Vermont Dog Law

Liability Statute

Vermont does not have a Dog Bite Statute.

Common Law Liability

In Vermont, dog owners can be held liable for damages inflicted by their dogs, so long as the plaintiff proves that the owner’s negligence caused the injury.

Dangerous Dog Statute

Vermont does not have a Dangerous Dog Statute.

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