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 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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