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If I report the dog that bit me to the authorities and then hire a lawyer, will they put it down?

Don’t think that by reporting an animal to authorities will get the animal killed. Just reporting it will not cause that. There are lots of things that the court looks into to determine if the dog is vicious or dangerous. They will review your injury incident and any other prior activities or incidents involved with that particular dog. These investigations help to mold what will ultimately be done with the dog. Sometimes all that is needed is for the pet owner to build a fence or something to keep it contained in the yard. The lawyer works for you, so they will not do anything you did not ask them to. Just because you hire a lawyer is not an automatic death sentence for the dog. All the attorney will do is make sure that you are defended and that you understand your options. It is important for you to educate yourself on causes of dog bites to help prevent future attacks.

If you were injured by a vicious dog bite, contact our team of expert dog bite lawyers and request a free consultation today. It is highly recommended that you also download your FREE copy of our book “Don’t Wreck Your Injury Claim.” The book will give you additional tips and advice for dealing with your personal injury claim.

James Roswold
James Roswold is a Kansas & Missouri personal injury, workers comp, and medical malpractice attorney.

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