Dogs enjoy the texture, smell and even taste of fresh snow. It's a sensory adventure.
Snow covers up usual smells and allows for new scents to emerge for dogs to discover.
Dogs relish the freedom to dig, roll and run around in snow without being scolded.
Snow inspires playful behavior in dogs as they run, jump and mouth at the falling flakes.
Many dogs get very excited by snow and the change in weather it brings.
Tearing through snow allows dogs to burn off pent-up energy during winter months.
Dogs designed for colder climates enjoy and tolerate snow better than heat-loving breeds.