Dog Bite | Animal Attack

Personal Injury Attorneys Representing The Victims of an Animal Attack or Dog Bite in Knox, Laurel, and Whitley Counties

Animal Attacks

In the areas surrounding Corbin, KY, our personal injury attorneys have met with victims who have experienced a wide range of animal attacks, including those involving dogs and horses, et cetera. In Kentucky, when it comes to dog bites and other animal attacks, the ultimate responsibility for the safety of others falls on the animal owner—not the victim. If you or your child has been bitten, clawed, or otherwise injured by an animal owned by another, you should immediately contact the Corbin, KY personal injury law firm of Freeman, Childers & Howard.

Corbin, KY Animal and Dog Bite Attorneys

At Freeman, Childers & Howard, Attorneys at Law, our personal injury lawyers represent plaintiffs who have been involved in number of types of injuries involving animals:

  • Dog Bites
  • Exotic/wild animal bites (rodents, reptiles, monkeys, et cetera)
  • Horse or cattle bites
  • Scratches/Claw Marks
  • Trampling
  • Falls from mounted animals
  • Incidents involving rented horses
  • The Financial Cost of Animal Injuries*

Whether you were injured in an attack by the neighbor's loose dog, or you were hurt when you were thrown from a rented horse, you may be entitled to compensation. Depending on the severity of the injury, an animal attack or accident can require:

  • Emergency treatment
  • Hospitalization
  • Vaccination
  • Medical tests
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Physical therapy
  • Pain medications and other pharmaceuticals

In addition to the medical expenses, you may lose wages due to work absences, your physical capabilities may be temporarily and permanently limited, and you may experience pain and suffering. At Freeman, Childers & Howard, our personal injury attorneys can examine your case and help you get what you deserve from a settlement for your injuries. Even if the dog attack or animal bite occurred on the owner's property, you may still have a civil case that our attorneys can litigate in the Knox, Whitley, or Laurel County civil courts.

Personal Injury Professionals Representing Plaintiffs in Kentucky

When you meet with a Freeman, Childers & Howard personal injury attorney about your dog bite or animal attack, the attorney will interview you to learn what you know about the incident. Some of the evidence that may help prove your claim are medical records, police or incident reports, veterinary files, the history of the animal or witness and owner statements. We will gather the evidence needed and work hard to get you the settlement that you deserve.

Schedule a Free Case Evaluation Today

To schedule an appointment with an attorney from one of the most trusted personal injury firms in the State of Kentucky, contact Freeman, Childers & Howard, Attorneys at Law in our Corbin office. The number is (606) 528-1000.