According to the CDC, 4.5 million dog bites happen each year in the United States. On the last day of National Dog Bite Prevention Week, certified professional dog trainer Lisa J. Edwards joins us in the studio to talk to us about her new book. Please Don’t Bite The Baby (and Please Don’t Chase the Dogs) tells the story of her approach to introducing new human members of the family to our furry friends.
If everyone can start to understand the ABC’s of dog body language, we would probably drive those 4 and a half million [dog bites per year] down perceptibly. [31:53] – Lisa J. Edwards