A bite by a house cat on a prior occasion doesn’t mean the cat is dangerous

March 15, 2016

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03-15-16.jpgEvidence of a bite by a house cat on some prior occasion is not sufficient, by itself, to sustain a finding that the cat was vicious or dangerous and to put the owner on notice that the cat was a vicious or dangerous animal.

Lee v. Weaver, 237 N.W.2d 149 (Neb., 1976)