Dog Bites

Who Is Responsible If I Am Bitten Or Attacked By A Dog?

The owner or keeper of a dog is responsible if you are bitten or attacked by their dog as long as you were not trespassing, tormenting or teasing the dog.

What Should I Do If I Am Bitten Or Attacked By A Dog?Call 911.

  1. Call 911.
  2. Seek medical attention immediately and report the incident to the police.
  3. Determine who is the owner or keeper of the dog and obtain their contact information.
  4. Report the incident to the dog warden in the town where the dog resides.
  5. Take pictures of your injuries.
  6. Call the Law Office of Lori M. Comforti.