I had a litter of puppies, my sister and I had an agreement that she would make payments to me for the puppy I sold to her. At the time she was in a relationship and living with this person, things got ugly he kicked her out and is now trying to keep the dog from her , however the dog was never... Read more »
Sounds like your sister owes you money. You sold it to her and she agreed to pay. If you want to sue, you can sue her for the unpaid purchase price. It doesn't sound like the dog has been stolen from you.
Your sister can sue the ex for the value of the dog and/or its return. She...Read more »
Impossible to say. Did he know the weed was in the backyard and let his dog back there unsupervised? Did he, or you, know that his dog would eat the weed? Was the weed legal? Is there any evidence in the veterinary records that treatment was provided related to consumption of weed? It's...Read more »
I take my dog to daycare during the week, she was injured during their care and had to have ankle surgery, they explained that they weren't sure what happened and it was a complete accident, I said fine, paid a few thousand $$ for her surgery and moved on to recovery, she was doing perfectly... Read more »
The facility has an obligation to exercise reasonable care in conducting its business in a safe manner. You haven't pointed to any unsafe practices or incident. The fact that your dog was injured is not evidence of negligence. Dogs run, jump, play, wrestle, sometimes snarl and fight....Read more »
My ex-boyfriend got a dog for his daughter, but when he moved out he left his dog with me saying he couldn't take her. It's been over a month since he left. The puppy is now bonded to my dog, me and my daughter. I'm the one paying for all the food, vet and care. He says his daughter... Read more »
Maybe. Depends how he "left" the dog. If he said he couldn't take the dog, and that meant he was permanently abandoning it or giving it to you, you have an argument that the dog is now yours. Under Civil Code 1146 "A gift is a transfer of personal property, made voluntarily,...Read more »
If you want to claim that your vet bills should be reimbursed, you will need to find another veterinarian to examine the records of the first and give you a detailed declaration, under penalty of perjury, that the first veterinarian's treatment was below the standard of care (i.e., that no...Read more »
I am the property manager of the house I rent. 2 roomates J and R. R is great. J has not been. She's loud during quiet hours and has brought shopping carts onto the property. But the cat situation is the worst part. I helped her rescue Katy Kat when her ex abandoned the cat to spca; J has... Read more »
No, you can't keep somebody's cat because you don't like how they care for it. Paying for food and litter is not ownership. Brushing a cat is not evidence of ownership. Owning several cats does not give you ownership of somebody else's cat. If you want the cat, offer to buy...Read more »
Maybe. If you left your dog with the vet or didn't pay your bill. Under Civil Code sections 3051 and 3052, a veterinarian may keep an animal if the bill is not paid. If the amount due has not been paid within 10 days after the payment was due, the veterinarian may sell the animal....Read more »
So they loved to go outdoors and come back home as they please. Unfortunately me and my husband had to move to a place where pets weren’t allowed to roam outside, so I tried to keep them as indoor cats, but they were very unhappy locked indoors all day. So I felt so bad so I posted them on... Read more »
Nothing. You sold your cats. They don't belong to you. You have no agreement that stipulates that the cats go outside, or for how long, or how frequently. You have no evidence that the cats are not allowed outside, ever, even if you had a contract that specified outdoor access for the cats.
You might be able to continue to file new Small Claims actions as new charges accrue. You should have a lien on the dogs for the value of your charges. You might propose a written settlement agreement with her to extinguish the debt in exchange for ownership of some or all of the pups/dogs....Read more »
on all of the cats microchipping, vaccinations, neuter, I am the owner listed, not them. the day I came to move my things out of the home, they took the cats before I could do anything even though they are not the owners. no written agreement about what happens to the cats when one of us moves out.... Read more »
Dog jumped out of window injuring leg. Brought to urgent care vet which charged over $1000 up front just to see dog. Vet claimed dog needed $3000 surgery. Could not afford this and took dog home to care for myself. Splinted leg. Vet put on a cone and fentanyl patch and asked to bring dog back in 3... Read more »
If your dog is running in the street, it sounds like you are at least partially responsible,, if not entirely responsible. You have a duty to maintain control of your animal. However, if there are facts which show that she could have avoided a collision, then she might be responsible for her...Read more »
Akitas they have killed two dogs on the premises in the last year they went right up to a little girl took the puppy out of her hand and they and they proceeded to kill it they get out of the yard they jump the fence they bite. people they chase people that chase other animals they can't be... Read more »
on my property side. They seek full vet reimbursement (4.8K) . They do not have a fence, I built the fence on my property line. Everyone is in agreement that their dog stuck it's head onto our property. What is my liability?
Perhaps none. You are responsible to maintain your fence to control your dog. However, their dog entered your yard. That is their responsibility. I don't think you have a duty to keep their dog out. However, notify your homeowners insurer. It may have a duty to defend and indemnify you.
my dogs were accused of a fatal dog vs dog attack. the 'witness' gave false statements to the officer which resulted in animal control 2 days later coming to my home, taking my dogs and forcing euthanasia. they had no paperwork, no warrant, no evidence. AC would not accompany me to talk... Read more »
Supposably there's been a hearing that was scheduled and never took place this lady told me she was a lawyer and she's going to help me and she said that she sent out a paper stating that if there was no hearing within 24 hours of the paper that was received by them that she said then he... Read more »
If someone comes to me with a malnourished dog how can I get the person who neglected the dog in trouble yet not get his sons dog taken away? The son came to me with 1 of 5 puppies his father had. He found them dead in the back yard and only one alive. I want to call the cops or the humane society... Read more »
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