Posted May 30, 2014
 
For most people, dogs are part of the family, however, for farm families, dogs go beyond the family duties and help protect the farm assets – the livestock. Serious problems can arise from loose dogs resulting in monetary and even emotional loss when an animal is injured or killed. Livestock owners have a course of action they may follow if their livestock is being threatened or attacked by someone else’s dog under Ohio Revised Code Section 955.28.

 

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