How does Texas’ dog bite law work? Can you win money just because a dog bites you? Not so fast. Learn how to protect your rights.
If a dog bites you, is the owner responsible?
Well, that depends on the facts surrounding your case.
Learn more about dog bite law in Texas and understand some of the basics of how it works so you protect your own rights and can get the compensation you deserve:
If a strange dog bites me, is the owner responsible?
That really depends. Many Texans believe they’re automatically entitled to compensation by the dog’s owner or their insurance company.
That’s not the case.
Texas’ dog bite law requires you show the dog acted aggressively in the past and that the dog’s owner acted negligently in some way.
Make sure you take pictures of any wounds you receive and gather witness information as soon as you can.
One exception is if the dog’s breed is […]