Dogs have long been known as man’s best friends. They are pets everyone should have at home. People who have dogs can enjoy any kind of season with their dogs be it summer, winter, spring, or fall. Fall, especially, is a beautiful season when the weather is just perfect for human habitation and for dogs’ fascination too. During the fall, the sun is not too hot, the atmosphere is not too cold, nor do you experience long rainy periods. We believe the fall season can be the best when it comes to having a great time with your dog, especially outdoors! For this reason, we have compiled some fun fall activities to do with your dog outdoors.
1. Take a Walk To Pick Some Fruits
One of the similarities between men and dogs is the fact that both are naturally adventurous. This adventure-loving nature can be transformed into fun. You can take a walk (preferably an average distance) to a garden where fruits are deemed ubiquitous. All you have to do is try to pick some of the fruits on the ground. You’ll be amazed that your dog will join in the activity, and might even be more enthusiastic than you are.
2. Backyard Football
Football is the most popular sport in the world. You think only humans know this? Not at all. Dogs are very much aware of this fact too. To give you a hint, try to throw a football to your dog and see the response it gives. Don’t be surprised if your dog aims the ball back at you while expecting that you do the same. Create a backyard space for you and your pet. Having done that, you can proceed to teach your dog how to play football. With this, your dog is learning, while you both really catching fun.
JW Pet Company iSqueak Funble Football Dog Toy, Large (Colors Vary)
3. Throw a Halloween Party
Isn’t it amazing that Halloween occurs during fall? Now, you can make the best use of this once-a-year opportunity. Halloween parties are meant to be occasions where guests are dressed in some weird attire while catching still fun. What if someone tells you Halloween can be much more interesting with dogs? Halloween parties are meant to be weird, anyway. Host the Halloween party, invite your friends and their dogs, instruct them that dogs must also be weirdly dressed. Now, sit back and wait for the day. You will not only catch fun with your dog’s displays, you will also have fun watching other dogs.
Rubie’s DC Comics Pet Costume, Medium, Wonder Woman
4. Enter a Contest
Many neighborhoods create me and my dog contests’ that are usually fun to those watching as well as the participants. It’s time to start practicing with your dog, it’s time to start getting acquitted to your dog’s style of having fun. You should try to enter a contest and see how far you can go by doing some fun activities with your pet while still entertaining others too.
5. Doggie Dates
Fall is a good time to take a walk around the community and check out some of those routes you are not used to playing. You can do this with your dog. Dogs particularly love walking, things can be more interesting if you decide to take it a little higher. This can be achieved by fixing a certain date with your dog, buy gifts, feed it a wonderful food, patiently listen to its needs, and a host of others. Going out with your dog will be an experience you’ll cherish for a long time.
6. Go on a Tour
When we say we are going out, what we usually imply is that we are going to a far place. If you really want to have outdoor fun activities with your dog, then you have to mean it. You should consider taking your pet to an entirely new city, you should think of going to some natural scenery with your dog. Some of the tourist attractions you can visit with your pet are fountains, hills, and zoos. You have to believe it, your dog would love to see other animals and to be in an entirely new environment. This is a win-win because you also get to have some fun.
7. Share Exercise Sessions With Your Pet
Whether you frequently exercise or not, there are many benefits to be derived from this. If you are the type who finds it hard to exercise because of its boring nature, your dog might just be what you have always needed. Seeing your dog imitate your moves will surely keep you motivated, and exercise won’t seem as boring as it used to. Also, if you are the exercise-focused kind of person, your sessions just got more fun. Try this, and you’ll be glad that fall is here!