Teaching your dog leash training may be easier than you think

Teaching your dog to walk calmly on a dog leash can make outdoor activities much more rewarding. This is best taught to a puppy, but even adult dogs can learn not to pull and lunge against their leashes. As with any behavior, an older dog may simply take longer to learn. Follow these good dog […]

Dog life vests – a small investment could save your dog’s life

Labrador retrievers and water spaniels, among many other breeds, seem to have swimming in their bones. But even among breeds that can normally swim well, there are bound to be a few individual dogs that simply aren’t comfortable swimming. And then there are the breeds, like bulldogs, that simply aren’t built to swim. A bulldog […]

Simple secrets to keep your dog from pulling on his leash

If you’d like to teach your dog not to pull when you walk, it’s going to take a lot of practice and patience. You can make the process easier on both of you by using the right dog harness and leash. Many people just use a regular dog collar and a plain leash to try […]

Everyone buckled up? Tips on dog safety restraints

We all love to take our pets with us when we can. And we’ve all seen dogs riding with their heads out the window, clearly unrestrained in a car. Maybe we’ve even done that with our pets. They seem to love the air rushing past their muzzles. But it’s important to be sure that our […]

3 of the best harnesses for your unique dog

There are many different types of dog harnesses available at EzyDog. Some pets will do equally well in more than one type, or any type of harness. Other pets might need a specific kind, or simply find that one is more comfortable than another. Your lifestyle and the types of things you do with your […]

Running with your dog: the basics

If your new year’s resolution is to take up running, you’re in luck. Having a dog with you on your runs can increase your motivation, contribute to your safety, and make running a whole heck of a lot more fun. But before you head out on that first jog, we recommend prepping your pooch with […]

A seat belt restraint can save a dog’s life, find out more

As an on-the-go dog owner, you love to take your pet with you wherever you can. And dogs love to go and play with their owners. Some love to hang their heads out the window, and some even try to crawl in a driver’s lap to see all the sights. But it’s important to consider […]

Dog-friendly train travel

Ah, train travel! The landscapes rolling by, the soothing motion, the ability to relax while getting from point A to point B…if you can’t tell, we really love trains—and we love them even more when we can bring our pets along for the ride. Sadly, interstate and cross-country trains in North America are usually not […]

3 training tips to ensure good greeting behavior

There are as many styles of greeting behavior as there are dogs, but if your dog’s big personality is a little too eager for your guests’ comfort, here are a few tips to make sure that that big ball of fluff is as good with guests as you are. 1. Have your dog step away […]

Help your dog live longer with activity – Here are 4 accessories to get started

Dog harnesses, leashes and collars are important for taking your dog for walks, hikes or runs. When you and your pet are ready to really go and play, you might need gear for a more active lifestyle. Here are some great dog accessories for active pet lovers. Dog Life Jackets While most dogs can swim, […]