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Everything you need to know about dog exercise

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What happens if you don't walk your dog?

The result can be a pet that's unfit and unhappy. Dogs also need the stimulation of new faces and challenges and not walking your dog can result in a pet that's depressed, angry and destructive.


Can you over exercise a dog?

Yes, and you could end up with a poorly pet with damaged paws, sore muscles and heat stroke. Use our calculator to make sure you're providing the right level of exercise.


Recommended dog activities and exercises

Mix up your walk with activities they'll enjoy such as catching frisbees, fetching balls or having a treasure hunt for snacks. The result will be a happier dog that's exercising all of its muscles.


Staying safe on dog walks

pet tracker allows you to keep tabs on your dog when you're not nearby. They're a great investment if you want to track your dog's location, health and wellbeing on your phone.

Curve Pet Pack by Vodafone Smart Tech

Curve Pet Pack 
by Vodafone Smart Tech

Securely attach Curve, the smart GPS tracker to your pet’s collar or harness and follow their adventures in the Vodafone Smart App.

  • Follow your pet in Realtime.
  • P67 certified waterproof.
  • New pet app features.
  • Battery life of up to 7 days.
Curve Pet Pack in colours Slate and Dove

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