Dog Bites/Animal Attacks

Dog Bite Resource Links

American Academy of Family Physicians
Advice on what you should do if you are bitten by an animal

American Veterinary Medical Association
Information for pet owners on how to stop animal bites before they happen

Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Statistics on dog bite injuries and fatalities in the United States

Discovery Health
More advice on what you should do if you are bitten by an animal

Dog Bite Law
Comprehensive articles, FAQs, and links for both dog owners and victims of dog bites

FindLaw
Includes a series of articles on animal bite laws, as well as extensive links to general personal injury topics

The Humane Society of the US
Tips on how to avoid dog bites and how to prevent your dog from biting other people

Insurance Information Institute
Provides a good overview of statistics and legal issues surrounding dog bites

Wounds1
Tips for dealing with animal bites to children