14 Must-Haves For People Who Cannot Adventure Without Their Pups

Written by: Dr. Katy Nelson

September 29, 2015

Fall is here and we know what that means!…Lots of outdoor activities with your dog. Whether you’re going hiking, camping or apple picking, there’s definitely something on this list for your nature-loving pooch!

1. Sporting Dog First Aid Kit$99.00

Be prepared for almost any situation with this comprehensive first aid kit that comes complete with gauze pads, hydrocortisone cream, vinyl gloves and more!
Sporting Dog First Aid Kit

2. Dog Life Jacket, $44.95

Does your dog love the water? Take your dog swimming or boating with you and be sure to use this snug fit life jacket.

Dog Life Jacket

3. Vehicle Seat Cover, $89.95

Are you taking a road trip but worry about constantly cleaning muddy paws off your car seats? A seat cover is a great buy! Your dog can sit back, relax and enjoy the ride!

Vehicle Seat Cover

4. Canvas Dog Bed, (cover and insert sold separately) $39.50-69.50

After busy autumn days of kayaking and rock climbing, your dog will want to stretch out for a long nap! A durable and easy-to-clean bed is a must-have!

Canvas Dog Bed

5. Squall Jacket, NOW $11.99

While exploring the great outdoors, you’ll want to make sure your dog is warm and comfortable. An easy-to-clean soft squall jacket with a fun pattern that is resistant to wind, rain and snow is just the item!

Dog Squall Jacket

6. Fleece Dog Jacket, $24.50

If your dog is more conservative go for a solid jacket for crisp autumn days! Soft fleece will keep our dog very comfy and the reflection trim is a safety bonus.

Fleece Dog Jacket

7. Travel Dog Bowl, $15.95

Don’t forget about your pup’s thirst and hunger when you set off on a day trip! A bowl that packs down so you can take it anywhere is perfect for water breaks or meals on the go.

Travel Dog Bowl

8. Personalized Pet Collar, $19.95

Long walks with your best friend are a given! Personalize her collar with a name and phone number so she can easily be identified should the two of you get separated.

Personalized Pet Collar

9. Pet Parka, $24.00

As the weather outside gets colder, your dog will need an extra layer. Even on the chilliest of days, this parka is pawfect as it is insulated for warmth and weather-resistant. Use this as a guide to figure out if your pup needs a winter coat.

Pet Parka

10. Travel Feed Bag, $19.00

Keep your dog’s food fresh even when you’re on the move. This feed bag holds plenty of food for meals on the road!

Travel Feed Bag

11. Fleece-Topped Pet Blanket, $29.95

A pet blanket is a grrrrreat accent to any living room AND it will keep your couch fur-free. It’s water-resistant and soft, making it both functional and comfortable for you and your dog. 🙂

Fleece-Topped Pet Blanket

12. Waterproof Dog Collar, $12.95

If you’re going to be out in the elements, make sure your dog is prepared. A waterproof dog collar is key to preventing neck irritations.

Waterproof Dog Collar

13. Dog Booties, $75.00

These breathable dog booties keep debris and dirt away from your dog’s paws. The adjustable straps and vibram soles provide complete comfort and traction.

Dog Booties

14. Fleece Therapeutic Dog Bed, $99.00

There’s nothing quite like getting into bed after a long and active day. The same is true for our pets! This therapeutic dog bed is excellent for relieving hip and joint pain. Your dog will thank you for the gift of memory foam!

Therapeutic Dog Bed

Featured Image via L.L. Bean

Written by: Dr. Katy Nelson

September 29, 2015

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