From fun festivals to cozy nights by the fireplace, there’s plenty to adore about the fall season—especially if you’re a pet parent. Along with colorful foliage and pumpkin spice lattes, autumn brings tons of fun fall activities to make uniquely seasonal memories with your furry friend. The change in seasons is also a good reminder to make sure your pet’s up to date on their vet visits, flea and tick treatments, and all those other easy-to-forget necessities.
So, what are the best fun things to do at this time of year—and what pet parenting tasks come with it? We’ve created a free printable checklist of all the best fall things to do.
Fun Fall Things to Do
Visit a Pet-friendly Fall Festival
Whip Up a DIY Treat
Plan a Leaf Peeping Day Trip
Let Your Pet Play in a Freshly Raked Pile of Leaves
Carve a Jack-o-lantern With a Pet-Inspired Design
Donate or Volunteer at Your Local Animal Shelter
Plan a Scary Movie Night With Your Pet
Fall Healthy Pet Checklist
Scan Your Yard for Acorns and Pinecones
Refill Your Flea and Tick Preventative