Dog Bite Prevention | The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Kohl's Injury Prevention Program

Dog Bite Prevention

Victims of severe dog-bite injuries are almost exclusively less than 10 years old. Dogs bite almost 5 million people each year in the U.S. The face is the most frequent target.

Safety around dogs

Teach your child these rules:

Teach your child what to do if a dog scares her:

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Pet Safety - Dog Bites Brochure

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