National Dog Bite Prevention Week® takes place during the week of May 15-21, 2016. The event was created by the American Veterinary Medical Association. It focuses on educating people about preventing dog bites. The AVMA website has many helpful articles relating to education and prevention. We have provided links to them below.

Why Do Dogs Bite

How to Read Dog Body Language

Top Ten Scenarios to Avoid

Recognizing Risky Situations

Doge Bite Emergencies

Planning for Success

Teaching Children About Dog Bite Prevention

Responsible Dog Ownership