Wonderful Wednesday: N is for Napping

30 Nov

We love the couch. Our couch is the perfect place to nap. We nap a lot. Mom says that we are just lazy loafers.

According to

On average, most dogs spend about 50% of their day sleeping—about 12 hours in a 24-hour period. Puppies, large-breed dogs, and older dogs may sleep more, while small-breed dogs and working dogs may sleep less.

In addition to the 50% of their day spent sleeping, dogs will then spend another 30% of their awake hours doing what I call “loafing.” Just like with humans, loafing is when a dog is awake but really not doing much of anything—just hanging out. Typically, loafing time is spent lying down, watching the world go by, and generally enjoying being lazy.

So, that comes out to a whopping 80% of the doggy day being spent not doing much of anything at all.

Our couch is the perfect place to be lazy loafers. That and the top of the stairs.

Where do you love to loaf?

Just another DogDaz morning at the zoo ❤


Posted by on November 30, 2022 in Dogs


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6 responses to “Wonderful Wednesday: N is for Napping

  1. franhunne4u

    November 30, 2022 at 01:21

    Cats *snigger “Rookies!”

    Liked by 1 person

    • DogDaz

      November 30, 2022 at 06:44

      Haha. Well that’s a whole other story.


  2. easyweimaraner

    November 30, 2022 at 04:11

    today is the day for doing nothing… fog and cold..ugh….

    Liked by 1 person

    • DogDaz

      November 30, 2022 at 06:43

      Fur sure. Stay warm 🐾


  3. Genevieve Petrillo

    November 30, 2022 at 14:22

    I like to loaf from an area where I can watch Mom. I need to make sure she doesn’t leave without me.

    Love and licks,

    Liked by 1 person

    • DogDaz

      December 1, 2022 at 11:32

      Good tactic C


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