Dogs; Danger Or Protection

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Dogs; Danger Or Protection

Litzy Alcaraz, Editor in Chief

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A domesticated carnivorous mammal that typically has a long snout, an acute sense of smell, non-retractable claws, and a barking, howling or whining voice.


Many people believe dogs are very dangerous mostly to children.  But in other cases, people believe dogs as their family protectors. There have been many controversies about the situations of dogs with kids.


In an article by, it states ¨Aside from the fact that children are smaller than adults, children also do not appreciate the warning signs of aggressive behavior that some dogs exhibit before a bite¨ most of the time, dog bite attacks occur to small children because they do not contain the same intelligence as adults do.


Dogs contain love and protection in their natural instinct as well as aggression. Most dogs take upon their aggression more than their other instincts because of how they were raised or treated like babies.


There have been cases where dogs attack children because of an abusive relationship with the kids, if the kid pull their tail, bites them or hits them, there’s a possibility that the dogs will get mad and bite the kid.


Service dogs are dogs of protection, love and helpfulness. They are raised to help the people in need of them. In these cases, dogs are one of the best things God has created.  There are some kids that are blind, have anxiety or other disabilities which are reasons why their parents get them a puppy, who are trained so they could become services dogs and assist instead of harming kids.

Dog Bites and Children


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