California has strict liability statutes against dog owners in the case of a dog bite. The dog owner is fully liable for injuries sustained to another person if his dog bites them, whether the victim was on public or pri... More » Government & Politics Crime

According to California law Section 54.2(a), every individual with a disability has the right to be accompanied by a trained signal, guide or service dog in any establishment that is subject to the Americans with Disabil... More » Government & Politics Law

In California, service dogs are not exempt from any state or local leash laws, according to PAWS. A service dog must remain under its guardian's control at all times, by means of a leash, harness or tether. More » Government & Politics Law Is This Illegal?
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The average strength of a dog bite is 320 to 325 PSI, or pounds per square inch. The actual strength varies from one breed to another and from one dog to another. Pit bulls have a PSI of 235, German shepherds have a PSI ... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs