How Often Should You Walk Your Dog?

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Why is it important not to walk your dog too much?

Why is it important not to walk your dog too little?

Your dog should have at least toilet break walks every day, and ideally, at least 30 minutes of exercise in total.

What is the right amount of exercise for your dog?

Pee breaks

Health concerns

Your free time

So, how often should you walk your dog?

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Dr. Hannah Godfrey MRCVS graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in 2011. Although she initially worked in mixed practice treating all species, she found a love for small animal work and has worked exclusively with dogs and cats since 2014. She lives in Wales with her partner, son, and two cats (named Poppy and Ashton Kutcher), and writes comedy fiction in her spare time.

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