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How to Ensure the Perfect Fit For Dog Coats & Harnesses

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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 and is quickly replaced with the dread of having to deal with a return. Our goal is to ensure you don't find yourself in that position. Even though you'd describe your beagle as a medium-sized dog, all of the early morning running she has been doing with you may translate into a size small being the best fit for her frame. We strongly recommend taking the time to carefully measure your dog before you place your order. In less than two minutes, our co-founder Gordie explains how to properly measure for coats, harnesses, and collars in the video below. Or, if you want to talk to a human being, just call us! We can be reached at 877-847-3868 (or email us: info@kurgo.com) 

You can also check out our How to Measure Your Dog in 3 Easy Steps infographic for further help.

Brooke Spater runs Social Media Marketing at Kurgo. Among other things, she manages the Kurgo blog and enjoys spending time with her husband, 3 kids, and their 90 lb. Goldendoodle named Baxter.

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The Dog Race Database: Fitness and Fun Together

Are you interested in running a race with your dog but aren’t sure where to find one? Bethany Merillat is a health researcher who spent over six months identifying races that welcome dogs and the result was a searchable database to help people find events near them. You can search by state or zip code to locate races.  Merillat continues to [...]

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Agility: Building Your Foundation

Editor’s note:  At Kurgo, we're all about helping you get out and enjoy the world together with your dog. Agility is something anyone can learn and can be a great way to bond with your four-legged friend! This is our third and final post on this topic. Check out our posts on 4 Reasons Agility is [...]

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What To Look For In An Agility Class

Now that you’ve been introduced to the idea of dog agility, you may be curious as to how you can get started. As with most new things you want to start learning, the first thing to do is sign up for a class. However, there are a few things you want to look for when picking out an [...]

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7 Hydration Solutions for Every Dog

At Kurgo, we know you like to be on the go with your dog. In the warm weather, it's so important for your dog to drink lots of water. In the video below, our product designer Amy Casella walks you through Kurgo's selection of products to keep every dog happy and hydrated!For more details on [...]

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4 Reasons Agility is Amazing

Photo credits: @endeavorsofegoAgility – it’s a term that most people associate with flexibility and dexterity. But if you’ve been a part of the “dog world” for long enough, you’ll realize that agility is also the name of a sport. Agility is a canine-focused recreational activity in which a handler (that’s you!) and their dog (your furry friend) navigate an [...]

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7 Great Dog Dads

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Gift Guide for the Dog Owner Who Runs

Click item to view product details page.K9 Running Belt: Equipped with two sliding leash clips for hands-free convenience. Also has a zippered pouch with a small portal for poop bag or headphone access, and a water bottle for hydration on the go. Springback Leash: Lightweight leash built for running weighs just over 3oz. Internal bungee eases pulling and [...]

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Running with Your Dog (Infographic)

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