Essential summer gear for water-loving dogs and their people
Hit the water safely and in style with the PAWS Aboard Pet Life Jacket from Fido Pet Products ($28). As well as ultimate fit, buoyancy, and visibility, these canine life jackets have a breathable mesh underbelly for proper drying to avoid painful chafing. Anchors a weigh! Available in sizes to fit dogs up to 90 pounds.
Perfect for water dogs! Nothing says summer like a vibrantly bright collar. And better still is when that collar is totally waterproof and stink-proof! The Hydro Collar from Hot Dogs All Dressed ($15)—which can be customized with different decorations and is available in an array of colours—lets your dog make the most of the season.
Protecting your dog from sun damage is a breeze with this spray on sunscreen for dogs with aloe vera from Warren London ($12). It not only protects your dog’s most vulnerable areas from harmful sun exposure, it moisturizes your dog’s skin and coniditions the coat too. The non-greasy formula means no slippery fingers either—no muss, no fuss, just dog-safe sun protection!
Show your dog’s commitment to the earth with the Orbee Ball from Planet Dog (from $18). Made of durable, recyclable, and non-toxic materials, this eco-friendly ball has a rope attached to turn any game of fetch into a tug-of-war. Plus, the ball is infuesd with natural mint oil so it smells fresh!
We can’t get enough of these stylish Growl Towels ($48) and their bright jacquard design. Perfect for the beach, patio or backyard, they do double duty with a silky, velour side for napping and an absorbent cotton fibre side to dry off after beach or poolside adventures!