CRIMINAL CASE

No Conviction for 4 Charges of Dog Attack

The Presiding Judge in Downing Centre District Court dismissed all charges under section 10(1)(a) for our 52 year old client from Leichhardt, whose dogs attacked a neighbour’s cat which later died. The same dogs were involved in a previous attack against the same cat, after which our client reinforced his fences. Unfortunately, the dogs escaped ... read more ...
CRIMINAL CASE

No Criminal Record for ‘Dog Attack’

A 27 year old owner of a dangerous dog that attacked a 9 year old boy was dealt with under ‘Section 10’ (no conviction), after the court was persuaded that she had taken reasonable steps to prevent her dog from escaping and attacking. ... read more ...