West Headnote of the Day – November 19, 2009

November 19, 2009

West's Key 28 Animals
West's Key 28k66 Injuries to Persons
West's Key 28k66.5 Dogs
West's Key 28k66.5(2) k. Vicious Propensities and Knowledge Thereof.

Mere fact that a dog had a tendency to run and be “frisky” did not constitute a “dangerous” propensity for purposes of common-law negligence claim in the sense that balkiness would be dangerous in riding horse.
Boitz v. Preblich, 405 N.W.2d 907 (Minn. Ct. App. 1987)

28 Animals