In Australia, we heart our fur babies. According to an AAMI survey1, 38 per cent of pet owners even admitted ‘they love their pets more than family members’! So, if your pal is of the canine variety, it’s worth knowing how to keep them safe from dog attacks and what to do if they’re affected by one.

What causes aggressive behaviour in dogs?

Aggressive behaviour in dogs is usually informed by a few things, like genetics, training and environment. Some contributors to aggressive behaviour include:

  • a medical condition, particularly if a dog’s in pain
  • fear, or
  • feeling threatened.

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