Animal bite

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  • Animal shelter not liable for dog bite upon new ownership of dog

    || 2-Dec-2011

    Humane Society is not liable for injury caused by animal it no longer possessed. Miles, a minor, et al., v. Rich v. Humane Society of Missouri et al., No. 95112 (Mo. App. E.D., April 26, 2011) Crane, J. Plaintiff was bitten by a dog, and filed suit for her injuries against Defendant, the dog's owner. Defendant filed a third-party petition for contribution against the Humane Society, alleging ...
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  • Missouri Animal Bite by a Macaque Monkey

    || 28-Sep-2011

    An eight-year-old Missouri girl was injured by a pet monkey in the parking lot of a Springfield Wal-Mart, according to a recent article on The girl was walking through the parking lot with her father when she saw the monkey sitting in a vehicle parked in the lot. Curious, the girl approached the macaque, which attacked her, leaving her with injuries to her forehead. The girl was taken ...
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