May is National Pet Month, a time to celebrate our furry friends and the joy they bring into our lives. Whether you have a dog, a cat, or both, there are plenty of fun activities you can do with them to make this month extra special. Here are our top 5 things to do with your dog and cat during National Pet Month.
- Take your dog on a hike or walk in a local park or nature reserve.
- Teach your dog a new trick or practice obedience training.
- Have a playdate with a friend's dog or organize a dog-friendly meetup.
- Take your dog to a dog-friendly restaurant or café.
- Make homemade dog treats together.
- Set up a cozy window perch for your cat to enjoy the sunshine and watch birds outside.
- Play with your cat using interactive toys like wand toys or puzzle feeders.
- Take your cat for a walk on a harness and leash (make sure to start slowly and gradually acclimate them to it).
- Create a DIY cat tree or scratching post together.
- Have a grooming session and pamper your cat with a brush and nail trim.
There are so many fun and exciting things you can do with your pet during National Pet Month. Whether you go for a hike, attend a pet-friendly event, or make homemade treats, the most important thing is to spend quality time with your furry friend. So get out there and have some fun!