He gets to hang around outside and be way more dirty and crazy than we allow him to be indoors. The beach is a wee bit far, though, so when we are all craving a picnic lunch and some fresh air we head out to the tree beach (otherwise known as the park).
Everybody gets to stretch out in the shade and snooze.
It's basically the best way to spend a lazy weekend day. Especially because I'm pretty sure unpleasant weather is not allowed here.