Category: Playdate For Your Pet

Why Choose D Tails Grooming for Your Dog

happy dog running and playing

Here at D Tails Grooming, we have so much to offer for you and your dog. Whether you’re busy working and need a doggy daycare, a playdate, grooming services, or tips for your dog, we can provide you with all of these things. Here’s what we offer: Grooming We offer grooming services to all longhaired… Read more »

Activities You Should Do with Your Dog

Hiking with your dog for exercise staying active

Are you running out of activities to do with your dog? Nonsense! There are plenty of activities that you may not know about that are great for you and your dog to take part in. By thinking outside of the box and doing new things, your dog will be able to stay curious and excited… Read more »

Why It’s Important for Doggy Playdates

Dog playdate

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. Development and Behavior Incorporating playdates in your… Read more »

Things to Look For in a Dog Play Facility

Dog Play Facilities

What are some things to look for in a dog play facility? Social Preferences Does your dog like socializing with other dogs or not? Some dogs can be “loners,” so they might want to stay at a place where they can have their own space, away from other dogs, and, perhaps, short play times with… Read more »

The Psychology Behind Why Dogs Love to Play With Other Dogs

The Psychology of Dogs Playing With Other Dogs

Why does it seem that most dogs love to play with other dogs? What’s the psychology behind that? Play actually has several functions. Researchers have studied dog play to try and figure it out. They’ve come up with theories and found evidence to support some of them. Play Helps With Motor Skills One theory of… Read more »

Why Playtime is Vital for Dogs

Playtime 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… Read more »

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… Read more »

Why Playdates With Your Dog Are Important

Why Playdates With Your Dog Are Important

Just as with little children, socialization of dogs through playdates is important. Play is the best form of learning for both the young generation and dogs. Play with other dogs works to get your dog accustomed to new friends who have a different personality and for reducing the protective barrier most dogs exhibit when confronted… Read more »