Every cat owner has suffered a bite or bad scratch at some point. While these wounds are painful, most people don't realize just how dangerous a cat bite really is.
In April, National Dog Bite Prevention Week aims to reduce the potential for dog bites by teaching people about dog bite statistics and dog behavior. This is an important effort since 4.5 million people suffer dog bites every year.
Kids look forward to Halloween all year, and you want it to be a fun night for them. As a parent, you also need to make sure it's a safe night.
Thirty-three Rottweilers seized from a Saint Clair County home will be euthanized after two of the animals wrongful death an 82-year-old neighbor last month. Police and animal control officers sent out to collect the dogs say they were met with fierce lunging and barking as the Rottweilers tried to break out of their cages and attack. The county prosecutor asked a court to order the dogs destruction because "they were raised in an environment that created basically a murder weapon."