The classic game of fetching balls or frisbees is great active play for dogs who love to run.
With designated tug toys, a gentle game of tug builds bond and satisfies dogs' instincts.
Hide treats around the house and have your dog hunt them down for mental stimulation.
Dogs love splashing in kiddie pools, playing with hoses, or fetching toys from water.
Use puzzle toys with hidden treats to occupy and challenge your dog's brain.
Provide a designated digging box filled with dirt or sand to satisfy your dog's instincts.
Incorporate training like sit-stay into play to exercise your dog's mind.