Category Archives: Exercise

Any activities requiring physical effort, carried out especially to sustain or improve health and fitness.

Socialization varies

Socialization is different for puppies and dogs. Puppies: during their early weeks and months, puppies have the best chance of forming new relationships with other dogs, other species, and adapting to stimuli in their environment. This time frame is called the socialization period, commonly considered to be the first three months of life, approximately 3… Read More »

Agility resources

Agility for beginners — PDF Agility info AKC Agility info wiki page Agility course designs — make your own course design Course obstacle projects & plans North American Dog Agility Council Equipment, supplies, books, dvds, etc Training, camps, information USDAA — United States Dog Agility Association Saint Louis area places / people who teach agility.Eimagility… Read More »

Dog activities

DogPlay.com provides a long list of things people can do with their dogs; that include brief descriptions and links to more details. Agility – in, out, over and through. teamwork.Animal Assisted Activities or Therapy – soothe a lonely heart.Bikejoring – running and teamwork adds fun.Canicross – cross country running with appropriate dogs.Carting – channel the… Read More »