The All-Time Key Benefits Of Walking Your Dog
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Walks are what your dog really wants. Having a pet is something that every one of us aspires to have. And on top of the list of the animals that sure captures many people are dogs. Dogs do have that unique charm in captivating their masters, as it is not surprising that they are called man’s best friend. Dogs don’t own such title for nothing; in fact they worked so hard in getting it.
Just picture out dogs living in the wild and relying on instinct to kill for food, and in the course of time, through man’s ingenuity, they were domesticated and somehow have been incorporated to the homes of mankind, heaven knows when. It is for this reason that dogs, above all animals, have a special place in every human heart.
As responsible pet owners and dog lovers, one very necessary thing to learn about such furry critters, is that they love to walk and run. Walking your dog on the sand of the beach not only provides you company to admire how beautiful the sun is, or how pleasant the gushing of the water to your ears can be, the activity serve as an opportunity for your dog to learn more about the world and for the dog to develop good behaviors during the stroll.
As what many dog owners would say, and what Cesar Milan, the dog whisperer would advise, it is important that dogs release their energy. Good walks can tire out dogs in both physical and emotional aspect of their selves, so that within the day, they will maintain good behavior.
In order for you to enjoy your stroll with your dog, you can actually incorporate play to how your walk with your dog goes. You can have your dog scavenge and hunt for treats by tossing something as you walk and by letting them find it. As natural scavengers, such play activity will really make them enjoy the walk. You will surely notice about the extent of how much they love to find something that they can put in their mouth. Such activity will also make your furry friend develop an acute sense of smell.
Remember that dogs have 10,000 times stronger sense of smell than humans, as such, making them hunt with the things that you throw as you walk will really help them use their sense of smell. Moreover, you must try to walk fast and to change direction, so that your lovely pet will develop some agility and will not find your walk boring.
Strolls on the boulevard, or any patio for that matter, is an exercise to hone the social skills of your beloved pets. Your dogs will learn to meet new people, and will know how to act with strangers they meet on the way. It is also a chance for you, as pet owner, to teach your dog, how they should behave towards other animal, and other pet owners as well. Truly, a simple walk with your dog can teach so many things that your pet needs to learn. As such, walks or strolls should never be amiss in a day.