Raising Your Paws - Your Pet Parent Resource

(Episode #84) How to Survive a Dog Attack and the Colors Your Cat Sees.

Published: 01/12/2021
dog threatening to bite person with hands close to dog's face

Full Show Notes for the episode. (this is a replay of episode 37)


Introduction Timestamps: 00:00 – 01:16

Segment 1: 01:20 – 09:33

Do cats see in color? How does your cat’s eyes show you its mood?  You’d think that cats have really good vision – but the truth may surprise you. I’ll take a closer look at those large, beautiful eyes feline eyes.

Segment 2: 09:34 – 33:17

Then, if your dog picks up garbage to eat when you’re out walking, do you try to take it out of their mouth? To avoid getting bitten in the process, dog aggression expert, Bryan Bailey, author of the book, “The Hammer: Why Dogs Attack Us and How to Prevent It” offers this caution. He’ll explain the  major reasons dogs become aggressive and exactly what to do to survive if you get attacked by an aggressive dog.

See the companion blog for the 5 ways your dog warns you that they may feel compelled to bite or attack.


Resources for this Episode.


Source for the story about cat’s eyes.  What Your Cat Knows, by Sally Morgan.

Bryan Bailey’s Website.

Bryan Bailey’s “Taming the Wild” Training and Boarding Company.

Bryan Bailey.

Amazon link to order The Hammer: Why Dogs Attack Us and How to Prevent It.