Florida Law provides that the owner of a dog is strictly liable for the injuries caused by a dog’s bite. Hence, the State of Florida has decided that an owner is responsible for what a dog does even if the person “had no idea” that the dog was vicious.
At Howell & Thornhill, P.A., we limit our practice to injury and death cases. We can advise you of your rights when you are victimized by an uncontrolled animal. Please call for a free consultation about your rights.