It’s fitting that our inaugural post for thrill-seeking dog lovers is related to the climate, since the Alcott attitude is get out there and explore. But if you are like us at Alcott HQ, this polar vortex has us shivering in our boots&mdashboth human and doggy.
Here at Alcott, we’re all about exploring the world with our dogs – be it jogging around the block or trekking across the country. But, being dog lovers above all, even we know our limits, which were tested when our not-so-good friends Hercules and Ion brought freezing temperatures to town.
As the American Veterinary Medical Association suggests, pets should not be left out for long periods in severely cold weather. But freezing temps aren’t reason to forego adventures; sometimes the best option is to take the fun inside until the frigidness wears off.
Three of our favorite indoor fun ideas include:
It’s a cold one out there, but nice (well, nicer) January weather is on the horizon! Load us up on your RSS feed or check back weekly to make the most out of your outdoor winter (spring, summer and autumn) adventures. In the meantime, stay warm and keep those tails waggin’!