There are dog breeds that are more likely to bite you and cause personal injury. Any dog can bite you especially if it was raised in a hostile environment. A dog can be trained to socialize with all people whether strangers or not if it is brought up in a safe environment. Just as a dog can be trained to be friendly it can be un-trained to fight strangers or protect family members. This is when a dog is most likely to bite someone that can be considered a threat by the dog.
If you have been bitten by a strangers dog you may have a legal case to sue the dog’s owner. Our law offices handle cases involving dog bites. We can be reached at (505) 242-7200. You don’t have to worry about dealing with the case on your own. At the Davis Kelin Law Firm we will assist you in getting justice.
This type of traumatic event can cause long-term stress and expenses that should not have to be covered by you the victim.
The dogs most likely to bite you are in order:
1) Pit bulls
3) German Shepherds
5) Wolf Hybrids
10) German shepherd mixes
Pit Bulls are well known to be very strong dogs and many people are afraid of this kind of dog if they recognize it as a Pit Bull or the owners tells them the breed.
Pit bulls are regularly cited as one of the most dangerous dog breeds. Between 2005 and 2016, Pit bull attacks led to 64.8 percent of all dog-related deaths. Over this decade, this type of dog caused 254 deaths. Pit Bulls have one of the strongest jaws of any dog breed and are extremely stocky. Pit Bulls are also commonly bred to fight. With that being said, owners will use these dogs to intimidate intruders and protect property. Pit Bulls strength make it very easy to inflict maximum damage on another dog or a human. Pit Bulls continue to fight even after being injured. Pit Bulls are most likely to injure or kill a dog or a human than any other dog.
The Davis Kelin Law Firm is Albuquerque’s Premier Personal Injury Law Firm. We will work with you on your dog bite case. Give us a call today at (505) 242-7200. We would be glad to help you on your path to seeking justice. Don’t let a dog owner get away with injuring you.
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