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Keeping Your Dog From Being Bored?

July 21, 2013

A cute dog yawning.I need suggestions on how to keep my Collie from getting bored. She gets lots of attention, but she has started licking her leg and now has a granuloma. That's where she has licked all the hair off in one spot. The vet said this is due to boredom. Help.

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By Barbara C

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July 23, 20130 found this helpful

Exercise is the best remedy. Find your local dog park and set time aside every day to walk your dog. If you dont have a dog park, walk with him for at least 45 minutes a day.

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July 23, 20130 found this helpful

Exercise - regular exercise. If you have a yard for him to play in, then play with him. Run him along the beach or around the park. Chase a ball - anything that will burn up some energy. Just like humans they need to burn their stress off.

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July 23, 20130 found this helpful

I have a one year old Siberian husky and this summers heat wave has made me get very creative for her. I give her lots of toys and rotate them so she doesn't have the same ones all the time. She loves the KONG toys which I fill with peanut butter and she has to lick out which is a challenging activity to keep her busy.

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I let her play in a plastic kiddie pool in the yard because she loves water. On top of her normal run, play time and meal times this keeps her pretty happy. Good luck

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