How Delaware residents can prevent dog bite injuries

Many people in Delaware and around the country suffer dog bite injuries every day. There are almost 80 million pet dogs around the country and approximately 4.5 million Americans suffer dog bite injuries every year. Almost of 1 million of these bites are severe enough to require medical attention in a hospital. The majority of dog bites are preventable and Delaware residents should take advantage of National Dog Bite Prevention Week to learn how to avoid bites. Avoiding dog bites is fairly simple and requires that everyone around a dog make safety a priority. Dog owners should properly train their dogs and educate their visitors on how to properly interact with the ...