By Ryan E. Alekman, Attorney and David Wolf, Attorney
Published by Child Injury Lawyer Network
In Cheyenne, Wyoming, a child is recovery from surgery following a Pit Bull dog attack. The 10 year old boy (William Kunert) was bit by a neighbor’s dog. William was reported to have been bitten by the dog in May 2009 as well. Pit Bull attacks have been reported across the Nation. Dog bite incidents like these raise several issues:
What safety precautions were put in place to protect children?
Was the dog in a fenced area?
Was the dog on a leash?
Did the dog have up to date vaccinations?
Who is going to pay for the medical expenses?
Was Animal Control involved in the past? current incident?
What measures will be taken in the future to prevent future dog attacks / dog bites?
You can read more about this story at Wyoming Boy Bitten by Pit Bull – Recovering following Surgery.