June 24, 2010 | Pet Travel
Your pooch goes everywhere in style – including the campground. Good thing there’s the Straight Line Pet Camper! Fido will be roughing it in the lap of luxury in this Airstream-inspired pet camper. Made of fiberglass and aluminum stainless steel, this Straight Line pet camper only fits small dogs, as it measures 41” W x 21”H x 19” D. Price available upon request. Straight Line.
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February 10, 2010 | Pet Travel
Able to generate renewable energy to power three LEDs, the Fido Fashion Energy Generating Dog Leash is barking up the right tree. What’s so cool about this dog leash is that it uses the coil and recoil of the leash to generate energy. Equipped with three high-intensity LEDs, this Fido Fashion leash uses the energy to power the lights, which shine down and forward so you can always see where you’re going – a handy gadget to have while navigating the wilderness on your next camping trip or hike. The LEDs are estimated to run for about six hours on a fully charged battery. The leash also features a small generator that allows the motion of the dog to create its own power. Fido Fashion.
February 5, 2010 | Pet Travel
When your pup (or cat) needs shelter from the elements the next time you’re out camping, keep them covered in the WeatherTech Pet Tent. An ideal travel companion for your pet, the WeatherTech Pet Tent comes in four sizes, so it Available in four sizes, the Pet Tent fits most vehicles and pets. Made from a PVC heavy-duty woven fabric, this WeatherTech tent also comes equipped with rugged mesh material for ventilation. If you’re setting it up in your car or truck, it features Velcro and corner clips to keep it secure, and it cleans easily with damp cloth. Easy to set up, this pet tent just pops open, and when you’re done with it, it stores away in its own bag. The WeatherTech Pet Tent sells for $89.95. WeatherTech.
January 8, 2010 | Pet Travel
When all your dog wants to do is get up and go, outfit him with the Mountainsmith SL Series Dog Packs. Great for your next outdoor adventure, the SL Series features an ergonomic suspension system and profile, so it moves with your dog, no matter where he roams. Equipped with an independently adjustable fleece lined belly harness and adjustable padded sternum strap for three point harness security, this Mountainsmith dog pack isn’t going anywhere, and you can fit it to your pooch so he can wear it comfortably all day long. If you’re just going for a short excursion, try out the single Dog Pack, shown below. Other features include waterproof zippers, mesh wet item storage area, reflective piping and d-ring attachment point for leashes. Get your dog packed for $60. Mountainsmith.
December 1, 2009 | Pet Travel
The perfect outdoor home for your pooch, the ABO Gear Dog Haus Portable Pet Shelter goes anywhere you go – from the trailer to the campground to the backyard. Easy to set up and take down, the Dog Haus offers shade and protection from the elements, as its SPF 50 material protects your pup from the sun. Equipped with a removable quilted/padded inner liner that is water-resistant, this ABO Gear pet tent comes with working doors and windows with mesh backing, providing plenty of ventilation. Lightweight and compact, the Dog Haus fits in its own storage bag when not in use. Pick one up for $70. ABO Gear.
October 9, 2009 | Pet Travel
If you don’t want to leave your pet behind on your next family walk, hike or bike ride, hitch on the Croozer Mini Pet Trailer. Ideal for smaller dogs, both young and old, the Mini lets Fido come along for the ride so the whole family can enjoy the outdoors together. This Croozer pet trailer easily attaches to your bike, thanks to its hitcharm with two-part axle hitch, or if you’re walking, you can take advantage of the padded handlebar and strolling wheel attachment. Your pup can enjoy the surroundings with mesh front, back and side windows, and he stays safe with an internal eyelet that you can attach his dog harness to. Other features include a rear storage pocket and integrated parking brake. Pick one up for around $199. Croozer.
September 10, 2009 | Pet Travel
There’s one less thing to worry about when prepared for your next camping trip with the Mountainsmith Dog Trippin Kit. Equipped with everything you need to take your dog backpacking with you, the Dog Trippin kit is available in small, medium and large sizes. Hike the trail with Fido secure on the leach, complete with a stainless metal snap hook and elastic cinch, and a pet backpack so he can carry all his provisions. At meal time, your pup can feast out of the grub and water bowls that feature webbing rimming that maintains its shape and leak proof lining. When the lights go down, your pooch will sleep comfortably in his very own dog bed that’s lined with fleece. The Mountainsmith Dog Trippin Kits range in price from $65 to $75. Mountainsmith.
January 29, 2008 | Pet Travel
There’s no reason why Fido has to stay behind when you take your motorcycle out. Perfect for cruising or vacations, the WAGS Pet Trailers are custom-built according to the type and size of your pet, as well as to your specifications. With a removable partition in the trailer for a smaller dog, the Pet Trailer is turned into a kennel, leaving extra room for storage. There’s plenty of breathing room for dogs big and small, as this WAGS trailer comes with sliding windows, large vents and a solar power vent. The interior of the lid is insulated, and the entire trailer is carpeted, which is removable for easy cleaning. Base price of $3,095. WAGS Cargo Trailers.
March 5, 2007 | Pet Travel
Coleman introduces a new line of innovative pet camping gear for outdoor-loving pets and their owners. And who wouldn’t want their furry friends to camp in style? The Hibernation Sleeping Bag comes in four sizes and starts in price from $10.52. They help pets stay toasty with a fleece liner, cotton top cover, insulation and a water-resistant bottom.
Now your pup can have a pup tent! The Mountaineer Dog Tent retails for $14.61, and has a waterproof floor, weather-resistant fabric and a strong frame engineered to withstand windy conditions. Coleman.
January 31, 2006 | Pet Travel
The Dog-e-tag, $39.95, takes the traditional dog tag to the max. Information like name, phone numbers, addresses, e-mail addresses, medical information, favorite dog food, etc. can be stored for doggy emergencies. Choose from a variety of colors to make sure your dog is stylin and safe at the same time.
December 12, 2005 | Pet Travel
Are you the type that brings your dog everywhere? Why not make your dog carry it's own food then, or even things you need on your journey. He is man's best friend after all. He won't even mind. The easily adjustable Granite gear ruff rider dog pack is anatomically designed to fit the shape of your dog and provides the ability for him to carry a load in comfort without the pack interfering with his stride. Pack is made with a High Tenacity 210 denier Cordura fabric which can take any beating your dog may provide. Don't worry about your dog being uncomfortable because this fleece dog pack is backed with foam pads where the pack contacts your dog’s ribs, as well the top yoke which distributes the load over your dog’s shoulders and spine. Soft tubular webbing secures the pack across the chest and under the belly. Cool Reflective strips are visible from all angles so that your pal is visible at night. Pack comes in small medium and large to fit all shapes and sizes of dogs and costs $50.
October 10, 2005 | Pet Travel
A brilliant idea for those going on vacation, a business trip, or who travel often. The Pet Phone Remote Food Dispenser is exactly what it sounds like: a cell phone controlled remote feeder for pet owners who also enjoy "shooting the shit" with their pets via built-in speakers and a microphone. Away from home? Out of the country? Can't feed your dogs? Punch in the right numbers on your cell phone and down comes the puppy chow.
The Pet Phone remote food dispenser (Engadget)
Pet Phone Remote Food Dispenser (Shinyshiny)