Hiking Tips: Hiking With Your Dog

Bailey and me doing the last 200 feet to the s...
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Many of us have a furry friend and take them to a dog park for exercise and fun. Why not try something different and take a hike? Here are some tips you need to know before you take your dog hiking.

Hiking With Your Dog : Critter Minute – Natural Dog Products & Fun

Before you decide to take your dog out hiking make sure your dog is healthy enough and fit enough to enjoy a hike. If your dog is not very fit you can start with short excursions from home and gradually work up to long hikes though the …

Publish Date: 06/18/2010 13:14

http://www.critterminute.com/hiking-with-your-dog/

Dog-Friendly Outdoor Adventures « The Bark

To make the most out of your hiking experience, keep in mind the following trail-etiquette tips (from The Appalachian Trail Conservancy): Do not allow your pet to chase wildlife. Leash your dog around water sources and in sensitive …

Publish Date: 06/18/2010 16:13

http://blog.earthbath.com/2010/06/17/dog-friendly-outdoor-adventures/

5 Tips for Camping with Your Dog | EcoSalon

Hiking Tips. There are extra considerations if you’re hiking: If you expect your dog to carry his own food or water, incorporate the pack into your daily walks a few weeks before the trip. Start with an empty pack and slowly build up to …

Publish Date: 06/17/2010 14:38

http://www.ecosalon.com/dogs-can-camp-with-the-best-of-us/

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