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6 Necessities Your Dog Should Never Hike Without

Hiking with your dog is fun and rewarding, but there are a few essentials to keep in mind before getting that tail on the trail! Before you head out, do your research. Make sure the area you're traveling to allows dogs and find out what their leash laws are. Look up the weather and trail conditions. To help you [...]

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​Dog Friendly Summer Events 2017

How many times this summer have you found yourself out with your pup looking for a little adventure? Summer is here and your dog’s ready to play! Here is our one stop shop for dog-friendly events around the United States to take your pup to. If you know of any other dog-friendly events, please post [...]

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Dog Boating Safety (INFOGRAPHIC)

Is there anything more fun for a dog than summer? Romps on the beach and long sunny days playing fetch with their humans – it doesn’t get much better for a dog!For those with boats, summer fun also means setting off to sea, sometimes with canine companions on board. With the wind in their fur and salt air on [...]

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Pet Friendly Portland Oregon

Portland and the surrounding area offers plenty of dog-friendly places to visit with your pup. We’ve already told you all about the dog-friendly trails in the state and now we’re letting you in on some of the many the dog-friendly restaurants, parks, breweries, and wineries to visit after getting a hike in over the weekend. Parks [...]

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A Trek through the Land Guarded By Dogs

Our slogan at Kurgo is ‘Go Together’, and that is exactly what our adventurous friends at Rough on the Road have been doing! Jessica, Greg and their 9-month-old German Shepherd, Moxie documented their hike in Guatemala along the San Pedro Volcano, also known as the “land guarded by dogs”. Located in Northern Guatemala, this nickname [...]

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Dogs and July 4th Fireworks Infographic

More dogs run away on the 4th of July than any other day of the year. It is important to understand why dogs are afraid of fireworks and what you can to do make the experience less stressful for them. While most dog owners think they have a safe and secure home, it’s always beneficial to [...]

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Meet the Kurgo Office Dogs

National Take Your Dog To Work Day may have already passed, but here at Kurgo we celebrate taking your dog to work every day! Watch the video below to get to know some of our four legged co-workers, hear what their owners think about working for a dog friendly company, and discover funny office dog bloopers. Enjoy! For more [...]

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Take Your Dog to Work! (INFOGRAPHIC)

Are you ready for Take Your Dog to Work Day on Friday, June 23rd? Find out why dog-friendly offices attract and retain happy employees in the below graphic. Did you know that 90% of people wish they worked in a dog-friendly office and 32% would be willing to take a pay cut of 10% of more? Looking to make your [...]

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Dog-Friendly Hiking Trails - Lake George, NY

Photo Credit: Laurie CarrLake George, located in northern New York state at the southeast part of the Adirondack Mountains, is full of hiking opportunities for people and dogs of all abilities and ages. Filled with challenging steeper trails with stunning views of Lake George or peaceful paths of undisturbed ponds and wetlands, there is something for everyone. The Lake George Land [...]

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Botanical Basics for Your Dog

Dogs have a nose for odors. In fact, they possess 50 times more olfactory receptors in their noses compared to humans, and the part of a dog's brain that is devoted to analyzing smells is 40 times larger than ours. Using botanicals is a perfect way to help our pets with anxiety and stress, as well as to [...]

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