Summer Dog Dangers: Preventing DehydrationSummer is the best time of year to take your dog out for a day of fun in the sun. However, with outdoor activities and exertion in extreme heat comes the risk of dehydration and other potential issues for your pet. In this article, we’re going to point out what you should watch out for and how to prevent … [more]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Canine Liability

Tagged: canine liability Canine Liability Insurance preventing dog dehydration summer dog dangers summer safety for dogs

There is plenty to do with your four-legged friend when summer approaches – from beach excursions to hikes, play dates, and camping. While the sun may be out, extreme heat and risk for parasites and dehydration are a few of the common dangers that summer presents. The best way to protect your dog is to obtain a Canine Liability policy, … [more]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Canine Liability

Tagged: canine liability Canine Liability Insurance dog dangers in summer dog health dog health for summer summer dangers for dogs summer health

Dogs & Fear of Strangers: Reading the SignsIf your dog has a fear of strangers, he’s not the only one. Depending on the temperament and socialization your dog experienced as a puppy, he or she might be anxious or nervous around new people and dogs. As many people see a dog and their first reaction is to pet without asking, strangers don’t always help the situation. … [more]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Canine Liability Insurance

Tagged: canine liability Canine Liability Insurance dog anxiety dog bite insurance dog fear dogs and stranger fear fear of strangers preventing dog bites

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]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Dog Bite Liability

Tagged: Canine Liability Insurance dog bite liability Dog Bite Liability Insurance dog bite prevention national dog bite prevention week

Does Your Dog Have a Fear of Strangers?For any dog owner, it can be stressful and unnerving for your dog to meet strangers when he or she is fearful. For your dog to be comfortable with new people, it requires a bit more than just understanding the person is making an attempt to be friendly. As we explore why your dog may feel nervous and how to … [more]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Canine Liability Insurance

Tagged: Canine Liability Insurance dogs and fear of strangers overcoming fear of strangers in dogs preventing dog bites stranger fear in dogs

Identifying Common Aggression TriggersEach dog is as unique as their owner, and each dog has different triggers that set them off. While some dogs might be more sensitive than others, there are many common triggers that can result in aggressive behavior. If that’s the case for your dog, it’s important to recognize which actions and circumstances spark the behavior in order to prevent … [more]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Canine Liability Insurance

Tagged: aggression triggers Canine Liability Insurance Dog Aggression dog aggression triggers

Undergoing a Home Remodel? Keep your Dog CalmUndergoing construction in your home can be a stressful experience both for you and your four-legged friends. With all the commotion, power tools, and loud bangs, it’s no wonder your dogs are probably a bit unnerved by a remodel. With that in mind, we have devised a simple list of tips to keep your dog as calm as possible during … [more]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Canine Liability Insurance

Tagged: Canine Liability Insurance Dog Owner Liability home renovation keeping your dog calm during renovation

The Dangers of Overfeeding Your DogJust like humans, your dog needs to have nutritional balance to function properly. While many loving dog owners want to spoil their pup with food scraps and a few extra bites of food, this can lead to a whole host of issues – namely obesity – which are dangerous and difficult to resolve. A dog that maintains a healthy weight … [more]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Dog Owner Liability

Tagged: Canine Liability Insurance dangers of overfeeding your dog dog overfeeding Dog Owner Liability obese dog overweight dog

Avoiding Hidden Dog Park DangersGoing to the dog park is often your pet’s favorite part of any car trip. With so many potential new friends, fresh air, and an outlet for their energy, it’s hard to find the pitfalls of such parks. However, apart from the obvious dangers of dog fights and socializing with unknown dogs in large quantities, there are some hidden dangers … [more]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Canine Liability Insurance

Tagged: Canine Liability Insurance Dog Owner Liability dog park dangers dog parks reducing dog bites

Is Your Dog Acting Out Because He’s “Hangry”?Does your dog look forward to feeding time more than anything else? Does he seem insatiable when it comes to food? Does your dog seem irritable lately? Is he pacing or whining seemingly out of nowhere? If you answered yes to any of these questions, it’s possible that your dog is reacting out of frustration and hunger. As we explore … [more]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Canine Liability

Tagged: Canine Liability Insurance dog bite liability hangry hangry dog behaviors is your dog hangry