Travel + Outdoors

Good Dog’s Guide to Dog Park Etiquette

 

A day trip to a dog park is a great way for you and your pup to get outside to exercise and socialize. However, there are guidelines (some suggested, some non-negotiable) to follow when unleashing your pet in public. Track these tips for off-leash success: Know thy dog. While dogs who love canine company thrive […]

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10 Gifts for Dogs With a Major Case of Wanderlust

 

Sun’s out, tongue’s out. Face it—wanderlust isn’t just for hoomans! If hitting the road (or trail) is an itch your four-legged BFF is longing to scratch, this gift guide is for you. One of our fave brands, Kurgo, has everything you need for safe, stylish, and supremely reliable dog-friendly travel. Safety is top dog for […]

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5 Paw-Dropping Ways to Bike with Your Dog

 

Photo: @porter_the_pupper Most dogs and their humans enjoy a long W-A-L-K, but there’s another four-letter word sure to get your pup’s tail wagging: bike! A range of setups are available for every type of dog: from high-energy, athletic pooches to those with physical limitations due to age or injury. Safety should be your first priority, […]

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The Best Dog Menus in the U.S.

 

Photo: KME Photography If you love spending time out on the town with your furry companion, there’s a good chance you dine at restaurants with dog-friendly patios. Thanks to a growing national trend of dog menus — that is, menus with delicious, dog-centric, dog-safe food for Fido — now you can eat together, too. From […]

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Good Dog’s Guide: Road Trips

 

The great American road trip is a summer staple. And if you’ve always wanted your furry friend along for the ride, this is a must-read. With a little planning and patience, you and your pooch’ll both be wagging your tails in no time. Here’s your roadmap to dog-friendly road tripping: Know thy dog. You hear this […]

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Not Cool: Dog Park Pet Peeves

 

Probably judging you. Photo: Roberto Lopez via Unsplash The Dog Park: a magical place for many pups and their people. A place to let dogs be dogs. To sniff ‘n stroll, romp ‘n roll, or stretch their legs and open up like the place is a canine Autobahn. To socialize, work on manners, and test obedience. […]

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