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A dog bite or other animal inflicted injuries can leave traumatizing physical and emotional scars. Animal inflicted wounds often require expensive surgeries, leaving physical and financial reminders of the attack.

California law invokes “strict liability” when dogs attack others, meaning the dog owner is strictly liable for injuries caused by their dog. The law does not allow for a dog owner to dispute who was at fault.

Common Injuries Resulting from Animal Attacks

  • Puncture/Bite wounds
  • Laceration
  • Severe Bruising/hematomas
  • Infections
  • Amputated limbs
  • Broken or Fractured Bones
  • Dislocations
  • Emotional Damage
  • Separation Anxiety

What Should I Do If I’ve Been Attacked By A Dog or Other Animal?

If you have been injured by a dog or other animal, the attorneys at Gentry & Ashton Law are ready to help you. We recommend you take the following steps:
  • DOCUMENT YOUR INJURY. Get the animal onwer’s name and contact information. Take pictures of the animal, your injuries and get names and contact information for any witnesses.
  • SEE YOUR DOCTOR. You will need to see your doctor for any injuries you sustain. It is very important that you take stock of every single thing that is wrong. These reports are imperative in getting you the medical care you need.
  • CALL AN ATTORNEY. Once you have seen the doctor, your next step is to call an experienced dog bite attorney. We can help you with all your questions and walk you through the legal process.
If you have been attacked by a dog or other animal, you need a dedicated attorney by your side. An experienced dog bite attorney can get you the help you need. At Gentry & Ashton Law, we have handled numerous animal related accident cases and we have the knowledge and experience necessary to help navigate this difficult time for you and your loved ones.  Contact us today at (714) 541-4161 to schedule your FREE consultation and case evaluation.