“All dogs…can learn how to control their anger, but they have to learn.” Temple Grandin, Animals Make Us Human.
Socialization needs to be a part of your daily routine with your dog. Yet this can be full of danger and stress when dogs lack the social rules of the road. And because many dog breeds and mutts have lost their wolf submissive behaviors that avoid fights, dog owners, dog parents and Dog Leaders must get to know their dogs and supervise dog-to-dog greetings, both on and off the leash.
For further details on the differences in dog social smarts and supervising your dog at a dog park or first meeting, fetch my post called Wolfish or Puppish? Dogs Speak.