Last weekend the pain cave turned out to be Calabogie Ski Hill. Since everyone in Ottawa is trapped in Ontario in the current COVID Lockdown, I drove one hour to Calabogie ski hill instead of 25 minutes to Gatineau Park.
I believe his ultra-light frame and high energy made him the perfect fit for me. He wasn’t the dog I wanted, but he is the dog I need.
The more research I do, through reading books or scientific studies, the more I realize that finding a system that works for me to decrease pain or risk of injury and do the things I enjoy to my maximum potential (I hope), is all about finding my own one percent.