Q: Hi, My dads dog chased a horse. The horse ran through a fence and died. The dog in no way attacked or bit the horse
What is my dads liability or how much does he have to pay the owner of the horse.
This happened in Catlett, Virginia
A: It kind of depends on how much of the horse running through the fence can be attributed to your dad’s dog. And legally, he would only have to pay if the horse owners sued him and won; this isn’t a criminal matter.
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