Dogs are comfort animals to millions of individuals worldwide. However, not every dog has the demeanor of a cute and cuddly friend. 4.5 million people in America suffer from dog bites every year, with the most common sufferers being small children. Dogs will defend themselves if they perceive a threat or feel that they are in a dangerous situation.
What can be done to curb this behavior while also staying safe and vigilant? Van Sant Law has created a detailed infographic explaining why a dog may bite, as well as what you can do to make sure you and your loved ones are always safe.
To learn more on the topic, please see the accompanying guide.
Infographic courtesy of Van Sant Law, home to Atlanta’s injury attorneys