It’s hard to believe that August is coming to and end and that soon we will be in autumn and then responsible dog owner winter! Before September hits, though we wanted to share information on Responsible Dog Ownership Month which is what September has been designated by the American Kennel Club.

Pet parents want to be responsible and many do their best to … [more]

Posted by Robbi Hess in: Blog Canine Liability Insurance

Tagged: canine behavior canine liability dog bite liability

Dog Training Education Month: Effective Training PracticesEach February, we celebrate Dog Training Education Month. Now is the best time to learn about the best training practices! Knowing how to simplify training can make life so much easier for you and your dog. A trained dog is normally a happier dog, and a trained dog is less likely to bite or have other behavioral issues. Take advantage … [more]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Canine Liability

Tagged: canine behavior canine liability Canine Liability Insurance dog behavior dog training dog training tips training

Helping Your Adopted Dog Adjust to a New HomeSo, you have adopted a new dog. You’re most likely experiencing all the great feelings of bringing in the new member of the family. Eventually reality hits and you realize that while it is rewarding, this new endeavor comes with an immense load of responsibility. You’re likely seeking ways to help your dog adjust to their new home, and we’re … [more]

Posted by Dog Bite Quote Blog in: Blog Canine Liability

Tagged: adopting a dog canine behavior Canine Liability Insurance dog bite liability dog insurance introducing new dog to home

Is Your Dog Fearful? Here’s How to CopeFearful dogs react to trigger situations in ways that humans view as “bad behavior.” These include but are not limited to barking, aggression, leash reactivity, snapping, and growling. While these are less than ideal for dog owners, it simply means your dog is trying to communicate his or her discomfort in that scenario. Whether your dog is fearful of strangers, … [more]

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

Tagged: canine behavior Canine Liability Insurance dog behavior dog insurance Dog Owner Liability insurance preventing dog bites

Decoding Dog Behavior: Reading Body LanguageThere is no shortage of ways your dog communicates with you each day. Since he or she doesn’t speak your language, your dog uses body language to communicate everything from excitement to fear, happiness and anxiety. As a responsible dog owner, it’s up to you to decipher what they’re trying to tell you to avoid an unwanted situation. Before reading … [more]

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

Tagged: canine behavior Canine Liability Insurance dog dog behavior dog bite liability Dog Owner Liability

Understanding Dog Communication: Lifted PawsYour dog interacts with you using his body every single day. It’s up to us, as responsible dog owners, to decode their behavior and decipher what they are trying to tell us. Paw lifting, as common as it is, serves a few different communication purposes: some innocent and some potentially threatening. In this article, we’ll explore the different types of … [more]

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

Tagged: canine behavior Canine Liability Insurance decoding dog behavior dog bite insurance dog bite quite preventing bites preventing dog bites

How Responsible Dog Ownership Can Limit Bite RisksHow Responsible Dog Ownership Can Limit Bite Risks

When it comes to preventing dog bites, it’s important to first understand why they happen. There are many opinions from experts in various fields as to why a dog will bite. For example, popular dog trainer Cesar Millan states that there are 5 main reasons a dog bite might occur; possessiveness, fear, … [more]

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

Tagged: canine behavior dog bite liability dog bite risk management dog bite risks insurance Liability preventing dog bites