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Finding the Right Dog Walker: Suiting Your Dog’s NeedsAs a proud pet parent, you know your dog better than anyone else. So, when it comes to finding the right walker, it’s up to you to pinpoint exactly the type of experience they need. From lounging around to going on group walks, there are so many different types of activities … [more]

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Dogs & Fear of Strangers: Reading the SignsIf your dog has a fear of strangers, he’s not the only one. Depending on the temperament and socialization your dog experienced as a puppy, he or she might be anxious or nervous around new people and dogs. As many people see a dog and their first reaction is to pet without asking, strangers don’t always help the situation. … [more]

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Does Your Dog Have a Fear of Strangers?For any dog owner, it can be stressful and unnerving for your dog to meet strangers when he or she is fearful. For your dog to be comfortable with new people, it requires a bit more than just understanding the person is making an attempt to be friendly. As we explore why your dog may feel nervous and how to … [more]

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Hackles on Dogs Decoding Behavior

For many pet owners, raised hackles (the fur along your dog’s back and shoulders) indicates potentially aggressive behavior and a threat. However, your dog might simply be signaling his excitement or anxiety to you without your knowledge. As understanding your dog’s behavior can help you modify how he or she is introduced to new dogs and situations and prevent undesired … [more]

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Why does my Dog Foam at the Mouth?While many associate a dog foaming at the mouth with the infestation of rabies, this is actually quite rare. Dogs foam at the mouth for a variety of reasons and understanding why is a critical factor for any responsible owner. Some foaming indicates the ingestion of a poisonous substance and some results from overexertion and stress. Therefore, protecting your pup … [more]

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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]

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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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Dog Bite Liability: Halloween Safety Tips for Pet OwnersDog Bite Liability: Halloween Safety Tips for Pet Owners

Halloween is an enjoyable time of the year for many children and adults, but often not fun for pets. There are many safety factors you need to think about as a pet owner. Some pet safety hazards are well known, such as the toxicity of chocolate. However, one factor that is … [more]

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Preventing DogfightsPreventing Dogfights

For many owners that have multiple dogs, little scuffles here and there are natural. However, it’s important to understand what behavior is playful, and what dog-to-dog aggression is. Knowing this will reduce the chances of you, a family member, or a guest suffering from a dog bite.

The first step towards preventing dogfights in your home is to … [more]

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