Which Leash Should You Use?

Yes, we only have two dogs…but we probably have at least 20 leashes in our house! Besides the leashes that we use for twice-daily dog walks, we have specialty leashes for swimming, extra long leashes for training, glowing leashes for night walks, and more. We’ve written a new freelance article for Pawster.com about “Dog Leashes: […]

Review: LeatherNature.com Premium Leashes

Have you ever picked up a new leather leash and felt that it was uncomfortable in your hands? Like new shoes, there’s a “break in” period for some leather leashes. But recently we learned about LeatherNature leashes; these leashes are as soft as they are durable. Made to last (and made in the USA), LeatherNature […]

2012 Gift Guide: Woofwerks Dog Collars at Surfpet.com

ALL WOOFWERKS  COLLARS AND LEASHES Would you like a holiday present for your dog that’s as practical as it is beautiful? Check out the lovely Woofwerks dog collars on Surfpet.com. These USA-made collars are hand-crafted using vegetable-dyed, English bridle leather. The collars feature non-corrosive brass or nickel fittings anchored to survive even the strongest tugs. […]

What’s New: Max & Coco Collars and Leashes

Product: Max & Coco™ Collars and Leashes What it is: Premium leashes and collars for dogs Manufacturer: Max & Coco Handcrafted Dog Accessories, Miami, FL If you and your pooch are looking to make a fashion statement beyond the usual leather or fabric strap collars and leashes, Max & Coco offers some handsome alternatives with […]

Get-A-Grip Offers DogTipper Discount

The Get-A-Grip™ Leash  in our “What’s New” gift guide is offering a special discount for DogTipper readers! Created by Walk In Sync’s Alecia Evans, author of the Ask Alecia column here, this leash is priced at $23.95 for any size or style. Special Discount: DogTipper readers receive a 10 percent discount. To receive your discount, […]

What’s New: Get-A-Grip Leash

Everyone definitely wants to be comfortable on their daily dog walks…and that’s why the Get-A-Grip™ Leash was designed to be the World’s Most Comfortable Leash. Created by Walk In Sync inventor Alecia Evans (of the Ask Alecia column here on DogTipper), the Get-A-Grip™ leash is designed to be bio-mechanically correct for humans, putting your shoulder […]

Review: Avant Garde Retractable Leash from 26 Bars & a Band

Product: Avant Garde Retractable Leash What It Is: retractable leash with matte finish Manufacturer: 26 Bars & a Band DogTipper Review: OK, we’ve said this before and we’ll say this again, right off the bat: we don’t use retractable leashes with our dogs. From a training perspective (and a perspective of enjoying the walk together), […]

Gift Guide: Personalized Leash from CVS Photo Center

Holiday shoppers looking for a unique gift for “the pet (or pet lover) that has everything” can now create one of a kind, personalized items at CVS Photo Centers. You can use your own photos to personalize pet collars, leashes and food bowls as well as other items. We were offered a chance to try […]

Review: Kurgo Quantum Leash

Product: Quantum Leash What It Is: Convertible dog leash Manufacturer: Kurgo Products, Motivation Design, LLC; Salisbury, MA (made in China) DogTipper Review: The calendar says “Fall” and although the thermometer still says “100 degrees” most days around here, we are looking forward to a new season full of outdoor activities. The (promise of) cooler weather […]

Review: Freedom Leash by The Paws Republic

Product: Freedom Leash What It Is: tangle-free, retractable leash for two dogs Manufacturer: Paws Republic DogTipper Review: If you’re like us and have two dogs you walk at once, you know how easily leashes can tangle. Sometimes John and I both walk the dogs so each of us will take a leash but often just […]