Dogs Have Really Strong Maternal Instincts
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We have all heard of hundreds of stories of dogs looking after newborn babies and protecting them when they are in danger. This can be a very good thing but also can be incredibly dangerous for the child and the other family members. Due to the dogs great maternal instinct they will do anything to protect their pup, in this case the baby, they may see a mother reaching for their child as a threatening act and attack.