Navigation Links
Tragic San Diego Dog Attack Leaves One Infant Dead – California Dog Bite Attorneys Revive Pit Bull Warnings
Date:6/27/2012

Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) June 27, 2012

According to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department, an eight-month-old infant was attacked and killed by a pit-bull on Thursday June 14th. Tyzhel Latella McWilliams, the infant victim, died at 6:06p.m., not long after being transported to Rady Children’s Hospital.

Three Pitbulls were initially suspected and apprehended by animal control authorities, but an investigation of the incident revealed only one of the Pitbulls to have been involved in the attack.

The Chula Vista Animal Control confirmed with NBC 7 that the Pitbull found responsible has been put to death. The other two Pitbulls have been returned home.

Studies confirm that some dogs are more likely to attack humans than others. The Clifton study provides clarification as to the types of breeds that pose a significant threat.

According to the Clifton study, Presa Canaarios, Rottweilers, Pit bulls and their mixes accounted for 65% of deaths perpetrated by canines between 1982 and 2006.

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has found that 4.5 million people suffer dog bites every year and 800,000 Americans seek out medical attention for dog attacks on a yearly basis. Of those injured, 386,000 require emergency services and 16 lose their lives.

Children are especially susceptible to dog bite injuries. The rate of dog attack injuries is highest amongst children between the ages of five and nine years old.

John Bisnar, an experienced California dog bite lawyer, has been assisting injury victims in California since 1978. Mr. Bisnar has seen first-hand the types of devastation that victims undergo following tragic instances such as this and has been providing the public dog bite resources to help avoid future incidences.

“Our numbers show us that nearly 75% of the clients that we represent suffer injuries due to Pitbulls, Rotweillers or a mix of one of these breeds. Twenty years ago, I never saw a Rotweiller or Pitbull case, but we now have a much higher percentage of these more aggressive dogs in residential areas.”

“Pet owners are inclined to believe that their dog is different, yet there are numerous cases of owners or their children being seriously injured or killed by their own Pitbull. We want the public to know that these aggressive breeds should be considered dangerous. Be very careful with Pitbulls around children, even your own Pitbull, says John Bisnar.

About: Bisnar | Chase, Dog Bite Attorneys, Orange County, CA

Bisnar | Chase is a Newport Beach, California based dog attack law firm that has developed a reputation for their professionalism and consistent outstanding results achieved on behalf of their clients. More than 6,000 Californians have laced their trust in John Bisnar and Brian Chase to assist and advise them. In more than 97% of those cases, Bisnar | Chase clients have received compensation.

In a matter of a serious-injury dog attack, contact a Bisnar | Chase Orange County dog bite lawyer at 800-561-4887 or visit their website at http://www.bestattorney.com.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/6/prweb9643061.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. UC San Diego Superfund Research Program receives $15 million grant renewal
2. UC San Diego researchers receive new CIRM funding
3. San Diego Physician to be Recognized at White House for Progress in Health IT
4. Risk of suicide and fatal heart attack immediately following a cancer diagnosis
5. Tiny hitchhikers attack cancer cells
6. Cancer Diagnosis May Raise Odds for Suicide, Heart Attack Death
7. Researchers Repair Damage Caused by Heart Attacks in Mice
8. Intense light prevents, treats heart attacks
9. Heart Attack Survival Varies Widely Among Hospitals, Study Finds
10. Living Near Major Roads May Shorten Heart Attack Survival
11. Heart attack survivors living close to highways face higher 10-year death risk
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/3/2016)... , ... May 03, 2016 , ... Elizabeth Murray has ... parrots to join her with one on her shoulder and one on her arm. ... parking lot because of years of mitral valve prolapse. , The valves of the ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... ... Excessive panting in the car or cowering when new guests arrive are ... only manifests itself as trembling or ‘tail between the legs,’ but a pet ... about it,” says Dr. Jim Lowe, technical services veterinarian for Tomlyn pet health products ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... May 03, 2016 , ... ... been selected by Tidelands Health, a three hospital system in South Carolina, to ... on the lookout for technology that enhances communication, drives workflow efficiencies and improves ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Boston Children’s Hospital today announced its new pediatric Simulation (SIM) ... or rare procedures in an environment that looks and feels real. , Located in ... inventors and “hackers” to develop and test new devices or software platforms and see ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... OH (PRWEB) , ... May 03, 2016 , ... Each ... a leading cause of death across the United States and account for one death ... and mental impairments or are permanently disabled. HCR ManorCare is launching a video series ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/28/2016)...   Click here for supplemental information regarding ... the nation,s largest independent specialty pharmacy, announced today ... acquire Valley Campus Pharmacy, Inc., doing business as ... pharmacy that provides individualized patient care, based in ... 2015, TNH generated approximately $400 million in revenue. ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... BURLINGAME, Calif. , April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... first-ever widely accessible breast and ovarian cancer risk ... cancer panel analyzing 30 genes that highly impact ... and women. Available today, the Color Test analyzes ... pancreatic, prostate, stomach, and uterine cancers. The Color ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... NEW YORK , April 28, 2016 ... of online consumer insights on healthcare, announced today that ... in their report Cool Vendor in Life Sciences, ... , April 15, 2016.  The report focuses on life-science- ... to gain insight from patients and doctors, confirm medication ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: