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CALL OFF THE DOGS!

As Danielle G. was offering assistance to a dog stuck in a fence, the animal reportedly lunged at, and injured, the poor woman's face. After a lawsuit was filed, the animal's custodian asked ...
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RIDDING THE WORLD OF RABIES

WHO says the international community must do more to take action against rabies Global Alliance for Rabies Control A new report from the World Health Organisation urges the global community to ...
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RETURN OF HUMAN RABIES

First case of rabies in over a decade: Lessons for health-care personnel American Society for Microbiology A team of French clinicians has diagnosed the first case of rabies in that country since ...
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DON'T EAT THE RACOON BAIT!

USDA and Cornell to Vaccinate Raccoons in Parts of Staten Island to Help Prevent Spread of Rabies On Tuesday, October 14 and Wednesday, October 15, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m., wildlife ...
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BREAST BITER!

Deborah Reyes was walking past a parked vehicle when a Rottweiler stuck its head out of the window and bit the woman's right breast. After a personal-injury suit was filed, the dog-owner's ...
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EXTREMELY COPO-CETIC?

Yimi Desay was attacked after a pit bull (which belonged to one of COPO Management's tenants) crawled through a hole in a fence which separated the property from a New York City park, and appealed ...
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A SHOT OF WHISKEY

As Christine Shauger was trying to put a lead line on "Whiskey's" head, the horse jerked back and severely injured Robert Bloomer's hand. When he later filed suit, Bloomer's ...
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JAWS OF STEEL

Photo credit Calvin Taylor Jr. (Dekalb Avenue, Brooklyn)
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DOH TAKES MAN'S DOGS

Licensing Dogs found to be dangerous should be surrendered to DOHMH for evaluation. The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene sought to take possession of six to eight German Shepard or husky dogs ...
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GET RABIES IN BALI

Outbreak Notice Rabies in Bali, Indonesia What is the Current Situation? An outbreak of rabies in dogs has been ongoing in Bali, Indonesia, since November 2008. As of November 1, 2011, more than 100 ...
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LOOKING FOR FREE LANDLORD-TENANT ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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A NASTY SIX PACK

After she was attacked by a pack of six dogs owned by Margaret Walker, Nubia Curbelo sued the animals' custodian alleging "strict liability" and "negligence." Both the Nassau County Supreme Court and ...
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NO KISSING FROGS?

Snakes and frogs Listen to Tip Interested? Take the Next Step From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I'm Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. You might not be able to teach a snake to ...
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WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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SAY AH!

After he was bitten by a dog, Andrew Ayres sued Pompeyo Martinez, the animal's custodian. When the Kings County Supreme Court refused to dismiss the personal injury case, Martinez appealed. Because ...
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WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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ROOFTOPS?

Caesar Bellamy and his three dogs lived in public housing administered by the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA). When Caesar took his leashless dogs to the roof, where three police officers were ...
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RESCUE GONE BAD

Officer Smith rescued an abandoned dog and held it at his precinct pending the ASPCA's arrival. After seeing the dog in the station, Shannon offered to take the pooch home, where the animal viciously ...
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NOT INTO CLEVELAND

In October of 2006, Thomas Dufour's dog was seriously wounded by a "pit-lab" owned by David Brown (a neighbor's live-in boyfriend). Some three months later, in January 2007, the same dog escaped from ...
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PATERSON SIGNED OFF ON THIS

Governor Paterson Signs Five Bills into Law Bills Will Increase Access to Health Care for Volunteer Fire and Ambulance Workers, Establish a Women's Equality Day and Protect Records of Victims of ...
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GOOD DOGGIE?

Melanie Petrone was delivering mail when she noticed an unleashed rottweiler approaching her. In order to avoid a confrontation with the animal, Petrone tried jumping through her vehicle's driver's ...
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BOW, WOW!

Valerie Groell sued her ex-husband after his dog bit their son in the face. When her ex failed to appear, the Monroe County Supreme Court held a hearing and entered a default judgment against him in ...
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CITY'S GONE WILD

Health Department Cautions New Yorkers to Avoid Wild Animals and Vaccinate Pets against Rabies Three rabid raccoons identified in Central Park in recent months December 7, 2009 - With the ...
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WATCH THEM RACCOONS!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Release # 050-09 Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Health Department Reminds New Yorkers to Avoid Wild Animals and to Vaccinate their Pets against Rabies Rabid raccoons identified in ...
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CAN THIS DISCRIMINATION BE JUSTIFIED?

Breed Specific Legislation: Justifiable Discrimination? Tuesday, May 5, 2009 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Registration: There is no charge for this program. Register American Staffordshire Bull Terriers ("Pit ...
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