Posts Tagged ‘Dog Training’

Preventing Dog Bites

American Humane is part of the National Dog Bite Prevention Week coalition, and has some advice for the public.

Every year more than 4.5 million Americans, more than half of them children, are bitten by dogs. The country’s first national humane organization, encourages adults to protect both children…

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Are Electric Dog Collars Cruel Torture Devices, or Life-Savers?

Shock collars — which produce an electric charge once dogs stray outside a set perimeter – have somewhat fallen out of favor. Many owners believe them to be cruel, painful ways to force animals to stay in their yards. However, the makers of these collars say the new models are anything but…

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