No longer must dogs stick out the cooler climate with wet fur and muddy paws. Modern-day dog owners can gear up their dog with the best technology available to keep them safe and warm during those cold outdoor activities. Continue reading
From Dublin Dog and Mountain Khakis Ambassador Brett Mayer, here's a short clip highlighting his recent trip to Great Falls on the Potomac River. He had the chance to paddle with some of his former students, and run ten laps on the Back Canyon, one of his favorite lines on the Falls.
While we all wish we could be in the great outdoors 24/7 with our dogs, sometimes reality dictates that we have to stick close to home. On the days when you want your pal to burn off excess energy, dog parks can be a a total lifesaver. Check out this helpful guide to dog park etiquette before your next play date and get ready for some serious fun. Continue reading
The leaves are changing, the air is crisp, there's no better time to get out there with your dog and take advantage of all that the season has to offer. From easy ambles to more ambitious adventures, a guide to the best dog friendly hikes worldwide. Continue reading
Australian Cattle Dog
Running with an Australian Cattle Dog might require a little extra training—they like to try and herd you—but it’ll be well worth the effort. As a herding dog, these little guys are trained for speed and can probably out pace you over a long distance. If you’re looking for a buddy who will challenge you to up your game, these guys are your best bet. Continue reading
If you're considering adopting a dog into your family, we'd like to congratulate you: you're about to embark on a wonderful, rewarding adventure!
Of course, it won't always be easy: adopting a dog is not a decision that should be made lightly, and you'll have to make some tough choices along the way. But we promise that adding a loving four-legged friend to your family will make it all worth it. Here are some helpful tips that will help you navigate the road ahead: Continue reading
Rover.com is a web-based business out of Seattle, Washington that connects dog owners with a nationwide network of freelance dog lovers for hire. Offering service hook-ups for overnight dog sitting, doggy daycare, and dog walking, Rover.com represents a 21st century approach of caring for your canine companion. And to get a little more insight on this fast-growing web service, Brandie Gonzales, Director of Communications for Rover.com, was happy to answer a few questions: Continue reading
Nothing is more exciting for a dog than taking a car ride to the dog park, anticipating getting to run free without a leash to hold them back. Cities around the US offer off-leash dog parks where dogs of all sizes can free range amidst the gated fences. But not all off-leash parks are created equal. These top off-leash parks are known for its size, amenities and design and worth a visit on your next road trip. Continue reading
When on the road, packing for a dog is similar to packing a child’s suitcase; owners must make sure they bring adequate supplies. When heading to your next adventure, be sure to check off these items on your “To-Pack” list. Continue reading
Ringo the raccoon and Rock the coon dog have one cute match of play fighting. I bet having a pet raccoon is quite remarkable. My experience of dealing with them has always been rather undesirable, but this video makes me want to forget the fact that they go through my garbage at night and leave a huge mess for me to clean up in the morning.