Most people see dogs as friendly, cuddly companions. While this is definitely the case for some, it is not a universal truth. 4.5 million Americans suffer from dog bites every year, with the most frequent of the victims being young children. Dogs will defend themselves for a multitude of reasons, like perceiving a threat or being in a situation unfamiliar to them.
Van Sant Law has created a relevant infographic detailing the many reasons why a dog may bite, as well as what you can do to prevent it from happening.
To read more on how to accomplish this, please see the guide provided.
Infographic courtesy of Van Sant Law, a firm specializing in Atlanta personal injury lawyers