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Doggone Smart: Five Mental Stimulation Ideas to Get Your Pups Through the Dog Days of Summer

30 Jun

As temperatures rise, more and more canines are cooling it indoors to avoid the dangers if overheating. That’s wise, but what if you have an energetic dog that likes to work? If you’re not careful, he may just find a new occupation tearing up your house.

That’s where mental stimulation comes in. When your dog works her brain, she is using up energy much like physical exercise. In fact, very smart dogs might need to work their minds just as much as they need to move their bodies.

Here are five simple ways to add mental exercise into your dog’s routine this summer:

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