After your give your pup a bath, you do not want them partaking in any activities that will get that clean coat dirty. However, how do you keep your dog entertained while also keeping them clean? With these activities, of course! There is actually a lot you can do with your dog while preventing them from getting dirty. So scrub that pup until they are sparkling and then pick one of these fun activities to do. You dog will stay clean and also entertained.
Taking your clean dog out for a ride around town has a dual purpose. First, it is a fun adventure for your pup to get to ride around the neighborhood, see the sites and smell the smells. Second, it is a great way to dry a dog after a bath! Roll down your dog's window and let them stick their head out, just make sure that they can't get anything more than their nose out the window (you don't want them attempting to jump out!). Car rides are a fun activity, serve a purpose and will keep your dog clean.
While you may have just given your dog a bath, you should also consider other ways to clean your dog. A bath is a great start but let's get that pooch extra squeaky clean! Also, once your dog is clean, it is a good idea to clean them a little bit every day to prevent them from getting dirty in the first place. Having a hygiene schedule for your dog is a must to keep them healthy, keep your home clean and keep them looking their very best. If you aren't quite up for the job, get your dog to a groomer on a regular basis who can help you achieve your dog cleanliness goals.
While you may think that there is just one straightforward way to run inside (back and forth and back and forth), you are wrong. There are many ways for your dog to run inside and get out a lot of energy without getting messy. Various games will require your pup to act in distinctive ways and therefore run and play differently. By switching up the activities you are doing with your dog, they will have to use a new part of their brain as well as their body. Try playing each of these for a few minutes each, then switch the game to keep your dog excited and on their toes!
Give your dog a full body massage after they are all nice and cleaned up. There are many videos online that can show you exactly how to give a dog specific massage that will feel amazing on your dog's muscles.
What is better than cuddling with a clean dog? Nothing! So curl up with that nice smelling pooch and read a book, watch a movie or just take a nap!
It can definitely be hard to keep a dog clean when all they want to do is run and play. These activities are a sure fire way to keep your dog clean and happy for several days after their baths. It is also guaranteed that your dog will eventually get dirty but don't fret! You can easily clean that pup again. However, while they are clean, choose one of these dirt free endeavors to keep you and your dog busy.