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Why It’s Important for Doggy Playdates

Why It’s Important for Doggy Playdates

Your dog’s social life is incredibly important for their development. When cooped up in the house with no socialization with other dogs, they may become uneasy around other dogs when introduced. It’s vital to start with some playdates early on, so they get accustomed to being around others.

Dog playdateDevelopment and Behavior

Incorporating playdates in your dog’s life will help them develop good behavior skills around other dogs and even humans. They’ll get used to being around other dogs and people, so when you’re walking down the street, there will be a friendly behavior around neighbors and their dogs.

The trick is to have regular playdates, rather than once in a while. This will allow them to get used to the socialization. If you’re only taking them here and there, they’ll feel stressed and anxious with other dogs. They’ll never get used to the idea. This will hinder their time to have fun.

Your Dog Deserves it

Having a dog is amazing because they get to know you and you get to know them. They are by your side in your home, so they’re always looking up to you for care and food. They deserve to get out, walk, exercise, and have playdates with other dogs. They can get anxious and cooped up living in a home, so getting them out to explore and meet others is important for their behavior and health.

Healthy Life

Everyone knows exercise is important to a healthy life. Walking and getting out of your home is good for your mental health as well. Dogs need exercise because they can build up so much energy in the house. If you don’t allow them to release their energy outside at a park or on a playdate, it will reflect their behavior in the home. It also tires them out, so when you’re both relaxing after dinner on the couch, they won’t be bugging you to play tug of war.

D Tails Grooming

Here at D Tails Grooming, we offer quality pet boarding and playdates for your dogs. Contact D Tails Grooming at 706-731-0089 to learn more about our dedicated staff and what we have to offer for your pet.

 

Why Playtime is Vital for Dogs

Why Playtime is Vital for Dogs

Playtime is vital for dogs. If dogs don’t get playtime, what can you expect? They’re more likely going to suffer with behavioral issues like anxiety and aggression. Expect more whining, jumping up on people, and not coming when called. In other words, dogs who don’t get enough playtime become “restless.” Physical and Mental Benefits Just… Continue Reading

Tips for Planning “Playdates” for Your Dog

Dogs are generally social animals. They often like to get together with other dogs to play. This is good for their psychological well-being, and it typically involves running around, so they get exercise, too. Here are some tips for planning “playdates” for your dog. First, assess your dog’s overall personality. He or she is surely… Continue Reading