You may not think it, but dog attacks are a serious problem in Australia. Out of the 5140 dog attacks reported to councils across the state, 3017 victims were humans (4729 were on other animals). The numbers have not dropped and many people continue to be injured and unfortunately a few do not survive these attacks.
Our goal with this post is to help you. We hope you never become a victim on this terrifying situation, but knowing some strategies for dealing with this kind of attack could save your life. We've made this infographic which outlines some effective ways to avoid an attack and apply self-defence methods to survive and get home safely.