Feb
09
2018

As a pet parent you hope that your dog will never bite anyone. Have you ever wondered, though, why do dogs bite? There are myriad reasons why dogs bite. There are also signs that your dog is getting ready to bite and if you understand his signs and body language you may be able to stop a bite before it … [more]

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What You Should Know About Excessive ThirstIf your dog has been experiencing increased or excessive thirst lately, there could be a few underlying causes. While some are standard and expected, others are more sinister. A healthy dog is a happy and well-behaved dog, which is why we’re mapping out some of the reasons that your dog might be overly thirsty. Remember, always protect your four-legged friend … [more]

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

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The holidays are right around the corner, which means the temperatures are dropping and the days are becoming shorter. Whether your dog prefers to be outside during the day or you want some tips for taking your pet out safely for exercise and potty breaks, we’ve got you covered. The harsh elements of winter affect your dog just like they … [more]

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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.

The general public has [more]

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Decoding Your Dog’s Teeth ChatteringIf you’re a dog owner, you likely know there is no shortage of expressions your dog uses to interact with you. From jumping and barking to whining and crying, your dog’s communication with you is constant. In this post, we’re going to explore teeth chattering in dogs and decode what it means. Depending on the circumstances, it can be harmless … [more]

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

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The Reality of a Dog Bite: Nan & Huey's StoryIt was a beautiful day in the neighborhood, and Nan was taking it all in with dog Huey, who she was holding so he could enjoy the day with her.  Huey is a beautiful five-year-old Maltese who had never injured anyone or any other animals.  

When Nan was approached by an older person who asked to pet Huey, Nan explained [more]

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Service Animals > The Training Process

A Guide to Making Your Dog a Service AnimalIn our last two posts, we explored the dangers of misclassifying your dog as a service animal, and what exactly service dogs do. While the benefits of canine companionship are obvious, service animals require a lot of forethought and training to become eligible. In this post, we’re going to cover the basics … [more]

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Service Animals > Classification

What Classifies a Service Animal?In our last article, we discussed some of the potential dangers that can arise when a pet is misclassified as a service animal. While there’s no doubt that dogs tend to bring joy and comfort to their owners, claiming your pet is a service dog can have negative consequences. In this next installment, we’re going to … [more]

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

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The Dangers of Misclassifying a Service AnimalService animals of all types have long been praised for their loyalty to the humans they serve. While these trained animals by definition have a job to do, there are some people who abuse the system and label a pet as a service animal when it does not have sufficient training or credentials. This happens all too frequently, causing a … [more]

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Seasonal Dog Dangers: Allergy Identification and TreatmentIf you’re like most dog owners, you might see a spike in itching in your dog during the summer months. Adding to the list of summer dog dangers, our last few posts have covered other seasonal hazards, including dehydration and parasites. The intense heat and allergens in the air can stir up inflammation in your pet, but this … [more]

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