Posts Tagged: dog attack

A Tragic Reminder To Never Leave A Child Alone With A Dog

A child should never be left unsupervised with a dog. For any length of time. Period. It’s a simple message but sometimes we all need reminding: “A SIX-DAY-OLD baby has died in the most horrific circumstances after being mauled by

A Tragic Reminder To Never Leave A Child Alone With A Dog

A child should never be left unsupervised with a dog. For any length of time. Period. It’s a simple message but sometimes we all need reminding: “A SIX-DAY-OLD baby has died in the most horrific circumstances after being mauled by

A Hero? A Villain? No, Just A Dog

Here are two stories plucked from the media, in one the dog is portrayed as a hero, in the other the dog is the villain. The fact is, both dogs are doing exactly the same thing. Story 1: “A heroic

A Hero? A Villain? No, Just A Dog

Here are two stories plucked from the media, in one the dog is portrayed as a hero, in the other the dog is the villain. The fact is, both dogs are doing exactly the same thing. Story 1: “A heroic

This Survey Had A Lot To Tell… About Deceptive Statistics

This survey has frightening findings, until you read the fine print and realize that all the questions are meaningless. “More than half of dog owners said they knew someone who had been bitten or attacked by a dog while a

This Survey Had A Lot To Tell… About Deceptive Statistics

This survey has frightening findings, until you read the fine print and realize that all the questions are meaningless. “More than half of dog owners said they knew someone who had been bitten or attacked by a dog while a

You Dog Could Be Your Biggest Liability!

You may be surprised to know that a third of all home owner insurance liability claims are made over dig bites! “The cost of dog bite claims rose a whopping 53.4 percent from 2003 to 2011 according to the Insurance

You Dog Could Be Your Biggest Liability!

You may be surprised to know that a third of all home owner insurance liability claims are made over dig bites! “The cost of dog bite claims rose a whopping 53.4 percent from 2003 to 2011 according to the Insurance

The System Is Broken! What More Proof Do You Need!

“A toddler was so badly mauled in a vicious dog attack that her tongue was left poking through a gaping hole in her cheek. But the owner of the Labrador collie, which savagely clamped its jaws around Lucy Harris’ face,

The System Is Broken! What More Proof Do You Need!

“A toddler was so badly mauled in a vicious dog attack that her tongue was left poking through a gaping hole in her cheek. But the owner of the Labrador collie, which savagely clamped its jaws around Lucy Harris’ face,

How To Stop A Dog Fight

A dog fight is a very dangerous situation. Dangerous to your dog, to you and to others around you. When dogs fight, they momentarily ‘return back to the primordial wolf’ so to speak. What I mean by that is –

How To Stop A Dog Fight

A dog fight is a very dangerous situation. Dangerous to your dog, to you and to others around you. When dogs fight, they momentarily ‘return back to the primordial wolf’ so to speak. What I mean by that is –

Saving Dog Is Great… Just Stay On The Right Side Of The Law!

A Philadelphia Inquirer has an article about ‘big, burly men’ who claim that they are not a the group is not a ‘…bunch of vigilantes out to harass anyone with a pit bull’ But sound exactly like a bunch of vigilantes. Why

Saving Dog Is Great… Just Stay On The Right Side Of The Law!

A Philadelphia Inquirer has an article about ‘big, burly men’ who claim that they are not a the group is not a ‘…bunch of vigilantes out to harass anyone with a pit bull’ But sound exactly like a bunch of vigilantes. Why

My Four Ways To Reform The Dangerous Dog Act

With the 21st anniversary of Dangerous Dog Act (DDA) protesters are out in force condemning the act. but surely, protesting isn’t enough. If we want to improve the legislation we need to make constructive changes. Here are my four ways the Act can

My Four Ways To Reform The Dangerous Dog Act

With the 21st anniversary of Dangerous Dog Act (DDA) protesters are out in force condemning the act. but surely, protesting isn’t enough. If we want to improve the legislation we need to make constructive changes. Here are my four ways the Act can

Innocent Will Pay For Police Dog-Handling Incompetence

I have long argued that Police officers needs compulsory training in handling aggressive dogs. Ultimately if those skills are lacking, it’s not just the dogs that will pay dearly. Today this kind of incompetence almost claimed one victim: ‘As the

Innocent Will Pay For Police Dog-Handling Incompetence

I have long argued that Police officers needs compulsory training in handling aggressive dogs. Ultimately if those skills are lacking, it’s not just the dogs that will pay dearly. Today this kind of incompetence almost claimed one victim: ‘As the

What A ‘No-Kill’ World Looks Like

‘No country has as many stray dogs as India, and no country suffers as much from them. Free-roaming dogs number in the tens of millions and bite millions of people annually, including vast numbers of children. An estimated 20,000 people die

What A ‘No-Kill’ World Looks Like

‘No country has as many stray dogs as India, and no country suffers as much from them. Free-roaming dogs number in the tens of millions and bite millions of people annually, including vast numbers of children. An estimated 20,000 people die