Nosework Games Help Relieve Stress

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Most shelter dogs spend many hours by themselves in their kennel.  Due to anxiety, lack of exercise and boredom the dogs may become destructive and develop unruly or repetitive behaviors.

Keeping the dogs busy and entertained can help to relieve their stress and prevent problem behaviors. Nose work games are an excellent form of physical and mental stimulation for all dogs. “Nose work” describes any activity or game that we teach a dog, where the primary sense used isthe dog’s sense of smell. Learn More