Crating a dog all day is popular, especially in cities where people live in apartment buildings. The animal is locked in the crate when the owner leaves the residence and is released when the owner returns. That can be eight to twelve hours depending on the occupation of the owner. There is food, but no company and no walks.
Dog walkers can be hired as an option. The professional arrives at the apartment during the day and takes the dog for a walk. To make a living at this job, walkers may collect several dogs on leashes at one time. The dog gets fresh air and exercise but is basically walked in a pack of dogs.
The Dangers of Being Home Alone
Daycare is also safer for the dog. Being crated on a hot and humid day can be dangerous for the health of the dog. Leaving the dog at home, …