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Why Does My Dog Bark in the Car?

Why Does My Dog Bark in the Car?

For us humans, barking can sometimes be a real nuisance. But for dogs, it is their way of communicating. Because barking occurs for a variety of reasons, it is important to first understand the reason behind the behavior before we try to modify it. The three main reasons for dogs barking in the car are anxiety, barrier [...]

Keeping the Car Clean After a Muddy Hike

Keeping the Car Clean After a Muddy Hike

Ah spring, the season we wait so long toarrive – only to remember that all those beautiful flowers are blooming thanksto an abundance of rain. Rain, of course, for those of us who get outdoors on aregular basis, means mud. Lots and lots of mud.While it’s fun to play in the mud, dogs tendto gravitate [...]

What to Look for In An Obedience Class

What to Look for In An Obedience Class

Since dog training has changed drastically over the years,there are now many different options when it comes to choosing an obedienceclass. This can leave owners confused and a bit worried about how to choose theright fit for their pup. There is everything from puppy class, to agility, toeven scent class! So how do you choose? And [...]

Dog Hiking Checklist

Dog Hiking Checklist

Here at Kurgo, we love exploring the outdoors with our dogs. Hiking is a great way to get some exercise and discover a new area together. Whether you're planning an an hour-long trek or a full day hike, make sure you're prepared! Using our Dog Hiking Checklist is a great place to start and check [...]

Kurgo Yard Games: Target Jack

Kurgo Yard Games: Target Jack

If you miss the childhood days of playing with jacks, we canbring back those memories and have them include your dog this time! Kurgo’sTarget Jack is made of tough and non-toxic material that will provide endlessamount of enjoyment for you and your pup. We invented some games thatwill not only provide fun for you and [...]

Backpacking with Your Dog Infographic

Backpacking with Your Dog Infographic

Heading out hiking and backpacking with your pup can be one of themost satisfying and joyful ways to spend time together. If you lovehiking then your dog is going to have THE best time ever! And hiking togetherin the wild will be one of the only times you are both totally in your element. But if [...]

​What to Know Before Flying with Your Dog

What to Know Before Flying with Your Dog

Air travel is different for every dog, breed, and owner. Knowing how toprepare for your next trip and what to look for in an airline will be key inhaving a safe and successful journey. Follow these tips and share your own experiencesbelow to help fellow dog owners and jet-setters have a great flying experience.Consult Your [...]

5 Dogs Who Love Winter

5 Dogs Who Love Winter

Winter is awonderful time to be outside with your dog. Many dogs love running through the snow and are excited to partake in avariety of outdoor activities despite the chilly temperatures. Meet 5 Dogs who areready for anything when it comes to winter fun and learn how they make the mostof the season.Lilahfrom @mountain_cow & @photocaitLilah is arescue [...]

​4 Tips for Driving Safely with a Small Dog

4 Tips for Driving Safely with a Small Dog

Dogs,small or large, are great travel companions for short trips around town orlonger, more adventurous road-trips. No matter the size of your dog, it isimportant to consider travel safety gear that works for both dog and owner.While larger dogs can use certain restraint systems in the back seat and cargo,items like tethers and dog seatbelts [...]

Tips for New Runners & Suggested Gear

Tips for New Runners & Suggested Gear

Dogs make wonderful running partners and theirneed for regular exercise serves as great motivation to get our own workouts infor the day. Running helps energetic dogs burn a ton of energy, resulting intired and happier pups by the end of the day. While some dogs are naturalrunners, others must ease into the sport. Follow these [...]

Kurgo Running Team: Julia and Delta (VIDEO)

Kurgo Running Team: Julia and Delta (VIDEO)

Watch and learn how Kurgo Running Team member, Julia, and her dog Delta have overcome challenges and take on the world together. Interested in learning more about running with your dog? Check out our Tips & Training Plan.

Kurgo Running Team: Kristen and Scout (VIDEO)

Kurgo Running Team: Kristen and Scout (VIDEO)

Kirsten and her dog, Scout, are running enthusiasts. Listen as this Kurgo Running Team member explains her motivation for getting outside with her dog and the goals they hope to accomplish together. Interested in learning more about running with your dog? Check out our Tips & Training Plan.

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