Walking with my dogs keeps me from getting lonely. It keeps me motivated because they need the exercise and so do I. I walk for an hour or so with one in the carriage and one walking beside me, then switch and give both equal time. Pushing the extra weight makes me work out harder, walk longer and both my babies get time with mommy!
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If you are walking a dog who has short legs, take a puppy stroller with you--when the dog gets tired, put him in the stroller and keep walking--this way you don' t have to derail your planas for a nice long walk!
Help the dog so you can carry on with your walk!
We used to plop ourselves down infront of the television after dinner, now we go for a half hour leisure stroll with the dog. It really makes it feel like the dinner doesn't sit so heavily with you.338
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