Dogs are known as man’s best friend. While this is absolutely the case for some, it is not an absolute. 4.5 million Americans suffer from dog bites every year, with young children shouldering the brunt of the suffering. Dogs defend themselves for any number of reasons, like perceiving a threat or being in a frightening situation or environment.
Van Sant Law has created a short infographic explaining the numerous reasons why a dog may lash out and attack, as well as what you can do to prevent it from happening to you and those around you.
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Infographic courtesy of Van Sant Law, a firm specializing in Atlanta personal injury lawyers