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Retailer Spotlight: Meet Heidi from The Loyal Biscuit

Retailer Spotlight: Meet Heidi from The Loyal Biscuit

Heidi and Fenway, one of her pups!Editor’s note: We’re excited to introduce you to some of our retail partners across the country. These stores have a great selection of our products and friendly staff who will support you with great customer service.For those who think the highlight of a trip to Maine will bedining on [...]

5 Steps to Stop Your Dog from Barking in the Car

5 Steps to Stop Your Dog from Barking in the Car

Do you love to go places withyour dog, but whenever you do, he or she makes a racket, barking at everythingyou pass or at seemingly nothing at all?There areusually two reasons dogs exhibit this type of behavior:1. They are frustrated. Theywant to be in the park, and they wanted to be there 5 minutes ago! [...]

Meet the Designer: Inside the K9 Rucksack Kickstarter Project

Meet the Designer: Inside the K9 Rucksack Kickstarter Project

Put what you’re doing on hold because we’re pretty sureyou’re going to be giddy with excitement when you hear what our top design dogsare up to. After more than 15 years in business as the pet travel, pet safety,and adventure experts, we have decided to launch our first product onKickstarter. Our new K9 Rucksack is a [...]

Meet 6 Pups Who Will Have Admirers Swiping Left

Meet 6 Pups Who Will Have Admirers Swiping Left

Meet our #KurgoValentine19 winners!Whether searching for the perfect fetch partner, someone to share your peanut butter treats with, or a gal pal who's really into sniffing, dog dating can be complicated too! We looked high and low for the best Valentine-worthy dog photos on Instagram that would have fellow dog admirers swiping right. Congratulations to [...]

Trail Tested: Why Your Dog Needs Shoes

Trail Tested: Why Your Dog Needs Shoes

Would you want to stand on a 95-degree sidewalk or walkover frozen terrain in your bare feet? Probably not! Your dog doesn’t want to either, whichis why you may want to consider buying him a set of shoes. Dog shoes weren’tcreated to be a fashion accessory. They were designed for active dogs and theirowners who [...]

A Passion to Succeed: Meet Curt Jacques of West Lebanon Feed & Supply

A Passion to Succeed: Meet Curt Jacques of West Lebanon Feed & Supply

Editor’s note: We’re excited to introduce you to some of ourretail partners across the country. These stores have a great selection of ourproducts and friendly staff who will support you with great customer service.WestLebanon Feed & Supply, based in West Lebanon, New Hampshire, opened itsdoors in 1926, expanding substantially to a new retail and animal [...]

 Inside Kurgo: 5 Things I’ve Learned as CEO

Inside Kurgo: 5 Things I’ve Learned as CEO

Gordie Spater, CEO of Kurgo, a leading pet productsdesigner based in Salisbury, MA1. Always build in a “FudgeFactor”I am bynature an optimistic person so I am always certain it can be done tomorrow forfree. I have found even after carefulplanning for all eventualities something always crops up. For example, our products are triple-quotedwith our factories [...]

Winter’s Next-Best Adventure: Skijoring with Your Dog

Winter’s Next-Best Adventure: Skijoring with Your Dog

Is there anything worse than cabin fever withan energetic dog? Many of us love staying active all year long with our dogsbut we struggle with how to do so in cold weather. Winter’s next-best adventuremay just come in the form of an activity you don’t even know about yet:skijoring. If you love to be outside [...]

4 DIY Healthy Dog Treat Recipes

4 DIY Healthy Dog Treat Recipes

We’vegot a confession to make: even some of the Kurgo office dogs put on a few extrapounds from indulgent eating during the holiday season. The good news? New Year’salways brings a resurgence of healthy eating habits, and dogs can benefit fromthese changes too! A few years ago, when we were compiling our Holiday Cookbook for Dogs, [...]

New Year's Resolutions from the Kurgo Dogs

New Year's Resolutions from the Kurgo Dogs

Have you ever had a heart-to-heartwith your dog about self-improvement? New Year, new you, right? While the Kurgo office dogs are keyto keeping this place running, sometimes they misbehave too. Occasionally we catch someone rummaging through the trash, hoping they’vestruck gold in the form of to someone’s leftover sandwich. It’s alsonot uncommon to have to [...]

6 Tips for Easy Holiday Travel with your Dog

6 Tips for Easy Holiday Travel with your Dog

There’sa secret a lot of people don’t know about our co-founder Gordie’s dog, Baxter.He absolutely hates riding in thecar. He nervously shakes almost every time he gets into the car, and hisfamily works hard to calm him down on longer road trips to make travel morerelaxing for him. The holidays can be extra tough as [...]

Holiday Hazards for Dogs

Holiday Hazards for Dogs

Photo credits: @adventures_with_rileySetting up for and celebrating the holidayswith friends, family, and our pets, of course, is fun and festive. For those ofus with pets, however, we may not realize that some of our decorations andcelebrations can cause harm to our animals. From Christmas trees to holidayplants and cookies and treats within easy access to curious [...]

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