Animals are important beings in their own right, with each species having its unique characteristics. Some children are afraid of animals because they are different. Others can get so excited that they might do things that could harm an animal or cause the animal to harm them.
In both cases, children need to learn how to be safe with animals so that they can enjoy these wonderful beings that share this beautiful world with us. Watching wild animals and learning how they live can be fascinating. Playing with tame animals can be a wonderful experience if you know how to treat them with care and kindness. Sections in this article:
– Teaching Animal Safety
– Don’t Feed Wild Animals!
– Pets and People That You Don’t Know Are Still Strangers
– What Children Need to Know About Safety With Dogs
– Mountain Lion and Other Predatory Animal Safety Tips