Are ya followin' me, Parental Unit?
Yes, you heard that right, it's National Walk Your Dog Week! And what better time than fall, with it's cool, crisp sunny days, crunchy leaves underfoot and the smell of cider in the air to take long, leisurely walks with your pup? (You do have cool, crisp sunny days, don't you...unlike the warm-ish, humid and dank days we're having here.) Regardless of your weather, check out some special ways to celebrate with your dog this week.
You know we've always advocated twice daily, as-long-as-you-can-muster walks with your four-legged best friend—you know it's great physical and mental exercise for both of you!
And before you go, check out these tips for getting the most out of walking with your dog from Cesar Millan, the "king" of the dog walk! You can even learn the basics of meditation on your walks, by trying to "experience what is around you without thinking it about it in words." Parental Unit says she's going to try that on our next walk tomorrow morning—along with some strong coffee...
Let us know how you plan to celebrate this special week with your pooch—we'd love to hear the stories of your walks!