Frequently Asked Questions for Parents

Why should my children learn about gun safety if there are no guns in my home?
I am thinking about purchasing a gun to protect my family in case of an intruder. Isn’t this the best way to keep us safe?
I keep my gun hidden on a high shelf in a closet at home. My children are not even aware that there is a gun in the house. Isn’t that safe enough?
Since I keep my handgun loaded for protection and I have children in the home, what is the best way to keep my gun stored safely?
I heard that children as young as three years of age are able to pull a trigger on a gun. Is this true?
Sometimes my child goes to his friend’s house to play or stay overnight. I am not sure whether or not there are any unsecured guns in that home. What should I do?