Category: Dog Bites

Severe Emotional Trauma Following a Dog Bite

A dog biting a person

Dogs are known as man’s best friend thanks to their loyalty, undying devotion to their owners and families, and the happiness that their presence brings. Many people love a dog’s companionship, but there are some who feel the opposite. They might fear a dog’s power, unpredictable nature, or the possibility of being bitten. Dog bites […]

Service Dog Laws in Texas

A service dog is guiding his master with the words, laws for service dogs.

Service dogs allow their owners to explore the world around them without fear. These furry companions serve their owners by providing sight, hearing, and mobility assistance. They even alert owners to changes in their health and are essential to their well-being. Unfortunately, people abuse the laws protecting service dogs, sometimes passing them off as pets. […]

What is Considered Provoking a Dog?

A person about to hit a dachshund while the dog is snarling at them

Dogs are considered man’s best friend, which makes it surprising when a dog suddenly becomes aggressive and bites someone. Dog bites can lead to serious injuries, and in some cases, emotional trauma. But determining who’s at fault for the dog bite – the victim or the dog owner – depends on whether or not the victim provoked […]