Are k9 dogs dangerous?

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The dogs, often 110-pound German shepherds, are the county's trained police canines.

But according to press accounts, approximately 1,300 people have been attacked since 1987, making these police dogs — which are supposedly under the control of officers — the most dangerous canine unit in the country.

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The Dangerous Dogs Act outlaws breeds which are considered aggressive, like pit bull terriers.

The RSPCA says there's no proper evidence that one breed is more aggressive than another.

But the argument around Dangerous Dogs isn't a new one.

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Irresponsible ownership is more influential than breed on whether a dog poses a risk.

However, larger dogs are always capable of inflicting greater injury on other animals or people.

The Akita is a large, powerful breed with strong protective instincts.

If handled badly, Akitas can be dangerous.

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Irresponsible ownership is more influential than breed on whether a dog poses a risk.

However, larger dogs are always capable of inflicting greater injury on other animals or people.

The Akita is a large, powerful breed with strong protective instincts.

If handled badly, Akitas can be dangerous.

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And the simple fact is that dogs of any breed can become dangerous when they're intentionally or unintentionally raised to be aggressive." All dogs, including pit bulls, are individuals.

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Dogs have long been known as man's (and woman's) best friend.

Canines are loyal and lovable, and they often provide comfort, protection and other services to their human counterparts.

However, they can also be dangerous.

In fact, chihuahuas sink their teeth into vets more often than any other type of pooch.

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The Boerboel is considered to be the most agile of the Mastiff type dogs.

Socialization is necessary for Boerboels, as they can be aggressive toward other dogs, especially those of the same sex and breed.

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