Do I Need To Get Insurance If I Have A Dangerous Dog?

Yes. The owner or keeper of a vicious dog must get liability insurance providing coverage in each occurrence, subject to a limit, exclusive of interest and costs, of not less than one hundred thousand dollars because of damage or bodily injury to or death of a person caused by their vicious dog.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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