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18 Simple And Sweet Ways To Rediscover Your Childhood With Your Dog

Written by: Dr. Katy Nelson

March 1, 2016

Ever get tired of being an adult all the time? Whether it’s the daily grind of working 9-5, paying bills, or all the other responsibilities that come with being an adult; there are times when we all wish we could go back to those carefree, fun days of being a kid again. Lucky for you, dogs are always ready to play in a child-like manner! Here are 18 creative ways you can rediscover your childhood with your dog, and have lots of fun in the process!

1. Go for ice-cream. 

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2. Or make your own dog-friendly popsicles to share.

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3. Play frisbee in the park on a sunny day.

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4. Spend some time in the great outdoors on a camping trip with your best friend.

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5. Build a DIY dog teepee or fort to read in.

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6. Go for a swim.

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7. Color a few pages in a dog-centric adult coloring book.

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8. Spend the day at the beach.

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9. Have a dock jumping competition with your dog.

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10. Play dress up.

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11. Go canoeing on a lake.

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12. Swing outside in a hammock.

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13. Hit the waves and go surfing.

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14. Or keep it terrestrial and go skateboarding.

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15. Run through an obstacle course with your pup.

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16. Relax on the couch and watch a dog-tastic movie like Homeward Bound.

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17. Go on a bike ride.

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18. And last but not least…

Embark on an adventure together! Your inner child (and your dog) will thank you!

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Written by: Dr. Katy Nelson

March 1, 2016

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