Dog Biting Assembly
In today’s assembly we learnt 3 rules to remember before we approach a dog.
Rule 1 always ask your parents.
Rule 2 ask the dog owner.
Rule 3 ask the dog.
Saying Hello to a dog: Do's and Don't s
Don't lean over a dog or pat them on the top of the head.
Don't grab or hug a dog.
Don't kiss a dog.
Do use a quiet voice and move slowly.
Do pat yourself on the leg and offer a hand.
Do wait for the dog to approach you.
Do stroke them under their chin, on their chest or side of their body.
What to do if a dog scares you?
BE A TREE:
Stand still and quiet, with your arms folded in. Count in your head untill the dog goes away.
BE A ROCK:
Kneel down, face to your knees, hands over your neck protecting your head. Count in your head until the dog goes away.