to find that California led the way when it comes to dog bites in the United States. The report states that State Farm had over 6,000 dog bite injury claims last year and that 488 of those were from California. That was 14% of their

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Proving Your California Dog Bite Case

Friday, Nov 09, 2018.

Every year, more than 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs. California has more dog bite occurrences than any other state. Thankfully, someone who has been bitten by a dog has significant legal rights in California as well. If you have suffered from a dog bite or attack, you need to speak with an experienced

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What Happens To a Dog After a Dog Attack in California?

Friday, Oct 26, 2018.

California is known for its rather strict laws governing dog bites – in fact, the state’s strict liability statute itself can be a major legal disadvantage for dog owners – but how are dogs handled after they bite or attack another person? Fact: California accounts for the biggest number of dog bite deaths compared to

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Several Warning Signs A Dog Might Bite

Thursday, Feb 01, 2018.

A dog attack can be quite frightening and traumatic. Nobody expects a beloved canine companion’s hunting instincts to ruin a good day at the park. But it happens every day, even to the most cautious dog owners. This is why it is important you get familiarized with the common warning signs a dog is about

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Many homeless dogs looking for shelter during the holidays

Thursday, Dec 21, 2017.

The holidays seem like the perfect time to adopt a pet but unfortunately many shelters across the United States report abandonments during this time of the year. While not all shelters in California report an increase, statistics show a different story. Three pets are abandoned every hour during the holidays. It is a very unfortunate

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Are some dog breeds more likely to bite than others?

Friday, Nov 10, 2017.

Every year, more than 350,000 people in the United States become victims of dog bites and sent to emergency rooms. Over 800,000 Americans receive medical treatment for these injuries. Although dogs are our beloved companions, they can also bite. But what breeds are responsible for these bites? While there are no studies that confirm some

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The After Effects of a Dog Attack

Saturday, Sep 16, 2017.

Dog bites in Ventura can be a traumatic experience. There are 4.5 million dog bites each year with many requiring reconstructive surgery. Most residents or neighbors do not know how to react or what to do after a dog attacks them or their child, The after-effects can be life altering and this should try to

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Dog days of summer

Tuesday, Jun 06, 2017.

Although this phrase comes from the ancient Greek and it generally refers to the hottest summer days, we can add to that how irritable dogs can be in the summer. Research has shown that as the summer days arrive and dogs are out there, they can get pretty aggressive. Summer is definitely the most dangerous

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