Dog bite expert & animal behavior specialist

Richard H. Polsky, PhD, CDBC
Los Angeles, California

“Bringing the science of animal behavior to attorneys”

Dr. Richard Polsky - The Dog Expert

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Animal behavior abstracts Dog Bite Injury Blog

A blog for attorneys & dog bite victims by animal behavior expert, Richard Polsky, PhD. The dog bite injury blog was created to report current news about injury caused to people as a result of being attacked by a canine. An animal behavior perspective is used. Stories for inclusion have been carefully chosen based on where the incident happened, the breed of dog involved, the nature of the injury, legal implications, and whether a canine fatality occurred.

Pit bull attacks six-year-old in Utah after breaking free from chain

Many animal behaviorists believe that dogs who are habitually chained pose a greater risk to attack people, particularly children. Moreover, the chaining of dogs is strongly discouraged by humane societies,Read More

Man Loses Scalp in New Mexico Dog Bite Attack

Cyclists training in remote areas may encounter packs of dogs, and they need to be aware of the dangers of dog bite attack.    An example of the danger cyclistsRead More

Florida man mauled by pet monkey

Jimmy Schwall and his wife raised their pet monkey, a 9 y.o macaque named JayJay, from the age of three weeks, and treated him like he was beloved a familyRead More

Florida man mauled by pet monkey