Dog Obesity: Causes & How To Tell If Your Dog Is Overweight

October 9th is National Pet Obesity Awareness Day, but obesity is a health problem for dogs all year long. In fact, experts say an estimated 56 percent of dogs are overweight or obese in the United States. Here’s what you should know about dogs and obesity.

by DogTime
October 8th

Gold Souls, Gray Faces: 7 Tips For Walking Senior Dogs

Our senior pups may not move as fast as they used to, but they still benefit from regular exercise and walks. It’s important to keep older dogs moving, even if they don’t have the same physical abilities and needs that they did when they were younger. Here are some tips for walking senior dogs.

by Mike Clark
August 13th

6 Things You Need When Going On A Hike With Your Dog

Most dogs love the outdoors, and on a hike, they’re able to stretch their legs and explore the world around them. But before you take your dog out on the trail, there are few things you need to consider. Here are six things you need when going on a hike with your dog.

by Jean Andrei
May 6th

What Are My Dog’s Exercise Needs?

Unfortunately, some people don’t think enough about exercise when selecting a breed, and they choose a dog who needs more exercise than they’re willing or have time to provide. Here are some tips to give your dog the exercise they need.

by DogTime
April 1st

New Years Resolutions For Your Pet: Commit To Daily Exercise

Here’s one of my¬†recommendations for a New Year’s resolution that will optimize the quality of life of your canine or feline companion. Set attainable and sustainable activity goals for yourself and your pet. Commit to doing physical activity on a daily basis.

by DogTime
December 31st

Is My Dog Bored?

How do I know if my dog is bored?

by Corinne Dowling
June 29th, 2018

How To Teach Your Dog To Fetch

Fetch is a great form of both mental and physical exercise. When structured properly, it’s also a terrific way to practice impulse control and consistent obedience.

by DogTime
May 4th, 2017

Top 5 tips for running with your dog

Running with your dog is a mutually beneficial activity, but there’s more to it than putting on running shoes, putting a leash on your dog, and heading for the door.

by DogTime
November 18th, 2014

Pets and People Can Keep Fit Together

As autumn gets underway, your family has probably settled into its back-to-school and back-to-business-as-usual routine. But how is your pet adjusting to the post-summer routine?

by DogTime
March 31st, 2011

Dog Fitness

Quality food and clean water are essential to a long, healthy life.

by DogTime
December 1st, 2010
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