Parents want their children to grow-up with the love and
companionship of the family dog. Children are being forced to take on far too
much responsibility of rearing an emotionally healthy puppy or dog. The result?
Far too many bites. Who's fault is it? Have the dogs gone bad? Are the kids not
being taught how to behave around dogs? Or, are parents simply too busy to pay
Over the past years, there has been a huge increase in dog bites to
children. Why? Pia will discuss the most common triggers which cause dogs to
bite children, how they can be prevented and what to do if the bite has already
occurred. She has dealt with hundreds of cases dealing with children and dogs --
not all ending on a happy note!
What types of cases do you feel comfortable
taking on, if any, and if you do, can you keep everyone safe to avoid a future
bite? Are we asking too much of parents to manage the needs of both dog and
Pia's book "Raising Puppies & Kids Together, A Guide for Parents" is
becoming a resource for many parents around the country. This webinar will get
you tips to help educate parents, children and dogs!