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>>

The Early Show: Dog Bite, What to Do?

Recently on CBS-TV “Early Show,” veterinarian Dr. Debbye Turner Bell answered viewers’ questions about their pets. A couple of the questions were about dog bites. One viewer wanted to know why dogs bite people, and Bell said that “more often than not, a dog will bite out of fear, rather than aggression. Dogs that feel… Read More>>