Dogs are among the most popular pets in the world, particularly in the United States. From New Hampshire to Idaho and everywhere in between, there are people who own dogs as pets.Unfortunately, not all dogs are as friendly as they appear. For this reason, it is not uncommon for an attack to take place.
New Hampshire readers should be aware that if your dog bites someone, you could be liable for any expenses that come about due to medical bills. The same goes for if you're bitten; you may be able to seek compensation for the attack and your injuries. A Dec. 20 report claims that a dog has been shot and killed due to two related dog bite injuries. It was reported that both an animal control officer and postal worker were injured by the animal.
Portsmouth, New Hampshire, readers may love or hate dogs, but the recent news about a pit bull causing a person's death might seem surprising. Although dog bite injuries can happen with any breed, pit bulls tend to make the news. In this recent case, the 56-year-old owner of the dog was allegedly killed when the dog attacked her.