To all weightlifting dog owners looking to include your pets in your work regimen, we have some great news for you; strength training with your dogs is not only a great way to bond with your pets, it's also a great way to increase the health and happiness of your four legged friends! Whether you decide use free weights or machines to help you and your dog get the most out of your workouts, we highly recommend that you give at least one of the following exercises a try. You never know; your dog may take a liking to strength and you may find yourself motivated by your pet's enthusiasm.
Jogging up hills, Sprinting, Weighted Vest Training, Water Runs, and Weight Pulling are all excellent ways to introduce your dog to the world of Strength Training. With any luck, your pet will adapt to these types of exercises and begin to enjoy Strength Training just as much as a game of fetch or session with their favorite toy. Always remember to supervise your dog when Strength Training, no matter how easy a particular exercise might seem on the surface, and remain a constant source of support to keep your pet's morale high. After enough time, your dog's health will improve, as well as the bond you and your pet share.