Although dogs are America’s favorite companion, making loyal and friendly pets, there are times these lovable canines can misbehave or act out unexpectedly towards their owner or other people. There can be a number of reasons why your dog may be misbehaving and it is important to first understand what is going on with our pets to find the proper solution.
Animal Control Laws – Are We Really Protected?
Animal Control enforcement, or lack thereof, has been a major concern in many communities. Every year more than 4.5 million dog bites are reported, resulting in 20-30 fatalities. The animal control department has been delegated the role to handle animal-related situations, oftentimes with limited staff, resources, and at times even handled by the Human Society,… Read More
What to Do if a Dog Bites You
Most commonly known as “man’s best friend,” dogs are unfortunately not always the friendly companion we grow to know and love. There are instances dogs may look at you more as a threat than a best friend, and those are situations one needs to be well-prepared for. We love to adopt dogs as family members… Read More
How to Avoid a Potential Dog Bite
Every year, approximately 4.5 million people in the US alone are affected by dog bites, with the majority of its victims the children and the elderly. With that said, it is crucial we are well-informed and prepared to do the research and apply advice from the experts how to prevent dog bites. In the event… Read More
Top 5 Dog Breeds Likely to Bite
Before you consider buying a dog, it might be helpful during your decision making to factor in which dogs are most likely to bite people. Why is this important? Approximately 4.5 million dog bites are reported in the United States every year. Besides your dog potentially biting you, they may bite other people or strangers… Read More