4 Tips for Teaching Kids to Be Kind to Dogs

Kind to Dogs? How to Set a Good Example to Your Kids...

Fostering in children kindness and respect toward dogs is one of the most useful ways to change people’s actions and attitudes toward all animals.   While they are very young, children enjoy being surrounded by animal toys, characters and images. It’s vital kids grow up respecting animals and as research shows, empathy is a learned behaviour. Childhood is a perfect time to stimulate and nurture a lifelong empathy for all living creatures. It is best taught through real experience. Dogs and children can be great friends and here are four practical ways we can help youngsters be caring companions: Teach … Continue reading