I went for a run last week and was attached by a dog. I am currently 20 weeks pregnant and was running against traffic through a neighborhood. A homeowner was cleaning out his garage and had his dog in the garage as well unleashed. The dog came running out of the garage right towards me across the street. I was no where near his property or driveway at the time of the attack. The dog grabbed ahold of me behind my right knee and calf muscle and wouldnt let go until he hear his owner and a lady driving by honking her horn. I had to go to the ER for stitches, could not take antibiotics due to pregnancy, had to have a tetanus shot (also not preferred due to pregnancy but had no choice), could not take pain medication since I am allergic to Tylenol and that is the only acceptable med for pregnancy. The babies heart rate was elevated due to stress as well. The dog had its shots and was taken by animal control. What are the possible outcomes and settlement amounts I could go after on the homeowner's insurance?
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