Five ways to keep your dog entertained on a rainy evening
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Good way to entertain your pet — play tug of war with him. It is useful for training the muscles of the neck, jaws, and also for the teeth. At the same time, the game — A good way to train your pet’s endurance. To do this, the owner must adhere to certain rules: start the game only at will, periodically take breaks, stop the fun if the dog starts to flirt.
In bad weather, staying at home, you can devote time to training: repeat already familiar commands and study new ones. If the pet is still quite a puppy, then you can start with the basics: “sit”, “stand” and “come to me”. Subsequently, by exercising regularly, you can even teach your pet to jump through the hoop on command.
Inventive dog breeders, when they have a lot of free time, create an obstacle course for their pets. Aspiring animal lovers can keep their pets entertained without having to create complicated structures: just a simple stool is enough. You can teach your dog to jump over it or crawl under it. Subsequently, if you add other pieces of furniture, the obstacle course will appear by itself.
Finally, you can stimulate the animal’s mental activity by teaching him to distinguish toys: for example, by name, color or shape. You can use free time for selfish purposes — Train your dog to bring newspaper or slippers. In any case, experts say, such exercises have a positive effect on the mood of the pet and do not let him get bored.
20 May 2020
Updated: 21 May 2020