7 Fun Activities You Can Do With Your Dog During Weekends
Publish Date: April 13th, 2021; Author: Darren M. Jorgenson.
Weekends could be boring if you do not have anyone to spend time with or share your feeling.
Living alone can make you suffer from many mental health issues like depression, loneliness, anxiety, or stress, but owning a pet can be a great choice for you. It can change our boring weekends into interesting ones. A pet’s company can make your weekends more excited and cheerful. There are many things people do to kill boredom.
If you are spending your weekends in boredom with your pet, then all you need to do is to follow these seven best fun facts:
Fun activities you can have with your dog
Take your dog for walks in the city
If you do not have anything to do on your weekends, you must take your dog to your city and socialize with new people. Make your dog familiar with your city, and explore some new places where you can spend time with your pet. Taking your dog along with you makes him happier and refreshes their mind as well.
Go swimming and explore beaches or lakes
Some dogs are not that much fond of water, but some are when it comes to swimming. It depends on the type of breed that you have.
If your dog loves water and spends time inside the bathtub happily, then you must take your dog swimming. Your dog will definitely love to spend some time at the pool or any other bodies of water.
There are many pet-friendly beaches around the country where you can take your dog. Enjoy with your dog by running around on the beach and going down into the water with your pet.
Go on a bike ride together
While going out on rides, you must take your dog with you as they will love it more than anything. Bike rides could be an exciting experience for your dog. Dogs always wanted to follow their owners no matter what place it is. They will love it while you take them to new places, and taking your cute friend on a ride can make both of your moods active and happy.
Run or jog together
It is unnecessary to take your dog walk only on weekends, but you can take them along with you every day. Taking your pet dog on regular walks will make a schedule and keep you and your dog healthy.
Dogs are better at running for long distances than other pets and can cover a long way. While taking your dogs for walks or runs, make sure to bring some treats and water for them. Also, consider your dog’s health and suitable temperature while going for running.
Visit any nearby off-leash dog park
You can visit any nearby fun parks for your dogs, where pets can go instead of getting bored at home. Find out any nearest off-leash dog park from your location and let your pet do some fun activities like roaming around. Taking to any nearby parks can let him make new friends with whom your dog can play, run and do many activities together. Bringing your dogs to the parks is a great way for you and your dog to get exercise, spend time together and socialize with new people.
Teach your dog new tricks
Pets are fond of learning new things, no matter which age group they belong to. Whether you have a young puppy or an old dog, they love to face new challenges and impress you. Teach some new commands and training to your dog. You can teach your dog to make jumps and pass the hurdles or many other new things. You can also check on the internet some new tricks for your dog and show them to your friends.
If you not likely to get out of your home and wanted to have some fun at your home, then you can watch some good stuff with your pet at home. Like watching movies, new series on Netflix, and some dog-friendly show or that kind of stuff. You can spend some cuddling moments with your pet and can take cute naps together.
If you follow these tips, you can spend more time with your pet dog and, make many fun activities. Spend out the best moments with your furry friend, but before doing any fun activity, make sure you take care of the safety and environment you do any weekend activity. Dogs always like to get surrounded by people and want to get involved in all the fun activities you have.
About Post Author
Darren M. Jorgensen has a fondness for all animals, though dogs especially, have a huge home in his heart. He enjoys quilting, making handcrafted soap and bodyworks and anything that produces practical products. Jorgensen lives with his own service dog who doubles as an Emotional Support Animal. He gets it.