According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 800,000 Americans seek medical attention for dog bites each year; half of which are children. The rate of dog bite-related injuries is highest for children ages five to nine years, and nearly two thirds of injuries among children ages four years and younger are to the head or neck region.
FORT WAYNE—The HOPE for Animals program Snip-by-Zip 46806, sponsored by PetSmart Charities, has now begun offering transportation services. Each Sunday between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m., HOPE will be at a different location in the 46806 zip code to pick-up pit bull type dogs for spay/neuter services. The dog will be dropped off to their […]