dog bites

Doggie Danger
Dogs are part of the family and while many owners believe their dog will not bite, there are 4.5 million victims of canine bites and attacks each year.
Dog Bites Climb In NJ [AUDIO]
Between four and five million people become dog bite victims each year. In 2012 alone, State Farm experienced 77 dog bite claims in New Jersey and paid out more than $4.7 million.
How Common, Costly Are Dog Bites?
State Farm paid more than $109 million in 2011 as a result of nearly 3,800 dog bite claims nationwide. In New Jersey, State Farm had 68 dog bite claims last year, resulting in over $2 million in payments for injury and damage.