Let’s admit it. No matter how we love our dogs and no matter how we always want to play with them, there will be times when we just don’t have the time and energy to play with them. Unfortunately, when dogs are left to play on their own many catastrophic events happen like broken glass, falling objects, torn garments, scattered food which may not be healthy such as mushrooms, and many others. Dogs are hyper animals and the only way stop them is to play with them or simply wait for them to get tired. While the first option is not possible, the second one is. In this article, we will share with you some effective ways on how you can tire your dogs without having to work yourself out and without having to spend too much.
Ways to tire your dogs
Here are a few of the proven ways on how to exhaust your dog’s energy. While the activities provided here are easy to do and perform, the things you need are also cheap and can be found in any pet store.
- Puzzle toys
If you are not into walking your dog in the park or playing with them to exhaust their energy then you can simply let them play with puzzle toys. Puzzle toys not only drain their energy but also stimulates their brains. As we already know, dogs are smart which is why they are also called ‘man’s best friend.’ A popular puzzle toy for dogs and puppies is the toy food condenser wherein the dog needs to sniff the right compartment with food. Once the dog pushes the right button, food instantly comes out. This trains the puppy’s sense of smell and instantly rewards the dog of every correct answer.
By using puzzle toys, you get to relax while your dog tires out and develop their thinking capacity.