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Features July 2017 Issue

A New Way to Hang Out With and Delight Your Dog, Even on a Harried Schedule

If you can get your dog to climb on — and then walk across — a log, you are participating in dog parkour.

A New Way to Hang Out With and Delight Your Dog, Even on a Harried Schedule

Build closeness while adding to your pet’s confidence, focus, and fun!

These are the times that try bored dogs’ souls. Sure, we love ‘em, spend tons of money on their health care, and couldn’t imagine living without them and their love. But too many of us spend too little of the day really interacting with them to do their quick minds and action-craving bodies justice. It’s understandable. A lot of families are out much of the day and barely can make room for their own enriching moments, let alone those of their pets. Thus, trying to adjust the schedule for things like agility courses and other group activities that dogs love goes out the window, especially when you add in the drive time.

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