Last month, my SUV hit a free running dog in our community. His owner was not watching him. I did drive legally. I did not speed and I was driving very carefully. I have drive camera can prove that. I did not report to police. Now the owner wants me to pay for the medical bill, and she hired a... Read more »
Last month my car hit a free running dog. I was driving very slow and carefully since there was a speed bump in front of me. The dog just run to my car from right upper corner. I did not realize I hit a dog until I saw he was injured in my mirror. I have a driver recorder recorded everything. In my... Read more »
Any penalty imposed would be limited in time to the maximum time allowed under the law which for ordinances may be 60 days or 6 months. But you would need to check the city or county ordinance where you live.
Laws and guidelines regarding barking dogs are typically based on the bylaws of the city or town in which you live. The bylaws can usually be accessed on the city or town's website. If you have further questions regarding this topic, feel free to reach out to Boston Dog Lawyers at...Read more »
We've been here less than 3 months, he said we could stay until I got accepted or denied for a loan towards my own home purchase. He's constantly a different man and changing his mind about things. Now, less than 15 days from Christmas he wants us to move out knowing I'm low income and banking on... Read more »
Well, you can certainly contact a lawyer for a free consultation to discuss your situation and see what answers they give you. While you are staying at his place you should find other accommodations. I am limited to what I can answer in a public forum, which is why I am telling you to contact a...Read more »
I really want to know if there would be jail time included or what the fines could look like if any. Its not for dog fighting. Im just trying to get this dog out of a bad situation and the owner refuses to let me have him. The dog and owner live in Locust Grove Georgia but I live in Milner Georgia... Read more »
It's theft so if they want to have the police find you then you are looking at a criminal charge. My advice: let the humane society know and let them handle it. If it is abuse they can step in. If not, you need to back away.
He weighed 28 pounds his sister weighed 30 but the sister only got her ears cropped the male was going to get his ears and tail done but he gave him the same amount of the sister to The male because of the tail I have my bill of sale for the dog could I take him to court for this I'm really hurt he... Read more »
I did CPR on her all the way there. They did CPR 5 minutes then told me she was dead, did I want them to take out the babies? I said they should have been out by now. They took babies out and ONLY did compressions on them. No shot or drops to jump start their hearts according to other vets I've... Read more »
You can only get the market value of the pups if you can prove they would have survived had the hospital used extreme measures--which requires expert testimony that will cost you more than the market value of the dogs. Sorry, but time to let go of this one.
My roommate keeps letting the dog out of the fence and she was almost killed by a car today. There is a runner system installed on my porch (with a gate) so she can go out without having a chance to get out. There are many precautions in place to prevent her from escaping. When I'm home this never... Read more »
If their dog destroys your fence they own cost of repair. As it's a neighbor, I'd suggest run it through your insurance then they go after him. Unfortunately your dachshund there's little value the law gives.
then she fell on her butt and broke her glasses. my dog did not bite or scratch her. i said i will pay for the glasses the actual cost. she say she will take it legally. please tell me what will happen
Ga. law as far as I know says that if your business allows it, they can bring their pets in except in food stores. it's up to your manager/owner. You can ask for reasonable accomodation but that only means if they can change your work area. They don't have to exclude people with pets because you...Read more »
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