As the winter blues melt away, the nicer weather has us all itching to get outside a bit more. That includes our four-legged best friends. It’s always a great idea to get out for a walk with your best friend in cities or in the suburbs.
National Take a Walk in the Park Day gives everyone an excuse to get out and enjoy that fresh spring air. While just getting out for a walk can be nice, there are a lot of other fun activities to do while enjoying a day outside with your dog.
Susan Lanci Designs has put together this little guide with outdoor activity ideas to make this year’s National Take a Walk in the Park Day the best one yet!
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On March 30th, National Take a Walk in the Park Day encourages people to get outside. This national holiday is a great way to reconnect with nature or just take a moment to get away from a long day of work. A walk can help to reenergize and can help to clear your mind.
If you don’t have a favorite walking trail or can’t leave home, that’s perfectly fine. Although, this national holiday reminds you to stretch your legs after the cold winter months there are even ways you can take virtual walking tours of other worldwide locations. Ever want to walk through the Swiss Alps? Take your phone and join them on the virtual walk. Be sure to tag your outdoor fun on social media too.
Walking is a perfect way to relax and unwind, both physically and mentally, and taking your dog with has benefits for both you and your furry best friend—an all-around winner.
Participating in National Walk in the Park Day is the perfect way to improve your mental and physical health, but it also offers social benefits for you and your dogs. It can help improve cardiovascular strength, lower blood pressure, help build strong muscle and bones.
Walking your dog a few times a week can also help your dog reduce the risk of obesity, liver disease, and insulin resistance. Taking your dog for a walk is also a great way to bring joy into their lives. They love all the sights and new smells they get to experience while spending time with their best friend, you.
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While just going for a walk can be great, sometimes you have to switch things up. Just getting outside can be great, but walking the same path day after day can make it feel like the morning commute after a while.
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Here are some great ideas on how to celebrate National Take a Walk in the Park Day!
No matter what activity sounds like fun to you, just spending time with your furry friend is a reward within itself. Susan Lanci harnesses are designed to keep your pet safe while you enjoy the benefits of being outside.
Having fun is great, but staying safe means you can enjoy this fun bonding time with your dog for a long time. Keep these simple tips in mind while you explore the great outdoors.
No matter what activity you choose to celebrate, on National Take a Walk in the Park Day spending the day with your dog is the perfect way to enjoy it.
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