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It Could Happen to You: Dog Bite

Our client, a young girl, has suffered from a disfigurement on her face caused by a dog bite. This incident happened when she visited a pet store in Thousand Oaks which was hosting a “meet and greet” for rescue dogs.

The three rescue dogs were inside a plastic 5’ x 6’ pen, with horizontal bars approximately 3” apart. […]

Recent dog bite injury? Avoid serious infections!

Did you know that one in every five dog bites require medical attention ? A dog bite injury can cause serious infections, require antibiotic treatment and sometimes hospitalization.

Take the following steps if bitten:

Stop the bleeding with a towel.
Wash the infected area with a cloth, soap, and water.
Cover the injury with a bandage […]

Dog Bites and Mail Carriers

Can a man’s best friend be someone else’s enemy?

Local U.S. Postal Service mail carriers are increasingly bitten by dogs and fall victim to attack on a regular basis. Last year, 6,549 dog attacks, were reported on USPS mail carriers worldwide.  The USPS defines an attack as anytime a mail carrier is harmed. That can mean a scratch, […]

May 25th, 2016|Healthcare|0 Comments