aggression

Does Breed Determine Aggression?

Many people tremble at the mention of the word pit bull or boxer dog. They think that all dogs of these breeds are aggressive. However, there are some that say that Chihuahuas are actually more aggressive, but because they’re so…

Learn Why Dogs Attack

Animals try to defend themselves for several reasons. In this article, we’ll tell you some of the main reasons why dogs attack. Reasons why dogs attack Some people believe — there’s even legislation to support this theory — that there…

Tips For Approaching A Frightened Dog

Have you ever tried to pet a dog that runs away from your hand? There are several reasons why dogs run away. However, most of the time it all about the dog’s personality. Approaching a frightened dog takes a lot…

Dangerous Dog Breeds: Are some breeds actually bad?

For centuries, the question — “Are there dangerous dog breeds?” — has haunted trainers. The issue of whether dangerous dog breeds are this way because of their natural instinct or due to their upbringing is highly debated. However, thanks to…

Violent Dogs: Instinct or Training?

The Rottweiler, Pitbull, and other dog breeds are on the blacklist of potentially dangerous dogs. People say that they have it in their DNA. However, is that really true? Continue reading this article to learn more about this debatable topic:…

What to Do if Your Dog is Attacked

No matter what precautions you take, it’s always possible that one day your dog will be attacked. Sometimes, it happens right in front of the owners and there is nothing they can do about it. The truth is that many…

What is a potentially dangerous dog?

Some countries, such as Spain, use the term “potentially dangerous dogs” to describe and identify certain dog breeds. When it comes to deciding which breeds are on this list, the dog’s traits such as aggression, attack, or tenacity are taken…

How to Keep your Dog from Biting

Our four-legged friends not only stand out for their loyalty to man or for their (sometimes excessive) barking. Regrettably, sometimes they are in the news because they have bitten a person, causing serious injuries and even death. But can you…

Tips for Stopping a Dog Fight

Dogs are territorial animals, and when they see what they consider their territory to be threatened, they can get very angry. Even when your dog is calm, he could become involved in a fight accidentally. If the other dog attacks…

What to Do if Your Dog is Becoming Aggressive

Dogs are adorable pets that have won the reputation of “man’s best friend.” Throughout human history they have been adapting their behavior until becoming not only useful, but also friendly. Therefore, it is usually worrying when a dog becomes aggressive.…

How To Calm Down A Dog That’s Having A Tantrum

The temperament of dogs varies according to their personality. So, how can we calm down a dog that’s displaying angry or aggressive behavior? There are a number of techniques you can try. Sure, genetics have a role to play. However,…