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*Beware of Dog* You don’t actually have to own a canine to scare a burglar into thinking you do. Post a sign in your yard that says, “Attack Dogs Trained and Sold Here,” says Susan Bartelstone, host of the radio show Crime Prevention 101 in New York City. “Extremely Vicious Doberman” works too, she says. “Then get a recording of a fierce-sounding barking dog and set it on a timer to go off periodically when you aren’t home,” Bartelstone says.
To give a burglar pause, leave a large dog bowl by the front door with the name “Cujo” or “Killer.”