The Elements for the Claim of Animal Trespass

In Nevada, the elements for the claim of Animal Trespass are:

  • Defendants owned a [NON-HOUSEHOLD PET ANIMAL] described as _________ (the “Animal”);
  • Defendants owed Plaintiff a duty to control the Animal;
  • On or about [DATE], the Animal trespassed on Plaintiff’s property, causing damage (the “Trespass”);
  • The Trespass was reasonably foreseeable;
  • Defendants breached their duty of due care by failing to control the Animal;
  • Plaintiff has suffered damages; and
  • Plaintiff is entitled to an award of attorney fees and costs as damages.



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