An 11-year-old schoolgirl, who was left traumatised after being bitten on her right calf by a neighbour’s dog, a Bichon Frise has been awarded damages against the dog’s owners in the Circuit Civil Court. Circuit Court President Mr Justice Raymond Groarke said the dog, Misty, which had been “arrested” for several weeks by the Gardaí,…
Did you know, if you have been attacked by an animal, for example a dog but not necessarily bitten and have suffered personal injury as a result of the attack, i.e. shock or a lasting anxiety you may be entitled to compensation?
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