Bloat: Bloat is a deadly disorder than can arise suddenly without warning. This is usually caused by stress and anxiety but can also be caused by eating food too fast or exercising after eating. Click here for more information on Bloat. 

This is an example of a really bad dog fight in Peru. Both are street dogs which normally have wonderful communication and respect the other street dog’s territory. For some reason, they are fighting but what’s important to notice is all the different methods (not proper, allowed here or recommended) that the passersby are using to break it up. The dogs will not let go. This is an instance where a bite stick would be used in order to prior the jaws off the victim dog. Keep in mind also, when the dogs part ways, neither dog is injured: no gashes, punctures or other wounds.

Stress Signals & Biting: