Dog Bite Prevention

What Can Owners Do To Prevent Dog Bites

What Can Owners Do To Prevent Dog Bites

Dog Owners  Must Supervise all interactions between children and your dog. Attend dog training classes and use a training method that stresses a reward-based approach (correction-based training methods can increase aggression) Involve children in training and teach...
What Can Owners Do To Prevent Dog Bites

Things You Should Not Do ….. & Things To Do Instead

Following these dos and don’ts will help keep promote child safety around dogs and prevent dog bites. Do not hug a dog; put your face close to his face or lie on him. Do sit beside your dog, rub his chest or scratch him on the side of the neck. Do not play...
Why Do Dogs Bite?

Why Do Dogs Bite?

There are several possible reasons why a dog may bite a child: The dog is protecting a possession, food or water dish or puppies. The dog is protecting a resting place. The dog is protecting its owner or the owner’s property. The child has done something to...