No Matter How Nice the Canine Seems . . . Be Wary
Posted on Friday, June 06, 2008 – By attorney Michael Ehline – A Los Angeles dog bite attack can happen at any time when your in the presence of a canine, no matter how friendly they may seem they are an animal, and what they are thinking is not always possible to be read in many cases.
Especially if the dog has a bone, food, a toy or puppies, they can become vicious instantly if they feel threatened. You may not be attempting to do any more than pet the canine and they in turn may feel you are trying to take what they have or touch their puppies. Dog bite attacks can happen at any time when visiting friends in Sunset Beach, or while walking along dog beach on Goldenwest Street, HB.
Vicious Attacks Can Come Out of the Blue
These are situations that can turn very bad, very quickly and the human will always end up the loser because there is little defense against a dog when it becomes angry. Dog bite attacks can happen at any time, and when they do there are some things that you might do to avoid being bitten, if you have a purse, backpack, jacket or anything in your hand try getting that between you and the canine where you can release it and the dog might take that to let its aggression out on rather than your flesh. Dog bite attacks can end with puncture wounds, lacerations, broken bones and even head and skull damage.
If Chomped Upon Get to The Doctor
When it can not be avoided and you are bitten the first thing that needs to be done is to seek medical attention even if you know for a fact that the canine in question is up to date on all of its shots there is still a great risk for infection and this needs to be tended by a medical professional.
Who Do I Call
When you are bitten by a canine, whether it is someone’s pet that you know, or if it is a strangers’ dog, you will need medical attention and then you will need the assistance of an experienced catastrophic events attorney like Ehline law, who has a proven record with dog chomp assaults and batteries. This attorney can ease your mind about medical bills and how exactly to handle this when the dog is a pet of someone you know. A dog bite attack attorney is well versed in discussing with pet owners and their insurance companies what type of insurance settlement is needed to pay for medical bills and any on going medical treatments. If you have been the victim of a dog bite attack and need the assistance of advocates, we can be reached at 888-400-9721.