May 15-22 is National Dog Bite Prevention Week

Victoria Stilwell joins veterinarians and mail carriers on prevention campaign

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) hosts this year’s National Dog Bite Prevention Week® to help stop the nearly 5 million dog bites that happen every year. Internationally recognized dog trainer Victoria Stilwell, from Animal Planet’s “It’s Me or the Dog,” joined AVMA veterinarians, the United States Postal Service (USPS), pediatricians, plastic surgeons and representatives of the insurance industry in offering tips to prevent dog bites…