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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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.

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Is there a way to adopt the “best” dog for your family? Yes, there is. It involves knowing your family’sget best dog for your family unique lifestyle and finding a dog who can match that. For example, if you and your family love to run and bike and hike you won’t want to adopt a dog who can’t keep up. If, however, you and … [more]

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6 Signs Your Dog is Feeling UncomfortableSince our dogs can’t speak to us, it’s important that we pay attention to their body language to help us understand how they’re feeling at any given time. You want to know what makes your dog happy as well as when your dog is unhappy and needs to be removed from their current situation.

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When Do You Need Renters Insurance for a Dog?Are you a renter with a dog, or a renter who’s considering adding a new furry friend to the household? There are a few things you might need to consider first. You’ll need to carefully read your lease agreement and understand your property manager’s animal policies,  if dogs are permitted you should consider the damage your dog can do to [more]

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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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easter pet safetyEaster Sunday and April Fool’s Day are fast approaching — both on Sunday, April 1. Easter typically is a time for hiding and finding brightly-colored and dyed Easter eggs, Sunday finery and a time for friends and family to gather for a meal together.

We want everyone to have a safe, happy and dog-bite free Easter Sunday and that is … [more]

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