Client handout: Is my dog playing or fighting?

2017-06-06
Lisa Radosta, DVM, DACVB

Help your veterinary clients understand the difference between safe, healthy play and aggressive, traumatic interactions.

Oh, they're just playing … right?

It can be tough to discern the difference between dogs having fun and dogs having a fight-especially if one dog is much larger and stronger than the other. This client handout can help clients spot the signs of normal play. It also details causes for concern and what to do when things get aggressive. Click here or on the image to the right to download a printable copy.