Dog Bites

Keeping Kids Safe Around Dogs This Summer

By Robert Kahn on July 14, 2015 - Comments off

A recent dog attack in Temecula has highlighted the need for parents to be fully involved in any interactions their children may have with dogs – friendly or not – this summer. The incident in question left 3 children in the hospital and a family friend without their pet authorities say. CBS LA reports that […]

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LA Has Gone to The Dogs – Again

By Robert Kahn on June 30, 2015 - Comments off

Just when mail carriers thought it was safe to step back on your lawn again, the U.S. Postal Service announced that Los Angeles is once again top dog when it comes to most bites in a given year. As reported by the LA Times, since 2014, 74 postal workers have been attacked while delivering mail […]

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Studio City Woman Charged for Vicious Dog’s Behavior

By Robert Kahn on March 17, 2015 - Comments off

In what many people are calling an unusual move by prosecutors, a local woman is being charged with three felony counts connected to her out-of-control dog, Brody. Over the past two years Brody, an Akita mix known for their volatility, has been involved in three separate attacks: severely biting a woman in April of 2013, […]

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What to Do if Your Child Is Bitten by a Dog

By Robert Kahn on March 11, 2015 - Comments off

As summer descends upon the Southland and more people are out enjoying the sun, area emergency rooms will once again face an influx of dog attacks. Nearly half a million people are hurt or seriously injured in dog attacks each year, throughout the United States. A considerable amount of these attacks occur in and around […]

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Jennifer Lopez Sued Over Dog Bite

By Robert Kahn on February 17, 2015 - Comments off

Jennifer Lopez’s neighbor is suing Lopez and her former boyfriend regarding a dog bite that took place in December 2014. Andrea Ashley has filed a lawsuit that described her injuries as “gruesome.” Ashley describes that she was in the process of exiting her vehicle when the dog ran up to her and “mauled her left […]

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Jennifer Lopez Dog Bite Dispute

By Robert Kahn on January 29, 2015 - Comments off

Now the infamous J-Lo is at the heart of controversy involving a dog that allegedly got out of her house and assaulted a neighbor. The dog was a boxer, and Lopez’s ex-boyfriend singer/actress Casper Smart is believed to be the owner. It is also believed that the dog escaped J-Lo’s house and bit a resident […]

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‘Real Housewives’ Celeb Sued for Pit Bull Attack

By Robert Kahn on December 26, 2014 - Comments off

Reality TV star Kim Richards is currently facing a lawsuit after her pit bull Kingsley allegedly attacked an elderly family friend, Kay Rozario. The incident occurred in Richards’ bedroom last March. The ‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ star was lying in bed and Rozario claims to have only leaned forward on the bed when talking […]

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The Dog Bite Capital

By Robert Kahn on November 24, 2014 - Comments off

Many of you won’t be surprised to find that California out-paces the rest of the country in dog bite encounters by a wide margin. In total, there were nearly 2,000 claims made against out of control dogs and their owners in 2013, costing insurance companies a whopping $64.7 million dollars. For some perspective, that is […]

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