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Hurtta Monsoon Coat

More often than not in Los Angeles, if you’re hitting a beautiful local trail, chances are you won’t be out there alone. Unless of course, its raining. Yes indeed, it rains occasionally in LA and that tends to keep everyone indoors and off the trails. This is one of my absolute favorite times to go […]

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Hurtta Adventure Harness

There are countless harnesses on the market made with adventure dogs in mind. Some are overly complicated with many features designed to allow you to climb, and hike in extreme environments with your pooch. Others are rather simple without many features or padding to allow your dog freedom of movement on his journeys. There are […]

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Hurtta Downpour Suit

Fall is quickly approaching and with it, rainy season! Personally, I love the foggy mornings, the colorful leaves, and the empty trails but I dread the exponential increase in dog bathes. For us, it is equally important to have a functioning dog jacket for changing weather conditions as it is for the human’s to have a […]

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Hurtta Drizzle Coat

If you live in a region where it rains, having a good rain coat for your dog is an essential part of their gear attire. This summer Hurtta America sent their new Drizzle Coat in size 22 and color purple for Delilah to test. My first impression of the Drizzle Coat was how well constructed […]

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Which Life Jacket is Best for Your Dog

If you’ve been following along on our blog or our social media you may have noticed that some of our Explorers have been testing a lot of life jackets lately.  And now you’re questioning – which one is for me? There are a lot of great options on the market and what works best for […]

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Hurtta Rain Blocker

In this world where waste is becoming a bigger and bigger issue every day, it is crucial that we all start thinking a little bit more carefully about our impact on the environment. Plastic is one of the biggest culprits for polluting our earth. Carelessly dumped plastic has impacted our oceans significantly, such as the […]

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Water Safety Tips for Dogs

Summer is in full swing and while we’re all overheating your pup still needs to get some exercise.  What do you do? Head for a swim of course!  Whether you have a pool, head to the lake, hang out by the river or happen to know a fabulous hike that has a swimming spot on […]

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Hurtta Life Savior

This is the first review in a series of life jacket reviews – click to see what we thought of Kurgo, Outward Hound and Alcott and don’t forget to read our Water Safety Tips for Dogs!  The sun is shining and summer is here! It’s time to hang out at the lake, or… you know, the ocean […]

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Hurtta Cooling Vest

If you own a Northern breed (or any long coated dog for that matter) like we do, chance are you dread summer far more than winter for one simple reason; we hate the dang heat. I’m sure many of you have felt the guilt that comes with needing to limit your dogs activity during the brutally […]

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Hurtta Padded Y Harness 2

The Hurtta Padded Y Harness 2 we received from Hurtta North America is a great alternative for walking your dog versus a traditional flat collar. The Padded Y harness comes in ten different sizes (ranging from 14″ to 47″ girths) and currently is available in three different colours. The outward facing side of the harness […]