Avoid a dog bite incident this Halloween

Everybody seems to love Halloween — but dogs may not appreciate all of the little ghosts and ghouls (or their parents) showing up at the door trick-or-treating. Here are some of the most important tips you can use to keep everyone safe this holiday season. If...

What types of dogs bite the most?

If the first thing you think when you think about “dogs that bite” is “pit bull,” you probably aren’t alone. Indeed, Ohio State University (OSU) researchers say that your instincts are likely correct — although not everyone agrees...

Welcome to dog-bite season!

Just about the time that the leaves start to turn, and the warm scent of pumpkin spice fills the air everywhere you go, insurance companies report an increase in dog bite claims. Ohio ranks third in the nation for such claims — which cost at least one insurance...

Love your dog? Protect your mailman

Mail carriers and pet dogs have a long and sordid history — to the point where “mailman versus dog” has become a pop culture trope. Unfortunately, Cleveland has a particularly bad problem when it comes to interactions between mail carriers and dogs....