Do Top Pet Health Insurance Claims Play a Part in Dog Bite LiabilityDo Top Pet Health Insurance Claims Play a Part in Dog Bite Liability?

Earlier this year, we published a blog post highlighting the link between dog health and behavior, stating that a dog’s poor health can increase their anxiety, and thus their tendency to react aggressively, even if they’ve never displayed aggressive behavior before. This could very well lead … [more]

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Solving the “My Landlord Won’t Let Me Have a Dog” Problem

Many a dog owner has faced this all-too-common dilemma; they go to rent a house, condo or apartment, only to be turned away because of the breed of their dog, or the fact that they have a dog at all.

Just as homeowners have difficulty buying homeowners insurance policies … [more]

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Breed Spotlight: The Bloodhound

Most popular for their extremely powerful sense of smell, the Bloodhound has been described as a “kind, patient, noble, and mild-mannered breed.” Bloodhounds are good-natured and due to this make great family pets. That being said, they can also be stubborn, so they need firm obedience training. Due to their strong sense of smell … [more]

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Dog Bite Liability The Great Vaccination DebateDog Bite Liability: The Great Vaccination Debate

Most people are aware of the vaccination debate as it pertains to children. Although vaccines have virtually wiped out a number of diseases that used to plague this country, many parents are fearful that they may cause harm to a child’s developing immune system, causing illnesses they may not have gotten otherwise. The … [more]

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Dog Bite Prevention and Warning SignsDog Bite Prevention and Warning Signs

Two months ago, we posted a blog announcing Dog Bite Prevention Week, and its intention to educate the public and raise awareness of the importance of preventing dog bites. As we’ve mentioned in other posts, even the gentlest dogs can bite. This is especially true if they are either mentally or physically unhealthy, … [more]

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Dog Bite Liability Breaking up a DogfightDog Bite Liability: Breaking up a Dogfight

Recently, we received a claim at F.I.D.O regarding a dog bite that resulted from a house guest breaking up a dogfight. Unfortunately, this is a rather common way for people to get bit. They sometimes mistakenly believe that their own dog, or even a friend’s dog, will not bite them. Quite often though, … [more]

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Dog Bite Liability Keeping your Pets and Guests Safe on the 4thDog Bite Liability: Keeping your Pets and Guests Safe on the 4th

As the 4th of July nears, many pet owners are excited to have their dogs join in their festivities; whether they are hosting a party at home or going down to the beach to watch fireworks. While it may seem natural to have your four-legged family … [more]

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Dog Bite Liability Homeowners Insurance not Enough for Some BreedsDog Bite Liability: Homeowners Insurance not Enough for Some Breeds

As many dog owners are aware, there are some homeowners insurance companies that are starting to write their policies with specific exclusions for dog bite liability, based on dog breed alone. Such a policy means that the owner has no coverage for any damages caused by a dog they own, … [more]

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Is Your Dog Included in Your Family Disaster Preparedness Plan Is Your Dog Included in Your Family Disaster Preparedness Plan?

No matter what area of the U.S. you live in, you have likely experienced or will experience a natural disaster. Hopefully, the damage will be minor and you will not be displaced from your home. However, as fairly recent events across the nation have shown, this is not always the … [more]

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Dog Bite Liability Do You Follow Proper Dog Park EtiquetteDog Bite Liability: Do You Follow Proper Dog Park Etiquette?

As a dog owner, you’ve likely visited an off-leash dog park at one time or another. These parks are a great way for your pooch to release their energy, get exercise, and get the proper socialization they need. Plus, it’s a great way for you to meet other dog lovers … [more]

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