Dear Prudence video: Dog-maligning grandmother.

Help! My Mom Tells Her Grandchildren My Dog Will Bite Them if They Misbehave.

Help! My Mom Tells Her Grandchildren My Dog Will Bite Them if They Misbehave.

Advice on manners and morals.
Dec. 10 2014 1:28 PM

Dog-Maligning Grandmother

My mom tells her grandchildren my dog will bite them if they misbehave.

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In this week’s video, a man seeks counsel from Prudie after his mother keeps warning his nieces that his dog will bite them if they misbehave.

Emily Yoffe is a contributing editor at the Atlantic.