The Northwest Herald reports dogs unleashed in neighborhoods and showing aggressive behavior at dog parks has lead at least one Lake in the Hills man to avoid taking his dog out on as many walks and from visiting the LITH Bark Park.
Dog owners are held responsible for their pets' behavior — including any aggressive behavior — at the Lake in the Hills Bark Park, according to the article. The parks department has received three complaints of dog bites among the 500 dog owners signed up to use the park.
In McHenry County, there are more than 500 dog bites reported each year, according to the NW Herald.
The Northwest Herald also provides tips on how to safely break up a dog fight and on how to keep your child safe around dogs.
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