Walking After Dark

Sometimes, the best time—or only time—to walk your dog is after dark, but that can be a little scary because your own vision is impaired. Your dog may be more alert than usual, too. The following tips will help make evening walks low in fear, anxiety, and stress for both of you—and ensure that you each get your daily dose of exercise.

Alex Cooper has been an avid dog lover since childhood. His favorite breed is the trusty Labrador, and he has owned one for many years. As well as dogs, Alex has a keen interest in technology and has recently started blogging at www.bowwowtech.co.uk about the latest technology products that can improve dogs’ lives.

This article was reviewed/edited by board-certified veterinary behaviorist Dr. Kenneth Martin and/or veterinary technician specialist in behavior Debbie Martin, LVT.