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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 [...]

Trail Tested: 5 Dogs Who Love the Kurgo Loft Jacket

Trail Tested: 5 Dogs Who Love the Kurgo Loft Jacket

We have a confession to make. When our co-founder Gordie’sdog was six, he spent a cold night outside in Vermont in early March. For those who don’tknow, it’s more like “In like a lion, out like a lion” up there in late winter. Fortunately,the temperatures did not dip too low, but it was still very [...]

How to Ensure the Perfect Fit For Dog Coats & Harnesses

How to Ensure the Perfect Fit For Dog Coats & Harnesses

Your Kurgo package arrives on a brisk November afternoon and you're very excited and eager to try out your dog's new coat on your daily walk together. The only problem? The coat is so snug that it would be a better fit for your neighbor's cat. Nothing is worse than when your enthusiasm immediately fades [...]

Kurgo's Holiday Gift Guides for Dogs

Kurgo's Holiday Gift Guides for Dogs

As the holidays approach, dog enthusiasts everywhere are in search of the perfect gift for their adventuring furry friends. After all, dogs are part of the family, and we want to find a special way to celebrate them too. Here at Kurgo, we are dedicated to creating products that allow you and your dog to [...]

Trail Tested: Kurgo G-Train Backpack

Trail Tested: Kurgo G-Train Backpack

This review is from Kurgo Ambassador Ella Lobdell of @gusandtug_frenchiesAs a small dog owner,you may wonder if your best friend can safely join you on long hikes, walks,and extended adventures. You may think that small breeds are solely lapdogs, and not capable of the same athletic abilities of larger dogs but you are wrong! [...]

Thankful for our Dogs: 6 Touching Tales

Thankful for our Dogs: 6 Touching Tales

With the holidays upon us, it's time to connect with friends and family and show our love and appreciation for one another. It's also a great time to pause and celebrate how grateful we are for our canine companions. We are thankful for all of the outdoor adventures and road trips we've enjoyed with them [...]

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