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One Important Fact You Should Know About Dog Bites

Help For Those Injured In A Dog Attack
Dog Bite Beware Of Dog Sign

Dog bite attacks can be traumatic with severe injuries. While most of us thing we know what to do after a dog attack, do you know the one thing Texas law requires?

Dog Bite Beware Of Dog Sign

According to the Texas State Health and Safety Code (Chapter 8-26), you must report every animal bite to the authorities.

This report is required by law with the intention of protecting others from a potential dog bite. So along with seeking the proper medical attention for the dog bite victim and securing the attacking animal, remember to call 311 to report the incident.

To report a dog bite, call 311 with the following information:

  • Name of person bitten
  • Contact info for both the victim and dog owner
  • Date,time, and [...]

Dogs Bite Two In Houston

Pit Bulls Attack Woman And 12-Year-Old Child
Pet Dogs

This week, a Houston area woman and a 12-year-old child were viciously mauled by 2 pit bulls in separate attacks at their apartment complex. 

The woman was attacked first and knocked down by the 2 biting dogs. By the time a neighbor came to the rescue of the woman, she suffered serious injuries to an arm and leg. She was sent to the hospital and received around 70 staples because of the bites.

The same dogs attacked the child a few minutes later, biting both of her legs. Fortunately another neighbor was able to fend the dogs off by using a cricket bat. She required medical attention to treat her dog bit injuries. The dogs were captured and later euthanized. Their owners claim to have no idea how their pets had gotten loose.

In a related report, another dog attack took place in Florida this week involving a 2-year-old [...]

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