As important as it is to exercise, groom, socialize, and feed our dogs, they also need healthy amounts of mental stimulation that appease their natural instincts.
A dog's nose is as important to them as our eyes are to us. In large part, our dogs see the world through scent, and allowing them to interact with their environment through their noses taps into an often-overlooked processing tool. Allowing them to experience the world through their nose, ensures they get the mental stimulation they need and are generally happier.
Scent games are a wonderful way of encouraging your dog to use their sniffing abilities. They can be played indoors or outdoors and are perfect for young puppies and old dogs. It will enhance their minds will giving them an opportunity to release some energy. In the end, you'll have a calm, content animal.
Many farmers are looking into ways that they can combat climate change or global warming with their farming practices. This has led to the popularity of regenerative agriculture or farming. With regenerative agriculture, farmers can use photosynthesis to sequester carbon in the soil and improve soil health as well as more crops, better water supply, and packing the soil with more nutrients.
Choosing the right chew for your dog ultimately comes down to 5 main factors: quality, age, chew strength, size, and diet. Finding one that works best for your pup can take some trial and error, but doing your research and observing your dog’s chewing habits can ensure that you find one that is best for them!