1 GO TO NEW PLACES break the routine, don’t let your dog get bored
2 MAKE YOUR WEEKENDS MINI-ADVENTURES explore forests, beaches, small towns or villages, the countryside, even pubs!
3 FIND A WALKING BUDDY you’ll be motivated to walk and you’ll enjoy it more
4 MEET NEW DOGS, MEET NEW PEOPLE smile and interact, be friendly but don’t invade anyone’s personal space
5 DO SOME TRAINING but make it fun
6 PLAY track, hide-and-seek, fetch, let the dog use all his senses, use toys and treats
7 VARIETY IS THE SPICE OF LIFE change places, change routes, change pace, zig-zag, circle, retract your footsteps
Finally, 3 pieces of advice:
1.be creative but be safe
2.quality is as important as quantity
3. DON’T just walk your dog, walk WITH your dog
Remember: follow advice, not orders, I don’t want you to think like me, I just want you to think 🙂 Know your dog, do things that work, don’t do things that don’t work.