Dog Bite Liability: Pet Adoption vs Buying – Part 1

Dog Bite Liability: Pet Adoption vs Buying – Part 1

Back in 2010, PetsMart Charities partnered with Ipsos Marketing to ask people why they choose to adopt their pets rather than buy them from a pet store or breeder, and vice versa. Though this research isn’t new, it still remains valid today.

In part 1 of this 2 part post, … [more]

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Can Positive Reinforcement Training Prevent a Dog Bite?Can Positive Reinforcement Training Prevent a Dog Bite?

When it comes to dog behavior, it’s important to know that there is no 100% fool-proof training method to prevent a dog bite from occurring. For that reason, it’s important to obtain dog bite liability insurance. However, some pet experts believe that training a dog using positive reinforcement methods will ultimately … [more]

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What to Expect During a Dog Bite LawsuitWhat to Expect During a Dog Bite Lawsuit

Do you know why dog bite liability insurance is so important for dog owners to have? Even if you think your dog “will never bite”, in the rare case that they do, lawsuits are typically drawn out over months or sometimes even years. These cases are not usually resolved quickly and could … [more]

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Dog Bite Liability: Halloween Safety Tips for Pet OwnersDog Bite Liability: Halloween Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Halloween is an enjoyable time of the year for many children and adults, but often not fun for pets. There are many safety factors you need to think about as a pet owner. Some pet safety hazards are well known, such as the toxicity of chocolate. However, one factor that is … [more]

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Preventing DogfightsPreventing Dogfights

For many owners that have multiple dogs, little scuffles here and there are natural. However, it’s important to understand what behavior is playful, and what dog-to-dog aggression is. Knowing this will reduce the chances of you, a family member, or a guest suffering from a dog bite.

The first step towards preventing dogfights in your home is to … [more]

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Dog Bite Liability: Vacationing With Your DogDog Bite Liability: Vacationing With Your Dog

As dogs have become more “humanized” over the years, or in other words have evolved more into family members rather than pets, it comes as no surprise that people are regularly including them in their vacation plans. Senior editor at Travelocity.com Courtney Scott states that as a result, “We have definitely seen growth … [more]

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Using Temperament Assessment to Select a DogUsing Temperament Assessment to Select A Dog

In a previous post, we discussed the role that temperament plays in your dog’s individual personality. When it comes to selecting a puppy for your family, if a certain breed interests you, find out first what the dog was bred to do. Select a dog based on the role they are expected to … [more]

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Understanding Dog Temperaments Understanding Dog Temperaments

Do you understand who your dog is as an individual? We don’t mean how they fit in with your family, but rather how his or her temperament affects who they are. Your dog acts in a particular way because of the characteristics they were born with, along with their distinct personality. Understanding their temperament can help you … [more]

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Training Your Dog to Be a “Canine Good Citizen”Training your Dog to be a "Canine Good Citizen"

Not many people know that just about any dog can become a therapy dog. There are a number of national therapy dog programs, such as Delta Society program. Each program has its own set of guidelines, but all require your dog to pass the American Kennel Club’s Canine Good Citizen[more]

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Dog Bite Liability Understanding Dog AggressionDog Bite Liability: Understanding Dog Aggression

Owning an aggressive dog does not make you a bad owner, nor does it automatically define your pet as dangerous. An aggressive dog can be a liability, and a dog bite can occur with or without training, which is why it is essential to have dog bite liability insurance coverage. Proper training can help … [more]

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