Category: Dog Fun

Bored this Winter? Consider Taking A Class!

Classes to take with your dog
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Looking to change up your routine and add some excitement to you and your pup’s life? Try taking a class!

I know, it sounds like it’s for over-achievers, but it’s not, I swear. Classes are a great way to get you and your best friend out of the house to enjoy some fun activities and social time. And believe it or not, there are probably a lot more classes available to you than you’d think. Plus, classes offer a myriad of benefits for both you and your dog!

Below is a list of some of the most common classes you’ll find for you and your four-legged pal. If you’re lucky enough to live in an extra dog-friendly area, you’ll probably find a lot more, too! (more…)

Activities for Saving A Rainy Day

Indoor Activities for Dogs
Living in an area where weather doesn’t always allow for outdoor play can be challenging, but with a little creativity, you’ll be having fun in no time. Whether you’re looking to tire out your hyperactive dog, or just have a fun play session, there are plenty of things you can do to turn a rainy day into an active one. Not to mention, your dog will appreciate the novelty of a new activity.

Here are my top four go-to activities for fun on a rainy day.

Interactive Toys

A little mental exercise goes a long way, so finding activities that challenge your dog’s brain is key. Interactive toys are a great way to tire your dog out and help him learn in the process. Puzzle toys help your dog problem solve and that takes a lot of mental energy. Kong makes several stuffable toys you can fill with your dog’s favorite treats for him to work on getting out, as does PetSafe. You can also find various puzzle toys, like this one from Ethical Pet. (more…)