Posts Tagged: Why is My Dog Aggressive?
Understanding Aggression in Pets
Good pet owners spend a lot of time with their pets and understand what they’re doing (at least most of the time!). However, it’s not unusual to be utterly perplexed by certain behaviors. For example, typically laid-back animals can go from zero to sixty when scared, surprised, or stressed.
Aggression in pets can be the direct result, but, fortunately, there are ways to prevent and manage these behaviors.
Know the Signs
Body language is highly informative when it comes to understanding how animals feel about something or someone. Aggression in pets is sometimes warranted, but if it’s something you deal with on a daily basis, it’s time to take a closer look.
Be mindful of the following signs of aggression in pets: