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Jingle, jingle: It’s that time of year again, and we haven’t even had our turkey yet. But Thanksgiving’s late date in 2013 doesn’t buy extra time for holiday shopping. Now’s the time to get thinking about gifts for your pups, your DogTrekking friends and the organizations that strive all year long to find homes for needy canines. Here are some ideas to ponder as you prepare to switch gears for the holidays.
Dog photos with Santa for a good cause
What’s the nicest thing you could do for dogs this holiday season? Aside from taking on another four-legged family member, the best way to reach out is to help pets in need find loving homes. The ways to do so are as endless as the stream of abandoned pups pouring through shelter and rescue-organization doors. more »
Tru-fit harness with wearable camera mount
Just as we humans enjoy getting new gadgets and gizmos for Christmas, so do we enjoy buying cool new accessories for our pets. Given the zooming popularity of GoPro
action cams, it was only a matter of time before someone—Kurgo, in this case—came up with a camera mount dog harness
that makes it easy to view the world from your best friend’s point of view. more »
Hide a Squirrel by Kyjan
One-of-a-kind gifts carry a different connotation than mass-produced goods. Even if you can't personally meet the crafter, you can usually feel the love. more »
Shopping local isn't just good for your community, it provides a satisfying, hands-on experience and the opportunity to consult with experts, which can be of major help when it comes to picking a great gift for your best friend. more »
In the spirit of holiday giving, DogTrekker.com salutes its newest partner, Zuke’s
, a company dedicated to “fueling the love” through natural, made-in-the-USA treats
for dogs and cats. Zuke’s will be sponsoring our Vet Buzz
column and pages in 2014, enabling us to continue to provide the latest news, tips, advice, warnings and advances in medical and holistic treatments for your pets. more »