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Children will likely encounter pets whether or not they have them in
their own home. Teach your children how to approach animals and set rules for
your children to follow when they are around a pet:
Also, teach children how to react if they are confronted with
an aggressive pet. The following apply specifically to dogs, but some concepts
can apply to other household pets:
November 26, 2012
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
& Thomas Emmett Francoeur, MD, MDCM, CSPQ, FRCPC - Pediatrics
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