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Below is a list of products I mention in Little Dog In A Big City.

Note: my recommendation of these products is just that: a recommendation. Their inclusion is not any kind of endorsement or guarantee on my part. It’s really a matter of research and trial and error to see what suits you and your dog best.

 

dog harness
Ruff Wear Web Master Harness

bum bag
DOOG bum bag

bum bags
DOOG bum bags

dog jackets
Ruff Wear Cloud Chaser jackets

dog coat
Ruff Wear Climate Changer™ jackets

dog raincoats
Ruff Wear Sun Shower raincoats

dog life jacket
Ruff Wear Portage Float Coat

dog wetsuit
Doggie wetsuit by KME Drysuits

dog booties
Ruff Wear Bark'n Boots™ Skyliner booties

dog carrier
Outward Hound™ Carrier

heat pads for dogs
Snugglesafe® headpad

treat bags
The Real Boss treatbags

lead extension
EzyDog standard lead extension

EzyDog Mongrel Extension
EzyDog Mongrel Extension

head halters
Halti® by KraMar PetCare

dog backpack
Black Dog Wear backpack

backpack for dogs
Ruff Wear Approach Pack

Mountain Bench Lead
 Mountain Bench Lead by Prestige Pet Products

Flat Cotton Recall Lead
Flat Cotton Recall Lead by Prestige Pet Products

walkydog
The W
alkyDog (for use with a bicycle)

wheel covers
Aero Disc Covers

 

The below products are mentioned in
Little Dog In A Big City but not by brand.
You'll be able to locate them via an internet search.

anklets
Reflective anklets

water wallet
Water wallets

water bottles
Water bottles with attached drinking area

petsteps
Petsteps

dog in bike basket
Bike basket


Pet trailer

pet stroller
Pet stroller

first aid
Doggie first aid kit

lead
Adjustable lead

muzzles
Cloth muzzle (left) and wire muzzle

treadmill
Treadmill (suitable for humans too)


Human rashie (baby size) worn back-to-front

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SAY NO TO PUPPY MILLS! SAY NO TO ANIMALS IN PETSHOPS! SAY NO TO BREEDERS!

Adopt a homeless animal instead - they all deserve a second chance

It's estimated that 130,000 dogs and 60,000 cats are killed every year in Australia because there are not enough homes for them all. And the global numbers amount to millions upon millions every single year.

Puppy mills are a major contributor to the terrible problem of overpopulation. Puppy mills are essentially 'dog factories' where dogs are forced to churn out litter after litter, with no thought for the welfare of the dogs and all thought for profit. The dogs live in appallingly dirty, cramped conditions all their lives, and when they no longer serve their purpose they're killed, dumped or sold to vivisection laboratories.

Petshops fit into the picture because puppy mills are generally where petshops get their animals from. Furthermore, having animals in shop windows encourages impulse purchases, and adding an animal to your family should be a conscious, careful decision - NOT one to be made while shoe shopping.

Breeders contribute enormously to the tragic statistics above too. And it doesn't matter whether they're professional breeders or backyard breeders, and whether they breed for profit or not, because while there are homeless animals sitting on death row in shelters, any and all animal breeding is utterly irresponsible.

Now, here's where you come in. You can either be part of the problem or part of the solution. You can either buy animals from puppy mills, petshops or breeders and be part of the problem. Or you can adopt from a shelter or rescue organisation and be part of the solution.

If I haven't convinced you, visit your local shelter to see the homeless animals. Let their innocent faces convince you that adopting is the only responsible choice to make.

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