North Carolina ranks 14th in the United States for dog bites, according to insurance provider State Farm. In 2015, North Carolina had 56 dog bite claims which cost $990,571, according to State Farm. In 2016, those numbers jumped to 77 dog bite claims which cost more than $1.89 million.
North Carolina ranks 14th in the United States for dog bites, according to insurance provider State Farm. In 2015, North Carolina had 56 dog bite claims which cost $990,571, according to State Farm. In 2016, those numbers jumped to 77 dog bite claims which cost more than $1.89 million. File photo
North Carolina ranks 14th in the United States for dog bites, according to insurance provider State Farm. In 2015, North Carolina had 56 dog bite claims which cost $990,571, according to State Farm. In 2016, those numbers jumped to 77 dog bite claims which cost more than $1.89 million. File photo

State Farm: North Carolina ranks 14 for dog bites

April 10, 2017 10:41 AM

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