Dog-Friendly Hikes: Idaho

DOG-FRIENDLY HIKES: IDAHO

Often overshadowed by its mountainous neighbors Washington and Oregon and its more Rocky Mountain partners Colorado and Wyoming, Idaho...

5 Tips for Keeping Your Dog Safe Around the 4th of July

5 TIPS FOR KEEPING YOUR DOG SAFE AROUND THE 4TH OF JULY

July 4 th and the summer season bring wonderful opportunities to be outside together but imagine the pit in your stomach if something...

 
 
 
Two dogs, paracord, and a brewery: The inspiring tale of A Place for Fido

TWO DOGS, PARACORD, AND A BREWERY: THE INSPIRING TALE OF A PLACE FOR FIDO

Ever wonder how your local pet store came to be or where your own entrepreneurial dreams might take you? From time to time, we will...

Your Summer Guide to Dog-Friendly Events Across the USA

YOUR SUMMER GUIDE TO DOG-FRIENDLY EVENTS ACROSS THE USA

We get it. Summer is here and your dog is ready to play! You want to get out and about and enjoy some warm weather adventures together....

 
 
 
10 Great Dog Friendly Hikes in New Hampshire

10 GREAT DOG FRIENDLY HIKES IN NEW HAMPSHIRE

Photo by gusandtug frenchies on Instagram who lives and hikes in New Hampshire Live Free or Hike. Although not exactly New Hampshire's...

The Printable New Dog Checklist

THE PRINTABLE NEW DOG CHECKLIST

Photo by palmettomoonpointers on Instagram Inquiring minds want to know: will you name him Indiana Bones or Captain Chaos? You've almost...

 
 
 
The Great Outdoors: Fitness for You and Your Dog

THE GREAT OUTDOORS: FITNESS FOR YOU AND YOUR DOG

The summer is fast around the corner and your New Year's resolution to get more active hasn't really gone according to plan. Luckily,...

Miles of Adventures: Kurgo G-Train Dog Carrier Backpack Review

MILES OF ADVENTURES: KURGO G-TRAIN DOG CARRIER BACKPACK REVIEW

Photo credits: rocket the dachshund Gone are the days of having to carry your dog in your arms. The Kurgo G-Train Dog Carrier Backpack...

 
 
 
Lauren & Banks: The Ultimate Guide to Your New Puppy

LAUREN & BANKS: THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO YOUR NEW PUPPY

Congratulations on your new puppy! They're cute, squishy, roly-poly, and have that sweet puppy breath But what now? How do we turn...

5 Must-Haves to Conquer Mud and Messes

5 MUST-HAVES TO CONQUER MUD AND MESSES

Photo by palmettomoonpointers on Instagram It's brown and mushy and has its own distinct aroma. It's a dog's equivalent of a kid being...

 
 
 
New gear, an Airstream road trip, and finding inspiration at Global Pet

NEW GEAR, AN AIRSTREAM ROAD TRIP, AND FINDING INSPIRATION AT GLOBAL PET

The Global Pet Expo is the Super Bowl of the pet world and every March we pack up our vintage Airstream and head south. Each year the...

Complete Dog Car Seat Cover Guide

COMPLETE DOG CAR SEAT COVER GUIDE

What do trips to the beach, mud puddle romps at the dog park, and rainy-day runs on your favorite trail have in common? They are all...

 
 
 
The Kurgo Foundation: Supporting Dogs and Humans by Giving Back

THE KURGO FOUNDATION: SUPPORTING DOGS AND HUMANS BY GIVING BACK

What do inmates facing life sentences and dogs from high kill shelters have in common? They need one another and help each other work...

Hiking with Your Dog: State by State Guides

HIKING WITH YOUR DOG: STATE BY STATE GUIDES

Did you know that by 2060, day hiking is projected to see the greatest rate of growth in adults out of any outdoor recreational activity...

 
 
 
Tips and a Training Plan for Running With Your Dog

TIPS AND A TRAINING PLAN FOR RUNNING WITH YOUR DOG

Editor's note: This posts was originally shared in 2016 and has been updated. “Running has taught me, perhaps more than anything else,...

Poison Prevention: Tips for Keeping your Dog Safe

POISON PREVENTION: TIPS FOR KEEPING YOUR DOG SAFE

As dog owners, we all worry about keeping our pups as safe as we possibly can. We watch them closely outside on the trails, we try...

