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Dogs can be great hiking companions. They love to run, jump, climb, and pee on flowers, so the great outdoors offers a lot of excitement. If you're a regular hiker, you probably know how to set up your own day pack, but there are a few extra things you should bring along if your dog is involved. Here's a simple, printable checklist for you to make sure you and your pup are fully prepared before undertaking your next adventure. 

​Running, Catching, Leaping, Swimming — One Dog's List of What to Bring to the Beach

So, I’ve got an amazing 10 1/2 year old Nova Scotia Duck Toller Retriever named Camden. He is a beach connoisseur for sure. “Camden Tucker” is his full name after two of my favorite water places: Camden, Maine and Nantucket, Massachusetts. Often he goes by “Cam” or “Camden” except when he’s in trouble, he is [...]

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5 Reasons Your Pup Needs a Dog Backpack Today

Do you have a  dog backpack for your furry friend? If not, you may be missing out on one of the most useful tools for pup parents in existence. They make your dog healthier, happier, and make your daily walks or weekend hikes an all around better experience. Need more convincing? Here are five real reasons why your dog needs [...]

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Finding the Perfect Hike for You and Your Dog

We keep hearing about this mysterious thing called summer. While I’ve heard rumors that it has already paid visits to some very lucky residents throughout the US, from where I sit the warmer weather and sunshine has yet to make an appearance. The good news however, is that green grass, warm sun and longer days are on their way [...]

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Lyme Disease and Tick Prevention: What You NEED to Know

Lyme Disease Lyme disease is caused by infection with the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi. The bacteria are transmitted to animals and humans by ticks. Lyme disease can cause a variety of signs, but the most common are fever, joint swelling with lameness, lethargy and loss of appetite. Less often, some dogs may develop a very serious and life-threatening complication affecting [...]

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Snowshoeing with Your Dog: a Great Way to Explore Winter Together

Keeping active and staying fit with your dogs during the winter can be difficult but don’t worry, there are plenty of fun ways to do so! One excellent way is by taking up snowshoeing. Even though snowshoeing has existed for thousands of years and was first created as a solution to the difficulty [...]

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Dog-Friendly Holiday Cookbook

Looking for dog friendly recipes for the holiday season? We've just a released a new free downloadable cookbook of holiday recipes for dogs. Check it out and share it with your friends!

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