With Spring arrives lighter mornings and early evenings, making it easier for us to spend more time outdoors for longer. Whether walking, hiking or simply strolling and enjoying the (hopefully) warmer weather, we've found four products we think you might not have heard of, but which will make your dog's season a lot more fun and enjoyable.
Ideal Dog Harness for Walking
Make walks with your pooch a relaxing experience for both you and your dog with the EasySport™ Harness. Fully adjustable and padded throughout, the Harness provides the ultimate comfort for dogs of all sizes and breeds.
Two quick snap buckles allow for easy fit and removal, and the dog lead can be simply clipped to the top of the harness. For extra safety there is a top handle – ideal in unpredictable situations where you may need an extra degree of reassurance. Available in sizes X-Small – L and five colours.
Priced from £12.99 (RRP)
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Recommended Dog Treats
Pet Munchies Chicken Twists ‘NEW!’
100% Natural Chicken Twists – these premium, gourmet dental sticks are made with succulent twists of Chicken Breast. Designed to satisfy your dog’s natural instinct to chew, they can also help to reduce tartar and plaque for healthy teeth and gums.
Naturally low in fat and delicately roasted to perfection with no artificial additives, preservatives, flavour or colours. Wheat, cereal and gluten free.
Price £2.99 (RRP)
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Great Supplement for Active Dogs
VetSpec Active provides nutritional support for all hard working dogs, especially gundogs, agility dogs, sheep dogs and greyhounds. It is specially formulated using scientifically proven ingredients including vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, glucosamine, MSM and MOS to supplement any deficiencies in the dog’s normal diet and help lead to improved performance.
It addresses the micronutrient balance in the diet and helps to build muscular condition, maintain gut health and optimise joint mobility.
For more information about the VetSpec range please visit www.vetspec.co.uk or call 01845 565030.
Price £11.95 for 200g tub (RRP)
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Perfect for Keeping Your Dog Cool
Scruffs Self-Cooling Mat
Many pets can suffer from the heat during hot summer months. The Scruffs® Cool Dog Mat is designed to provide relief for your pet as they snooze. Filled with a non-toxic gel the self-cooling mat will be typically 5-10 degrees cooler than room temperature.
When being used, the mat will keep its cooling properties for approximately 1 hour, depending upon the environment. To reset the mats cooling properties simply leave unused for 1 hour, there is no need to freeze or refrigerate.
Easy to clean by simply wiping down, the mat is currently available in sizes Small-X – Large, a newer size for smaller dogs (50 x 40cm, X-Small) will be available online from next month.
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One for Dog Lovers…
You didn’t think we’d forgotten you, did you?
This month we discovered the new Spring/Summer Waggydogz range from Evans Lichfield and we are offering one lucky reader the chance to win a set of wall art and a cushion from their new collection. Choose the breed you’d most like your prizes in from their wide range available.
See more of K9 Magazine's reviews and recommendations for your dog next month, but in the meantime why not take a read of our latest Dyson vacuum cleaner review - it says it's build with pet owners in mind, but is it worth the investment? Read more here...