Dog Bites

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Tips for Preventing and Avoiding Dog Bites

Most people view dogs as loyal and trusting animals, which makes it all the more devastating when one attacks and causes serious injury. You should always be cautious when you encounter a dog, regardless of if you are familiar with the animal. In order… Read More

Dog Bite Laws & Owner Liability in Wisconsin

When a dog bites or injures a person in Wisconsin, there are specific laws that outline who is responsible for the incident. Dog Owner Liability Wisconsin’s dog bite law hold a dog owner liable for all damages his or her dog causes to a person, another… Read More

PKSD Gets $475k Judgment for Dog Bite Victim

On May 22nd, PKSD received a $475,000 Judgment in Iowa County for the victims of a dog attack. The injuries suffered were mild physically, but significant emotionally. The hearing was expedited and took less than day.  Judge William Dyke presided. Read More

Hustisford Girl Killed by Dog

Taylor Becker, 4, was killed Wednesday after a dog got free and attacked her in the backyard of a family friend’s home.According to authorities, the dog, a boxer, was tied to a pole on a leash and chain. The dog somehow managed to free itself from its… Read More

Marshfield Girl Mauled by Dog

The following is an article from the Marshfield News HeraldA 5-year-old Spencer girl suffered severe injuries to her legs and arms when she was mauled Tuesday night by a dog in Marshfield.The girl was listed in fair condition at Ministry Saint Josephs… Read More

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