Monthly Archives: May 2012

Infant Swings and Dog Bite Risk: National Dog Bite Prevention Week, Post #1

“Newborn killed after dog attack at home” is the headline that came across my desktop today. As always, I read the media reports with care to understand what the circumstances were and to deduce, if possible, what risks those circumstances … Continue reading

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Behavioral Kindness to Dogs: 5 Tips

Be patient and count to ten. In spite of the training you’ve done, and contrary to the expectations you might have, your dog is only human. If she picks up your shoe and plays “keep away” (by the way, a … Continue reading

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