Dr Elliott said, dog bites
should be reported to Dubai Municipality and the police.
Family dogs inflicted 72% (28) of all dog bite
fatalities in 2017, a sharp rise from the 12-year average of 52% (2005 to 2016).
The fatal dog bite
case has led to a series of regulations strengthening dog owners' responsibility to control their dogs in public spaces.
There is no attention towards this problem of dog bite
which is causing fatal rabies mostly to children,' remarked Dr.
Consider that in 2015, dog bites
were the cause of more than one-third of all homeowners' liability claims, and bites can account for more than $37,000 per claim.
Table 1 shows the frequency of dog bite
is more in males as compared to females in the groups of 6-15 and 16-30 years.
Sources from SDMC told Mail Today that more than 1,000 incidents of dog bites
have surfaced in the past one month.
Arizona, with 393, had the highest average cost per claim of the 10 states with the most claims: a staggering $56,654, according to III and State Farm, which along with other organizations offered the statistics as members of the National Dog Bite
The newly-launched Merseyside Dog Safety Partnership, to be led by the University of Liverpool, will coordinate, develop and lead local efforts to reduce dog bites
and assess their impact on the health of its population.
injuries are frequently encountered problem in small ruminants.
DOG BITES and other dog-related injuries accounted for more than one-third of all Homeowners' insurance liability claim dollars paid out in 2015, costing in excess of $570 million, according to the New York City-based Insurance Information Institute and Bloomington, Ill.
Florida recently recorded the highest average amount ($38,400) per dog bite
insurance claim in the country, with 146 payments totaling $5.