Recreation with Pets
- Running with Dogs
- Bicycling with Pets
- Backpacking and Hiking with Pets
- Camping with Pets
- Canoeing with Dogs
- Bikejoring with Dogs
- Skijoring with Dogs
- Sledding with Dogs
- Rollerblading with Dogs
- Swimming with Dogs
- Kayaking with Dogs
- Canine Disc Competition
- Canine Disc History
- Canine Disc Play
Participating in recreational activities with your pet is one of the most satisfying things you can do as a pet owner. Pet recreation involves getting out and having fun with your dog, cat, bird, reptile, small animal, horse… whatever type of pet you own!
People and pets that play together, stay together. It’s true, when you enjoy being with each other, you are more likely to develop a bond of trust, and your desire for each other’s company grows stronger the more you do together.
Many people consider their pets as their children, and it’s no surprise. We pamper them, praise them and try to give them some sort of discipline to grow up well behaved. As our relationships prosper, it’s no wonder our attachment for our pets grows stronger. Moreover, when we lose them to sickness, accident or age, it feels like the death of a family member because we have lived with them and spent many memorable years in each other’s company. Suddenly, when they are not there any longer, we feel devastated at their loss.
For pet recreation, many people simply take a walk with their pet. If the pet is senior or has a medical condition that prevents it from walking, pet strollers are sometimes used to get around. Others go bike riding with pets. If the pet is small enough, a pet bicycle basket can be used. For larger dogs, products that enable your pet to run alongside of your bicycle are available. Your and your pet’s safety should be the number one consideration whatever pet recreation activity you undertake.
Daily, thousands of people head to dog parks for fun and exercise. They can romp with their pet, play Frisbee or some type of retrieving game. Many campgrounds are RV parks have begun to designate certain areas for off-leash recreation with pets, which is more commonplace as pet travel has become more a way of life for pet owners.
Whatever you like to do for recreation with your pet, you can spend many enjoyable hours together, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Follow these pet travel tips for fun and recreation, and you’re sure to have many wonderful experiences with your pet. Most of all, be safe and have fun!
NOTE: Be sure to see these recreational pet products that will add fun and enjoyment while getting around and playing with your pet!