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New Illinois Dog Bite Law Takes Effect

OAK BROOK, IL  (January 22, 2019) – A new Illinois dog bite law that aims to further protect individuals and companion animals from dangerous dogs and their negligent owners took effect on January 1, 2019. If a dog that has bitten a person or another dog without justification is repeatedly found off-leash, the dog owner will be found to have acted in a reckless manner.Continue reading