Are bigger dogs really more dangerous?

Small, cuddly and cute, these yappy small breed dogs can be dangerously deceiving. In lists compiled throughout the nation, the following ten dogs are consistently ranked amount the most deceptively dangerous: Dachshund, Chow Chow, Jack Russel Terrier, Dalmation, Cocker Spaniel, Bull Terrier, Sharpei, Pekingese, Beagle and Chihuahua. Studies have been done to determine if certain… Read More>>

The Best Ways to Prevent Dog Bites

Over 4.5 million Americans suffer dog bites each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Of those 4.5 million dog bites, one in five will require medical care and about 31,000 people need reconstructive surgery each year because of a dog bite. The most likely victims of dog bites are children, as are people… Read More>>

Dog Bites and The Resulting Lawsuits

Next week is National Dog Bite Prevention Week, May 16-22. This program is created to educate dog owners and help prevent dogs from attacking people and causing injuries. Dog bites can lead to massive lawsuits and also a quarantine of the dog who bit the victim. There have been many incidents where an owner of… Read More>>