Trying to decide which is better for your dog—a collar or a harness? The short answer is: You may need both. It really depends on the size and temperament of your dog and what it takes to maintain safe control of him.
Why Does My Dog Bark in the Car?
A dog barking in the backseat of the car can be a real nuisance—and even a hazard—for human drivers. But for dogs, barking is a way of communicating. In order to put the kibosh on all that annoying barking, we first need to understand why our furry companion is barking to begin with.
Tips for Hiking with Your Dog
Hiking combines all of your pup’s first loves: sniffing, exploring, and spending time with his favorite person in the world—you. You won’t find a more enthusiastic hiking companion anywhere.
How to Keep Your Dog Safe on the Trail
Whether you’re going for a short walk, a day hike, or an overnight backpack trip, your dog should be as prepared as you are.
5 Benefits of a Dog Backpack
Does your pup have a dog backpack? If not, you and your dog may both be missing out on one of the most useful dog items in existence.
How to Fit a Dog Harness
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.
The Benefits of a Dog Life Vest
Has your dog ever slipped into a lake or river that was either too deep or moving too quickly for him to safely negotiate? If so, then you understand the value of a dog life vest. (And if you haven’t yet experienced this terrifying moment, then lucky you. But you might want to consider investing in one.)
Ambassador Highlight: Meet Jenny Bruso and Big Judy
Jenny Bruso and her pup Big Judy are no strangers to adventure. Most recently, they completed a month long road trip from Oregon to Vermont. We caught up with these Kurgo Ambassadors and asked them their favorite tips, tricks, and places they'd like to go.
Road Tripping with Dogs
Recently, Judy and I did a month-long cross country road trip, which meant planning for every scenario imaginable and discovering all-new scenarios to plan for. Here are the things that worked… and the things that most definitely did not.
Dog Friendly Brewers
As fall kicks into high gear our minds and taste buds turn to beer - brewfests, Oktoberfests, brew pubs, brewery tours. Good beer and dogs go together like peanut butter and jelly, so it's no surprise that you so often find them together. [...]
Ambassador Highlight: Meet Sunshine and Sancho
Sunshine and Sancho are an unstoppable road trip and hiking duo from Virginia. We caught up with these Kurgo Ambassadors and asked them their favorite tips, tricks, and places they'd like to go.
Loft Bed vs TaGo Bed...which should I get?
No matter where you’re headed, though, one thing’s for certain. For overnight trips, you and your dog both need a solid place to sleep at night. It helps you recover from the day’s adventures and regain energy for the next day. So, what do you pack alongside your sleeping bag to help your dog get a good night’s rest while you’re out hiking or camping?