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Five Ways to Make Your Dog's Walk Extra Special

Posted On: Feb 19, 2018   |   Posted By: Alfie's Blog

Five Ways to Make Your Dog's Walk Extra Special

Noone knows who came up with Walking the Dog Day, but if I'd venture a guess then it wasn't an Entlebucher owner - because as we all know, every day is walking the dog day in an Entle home! Before our life with an Entlebucher, I used to believe that a good long walk would be enough to exercise any dog.
When we picked up our Entle Alfie at the breeders a little over seven years ago, I imagined myself taking him for long, country walks and then curling up on the sofa with a sleepy dog and a good book on my lap. Little did I know that Alfie would see the walks as an appetiser, and my book as the main meal unless I provided him with better entertainment!
Mischief happens when I'm bored!
A walk is not always enough for an Entle
It didn't take us long to realise that a simple walk around the park wasn't going to be enough for our high spirited Entle, but at first, we mistook his boredom for mischief.
Let me explain.
When Alfie was a young dog, he was so full of beans that simply walking him to burn off his energy...

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