Thankgiving and time spent with family and friends is a great time for the humans in the family. For theprevent dog bites thankgiving dogs (and cats) in the family, however, it can be a time fraught with tension and anxiety; that tension and anxiety can very quickly escalate to a dog bite.

How can you have an enjoyable Thanksgiving visit with your friends … [more]

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Halloween is fast approaching. It’s a day that is great fun for children in costumes who are going door-to-door with the cries of “Trick or Treat!” They’re always hoping for the treat, of course, usually in the prevent dog bites form of a candy bar!

Halloween, though can be a scary time for your dog and a scared dog is one who is [more]

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October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, so designated by the American Humane Association and the ASPCA. Adopting a shelter dog is an ideal situation for many families any time of the year, but October is adopt a shelter doga month to highlight both the plight of shelter dogs and the joy a shelter dog will bring to your life.

If you and … [more]

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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.

It is important to understand that any dog has the [more]

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The reason many children get bitten by dogs is sheer proximity. Children are typically face level with dogs and that can lead to a bite. In America, close to five million people get bitten by dogs annually — more than half of those are children, this is according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Have you ever thought about having to write your dog’s “resume”? More and more landlords and commercial property rental agents are requesting a pet resume as part of the application process. If you’ve never heard of this you’re probably not alone.

Once you understand the need for a dog or pet resume, its benefits will become clear and you will … [more]

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You may not be able to prevent all dog bites, but you can certainly protect yourself from a dog bite by practicing preventative measures. No one wants to believe that their loving family pet can “snap” and bite a friend, family member or stranger, but it does happen.

In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that close … [more]

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No pet parent wants to think his or her dog could bite someone, but it can happen even to the “best” of dogs. Dogs, like humans, can be unpredictable. If you understand your dog and his body language, prevent dog bites though you will be alerted when he is uncomfortable and when he might bite whether out of fear, anxiety or out of … [more]

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Some people walk into dog ownership (or to being a pet parent) without knowing what costs are involved in shareing their lives with a dog. In the first year of a puppy’s life, they spend inordinate amounts of time at the veterinarian’s office for health check-ups and vaccinations.

As your dog ages, as long as she remains healthy you may … [more]

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