Dog socialization is important to prepare your dog for new situations and give them the skills to handle new interactions with confidence. Dog socialization benefits your dog in many ways, however, there are some potential concerns that you should also be aware of and take into consideration with your outings.
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) is the scientific term for the degeneration of the retina. This disease is fairly common in certain dog breeds such as Bullmastiff and Husky. Progressive retinal atrophy causes a progressive loss of vision ultimately leading to blindness.
In most breeds, the gene that causes PRA is autosomal recessive which means that...