January 12th is Stick to Your New Year Resolution Day! What better way to ring in the New Year than with your favorite furry friend? Setting goals can be hard but setting them with your dog makes them all the more fun! Here are 5 resolutions you can set for you and your pup to have the best year yet.
Explore New Places
Changing up the scenery of your walks is a great way to get in some extra exercise and clear your mind. You’ll get all your steps in, and your dog will get the exercise they need to stay healthy! Exploring new places will introduce adventurous variety and keep your walks exciting!
Learn New Tricks
Many of us make intentions to learn something new in the coming year. Teaching your doggie new tricks is not only a fun bonding activity for you both, but also a great way to keep them active and sharp. Try starting fresh and mastering a new trick—this resolution can help ensure your furry friend lives a long and healthy life.
Make More Fur-iends
Doggie playdates are a fantastic way to enhance your dog’s social skills. That’s right–dogs love their friends too! Interacting with other dogs can help your pup learn new behaviors and even enhance some old ones. In addition, it’s a fun way for pup-owners to expand their own social circles and make some new friends of their own.
Spend Quality Time Together
Pets love attention! By spending more time with your pup, whether that’s cuddling, playing, or even just hanging out, your dog will be happier than ever. This, in turn, will almost undoubtedly have a great impact on your happiness as an owner! Who doesn’t love puppy cuddles?
Expand Your Palette
Have you been meaning to try a new recipe, or would your dog be excited to switch things up with a new treat? To ensure that both you and your fur-iend receive all the nutrients needed to live happy and healthy lives, expand your palettes in 2024! Not only will this keep you and your dog in the best condition, but it also keeps things exciting at dinner time. Food is fuel–make sure that your and your dog’s meals are both physically and mentally nourishing.
It’s customary for us to make resolutions for the New Year, but why leave out our best furry friends? There are so many things we can do to make sure our dogs are living their happiest lives. Plus, by making resolutions and healthy routines that you can do with your dog, you’ll stay motivated throughout the year!