2 rottweiler's loose attacked and killed my cat on my front lawn in CA. Are the owner of the dog responsable? If so for what?

We filed a police report and the police would not give us the dog owners name. How do I find out who owns the dogs? THanks

Rohnert Park, CA -

Attorney Answers (2)

Elizabeth Lorraine Elliott

Elizabeth Lorraine Elliott

Animal Law Attorney - Normandy Park, WA
Answered

Often you cannot get such information until the investigation is completed. When did it occur and in what city?

This is not to be construed as legal advice. I do not have an attorney client relationship with you.
Keith G Langer

Keith G Langer

Animal Law Attorney - Wrentham, MA
Answered

You should also file a report with Animal Control. You may even get a name from AC.

Unless and until you prove ownership of the dogs, you cannot bring the small claims action.

The foregoing is for general information purposes and does not establish an attorney-client relationship.

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