Great First Dates for Dog Owners  

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Great First Dates for Dog Owners

September 26, 2013

AMORE, AMORE!

AH, LOVE IZ IN ZI AIR AT A NEW PHENOMENON ZAT IS SWEEPING ZI COUNTRY. ZI DOGGY MIXER!

HUMANS ARE “HOOKING UP” WIZ ZERE FOUR LEGGED COMPANIONS AT ZI PARKS AND ZI PARTIES ALL OVER ZI COUNTRY.

OIU!  IZ ZI LATEST “REALITY DATING SITE” BUT WHAT TO DO WHEN ZI MEET & GREET TURNS INTO ZI FIRST DATE?

WHY ASK PUZZI!  NATURAL-MOI!  POUR VOUS, I HAVE ZI TIPS ON WHAT TO DO TO MAKE ZI FIRST DATE, ZI FIRST OF MANY!

OUI?  OUI!

 

Pups and kittens, collect your humans to zi computer because Puzzi’ has done it again.  A reader has requested zi knowledge and experience of Zi Divine Moi on the keys to zi successful first date.

Zi secret?  Why bring zi dog, natural moi!

Puzzi haz consulted zi experts and zi following iz zi compilation of how and what to do to have zi best and most successful first human dates with zi dogs in tow.


“A first date can be very intimidating, especially if you are planning an activity with dogs,” says Amber Soletti, co-founder of OnSpeedDating.com  “Not only do you and your dog have to look good but you have to keep the dogs occupied to avoid them from behaving badly.  Best to take part in an activity where both you and the dogs keep busy.”

So what to do?  Let’s break it down.

 

TAKE A LONG WALK
It’s easy.  It’s free.  And it allows you to talk.  If it’s morning, bring coffee.  If it’s evening tote a split of champagne to crack open when you sit down for a break.  And don’t forget the dog bowls.


DOG TRAINING CLASSES
Great for shy dog owners.  More doing, less talking.  And you’ll both end up with more well behaved pets.

 

PLAY DATES
It’s a real date in mini-date form.  It’s casual, other pets are there and it’s fun.  But if you don’t want everybody in your regular dog run to catch you dating, go to a park you don’t frequent.
And no dog toys that could spur fights between your date’s dog and yours.

 

CHARITY DOG WALKS
Good causes and great people who also love animals.  The routes are usually on the short side but be aware that your date’s dog may be small and will need a break.  Offer it.


DOGA CLASS
This is great and new and fresh.  Doga combines massage and meditation with gentle stretching for you and your dog.  Now all you need is the cool outfit.

 

DOG SHOWS
Your date’s choice in breed can tell you a lot about them...and you.  These are fun, informal an actually informative.


EXPLORE THE GREAT OUTDOORS
Ok, you’ll need to get some background on this one.  Does she hike or is she an “indoor girl.”  If your date likes to hit the trails, break out the sunscreen, water and snacks (for humans and canines alike) and head out to the mountains. 

 

SAY CHEESE
Whip out your i-phone and take some snapshots.  Just start with the dog and work up to the date.  It’s fun and is a great ice breaker.  pz

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