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Responsible Dog Ownership

There are certain responsibilities a dog owner must consider when he or she purchases a dog. Few of them include:

Large number of pet owners does not realise that is legal necessity that every dog owner wears a band or collar with address and name of the holder inscribed over it or an identity tag affixed with it, when out for a walk or at a public place.

Cleaning up
Every dog requires going to toilet everyday and it is the responsibility of the owner to scoop the dog poop, for that you can also purchase poop bags. Never leave it one walk away or public ground; it is simply unhygienic, unhealthy, annoying as well as gives dogs and owners a bad name. Fixed penalties or fines can be presented to the offenders. Keep your dog and neighbourhood clean and happy.

Under control
Keeping your pet fit and healthy is your responsibility. Regularly check whether your dog’s head, collar, muzzle, harness, do they perfectly fits and also if any of these accessories are worn excessively. Never allow your dog go out unattended. Ensure your garden is absolutely secure and your poet cannot easily escape. Cross check, your main gates as well as fencing on a regular basis, particularly following unfavourable weather.

Never let your kid and pet go out together alone without taking your permission. When you go out and taking pleasure in a walk with your pet, always bear in mind that not each individual is comfortable around pets, for various different reasons, remain considerate every time you go out with your dog.

According to the animal act, you can be help accountable for paying compensation for damage happened because of your dog. If your dog attacks, bites or injures any individual severally or not that much seriously, the injured person hold full rights to claim compensation for the damage caused and you may have to pay the entitled compensation. The person in control or in possessions of the pet at the time of the accident took place is liable to pay off the amount. However, there are certain conditions that have to fulfilled and certain expectations form liability.

The person injured may hire a professional skilled personal injury lawyer to claim compensation because the deed of you dog. So to remain free from paying the compensation and a responsible dog ownership it is feasible to get your dog insured and avoid sudden expenses that can further disturb your monthly financial cycle.

Trip on highway
Mrs J tripped on a pothole whilst crossing a service road running parallel to a main road, fracturing her shoulder, wrist and ankle. The Council initially denied full liability for her accident alleging Mrs J was partly to blame for not avoiding the pothole. Cooks arranged a Conference with a barrister and on his advice rejected this. After intense negotiations Mrs J was awarded £17,000.00 she said:
"I had help from the start regarding my claim and found the advice very reassuring. I have never had to make a claim before so was apprehensive but you did a lot to alleviate my worries. Thanks again for all your help and support."
Mrs J from London