 
 
 
The Adventurer's Guide to Hiking with your Dog

THE ADVENTURER'S GUIDE TO HIKING WITH YOUR DOG

Editor's note: This post was originally published in 2016 and has been updated. If your dog could describe her dream day, it might...

Warm Weather Destinations to Take Your Dog

WARM WEATHER DESTINATIONS TO TAKE YOUR DOG

Photo by atlas the ridgeback According to the calendar, spring is just around the corner, however much of the United States and Canada...

 
 
 
Meet 6 Pups Who Will Have Admirers Swiping Right

MEET 6 PUPS WHO WILL HAVE ADMIRERS SWIPING RIGHT

Meet our KurgoValentine19 winners! Whether searching for the perfect fetch partner, someone to share your peanut butter treats with,...

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....

 
 
 



DogMag one of the best places for learning about dogs

DogMag has great information about dogs care and training, not to mention the best stories ever about dogs. The Designer Breed Registry looks forward to checking DogMag out... Read more ...

Dangerous Things You May Be Doing to Your Rottweiler Without Knowing

Dangerous Things You May Be Doing to Your Rottweiler Without Knowing

Rottweilers aren't simply the cutest dogs on earth they are also loyal, intelligent and amazing cuddle buddies. Unfortunately when it comes to these adorable animals there is... Read more ...

Pumpkin Doggie Ice Cream Recipe

Pumpkin Doggie Ice Cream Recipe

Although we haven't yet hit triple digits, the weather is quickly heating up here. Tiki's had her first haircut of the summer, and both dogs love swimming in the creek twice a... Read more ...

Vet Discovers 19 Pacifiers In Bulldog's Stomach

Vet Discovers 19 Pacifiers In Bulldog's Stomach

It's not uncommon for the family dog to feel jealous when a new baby invades their turf. But a Massachusetts pooch named Mortimer took his baby blues to a whole new... Read more ...

Does Your Rottweiler Sleep In Bed With You? We Show You The Pros And Cons Of...

Does Your Rottweiler Sleep In Bed With You? We Show You The Pros And Cons Of Sleeping With Them

There has been a lot of controversy about sleeping with dogs. While some people agree to do so, some view it as a NO NO for them. We can't ignore the fact that many people have... Read more ...

10 Different Ways Your Rottweiler Can Stare At You And Its Meaning

10 Different Ways Your Rottweiler Can Stare At You And Its Meaning

Dogs can look charming and adorable yet at the same time look mean and disturbing. The Rottweiler is no exception. Even the dogs' names sounds mean. This however is no cause... Read more ...

Dog-Friendly Hikes: Idaho

Dog-Friendly Hikes: Idaho

Often overshadowed by its mountainous neighbors Washington and Oregon and its more Rocky Mountain partners Colorado and Wyoming, Idaho boasts a vast network of blissful... Read more ...

Together Forever: Woman Laid to Rest Alongside Beloved Dog

Together Forever: Woman Laid to Rest Alongside Beloved Dog

Hilary Hughes lost her beloved dog Patsy earlier this year. Patsy's remains were laid to rest at Brynford Pet Cemetery, and she was memorialized with a sweet memorial... Read more ...

Abandoned Puppy Waits In Owner's Discarded Armchair Until Rescued

Abandoned Puppy Waits In Owner's Discarded Armchair Until Rescued

Sharon Norton is an Animal Control officer in Brookhaven, Mississippi. Despite the nature of her job, she is still shocked by some of the heartless acts she witnesses. Her... Read more ...

After Horrible Car Crash, Missing Terrier Found 78 Miles from Accident

After Horrible Car Crash, Missing Terrier Found 78 Miles from Accident

Imagine this: you endure a horrific car crash. Thankfully, you manage to survive the disaster. But something is not right. Your beloved dog went missing in the chaotic... Read more ...

New Study Finds Dogs Can Sniff Out Lung Cancer with 97% Accuracy

New Study Finds Dogs Can Sniff Out Lung Cancer with 97% Accuracy

A cancer diagnosis requires tests. Lots of tests. Oncologists use highly-expensive methods to diagnose lung cancer in humans. Now, there might be a way to detect the disease by... Read more ...