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Does having a garden make my dog happy?

A garden may seem like an ideal place for a dog to relax and have fun, but is it enough to ensure their happiness and well-being? Indeed, we often hear that a dog is happy because its owner has a large garden. And that's not entirely true... We'll tell you why!
Team Jagger.Lewis
Date of publication
March 24, 2023
A garden may seem like an ideal place for a dog to relax and have fun, but is it enough to ensure their happiness and well-being? Indeed, we often hear that a dog is happy because its owner has a large garden. And that's not entirely true... We'll tell you why!
The importance of going out to sniff

The sense of smell is the most developed in dogs, which has nearly 220 million olfactory receptors. Thanks to his truffle, he detects messages and understands his environment. In your garden, apart from the passage of the neighbor's cat and a few birds, the smells are not always thrilling. It is important for dogs to be exposed to new environments and smells during regular walks outside. This allows them to stay mentally stimulated and to satisfy their instinctive need to sniff.

Snowing is a key behavior for dogs, allowing them to communicate with other dogs and learn more about their environment. A garden can offer limited opportunities for scents, especially if the dog doesn't have access to other dogs or new scents.


Did you have a bad experience during lockdown? So don't do that to your dog! Just like us, he needs to get some fresh air! Socialization is a crucial aspect of a dog's development and well-being. Dogs need to interact with other dogs and people to develop social skills and avoid behavioral problems related to fear or anxiety. A garden can offer limited opportunities for socialization, especially if the dog is the only animal in the house.

The runaway

Your dog seems very happy in his big garden, you take him out on Sundays and think that's enough for him. Your home is well fenced and luckily because Médor is running away. Have you ever wondered why he was running away? Maybe it's just because he wants to see what's out there... Dogs that don't benefit from regular outings and walks may experience boredom, frustration, and a desire to explore the outside world. This can cause them to look for ways to escape their garden, increasing the risk of running away and accidents. Providing your dog with regular outings and opportunities to explore new environments is essential to avoid these problems and to keep them safe. Everything you need to know about running away from a dog.

The importance of awakening and discovering new places

Nothing makes a dog happier than discovering a new place! Around the block and the park in front of the school: he knows. Look at the walks around you, take him a little further to discover new places.

To stay mentally stimulated and happy, dogs need exposure to new environments and experiences. It is important that dogs also have the opportunity to discover new places and environments during walks and excursions. This helps maintain their curiosity and interest in the world around them, contributing to their overall well-being.

The garden useful for needs when you don't have time at some point during the day, your dog is basking in the sun or running safely. It is also very practical to teach a puppy to be clean or to allow the elderly dog to relieve himself quickly. But dogs need regular outings to sniff, sniff, socialize, and discover new places in order to stay mentally and physically stimulated. By providing your dog with these opportunities, you will help prevent the boredom, frustration, and risks associated with running away.

To ensure the happiness and well-being of your dog, it is important to supplement the time spent in the garden with regular walks and excursions, ensuring that their natural needs are met and that their emotional and social development is encouraged. At the end of the day, a well-balanced and happy dog is one that has the opportunity to explore and enjoy the world around them, both in the garden and beyond.

A bored dog will quickly develop behavioral problems. Thanks to your application, you will soon be able to monitor his well-being on a daily basis.

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