The Difference Between Playful Bites and Aggressive BehaviorLike most animals, dogs can get frisky when interacting with other dogs, and sometimes it can be difficult for their owners to discern whether they’ve crossed the line into aggression. It is important to be able to differentiate play biting from aggressive biting, regardless of a dog’s age. Aggressive behavior is not as common in puppies as it is in [more]

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Does my homeowner’s insurance coverage protect me if my dog bites someone?” It’s a question I get does homeowners insurance cover dog bitesasked all the time. People will call the office to inquire about dog bite insurance or to receive a dog bite insurance quote and the conversation inevitably turns toward whether, or how much, a homeowner’s insurance policy will protect someone.

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The Results Are In: These Are the Best Dog Breeds for Apartment LivingIf you’re longing for a furry friend but you’re unsure how it would work with your current space, it is helpful to educate yourself on what breeds would be a better fit for apartment living. A tight living space would be more enjoyable with certain dog breeds over others, which might require large yards and frequent exercise.

Fortunately, many breeds … [more]

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Are Certain Dog Breeds Inherently Dangerous? Debunking Common MythsIf you’ve had a dog or considered getting one, you’ve likely looked up information about the different breeds’ behavior, and you might have heard some claims that certain dog breeds are naturally “dangerous” or “aggressive” and wouldn’t make good pets. These claims are myths, and these myths only add fuel to the fire that is breed-specific legislation in dog liability [more]

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So, Your Dog Has Bitten Someone. Now What?Are you positive that your dog would never bite another person? You never know what could happen in the heat of the moment, and it always better to be safe than sorry. Maybe what you never thought would happen already has. If your dog has bitten someone, you are most likely worried and upset. A claim may be filed. Luckily, … [more]

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In a previous post, we talked about how to protect your dog during the harsh winter months and keep him or her comfortable. Depending on your dog’s breed, size, coat and health, he may need to be bundled up a bit more to go outside.

Cold tolerance varies from dog to dog, so depending on where you live, you … [more]

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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.

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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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Here is Why You Should Never Admit Guilt in a Dog Bite CaseAs the majority of dog owners can agree, any discrepancy that leads to a dog bite is the worst-case scenario. However, rather than apologize profusely and admit fault for the incident, consider the events that led up to the bite. By managing the situation objectively, the fault of your dog and any associated penalties and repercussions can be avoided. This … [more]

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