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 […]

Giveaway: Mhu Ghu L.E.D. Leash from HollyWOOF Bag CLOSED

***This giveaway is closed. With 555 entries, the winner is Ashley C! Congratulations!** As the days are getting shorter, you find your evening’s dog walk a little bit more in the dark every night. You want to make sure you and your dog are seen by cars. The answer? An L.E.D. leash. One lucky DogTipper […]

Review: Mimi Green Oilcloth Collar & Leash

Product: Mimi Green Dog Oilcloth Collar and Leash What It Is: stylish dog collars made with stain resistant oilcloth Manufacturer: Mimi Green, a company based in New Mexico, USA DogTipper Review: As we’ve written about before, we love to dress our dogs Irie and Tiki in stylish collars (because they’re not about to let us […]

Review: Wacky Walk’r

Product: Wacky Walk’r Leashes and Couplers What It Is: Tubular rubber leash system designed to relieve kinetic stress on the animal and the walker Manufacturer: Wacky Walk’r in Hatfield, Pennsylvania DogTipper Review: Along with all the other benefits, walking our dogs twice a day is great exercise for Irie and Tiki and for us as […]

Review: Walk In Sync Humane Dog Walking & Training System

Product: Walk In Sync™ Humane Dog Walking and Training System What It Is: a harness and leash system with access to training videos designed to easily and humanely train and walk your dog Manufacturer: DogTipper Review: As our regular DogTipper readers know, we live in the country. And that means country distractions: bunnies running […]

Pure Mutt Apparel Review

Product: Pure Mutt Apparel What It Is: Products promoting mixed breed and shelter dogs Manufacturer: Pure Mutt, Inc., Florida DogTipper Review: Faithful DogTipper readers know that we are big fans of  mixed breed dogs. Both Irie and Tiki have very mixed backgrounds; we know this because we had them DNA tested and they proved to […]

Win a Rascodog ReadyLeash!

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to commenter #3, Amy, who was selected at random by It’s time for a new giveaway! This week we’re giving away a  ReadyLeash from RascoDog! This product, supplied by RascoDog, was reviewed by DogTipper and it’s especially notable not only for its comfort-grip handle but for its built-in […]