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10 Fun Ways to Exercise Your Dog

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Running with your dog is like multitasking -- you and your four-legged athlete get to enjoy the great outdoors while increasing stamina and strengthen muscles. Dr. Lucy Spelman, renowned veterinarian, educator and author on domestic and wildlife animals, agrees that running with your dog is a great activity with one caveat: "Remember it's your dog's outing. You should be willing to stop when the dog wants to stop -- to sniff and greet other dogs and people -- even if that slows you down."

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