We all experience the gloom of winter. It’s dark when we wake and when leave the office. Sunlight is just important our to dogs as it is for us. Sunlight helps produce vitamin D3 (Vitamin D3 is really not a vitamin, per se. It is more of a hormone that helps regulate your mineral metabolism as well as maintains the calcium balance in your bones. Experts believed that his vitamin plays a major role in affecting the expression of more than 200 genes. ) This why many dogs enjoy sunbathing. There is very little time for most dog owners to get Fido outside in the winter during the daylight hours. This not only means they miss out on sun light, but usually ends up making the walks they do receive shorter and less beneficial. Getting you best pal out during the day is one of the best things you can do in the winter months. Daily dog walks from Scpl can give owners peace of mind knowing that their dogs’ needs are met.