Trouble sleeping? 7 tips to give better rest to your furry friend

1- RESPECTS THEIR ROUTINE

 

Just like humans, dogs love to have order in their lives, so try to be consistent in their eating, walking and sleeping schedules. This will make them feel more comfortable, you will avoid accidents at home and both of you will sleep better.

 

2- STIMULATE IT

 

If you have not had enough physical activity, you will not want to sleep. But mental activity also counts, there are many types of stimulating toys that can help your puppy not to get bored during the day and at night to sleep fully.

 

3- …BUT NOT JUST BEFORE GOING TO SLEEP

 

Do not excite him or put him to do a lot of physical activity at night, try to do his last walk of the day a couple of hours before so that he is relaxed at bedtime.

 

4- LA ūüí©

 

If you notice him restless, it is likely that he needs to go to the bathroom, so it is good to make sure that he does not have his needs pending.

 

5- GIVE THEM COMFORT

 

First of all, your lomito must have a designated place to rest, if you see that his bed is too hot or too small, experiment with places until you notice what he likes.

 

6- RELAX WITH HIM

 

As I’m sure you already know, dogs get infected with our emotions, if you are stressed and agitated at night, he will resent it.

 

7- MAYBE SOMETHING HURTS

 

Maybe it has happened to you that you can’t sleep because something hurts, well, the same thing happens with them, they could have stomach pain, skin pain, illness or injury. Pay attention to how he behaves and if you notice anything unusual, take him to the vet as soon as possible.

 

SOURCE: “6 Ideas To Help Your Dog Sleep Through The Night” I Heart Dogs.