Canine Agression Toward Children
by Dr. I. Reisner
Edition: AVM Animal Tracks
Running Time: 6:53 min.
Every year, approximately 800,000 people in the United States are bitten by dogs, half of them children. Dr. Ilana Reisner, assistant professor of behavioral medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, discusses why children are so disproportionately the victims of dog bites, and how adults can help protect their children through training and education.