Seagrave v. Atzet (2004)
Damages - dog shooting
CA - SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA COUNTY OF SAN JOAQUIN
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Complaint for Damages
This California complaint arose from the shooting of plaintiff's golden retriever dog. Plaintiff's dog was secure in the backyard which was bordered by a fence. According to the complaint, defendant intentionally used a high-powered pellet rifle and shot the dog by positioning the rifle over or through the fence. This injury resulted in plaintiff's dog's death. The complaint raised three causes of action: (1) intentional infliction of emotional distress; (2) conversion; and (3) violation of California Civil Code of Procedure Section 3340 (related to damages to animals).
Complaint for Damages (.pdf files 25.0 KB)