In Ontario, section 2 of the Dog Owners’ Liability Act provides that the owner of a dog is liable for damages resulting from a bite or attack by the dog on another domestic animal. There is no requirement to prove negligence on the part of the dog’s owner to successfully recover in a court of law.
If you or your cat, dog, or other domestic animal been bitten by someone else’s dog and would like to discuss the potential to be compensated for medical or veterinary bills, as well as pain and suffering, feel free to contact us for a free consultation.
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