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West VirginiaDog Bites Lawyers in Putnam County, West Virginia

Although a dog may be man's best friend, these animals can often act in a way that is out of the human owner's control.


Under Putnam County, West Virginia common law, an owner or caretaker for a dog may be help strictly liable for the damages caused by the dog after an attack or biting incident.


In some states, it must be shown that the dog owner knew the dog had hurt another person before. In other cases, even a first bite can result in a finding of strict liability. Of course, if the owner is negligent then other types of liability can be imposed.


Attacks by some breeds of dogs can cause severe injury or even death, but even bites by small dogs can cause pain and infection.


Find out more about how a personal injury attorney that focuses on dog bite cases in Putnam County, West Virginia might be able to help you pursue justice in your case.

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Mark Andrew Barney

Mark Andrew Barney
Barney Law PLLC
P.O. Box 505
Hurricane, WV 25526
Licensed for 14 years, Mark Andrew Barney is a Civil Rights and Personal Injury lawyer who attended West Virginia University College of Law... read more >

Jeffrey R. Blair

Jeffrey R. Blair
Blair Law Firm, PLLC
421 Midland Trail
Hurricane, WV 25526
Licensed for 6 years, Jeffrey R. Blair is a Criminal Defense and Divorce lawyer... read more >

Brian A Prim

Brian A Prim
Prim Law Firm, PLLC
30 Chase Dr.
Hurricane, WV 25526
Brian A Prim is a Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Joseph K Reeder

Joseph K Reeder
Reeder & Dunham, PLLC
P.O. Box 1027
Hurricane, WV 25526
Joseph K Reeder is a Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Carl Edward Hostler

Carl Edward Hostler
Prim Law Firm, PLLC
30 Chase Dr.
Hurricane, WV 25526
Carl Edward Hostler is a Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Frank M Armada

Frank M Armada
Frank M. Armada, Attoney at Law
3972 Teays Valley Rd.
Hurricane, WV 25526
Frank M Armada is a Personal Injury lawyer... read more >
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