Giving your dog frequent pets and scratches shows affection. Focus on spots they love like ears, chin, and belly.
Dogs love exploring outdoors with their favorite human. Make daily walks a special bonding time.
What dog doesn't love treats? Giving an occasional nibble shows them they're a good boy/girl.
Surprise your dog with a fun new toy to add variety to playtime. Rotate toys to keep them interested.
Set aside periods of focused play and activity daily. Fetch, tug-of-war, and learning tricks are great bonding.
Dogs understand tone more than words. Chatting with them in a sweet voice makes them feel loved.
Curling up on the couch or bed with your dog gives cozy quality time together.