Seven Funny Games Your Dog Will Love

1. Treasure hunt Hiding treats around your house is an easy way to engage your dog’s talented nose. Though hounds, such as Beagles, Treeing Walkers and Bassets, may immediately come to mind as breeds that love scent work, nearly any breed or mix may enjoy it. Plus, some people feel that—because the sense of smell is so important to dogs—games involving scent …

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Find What 7 Types of Working Dogs Do 

While many dogs are simply companions, other dogs have serious jobs. Working dogs generally have natural instincts that are carefully honed with intensive training to perform a specific task. Kennel clubs and dog breed organizations categorize certain breeds into a “working group.” While those breeds traditionally worked (such as herding or guarding), today those dogs …