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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Harness vs. Leash: Protecting your PupThe benefits of regular exercise are critical for your dog. The mental and emotional advantages of establishing a regular walking routine with their owner significantly impact’s your dog’s health. With that said, many owners use a standard collar clip to attach their dog’s leash. However, the debate over the collar and harness is one to be taken seriously. As the … [more]

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Why Should You Never Admit Guilt in a Dog Bite CaseAny discrepancy that results in a bite or injury of another is the worst case scenario for any dog owner. However, rather than admit guilt, consider the circumstances in which the bite occurred. By managing the situation objectively, the fault of your dog and any associated penalties and repercussions can be avoided. In order to fully protect you and your … [more]

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Reducing Canine Liability Risks by Being ProactiveIt’s no secret that we live in an increasingly litigious society. Unfortunately, many people are quick to place blame on others rather than their own actions. This is especially pertinent when it comes to dog bite cases. While there are certainly cases where a dog bite seems to come out of nowhere, people have figured out that they can … [more]

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Could Your Attitude Enable Your Dog's Bad BehaviorLate last year, we discussed the effect that human body language could potentially have on your Dog Bite Liability Risks. We observed how actions such as prolonged eye contact, direct body motion, or even the position of your head and neck when approaching your dog could all play a role in either provoking or preventing a dog bite. Dogs see … [more]

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Dog Bite Lawsuits Why do Owners LoseAs we’ve discussed in our previous posts, dog owners are almost always held liable for their dog’s actions. However, these significant costs can be deflected with the proper coverage and following these recommendations to ensure proper representation of your dog. In turn, you may be able to reduce or refute your Dog Bite Lawsuit. Here are the most common … [more]

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