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Safety & Prevention

​Every year, more than 4.7 million Americans are bitten by dogs, with more than half of all victims younger than age 14.  Big or little, any dog can bite.

Pediatrician Corinn Cross, MD, comes on the Healthy Children Radio show to talk about how parents can teach their children to behave around dogs and what to do in case of an attack.

 

Last Updated
8/7/2013
Source
American Academy of Pediatrics (Copyright © 2013)
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