Your dog is very active and needs a lot of daily exercise.
You want your dog to have more time socializing with other dogs.
You don’t like to leave your dog alone at home all day, especially if you work long hours.
Winter is too cold for long walks and your dog needs the extra exercise.
You may be moving or doing renovations and need somewhere for your dog to visit.
Your dog is bored and needs more attention at the end of a long day which you may not have the time or energy to give.
Your dog may suffer from separation anxiety. There are multiple benefits for dogs being in a social environment with other members of their own species. This is particularly true with senior pets who benefit from the exercise as well as the improved cognitive function.
Dogs give us so much that they deserve to have fun throughout the day while we are at work.