Animal behavior

August 11, 2011

  • 115 Damages
  • 115VI Measure of Damages
  • 115VI(B) Injuries to Property
  • 115k113 k. Injuries to Personal Property.

115 DamagesNervousness of cats may be considered a factor in arriving at an opinion of value, but the jury should not be allowed to speculate on the future behavior of an animal.
Wright v. Edison, 619 S.W.2d 797 (Mo. Ct. App. 1981)

Suggested by Alisa Lynch, Assistant City Attorney; City of Kansas City, MO