It is a topic that we hear all the time as pet owners but so often our lives get in the way and taking the time to keep our four-legged friends fit and healthy can be forgotten. This post is just a friendly reminder of the importance of exercise!
Dogs need to use-up the energy running around their body!
Studies have shown that dogs that aren’t receiving regular exercise find other ways to use up their energy, and you might not like them! Regular exercise can help to reduce or eliminate common behavior problems, such as digging, excessive barking, chewing and hyperactivity.
Don’t be mean to overweight dogs!
I know there are people out there who write you letters to say thank you, but I wanted to write you a different letter. Not just a letter to say thank you, but for us to talk about something that goes on when dogs gain weight, and it is actually rather upsetting. Before I got my dog a dogPACER a year ago, the main reason we stopped going for walks wans’t just him. It was me.
He’s not angry. He is misunderstood.
You know, dogs are just like people. There are going to be some who are very gentle, quiet creatures, and there are going to be some who are just naturally more loud and aggressive. But do not fret if your dog is loud and sometimes aggressive. There are some simple steps to take to help curve some of your dog’s aggression, and we are here right now to share those steps with you.