Animal and Dog Bites

Top 8 Important Dog Bite Facts

By Robert N. Katz, Esq. | April 14, 2021

  Several organizations marked National Dog Bite Prevention Week in April to draw attention to the need for preventing dog bites, especially those involving children. National Dog Bite Prevention Week was marked by organizations including the American Humane Society and American Veterinary Medical Association.  The primary focus of the week was drawing attention to the […]

October Dog Bite Attack Shuts Down Atlanta High School, Puts Minor Student in Hospital

By Robert N. Katz, Esq. | October 9, 2013

Leash laws are designed to prevent attacks of the kind that took place on the campus of Carver High School yesterday. Students on lunch break at the high school, which is located in Fulton County, Georgia, were on the baseball field when the dog attack occurred. Witnesses told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that what appeared to […]

Dog Bite Case Holds Georgia Jury Captive, Calls Attention to Local Dog Bite Laws

By Robert N. Katz, Esq. | January 3, 2012

In March of last year, 8-year-old Erin Ingram was playing in her own front yard when she was suddenly attacked and mauled by her neighbor’s two dogs. Details in an article by April Hunt of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reveal the attack was so brutal that medical doctors had to amputate the young girl’s left arm […]