We had so much fun at the Doggie Beach Bash at NRH2O!
Is Swimming Good For Dogs?
Yes, swimming can be very beneficial for dogs!
Swimming is a low-impact form of exercise that puts less stress on a dog’s joints compared to activities like running or jumping. It is especially beneficial for dogs with joint issues, arthritis, or other mobility limitations.
Swimming engages the muscles in a dog’s entire body, providing a comprehensive workout. It helps build strength, endurance, and cardiovascular fitness.
Swimming is an excellent activity for dogs that need to lose weight or maintain a healthy weight. The buoyancy of the water reduces the impact on their joints while still allowing them to burn calories.
Swimming provides mental stimulation for dogs, as they have to navigate through the water and use their instincts. It can also help alleviate boredom and provide a fun and engaging activity.
It’s important to keep in mind that not all dogs are natural swimmers, and some may require assistance or swimming aids such as life jackets. Additionally, it’s crucial to ensure the safety of your dog by supervising them closely around water and providing a controlled environment for swimming.
Doggie Beach Bash
Colt gets so excited at the NRH2O Doggie Beach Bash. He has no idea where to go or what to do because he is so happy and running around.
These videos are from the 2017 event.
Say so long to summer at the ultimate pool party for you and your pooch! Paddle alongside your pup in the NRH2Ocean and Endless River. Splash with the kids in Frogstein’s Splashatory and the Tadpole Swimming Hole. Relax with the whole family on the white sands of Beachside Bay.
📍 9001 26 Blvd, North Richland Hills, TX 76180
Admission is $20 per person including up to two dogs, with proceeds benefiting the North Richland Hills Animal Adoption & Rescue Center.
You can find a list of the current dog swim days!