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Our North Carolina legal blog covers personal injury news, accident information, medical malpractice reports, lawsuits, and other topics of interest for those who are dealing with their own North Carolina legal issues. Updated daily, our NC injury attorneys hope this blog helps readers stay connected to legislation changes and informed when it comes to significant NC court decisions.


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10/3/2017
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Why You Should Avoid Raccoons

Find out why you should avoid raccoons, secure your trash cans, and protect your animals.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

7/12/2017
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NC Woman's Arm Severed in Shark Attack

Click here to find out what happened to North Carolina woman on her Bahama vacation.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

7/5/2017
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Vegetarian Kills Wild Animal Out of Self-Defense

Find out why a young girl in Maine had to kill an animal with her bare hands while going for a jog.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

6/19/2017
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French Circus Performer Attacked by Wild Animal

Find out what happened to the lion trainer during his routine circus performance.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

6/15/2017
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Emotional Support Animal Gone Wrong

Find out what happened to a Delta Air Line passenger due to an emotional support animal.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

4/8/2017
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Dog Attack Leaves Fayetteville Woman in the Hospital

A recent dog attack lead to the hospitalization of local resident, Monica Stephenson. Click here to find out why & how to protect yourself from aggressive dogs.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

7/22/2016
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The Dangers of Walking Your Dog in Extreme Heat

Your dog does not respond to high temperatures like you. Click here to find out how dangerous the heat can be for your dog.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

Labels: dogs
7/1/2016
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How to Prepare your Dog for the Fourth of July

Fireworks can be terrifying for dogs. Click here to learn how to protect your dog from loud fireworks this holiday weekend.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

6/21/2016
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Average Cost of Dog Bite Claims

Learn the average insurance payout for dog injury claims and the factors that influence case valuation.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

5/4/2016
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Robeson County Child Dies in Pit Bull Attack

A 7-year-old Robeson County boy was killed by a pit bull while playing in a field behind his home.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

10/19/2015
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Possible Insurance Issues After a Dog Bite

Some dog bite victims file injury claims with the dog owner's homeowner's insurance policy. Some insurance issues might surface.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

7/13/2014
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Medical Tests After a Dog Bite

Here are the medical tests you want to discuss with a doctor after you are bitten by a dog.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

1/10/2013
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Nice to Meet You: How to Greet a Dog

Preventing dog bites can be difficult because every dog, no matter how nice, has to potential to be jealous. Learning how to greet a dog can help you stay safe.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

1/4/2013
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Dog Attack Defense: What to Do When a Dog Attacks

Not many people prepare for what to do when a dog attacks, so read up on some dog attack defense tips. If you have been injured, seek medical attention right away.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

10/7/2012
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3 Tips to Keep Kids Safe Around Dogs

A recent NC dog attack took the life of an infant in Hertford. A family's 10-month-old boy was attacked by a large dog.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

Labels: NC dog attack
9/10/2012
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Positive Rabies Tests Climb in North Carolina’s Orange County

In 2011 there were 429 positive rabies cases in the entire state of North Carolina. Halfway through 2012, North Carolina’s Orange County is already filing its eighth case.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

7/18/2012
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Charlotte-area Dog Attack Injures Boy

Not far from Charlotte and Rock Hill, a dog attacked an 8-year-old boy in June 2012. The boy had abrasions and dog bites over his entire body.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

7/6/2012
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Columbus County Dog Attack Injures Toddler: Tips to Prevent Attacks

A toddler suffered head wounds after a dog attack in Columbus County. The dog attack happened just east of North Carolina’s Tabor City.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

6/23/2012
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Dog Owner May Be Charged With Murder After NC Dog Attack in Person County

A Henderson, NC man died from a dog attack in May 2012 and the dog’s owner, if his identity is confirmed, could be charged with murder.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

Labels: NC dog attack
6/6/2012
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Dog Owner Could Be Cause of Fatal Car Accident

A NC dog owner, once identified, might face wrongful death charges after a young man was killed in a Wake County car accident.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

4/15/2012
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NC Dog Bite Attorney: Postal Workers Risk Dog Attacks in Spring

Each spring, the number of North Carolina dog bite injuries and dog attacks involving postal workers goes up as the temperatures rise.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

4/14/2012
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Dunn, NC Breed Ban Proposal

The Harnett Animal Welfare Coalition posted a copy of a Dunn Daily Record detailing a new proposal that would ban pit bulls starting in the summer of 2012.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

2/9/2012
Brent Adams
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Signs of Rabid Dog Attack

Rabid animals are stereotypically identified by a “foaming of the mouth,” however there are other signs of a rabid dog and they come in three stages.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

1/28/2012
Brent Adams
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Two North Carolina Kids Among Victims of 2011 Fatal Dog Attacks

In 2011, there were two North Carolina fatal dog attacks: one involving a Charlotte toddler and another involving a newborn in Bladen County.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks

12/26/2011
Brent Adams
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“Bully Breed” Adoption Restriction Dropped

In late 2011, Cumberland County Animal Control proposed a pet adoption amendment to North Carolina county officials. The proposal was set to restrict adoptions.

Category: Dog Bites & Animal Attacks