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Dog Friendly Summer Events 2016

Dog Friendly Summer Events 2016

Being outdoors with your pup is the best part of summer! In addition to hiking, biking, and camping, we love all of the outdoor festivals and events. However, a lot of times our dogs aren’t welcome. Here we have put together some great events that welcome your and Fido. Do you know of a fun [...]

Happy 4th of July! Keep Your Dogs Safe!

Happy 4th of July! Keep Your Dogs Safe!

The 4th of July is one of the best cookout days of the year, and not just for humans. I don't have firm stats on this, but I'm pretty sure more hotdogs and hamburgers are dropped by kids (or inebriated adults) and stolen by dogs than any other day of the year, so of course [...]

Running with Your Dog - Tips & a Training Plan

Running with Your Dog - Tips & a Training Plan

Dogscan be great running companions – they can get you up early every morning andthey can challenge you to do your best. We know it probably sounds good to you,but you are wondering ‘Where do I start?’ Our partner, Dawn Celapino, the ownerof Leash Your Fitness, which specializes in fitness classes you can do withyour [...]

Create a Dog-Friendly Office: 10 Steps

Create a Dog-Friendly Office: 10 Steps

Top 10 Tips for a Successful Dog-Friendly OfficeHere at Kurgo, we are honored to have recently been called “The World’s Most Dog Friendly Office” by Inc. Magazine. We know that many of you would love to have dogs in your office too! It does take planning and some ground rules to make it work for [...]

Geocaching: Treasure Hunt with Your Dog

Geocaching: Treasure Hunt with Your Dog

In the current day and age, there are more new opportunities to flex your creative muscle and come up with new programs, events, games and distractions than ever before. One of these was the invention of Geocaching, a great opportunity to get out into nature and exercise your dog and do some exploring!But what [...]

How to Travel Europe with Your Dog

How to Travel Europe with Your Dog

As travel becomes increasingly accessible, a rising number of people are choosing to take their four-legged best friends with them. If you’re planning a trip to Europe and hope to share the adventure with your dog there are a few things you’ll need to take care of before you leave. Here’s a convenient travel checklist [...]

Dog Car Seat Cover Buying Guide

Dog Car Seat Cover Buying Guide

Traveling with your dog is a blast, but the cleanup? Not so much. Even the most well trained dogs can’t help getting pretty dirty from time to time. You don’t have to let cleanliness interfere with your fun though; there are a variety of ways to protect your car from dirt, hair and slobber. Bench Seat [...]

How to Fit a Dog Harness

How to Fit a Dog Harness

testing People always ask us how to find and fit the perfect harness for their dog. We know it can be tricky with all of the options out there, so we’ve written this short guide to help you through the process. Why a Harness? There are a variety of reasons why you’d choose a harness over a collar, [...]

How to Keep Your Dog Comfortable in Hotels

How to Keep Your Dog Comfortable in Hotels

Your dog is as much a part of the family as your kids, aren't they? So of course they come on vacation with you. According to the American Pet Products Association, 37% of dog owners have taken their dog on an overnight trip of two nights or more which is double the number a decade [...]

12 Best Dog Friendly Hikes in Massachusetts

12 Best Dog Friendly Hikes in Massachusetts

Like in the rest of the country, dogs are generally not allowed in National Parks and Forests in Massachusetts. They are allowed in most of the state parks, but they are not allowed in swimming areas. Below we have listed some of our favorite hikes with dogs in Massachusetts from easy to difficult. Just make sure you and your dog [...]

The Best Dog-Friendly Beaches

The Best Dog-Friendly Beaches

There is nothing worse than planning a fun afternoon at the beach with your pup, and upon your arrival encountering the notorious “No Dogs Allowed” sign. It is not easy to plan a trip to the beach with your pet, especially with dog wardens snooping around. Fortunately, dog-friendly beaches are becoming increasing popular [...]

Dog Book Review: Jack's Journey USA

Dog Book Review: Jack's Journey USA

We love a great road trip - especially one with our dogs! This new book, Jack’s Journey USA, is the true life story of one dog’s adventure across the UnitedStates. We met Jack's person, Dawn Celapino, last summer on this journey and were inspired by her mission to help people recognize how many great things [...]

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