Family Health: Kids and Dogs
Caring Canines is one local group that participates in activities that introduce children to dogs. Check their website for further information: www.caringK9.com
Tips for safe interaction with dogs:
1) Do not reach through a fence to pet a dog.
2) Do not disturb a dog that is eating or sleeping.
3) Do not allow a child to play with a dog unless supervised by an adult.
4) Do not allow a child with food to approach a dog.
5) Be cautious around a mother dog with her puppies.