In this section of dogexpert.com, Nevada dog bite expert Richard Polsky, PhD, lists news stories most relevant to Nevada personal injury attorneys handling dog bite cases. Stories relevant to animal behavior issues which interface with legal issues, such as provocation, assumption of risk and foreseeability, will be given emphasis.
- A Nevada dog bite incident which tragically resulted in a fatality was likely triggered by possession aggression in a pit bull. an incident like this usually happens after the child places himself proximate to the dog while it is feeding from its bowl. Usually the dog growls, but the child does not understand the signal, and the attack quickly happens with a single bite to the face. Read more
- A Nevada dog bite expert may help an attorney strengthened a case when issues about liability are contested in dog bite cases. Read more
- Criminals, dangerous dogs and expert opinion about a Nevada fatal dog bite
- Animal shelter settles dog bite incident in Las Vegas