If you are looking for something cool to do with your dog which keeps them fit and active, there are lots of options besides the usual walk round the park. Here are some ideas to help you to get your dog more active and burning up all that excess energy.
This is a fast and furious sport in the UK, which involves four dogs working as a team. They jump over four jumps and retreive a tennis ball from a spring loaded box, then return back over the jump in a relay. The first team to comlplete all four dogs wins!
Agility is a popular activity for lots of breeds of dog, allowing them to not only use their strength but their brain too! Working around a course of obstacles such as balance bars, tunnels and jumps, the dog and the handler need to work in harmony to get round in the fastest time possible.