• A Doggone Good Time: Dog Enrichment

    14 days ago - By Homeward Pet

    Bubbles waft over the kennels, popping as dogs excitedly snap at them. A German Shepherd mix joyfully tears apart a pizza box as another dog chomps on ice cubes filled with frozen pet food. Overhead, a gentle voice narrates passages from Ernest Hemingway's A Moveable Feast. How does enrichment work, and what does it include? Dog enrichment in the shelter is about providing novel experiences and making shelter stays more enjoyable and less stressful for animals. Happier, more relaxed dogs means that they can better show off their true personalities when potential adopters come to...
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