Tag: pet safety

Fish Hook Days Are Over!

It’s gone!!!! She had another x-ray yesterday and the fish hook was gone! It looks like Xena’s stomach acid eventually broke it down to little pieces and she was able to pass them naturally. She doesn’t need a surgery after all! I am so thankful that there was no complication during this process. I had

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Gear Review: Flowfold Trailmate Leash

Flowfold Trailmate

I’ve tried a few different rope leashes so far from different makers and I haven’t found one I like enough to recommend to others. Mainly because I don’t find them sturdy. When a company asks for an honest review, that shows they are confident about their product. I decided to give Flowfold Trailmate rope leash a

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5 Tips for Hiking with Dogs in the Summer

Too often I see and hear about a dog that got overheated during a hike. And at times, those stories end with a very very sad ending. Death. Overheating and heat exhaustion can be prevented so when I hear stories like this, it really upsets me to the core. Recently I was asked to be

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Review: Hurtta Dazzle Rope Leash

This weekend the daylight saving time will end. Are you and your dog going to be safe walking in the dark? Hurtta America sent us their new Dazzle Rope Leash in Hi-Viz Orange to test. We never had a rope leash so I was excited to try it out. This review is based on our

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Summer Hiking Guidelines

Heat exhaustion or heat stroke is very dangerous for pets but sadly I see a lot of people who do not take this seriously on/off the trail. It doesn’t mean we can’t go out and enjoy the outdoors. We just need to be mindful. As pet owners, we are responsible for our pet’s well-being. During the month of July and

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