More Dogs In The Neighborhood Often Means Less Crime

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According to a recent study, a high concentration of dogs in a neighbourhood is associated with a low number of street and property-related crimes. Mutual respect and care are developed among people when friendly conversation and dog walking are encouraged. This seems to result in additional surveillance around the community, deterring potential crimes like robbery, aggravated assault, and possibly homicide. Want to find out if a neighbourhood is safe? Go for a walk on a busy morning and count how many dogs you see! Read full article here

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