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Since this has happened immediately prior to the incident we are now dealing with, your neighbor has been placed on notice of his/her dog's tendency to jump the fence and cause damages. By not taking immediate action to restrict their dog from jumping the fence again, your neighbor could certainly be found negligent and responsible for all resulting damages. I would consult a local attorney and send a demand letter that included all the damages you have sustained from this animal. If the neighbor refuses to cover the expenses you may have to file a lawsuit.
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