All professional sports have found ways to measure or quantify the athleticism of prospects. Take the NFL for example. In their combine, each player has to: Run the 40 yard dash Bench press 225 lbs as many times as possible Vertical jump Broad jump Agility cone drill 20 and 60 …[Read More]
Complete Guide to Dog Hiking First Aid (and the Best Dog First Aid Kits)
No one ever wants to think about anything bad happening to their dog, but when you’re on the trails, camping in the mountains, or riding the rivers, you need to be prepared for the worst. To make sure you’re ready for any emergency situation, we’ve put together a Complete Guide …[Read More]
How Old Should Your Dog Be Before Their First Hike?
So, you just got a new puppy and you’re wondering if they’re ready for their first adventure. I spoke with experienced dog hikers, vets, and even did a little extra research to give you the best possible answer. Here’s what I found out… What do hikers think? I recently got …[Read More]
How to Prevent Dog Ticks
If you’re an active dog owner then you’ve probably encountered fleas or ticks more than once, especially if you live in the eastern United States where they seem to be more prevalent. With that said, what is the best method for preventing them? Note: We asked several hundred active dog …[Read More]