Halloween is fast approaching. It’s a day that is great fun for children in costumes who are going door-to-door with the cries of “Trick or Treat!” They’re always hoping for the treat, of course, usually in the prevent dog bites form of a candy bar!

Halloween, though can be a scary time for your dog and a scared dog is one who is [more]

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Adopting a Dog? You Should Ask These Questions FirstIf you’ve decided that you’d like to add a dog to your household and your family, choosing to adopt an older or abandoned dog can be exciting, stressful, and truly rewarding. With an estimated 3.3 million dogs entering shelters each year, there are countless dogs out there looking for a new home and a new chance at life.

However, while [more]

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dog bite insurance coverageIt’s Pit Bull Awareness Month and for many homeowners who live with and love a Pit Bull, they want to raise awareness of the breed whom they love.

What we want to focus on, today is whether your homeowner’s insurance will be enough to cover and protect you if you have a breed that many insurance companies consider “excluded” from … [more]

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Are Pit Bulls Really Dangerous Dogs? Exploring the Public ConceptionSome argue that pit bulls are dangerous dogs. However, many factors lead toward aggressive behavior, including breeding dogs for protection, dog fighting, and social status. Abuse, neglect, chaining, tethering, and inadequate obedience training and supervision also significantly impact a dog’s tendencies.

The truth is that no dog is inherently “bad” or “dangerous”. So how do these expectations arise?

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October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, so designated by the American Humane Association and the ASPCA. Adopting a shelter dog is an ideal situation for many families any time of the year, but October is adopt a shelter doga month to highlight both the plight of shelter dogs and the joy a shelter dog will bring to your life.

If you and … [more]

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Why Do Dog Bites Happen?Dog bites are unfortunately quite common, and can cause incredibly stressful, painful, and expensive consequences. Because of this, there is a need to educate people and their children on how to avoid dog bites, particularly if they are dog owners or are looking to own a dog in the future.

It is important to understand that any dog has the [more]

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The reason many children get bitten by dogs is sheer proximity. Children are typically face level with dogs and that can lead to a bite. In America, close to five million people get bitten by dogs annually — more than half of those are children, this is according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Even the friendliest of [more]

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