Fact that cow jumped fence does not mean that fence was inadequate

November 25, 2014

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11-25-14Fact that cow may have jumped fence enclosing farm located in open range area on one occasion did not establish that fence was inadequate and did not preclude farmer from recovering against cattle owner for crop damage caused by cattle which entered farm.

Bryant v. McCann, 297 So.2d 262, (La.App. 3 Cir., 1974)