- Children are especially vulnerable to dog bites. To better protect your child, read this page from Petco.com.
- Did you know that 31 people died from dog attacks in 2011? Learn more about dog bite fatalities at DogsBite.org.
- Between 5 and 7 million companion animals enter animal shelters every year. For more pet statistics, visit this page from the ASPCA.
- Elder abuse is a very serious crime. For help recognizing the signs, take a look at this page from HelpGuide.org.
- There are an estimated 4.7 million dog bites a year. For more dog bite statistics, visit this page from the American Humane Association.
Though there are millions of dog bites every year, the fault always lies with the negligent owner, rather than the animal. For more information on preventing dog attacks and watching for elder abuse, call Shea Law Group at (773) 365-0040.