May
28
2015

So, Why Do Dogs BiteIt’s an age-old question dog owners ask; especially when determining their need for Dog Bite Liability Insurance Coverage; why do dogs bite, anyway? A number of assumptions have been made over the years, including “It just depends on the breed,” or “it’s always the owners fault,” or even “It’s just because they were abused as a puppy.” While all of … [more]

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Tips For Managing Redirected Aggression in DogsIn a recent post we discussed what the term redirected aggression means, and how it manifests in canine companions. Pet parents of dogs with aggressive tenancies often ask whether or not a canine companion can ever be “cured” of these behaviors. While there is no cure for redirected aggression in animals, there are many steps that pet owners can take … [more]

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Socializing Can Help Prevent Dog Bites at CA Group OutingsOver 600 Corgis and their owners hit the beach in Southern California on April 13th, 2015 for the annual So Cal Corgi Beach Day. What originally began as a simple meet-up group for local owners of the quirky-cute little pups with big personalities, has grown into one of the largest community events among dog owners. The spring … [more]

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Understanding Redirected AggressionHave you heard the term “redirected aggression”? If you regularly follow our blog, you might have come across a post we published last July, where we discussed dog fights, and the differing opinions there are about breaking them up. Breaking up fights is actually one of the leading causes of dog bites to humans. What’s more, is if your dog … [more]

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Who is At Fault in a Dog Bite Case

This question has stirred up quite the controversy in many Dog Bite Liability Claims; who is at fault in a dog bite case? The practical response may be the dog owner, the person who was bit (“They provoked my dog!”), or the parent or guardian of the child that was bit. In the eyes of the law, however, none … [more]

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Dog Bites in the News What are Some TakeawaysReading or hearing about dog bites in the news is practically a daily occurrence, yet most dog owners think, “It will never happen with my dog.” With the high number of incidents that occur, it’s important that dog owners not ignore these stories, but rather see what lessons they can take away from them. It’s also vital that owners be … [more]

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The Life of a Therapy DogWhat is a Therapy Dog? As we explored in a previous post, Training Your Dog to Be a “Canine Good Citizen,” with the appropriate training, almost any dog can become a therapy dog. Therapy dogs are those who, with their owners, visit hospitals, special needs centers, schools and nursing homes to provide emotional support and cheer to people with all … [more]

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How are Landlord Pet Requirements ChangingHow are Landlord Pet Requirements Changing?

The rules and regulations set forth by many landlords has been a longstanding obstacle for dog owners. Landlords have many reasons that they might disallow pets; their breed is a ‘restricted’ breed, they are too big, they don’t want to deal with the potential property damage that may occur, or they are afraid of … [more]

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The Nose Knows Answers to Pressing Dog Nose QuestionsThe Nose Knows: Answers to Pressing Dog Nose Questions

Any canine owner is likely aware of just how powerful a dog’s nose is; dogs are used for numerous jobs because of their strong smeller. Bloodhounds are often used as scent detection dogs for search and rescue work, beagles are used to track down a hunter’s kill, Labradors and schnauzers have … [more]

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Dog Bite Liability Fostering a DogDog Bite Liability: Fostering a Dog

Wanting a dog and having a dog are two very different things. If you’re ready for the responsibility of a new furry friend, then jumping in and adopting one might be the best choice for you. However if you’re teetering on the fence, perhaps fostering a dog would be the best option to getting … [more]

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