Stuff We Love—Fall 2020
Modern Dog staffers’ picks of the litter!
I keep my dog Chili Cheese looking suave and sophisticated in the suede and silver collar and bow tie set from Puccissime Pet Couture! This dapper handmade collar with bow tie, available for pups of all sizes, is the perfect doggy accessory for any occasion.
—Becky ($30, puccissime.com)
Enjoying the outdoors with your dog shouldn’t come at the expense of the environment. These Zero Plastic Poop Bags from Lucky Dog are made from organic plant material and completely break down, fully decomposing in three to six months, so you can clean up after your pup while helping reduce your footprint!
—Jennifer (from $15, jewettcameron.com)
Keeping my dog safe with an updated and cute ID tag is a must. This durable, double-sided Sushi Roll dog tag from Rebel Dawg comes personalized with your dog’s information. Tons of fun styles are available—it’s hard to choose just one!—Amanda (from $45, rebeldawg.com)
Everything About Animals
These just may be the cutest cushions ever! Send your dog’s photo to Everything About Animals and they’ll make it into an adorable custom cushion made with organic and eco-friendly fabric and ink.—Cecilia (from $55, everythingaboutanimals.com)
The Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids in Sammy’s Shiny Coat from Stengel Oils keep my coat and skin healthy, while also helping with cognitive function! Omegas are also known to help with inflammatory and immune disorders, protecting my immune system and joints.
—Charlie the Chocolate Lab (from $20, sammysshinycoat.com)
Let’s Go Design
Be prepared for all weather with this awesome Dog Walking Utility Jacket from Let’s Go Design! Waterproof and reflective with hood and visor, it is convertible for all seasons (removable fleece liner & sleeves!) and comes with pick-up bags and treat dispensing pockets. I love mine! It’s now 10 years old and looks as good as new.
—Connie ($290, letsgodesign.net)
Primal Pet Foods
My pup now devours her dinner thanks to the addition of Primal’s Chicken Butcher’s Blend Raw Topper. Designed to give your dog’s regular dinner a boost, the delicious meal enhancer provides nutrient-dense proteins and critical calcium via ethically-raised meats and freshly-ground bone to thrill your dog.
—Georgia ($10, primalpetfoods.com)
Do not hesitate to get this coat. The Great White North coat from Chilly Dogs is unparalleled in fit, material and design, keeping your dog warm and dry no matter the weather. I’ve used this coat a ton with my dog Penny and it is perfect!
—Connie (from $60, chillydogs.ca)
Encouraging play is easy with the Shake and Squeak toys from Pet Factory. Made with premium materials and built to last, these toys feature a squeaker and come in classic shapes pups love!—Yaunna (from $8, petfactory.com)
We’re going to celebrate my dog Charlie’s 12th birthday with a wheat-free Pumpkin cake from Puppy Cake! This dog-approved mix is so easy to make and includes only high-quality, dog-safe ingredients so I can feel good about letting Charlie enjoy a special birthday treat on his big day.—Linda ($7, puppycake.com)
Show off your breed love with an etched light solar stake from Personal Etchings! A great addition to your garden or walkway, this solar powered stake recharges every day and can be etched with any dog breed!—Vicki (from $25, personaletchings.com)
Beast and Buckle
It’s Fall, a.k.a. pumpkin spice season, making this reversible dog harness from Beast and Buckle a must-have! Made from quality neoprene and breathable mesh, this comfortable harness is durable, safe, and stylish.—Hayley ($30, beastandbuckle.com)
Chicken Soup Pets
Salmon is the first ingredient in Chicken Soup for the Soul’s grain-free Salmon, Pea, and Sweet Potato recipe. They’ve also included antioxidants and superfoods for a delicious and healthy made-in-the-USA meal. I also love that since September 2016 they have donated over three million meals to pets in need.—Jennifer (from $20, chickensouppets.com)