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Check out these product finds from Dogster magazine staff.
We love our dogs, but it’s no secret that they can leave behind an unpleasant odor on their beds, our couches, carpets, and more. The nontoxic and water-based DogGone It formula takes the odor away, and you can spray it on your dog’s fur to eliminate the “wet dog” smell — and it’s odorless.
$9.99 (16 oz.); Ah! Products Inc.; productsbyah.com
Dogs can get in on the Star Wars action, too! Petco’s Star Wars Pet Fan Collection features a bunch of items for your pooch, including a Darth Vader Bowl, Clone Trooper Fattie Toy, and much, much more!
$4.99-$49.99; Petco; petco.com
Eliminate germs in your pup’s bowl by using Klean- bowl. The product comes with a stainless steel holder and recyclable refill bowls to make your dog’s mealtimes germ free. Simply place the refill bowls in the holder, and put your dog’s food or water inside. When your dog finishes, take out the refill bowl and replace with a clean one.
Comes in three sizes: 8 oz., 16 oz., and 24 oz. $17.95-$22.95; Kinn Inc.; kinninc.com
Your dog will look adorable in the All U Need is Love… and a Dog Bow Tie and matching collar from Artsy Barksy. The colorful products will make your pup look fashionable and picture perfect. The collar fits up to an 18-inch neck, and the bow tie comes in 1-inch (add $1), 3⁄4-inch, and 5/8-inch sizes.
Bow Tie: $12; Collar: $25; Artsy Barksy; artsybarksy.co
Bocce’s Bakery’s new Basics line of wheat-free biscuits will leave your dog eating out of the palm of your hand — literally. The biscuits do not have any chemicals or preservatives and come in five different flavors: cheese, chicken, duck, peanut butter and banana, and salmon.
$9.50 (14 oz.); Bocce’s Bakery; boccesbakery.com
RomeKin USA’s variety of shampoos can leave your pup feeling and looking glamorous! The Deep Clean contains neem to kill and fight insects, as well as and lemongrass to kill and rosemary and aloe vera to promote hair growth and moisturize skin. The Whitening shampoo can help make your dog’s coat shiny, soft, and healthy. Last but not least, the Tear Free works great for dogs with sensitive skin and prevents eye irritation.
Deep Clean: $13.99; Whitening: $14.99; Tear Free: $16.99; Free shipping. RomeKin USA; romekinusa.com
If you want to feed your dog raw food, give Five Star Frozen Diets a try. USDA inspected, certified, and approved, the raw diets can improve your dog’s digestion, benefit his coat, and lead to healthier teeth and gums. Comes in five flavors: chicken & vegetable, beef & vegetable, duck & vegetable, turkey & vegetable, and chicken, beef, & vegetable. Delivered right to your door.
$12.99 (starter pack for first-time customers), $94.99 on subscription plan (13 chubs); Five Star; fivestarraw.com
Your dog’s taste buds will thank you if you feed him Canidae’s Grain-Free Pure Chewy Treats. The treats are packed with flavors like pumpkin, apple, bison, and trout and do not contain corn, wheat, or soy fillers.
$7.99 (6 oz.); Canidae; canidae.com