Did you know that nearly 50% of bites in America involve a dog owned by the victim’s family or neighbors? On top of that, out of the 4.5 million people bitten by dogs each year, more than half of the sufferers are children. With the potential for harm just around the corner, it’s essential that owners take necessary precaution in order to control their dogs and even educate their children on how to be safe around pets.
Van Sant Law has provided an in-depth guide to provide pet owners and lovers alike on how to practice safety around dogs. Dogs may be man’s best friend, but they still possess animal instincts that they will rely on if necessary.
To learn how to prevent a dog bite from happening to you or a loved one, please see the provided resource.
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