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What do I do if I’m bitten? If you are bitten by a dog, here is a checklist of things you should do: If the dog's owner is present, request proof of rabies
Date: 5/7/2013 Size: 83KB

https://www.avma.org/public/Pages/Dog-bite-emergencies.aspxView duplicates

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Over 4.5 million people a year are bitten by dogs in the U.S. Almost 1/5 of those bitten require medical attention. Get the facts, and help prevent dog bites
Date: 2/23/2017 Size: 102KB

https://www.avma.org/public/Pages/Dog-Bite-Prevention.aspx

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You can take steps to prevent dog bites and plan for success: educating yourself and your children, zoning your home, and understanding escalating situations
Date: 5/7/2013 Size: 88KB

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It’s important to know how to avoid escalating risky situations with dogs, and understand when you should and should not interact with dogs.
Date: 5/13/2016 Size: 91KB

https://www.avma.org/public/Pages/Recognizing-risky-situations-.aspx

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When you're teaching children about dog bite prevention and how to be safe around dogs, keep it simple. Discuss animals, how we relate to them, and the role of
Date: 5/8/2013 Size: 87KB

https://www.avma.org/public/Pages/Teaching-children-about-dog-bite-prevention.aspx

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Imagine you were told you weren’t allowed to live somewhere or do something because had a specific “look” about you that some people didn’t like.
Date: 6/10/2016 Size: 88KB

https://www.avma.org/public/Pages/Why-Breed-Specific-Legislation-is-not-the-Answer.aspx

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Communities have been banning or strictly regulating pit bull-type dogs and other “dangerous” breeds for the past three decades.
Date: 11/9/2017 Size: 102KB

https://www.avma.org/News/JAVMANews/Pages/171115a.aspx

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Share facts about dog bite prevention on your social media profiles to help educate clients and others about dog bite prevention.
Date: 2/23/2017 Size: 94KB

https://www.avma.org/Events/pethealth/Pages/Dog-Bite-Prevention-Social-Media-Tips.aspx

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Breed-specific legislation unfairly criminalizes good dogs and doesn't address the real causes of dog bites.
Date: 12/8/2014 Size: 91KB

https://www.avma.org/News/PressRoom/Pages/bsl-release.aspx

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​Collaboration promotes National Dog Bite Prevention Week® SCHAUMBURG, Illinois (May 18, 2012) – Of the 4.7 million Americans victimized annually by dog
Date: 9/14/2012 Size: 91KB

https://www.avma.org/News/PressRoom/Pages/Dog-Bite.aspx