Birmingham, AL asked in Animal / Dog Law and Personal Injury for Alabama

Q: Can I sue my neighbor for bullying me into getting rid of my dog.when i did the dog tried to come home and got hit.

The were basically complaining that my dog was watching them over the fence.She told me her dog would kill my dog if she jumped over the fence. My dog never jumped over the fence. They sent harassing text messages and even came over to do nothing but complain after I haven't talked to them in the year I have lived here. They were trying to force legal action so I gave her away. The day I gave her away she tried to come home and got hit by a car and killed. Can I sue them for the pain and anguish they put me through.

1 Lawyer Answer
Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing

A: No. No pain and suffering for loss of pet in most states if not all. But consult a member of the Alabama Assn for justice--they give free consults.

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