National Pet Appreciation Week is coming up this month. While it’s awesome to have a whole week dedicated to appreciating pets, every day is a day to celebrate and appreciate pets.
If you’re wondering how to celebrate or let your pet know they are appreciated, don’t sweat it. Here are some great ideas for letting your pet know how much you appreciate them:
Take your pet on an extra long walk. Consider taking your pet to their favorite park or an area they have never been to before. Extending their walk by even just 10 minutes is sure to make them feel appreciated and loved.
Give your pet a treat just because. Not only will they be surprised by your kind gesture, they’ll feel so loved and cherished, which will make them so happy. Special treats like these are perfect for your cat and your dog will love these.
Give them extra cuddle time. What pet doesn’t love to be petted and cuddled by their family? Cuddle with your pet for a few extra minutes in the morning or evening. Not only will your pet love the affection, but you will too. Give your pet a massage or extra head scratches, they will be so happy and relaxed!
Give your pet a gift. Pets love gifts just as much as some of us humans do. Surprise your pet with a new toy! You dog will love any of these!
Tell them how much you appreciate them! Even if you’re not certain your pet understands what you’re saying, do it. Your pet will feel so appreciated and loved by the comforting sound of your voice.