Dog book author Cheryl Smith shares the advantages, unspoken rules and risks of visiting the dog park.
The advantages of dog parks are many. They offer opportunities for exercise, play and socialization, both for the dogs and their owners. But not all dogs are cut out for all that freedom and interaction and not all dog parks are safe environments for your dog. In this episode of the “Good Dog” podcast, dog author Cheryl Smith tells us how to evaluate both your dog and the park to determine if there’s a match and how to prepare your pup for a great dog park experience.