cynophobia

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a morbid fear of dogs

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My younger brother, who is a little obese and needs to have a brisk walk, does not come along due to fear of dogs.
Aaron, the scarred victim of a dog attack when he was nine, decides to overcome his fear of dogs by facing it head-on: he not only volunteers at a local animal shelter but starts educating the public about the variability in dog breeds as well, reminding them that labels like "pit bull" don't always tell the whole story.
Our children cannot go alone to Mohalla shop to buy any commodity for fear of dogs attack as they continue to roam in the street whole day long in pursuit of their prey, said Nabeela Anjum a house wife.
She is also a big fan of folk music and loves Ben Howard - but admits to having a huge fear of dogs.
He had developed a fear of dogs and his injuries meant that he had been left with permanent scarring.
CeCe helps to calm Mack, and Mack helps CeCe become more confident and overcome her fear of dogs, but a terrible mistake in the heat of the moment shatters everything.
London, Oct 05 (ANI): American author and entrepreneur Gotham Chopra has revealed in his new book that it was his beloved pet pooch Cleo that helped late Michael Jackson overcome his fear of dogs.
In 2008, Vaughan was ridiculed in Police Review magazine and a host of national newspapers after using his role as the Association of Chief Police Officers adviser on dogs to draw up guidelines that serving dog handlers argued could have seen searches put on hold if anyone in the house had an allergy or fear of dogs.
Others are rising to more personal challenges, including Bishop who struggles to keep from rocking while trying to overcome his fear of dogs.
Tommy D," another badge-wearing brother, is well known for his morbid fear of dogs.
Playing on his irrational fear of dogs, they punish him by using him as the quarry in their annual Christmas hunt.
Specific phobias - a fear of dogs, spiders or thunder and lightening.
Handlers must be mature, articulate, assertive, and self-motivated Soldiers who have no fear of dogs.
Anna needed emergency surgery and has been left with a terrible fear of dogs.
These included "sleep management"; "yelling, loud music, and light control: used to create fear, disorient detainee, and prolong capture shock"; and "presence of military working dogs: exploits Arab fear of dogs.