From a cute and convenient way to carry your pup while biking to condition-specific dog supplements and beyond, come check out some really cool canine products we’re obsessed with right now.
You probably have a pup that’s either an amazing Evil Genius or a sweet Best Dog Ever (or both!), so let the rest of us in on the secret by putting it right on the collar. These adorable ribbon collars are not only stain- and fray-resistant but also designed to last a lifetime. Hardware is cast, not welded, brass for extra strength, plus the buckles are Coast Guard-approved for high weight hold. Machine washable in cold; air dry. Available in XS to XXL. $23 to $24. Up Country; upcountryinc.com
Get your dogs to do the Monster Mash with their teeth on these boo-tastic silly-faced toys. Constructed from double-layered Duraplush and post-consumer and upcycled materials for chomping, shaking and all-around tough pup play. Available in Small or Medium and a variety of colors. This is a non-squeaker toy. $10. Chopper & Otis; chopperandotis.com
Have a nervous or frightened dog and don’t know what to do? Calm him down with these soft bite-sized chews. This great wheat-free option consists of a unique blend of thiamine and L-tryptophan, melatonin and ginger. Also available — the new ThunderWunder Hemp Calming Chews with hemp seed, melatonin, thiamine, L-tryptophan and ginger. Both calming chews are great for fear of loud noises, separation or travel anxiety, plus grooming and vet visits. $14.99/60-ct and $19.99 60-ct Hemp. Thunderworks; thunderworks.com
This sleek sleep spot makes both a comfy bed for Spot and a stylish addition to your home. You’ll love the shiny, patent croc exterior while Spot enjoys the soft velour covered cushioning. Even better, the cover zips off for washing. Comes in two sizes: Small and Medium, plus three chic colors: black, chocolate and silver. $79. LazyBonezz; lazybonezz.com
Shake, shake, shake your way to better dog health with this new line of supplements. Just shake or spoon some on your dog’s food, and he’ll eat it right up. The supplements support your pup’s overall health, aging and wellness, plus address specific conditions: Joint & Hip Support, Senior Dog Defense, Sensitive Stomach, Skin & Coat Support and Immune Support. Created from whole-food ingredients and herbs, without any binders, fillers, sugars, glycerin or artificial flavors. $23.29. Halo; halopets.com
Fireworks, thunderstorms, travel — oh my! If your dog is not a fan of loud noises, vet visits, travel or just has general stress or separation anxiety, swaddling could make him feel much safer. It just takes three easy steps to put on Comfort Zone’s new Calming Vest with compression technology, which fits fully over the chest for maximum torso coverage. It is soft, flexible and breathable, plus adjustable. Comes in sizes XS to XL. $40.55. Comfort Zone; comfortzone.com
What bike-riding fan wouldn’t love to take his furry pal with him on daily rides? Now you can in the Tail Wagon bike trailer by Burley. Featuring a flip-down tailgate for quick pup loading and a suspended, removable floor for easy cleaning, it works with almost any bike. There’s even an optional stroller kit. Great for dogs up to 75 pounds. $399. Burley; burley.com
Sometimes our dogs develop sensitivities to certain proteins and ingredients. And it can be really frustrating when you can’t find a nutritious food without that item, such as poultry, beef, grains, soy, corn or rice. Now there’s new Lovingly Simple, perfect for the dog with these sensitivities. Available in either Lamb + Sweet Potato kibble or Whitefish + Sweet Potato kibble. Comes in 3.85- and 10.25-pound bags. Lamb+Sweet Potato also available in 21-pound bag. $12.99 to $59.99. “I and love and you”; iandloveandyou.com
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Editor’s note: This article first appeared in Dogster magazine. Have you seen the new Dogster print magazine in stores? Or in the waiting room of your vet’s office? Subscribe now to get Dogster magazine delivered straight to you!