Dog Bite Injuries

Tips for Avoiding Dog Bite Injury

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With the heat of summer upon us in San Diego, it means that more people, adult and child alike, are heading outside to enjoy the parks and beaches. Many like to head out with their dogs, even though those dogs might not do well around people. This leads to conflict and injury in many cases. […]

Dog Attacks Require Legal Help

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Being that dogs are man’s best friend, it’s only natural that we return the love they give us. For many people, their dogs are less like pets and more like members of the family. So it’s also understandable that sometimes we go to extreme lengths to protect them. That was the case for one dog […]

Your Dog Bit Someone. Now What?

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It’s only natural to think the best of your dog. They’re man’s best friend, after all and many people consider their pets as members of the family. So it can be tough to respond to the fact that your beloved four-legged friend has bit someone. While you may not want to think your particular puppy […]

California Has the Most Lethal Dog Attacks

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In 2013, California was the country’s leader in lethal dog attacks, which is not a statistic in which the state takes any pride. Still, it’s a fact, and that means that people in San Diego really do need to be aware when it comes to dangerous canines. One of the most infamous cases to have […]

Types of Injuries Sustained in Dog Attacks

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As the warm weather really starts to get underway in San Diego, it means more and more people will be heading out to the beaches and the parks with their four legged friends. While most dogs will not pose a danger to people, we’ve all heard of people bitten, attacked and mauled by dogs. It […]

Hero Cat Saves Child from Terrible Mauling

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Chances are good that you’ve already heard about Tara, the cat that saved a four-year-old boy, Jeremy Triantafilo, from what looked as though it had the potential to be a horrific dog mauling. The video, which went viral quickly, showed that the dog, a Labrador/chow mix appeared to be stalking the Southern California boy. The […]

Mail Carriers Really Are in Danger from Dog Bites

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In mid-May, mail carriers in San Diego’s Logan Heights neighborhood received additional training to help them stay safe from dog bites. This training really is necessary, and according to Ken Snavely, San Diego Postmaster, these dangers are very real. He goes on to say San Diego is actually fourth in the country for dog bites […]

Dog Bites – Chomping down on the Facts

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Dogs bite almost 4.5 million people every year, and many of the victims are children. Although most dog bites are not serious, several can cause serious injury, and a few are fatal. Twenty percent of all incidents involving dogs biting people are severe enough to require hospitalization. That amounts to 885,000 trips to the hospital […]

Pit Bull Attack in Florida is Reminder of Dog Safety

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A pit bull tore out of its cage at an animal shelter, and viciously attacked a Florida woman and her children. The family suffered major injuries from the incident, which occurred in the town of Bunnell, Florida. The children are just three and five years old. The incident occurred when the woman left her two […]