Are Certain Dog Breeds Inherently Dangerous? Debunking Common MythsIf you’ve had a dog or considered getting one, you’ve likely looked up information about the different breeds’ behavior, and you might have heard some claims that certain dog breeds are naturally “dangerous” or “aggressive” and wouldn’t make good pets. These claims are myths, and these myths only add fuel to the fire that is breed-specific legislation in dog liability [more]

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So, Your Dog Has Bitten Someone. Now What?Are you positive that your dog would never bite another person? You never know what could happen in the heat of the moment, and it always better to be safe than sorry. Maybe what you never thought would happen already has. If your dog has bitten someone, you are most likely worried and upset. A claim may be filed. Luckily, … [more]

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In a previous post, we talked about how to protect your dog during the harsh winter months and keep him or her comfortable. Depending on your dog’s breed, size, coat and health, he may need to be bundled up a bit more to go outside.

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Giving Your Dog Space to Prevent Dog Bite IncidentsDogs are like people: some of them just need a bit of space. That does NOT mean they are aggressive, dangerous, vicious or bad dogs, but it does present a challenge if you have your dog in public. Many say that if you have a dog with issues, they should never be taken out in public.

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National Dog Bite Prevention Week: Record High for Insurance PayoutsThis week is National Dog Bite Prevention Week, a time that is highlighted each year to raise awareness over dog interaction and safety. Two groups in particular, the American Humane Association and the U.S. Postal Service, have joined forces to see a reduction in dog bites each year. As dog-related injury claim payouts reached a record $121 million last year, … [more]

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Here is Why You Should Never Admit Guilt in a Dog Bite CaseAs the majority of dog owners can agree, any discrepancy that leads to a dog bite is the worst-case scenario. However, rather than apologize profusely and admit fault for the incident, consider the events that led up to the bite. By managing the situation objectively, the fault of your dog and any associated penalties and repercussions can be avoided. This … [more]

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Recognizing Your Dog’s Body LanguageWithout a shadow of a doubt, dogs are indeed man’s best friend. While any dogs would likely do just about anything for their owner or their pack, their communication signals often go unnoticed. Even dog enthusiasts who have owned dogs all their lives might struggle to understand just what their four-legged friend is trying to tell them. Therefore, let us … [more]

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Managing Fear of Strangers in your DogIt’s not uncommon for dogs to be wary of strangers. However, as timid dogs can often lash out at unfamiliar people, it’s important to understand how to navigate your dog’s fear of strangers. In turn, you can minimize Dog Bite Liability and help your four-legged friend get along with strangers and friends alike.

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Are you Undoing your Dog’s Training?Training your dog requires more than just dropping him off at a training school and earning a fancy certificate. In fact, it requires ongoing participation by the whole family to maintain the skills he has learned. With that being said, you might be unintentionally undoing your dog’s hard-earned training. In order to keep him calm, well-behaved, and reduce Dog Bite [more]

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