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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Choosing a Dog Walker > Giving Them the Right Information

Hiring a Dog Walker? Set Them Up for SuccessIf you’re one of the millions of people who is stuck at an office for 9 or more hours a day, you know the stress that comes along with making sure your four-legged friend is well-taken care of. If you’re unable to walk your dog regularly, hiring a dog walker … [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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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]

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Dog Bite Prevention and Warning SignsDog Bite Prevention and Warning Signs

Two months ago, we posted a blog announcing Dog Bite Prevention Week, and its intention to educate the public and raise awareness of the importance of preventing dog bites. As we’ve mentioned in other posts, even the gentlest dogs can bite. This is especially true if they are either mentally or physically unhealthy, … [more]

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Dog Bite Prevention Week Starts May 18th– Are You Aware of Your Risks?

In 2013, dog bites for U.S. insurers climbed up to 17,359 claims, a 5.5% increase from the year before. The last time the number was even near as high was in 2003, with New York State having the costliest attacks. In fact, the average cost … [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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Tips on Educating Kids on Preventing Dog Bites Part 2Tips on Educating Kids on Preventing Dog Bites

Much like humans, dogs communicate their emotions in two ways; verbal and non-verbal, as discussed in our last blog post. However, young children are only in the early stages of their cognitive development and consequently, not capable of correctly associating a dog’s expression to a dog’s mood. Evidence shows that this … [more]

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