Does your smart dog get bored? Then keep him busy — and out of trouble — with fun activities such as nose work and simple play.
Congratulations! You have a new furry friend in your home. Within a few days or weeks of your dog adjusting to his new life, you may start to notice that he seems bored, or at least that his big brain is being underutilized.
How smart is your new companion? Some scientists and canine researchers compare the dog’s mental developments as being in the same range as a toddler’s. Dogs’ mental abilities have been compared to those of a two-to-three-year-old child.