Besides the pool and the beach, summertime is the time for dog bites. The hot weather combined with active get-togethers create the perfect combination for accidents waiting to happen in the form of dog bites.
Naturally, children are more prone to being bitten by dogs, largely because due to age or ignorance, not all of them know the proper way to behave around dogs.
Below are 10 tips you and your children must know about approaching and playing with dogs, especially in the summertime.
1. Dogs get overheated and cranky...just like us.
Sometimes they need to not be around people. Pet owners can do them a favor and keep them away from people during family get-togethers and barbecues.