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    Here is How to Make a Successful Dog Bite Compensation Claim

    Many of us are dog owners and animal lovers who take our responsibility for our pets and working animals very seriously. Dogs are probably the most preferred pet for a family or single person, but dog bites caused nearly 4,000 people in Australia to be hospitalised. The most common part of the body injured was the hand or wrist and head injuries accounted for 23% of the recorded incidents. Nearly three quarters of injuries to children aged 0-9 years were head injuries caused by a dog. (Source: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare) While many people quite rightly seek medical attention, a number don’t realise that they could be entitled…