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1 Answer | Asked in Animal / Dog Law, Intellectual Property and Land Use & Zoning for North Dakota on

Q: Can you sue someone for their animals being on your property?

In cases when the dog gets off the chain from their backyard. The dog has been on the property several times.

Nicholas Nelson answered on Dec 12, 2017

Generally, an owner of a domestic animal has a duty to reasonably control the domestic animal. If a person fails to reasonably control his or her pet, he or she may be liable for resulting damage. This is general legal information and should not be relied upon in your specific case. An attorney... Read more »

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