Exercise, Sports and Games

5 Types of Outdoor Activities You Need to Play With Your Dog

You sure love your dog and do your best to keep him fed and healthy. But, exercise is equally important for your dog as it is for you and without any entertainment, your dog won’t be as happy as you want it to be. Therefore, in addition to feedin...

The Surprising Health Benefits Of Walking Your Dogs

Physical activity is vital for human health. Despite the wealth of published research confirming this fact, modern life in Ireland has become increasingly sedentary. Irish men lay claim to the dubious honour of having the highest body mass index ...

8 Pro Athletes Who Love Dogs Almost As Much As Their Sport

When most professional athletes are asked what they are most grateful for, they mention their fans, their parents and their trainers. However, there are some that clearly have a great amount of appreciation for their pets, and we don’t blame them!...

Thinking Of Having An Evening Out At The Dogs?

Greyhound racing is a popular sport that takes place throughout Ireland at a number of licenced tracks. An evening out at one of these venues can be a really enjoyable social experience as not only will you have the opportunity to see the fastest ...

Great Alternatives To Long Walks In Freezing Cold Weather

There's nothing that dogs love more than going on a great, long walk. Getting to really stretch their legs, explore lots of places, and mark their territory as much as possible. Of course, now that we're fully into the winter months, doing that c...

Outside In: Exercising Your Dog Inside This Winter

Autumn is truly underway, with the famous Irish weather closing in and the clocks having changed last week - so dog walking is probably starting to look less and less attractive. But dog owners know the secret of a calm and happy dog is a tired d...

Is It Important to Exercise Your Dog?

If you have a healthy body, you have a healthy mind. And this applies to animals as well. Your puppy will also enjoy doing exercise on a regular basis. As a matter of fact, exercise is good for dogs as well no matter if it is an old or young dog. ...

Creative Ways To Celebrate The End Of Summer With Your Dog

The smell of approaching autumn begins to spread in the air just in August when the mornings become colder, leaves on the trees change a green colour to a yellow one, and a heart shrinks in anticipation of the forthcoming winter. The dogs feel alm...

3 Reasons Why You Should Try Workouts With Your Pet

To live means to move. If you think of it for a moment, you’ll see that this short saying keeps more wisdom than it may seem at first glance. It’s true that movement is an inherent part of being alive, and it’s also true that physical activity is ...

Play Is a Vital Activity for Many Animals!

Cats and dogs are athletic animals with astounding strength and agility. Nature made them into impeccable machines for jumping, bouncing and dashing. Just because they don't have any genuine prey to pursue doesn't mean they can't showcase her ...