Father’s Day Activities to do with Your Dog

More than gifts, Father’s Day is about having fun with dear old dad. After all, he works hard, day in and day out for the family. Taking time to play around with his favorite four-legged pal is sure to bring a smile to his face.

Help dad relax this Father’s Day with these fun activities he can do with Fido. Father's Day

Play in the park – Grab a Frisbee and hit the park for some fun in the sun.

Take them out to brunch – Check out one of these dog-friendly restaurants in Fort Collins and take Dad out to lunch with his best bud.

Go for a hike – Pack up a picnic lunch, hit the trails, and spend a little quality time in nature. Fort Collins and Loveland have some great dog trails.

Teach your dog new games – Too hot or rainy? Check out these 7 games Dad can teach Fido to keep them both entertained.

Cook them both a delicious dinner – Fix up the best bud meal of meatloaf for them to enjoy together. Make Dad’s regular favorite recipe and a marvelous Mutt Loaf for your dog!

Give Dad a new DIY doggy bed project – Some dads love to have a project to keep them busy. Pick up the supplies and let dad spend the day working on his newest undertaking.

Take a road trip Road trips are a great way of spending a sunny Sunday. Check out one of these 22-day trips from Fort Collins and hit the road!


You don’t have to spend a ton on Dad to make him feel special. Sometimes it’s best to just spend some quality time together!