Veterinary professionals views on pet behavior issues in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014

Vets attitudes to pet behavior issues in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014 This statistic displays the proportion of vets and vet nurses who agree with various issues concerning pet behavior in the UK, from a survey conducted in 2014. Of the responding veterinary professionals, only 21 percent agreed that it was acceptable to leave a child unattended with a dog.
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Percentage of respondents in agreement
It is acceptable to leave a child unattended with a dog.21%
I have been frightened or concerned by a dog’s behaviour.91%
Children’s play areas should be dog-free zones.73%
Owners must take full responsibility for their dog’s behaviour.98%
Dog licences should be reintroduced.81%
HM Government should take the issue of dangerous dogs more seriously.81%
Owners should face tougher penalties if their dog attacks another person or animal89%
Percentage of respondents in agreement
It is acceptable to leave a child unattended with a dog.21%
I have been frightened or concerned by a dog’s behaviour.91%
Children’s play areas should be dog-free zones.73%
Owners must take full responsibility for their dog’s behaviour.98%
Dog licences should be reintroduced.81%
HM Government should take the issue of dangerous dogs more seriously.81%
Owners should face tougher penalties if their dog attacks another person or animal89%
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This statistic displays the proportion of vets and vet nurses who agree with various issues concerning pet behavior in the UK, from a survey conducted in 2014. Of the responding veterinary professionals, only 21 percent agreed that it was acceptable to leave a child unattended with a dog.
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Release date
December 2014
Region
United Kingdom
Survey time period
2013
Special properties
Vets and vet nurses
Method of interview
Online survey
Supplementary notes
Number of respondents not specified.

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