Dog Bite Liability: Holiday Pet Safety TipsDog Bite Liability: Holiday Pet Safety Tips

For many people, the holidays are the most fun time of the year. If you are a dog owner, naturally you will likely want your pet to join in the festivities. It’s important to consider their safety though, and ensure that you have eliminated any dangers from your home. Here are some pet … [more]

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Dog Bite Liability: Pet Adoption vs Buying – Part 1

Dog Bite Liability: Pet Adoption vs Buying – Part 1

Back in 2010, PetsMart Charities partnered with Ipsos Marketing to ask people why they choose to adopt their pets rather than buy them from a pet store or breeder, and vice versa. Though this research isn’t new, it still remains valid today.

In part 1 of this 2 part post, … [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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Dog Bite Liability: Vacationing With Your DogDog Bite Liability: Vacationing With Your Dog

As dogs have become more “humanized” over the years, or in other words have evolved more into family members rather than pets, it comes as no surprise that people are regularly including them in their vacation plans. Senior editor at Travelocity.com Courtney Scott states that as a result, “We have definitely seen growth … [more]

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Training Your Dog to Be a “Canine Good Citizen”Training your Dog to be a "Canine Good Citizen"

Not many people know that just about any dog can become a therapy dog. There are a number of national therapy dog programs, such as Delta Society program. Each program has its own set of guidelines, but all require your dog to pass the American Kennel Club’s Canine Good Citizen[more]

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Dog Bite Liability Understanding Dog AggressionDog Bite Liability: Understanding Dog Aggression

Owning an aggressive dog does not make you a bad owner, nor does it automatically define your pet as dangerous. An aggressive dog can be a liability, and a dog bite can occur with or without training, which is why it is essential to have dog bite liability insurance coverage. Proper training can help … [more]

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Tips on Educating Kids on Preventing Dog Bites Part 2Tips on Educating Kids on Preventing Dog Bites

Much like humans, dogs communicate their emotions in two ways; verbal and non-verbal, as discussed in our last blog post. However, young children are only in the early stages of their cognitive development and consequently, not capable of correctly associating a dog’s expression to a dog’s mood. Evidence shows that this … [more]

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Educating Kids on How to Prevent Dog BitesEducating Kids on How to Prevent Dog Bites

c. Similar to humans they deflect their anger or fear by means of a hostile gesture. They bite viciously without regard to the victim.

According to a survey conducted by the Humane Society of the United States, 50 percent of dog attacks involved children under 12 years old and 82 percent of … [more]

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