Category: Dog Bites / Animal Attacks

Dog Bite Injuries Increase during the Summer

When school is out and the days are longer, the rate of dog bites in Florida surges.

 

There are all kinds of ways that people can get injured in the summer – especially kids – but dog bites usually isn’t at the top of anyone’s list. Still, every year more than four million Americans are bitten by dogs. According to a report from NBC Miami, statistics show that [..]

What To Do If You’re Bitten by a Dog

An estimated 4.5 million Americans suffer from a dog bite every year, and one out of every five of those bites is serious enough to call for medical attention, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Hopefully you can avoid being one of these statistics, but it’s important to be prepared and know what to do if you or a loved one is bitten by a dog. Check out [..]