Category Archives for "Dog Safety"

6 Great Reasons to Foster a Dog in Need

According to the ASPCA, over 7.6 million cats and dogs end up in shelters every year. What’s even worse…according to the statistic, only 2.7 million of them end up finding homes. That means nearly 4.9 million animals are put down every year, simply because they can’t find homes and shelters can’t care for them all. […]

7 Winter Safety Myths about Dogs You Shouldn’t Believe

During the summer months, there’s a lot of talk about the dangers of leaving your dogs out in the summer heat. However, once winter rolls around, people don’t seem to be as concerned about the temperatures. Of course, it’s common for people to remind dog owners to bring their pups indoors overnight when the weather […]

Dog Safety: What to Do If You Encounter an Aggressive Dog

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 4.7 million dog bites occur in the United States each year. Out of those 4.7 million bites, 800,000 of them result in the need for medical care. According to these statistics, 1 out of every 69 people in the US has been bitten by a […]