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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Service Dog Etiquette Avoiding Harmful ConsequencesAlthough service dogs gain a lot of attention while out with their handlers, it is important to recognize the consequences of distracting these animals. As most passersby don’t realize, service animals are doing a very important job. Whether you or someone you know owns a service dog, it’s critical to understand what is considered appropriate behavior around these dogs when … [more]

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Common Canine Liability Legal ClaimsDog bite liability has been a hot topic in our blog posts; however the claims that we see are not just from bites, though that is often the costliest of legal claims. Claims can come from a person that is injured from tripping over your dog, being scratched, or from owners of other dogs who are injured by yours. According … [more]

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Should You Think Twice About Giving Your Dog Peanut Butter?A recent article published by Diply.com recently revealed a dangerous trend when it comes to one “people food” that pet owners love to give their dogs: peanut butter. Peanut butter is loved by many dogs and their owners; it makes a great, relatively healthy treat, it can be used to administer medicine, and can even be used for training purposes. … [more]

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Animal Control Appears to Be Out of Control in Some JurisdictionsOne person; that’s all it took. A single neighbor claimed to have seen Caitlin McAdam’s two dogs, Jake and Lucy, kill a cat. And as a result a $10,000 battle to save these two dogs from the death penalty began. When this incident occurred, McAdams was hit with “dangerous dog” charges under the state law in Colorado, and she was … [more]

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Dog Bite Liability Can “Old Dogs” Learn New TricksDog Bite Liability: Can “Old Dogs” Learn New Tricks?

It’s a very exciting time when a family decides to add a dog to their family. Whether you are purchasing a puppy or adopting an older dog, you have many considerations to make when deciding to grow your family. It’s important to take a good look at your lifestyle and day-to-day … [more]

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