National Dog Bite Prevention Week

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Your dog’s instinct is to protect the family. Spay or neuter your dog. Tags: events news pet care Did you know that May 16-22 is National Dog Bit Prevention Week? Neither did we! That is, not until we got an email from the USPS. Now that we know, we are happy to spread the word. They are working hard to help spread that word about how to prevent dog bites.

Dog Park Dangers

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As long as we as pet owners understand the risks, we can minimize them as well as have a plan of action in place in the unfortunate event that something does occur. Your dog also needs to be spayed or neutered.

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National Justice for Animals Week

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With the theme “Fighting Animal Cruelty, Honoring Animal Victims,” the week will be an annual event dedicated to raising public awareness nationwide about how to report animal abuse—and how citizens can work within their communities to create stronger laws and assure tough enforcement. ALDF was founded in 1979 with the unique mission of protecting the lives and advancing interests of animals through the legal system.

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What To Do If You Find a Pit Bull

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It may feel threatened, and animals that feel threatened instinctually protect themselves. For example, the petting a dog’s tail; an abuser may have done something violent to the dog’s tail, and the dog may try to protect itself when you touch it there. It is an identifying chip that many dogs have implanted into their shoulders to identify their owners in the event of being lost. There are programs that exist that make costly vaccines and spaying/neutering affordable. •