Dog Agility Tunnel Review
Aug03

Dog Agility Tunnel Review

So, as you may have guessed, I’ve played around a bit with starting our Labradors on agility training.  Okay, it’s pretty much been Josie and it’s pretty much just been the poles.  But I have long wanted to try something else, perhaps something easier, simpler than poles.  The tunnel seemed like a natural choice in terms of the concept being simple and I thought our Cocker Spaniel, who is not too sharp, might even grasp the concept. The problem was that for a long time, every time I searched, my tunnel purchasing options were all over $100 which was more than I wanted to spend just to try out the concept.  But at long last, I discovered, purchased and just unpacked an an affordable tunnel. I was worried that for $36 it would be a piece of junk, but it seems well made. I popped it out and stretched it out inside (it was raining out) and then managed to actually get it back in the carrying/storage case. We’ve had a bunch of rain and I’m afraid the grass will never be dry or the tunnel will get mildewed, but just now…. right as I typed this I came up with a GREAT idea. THE DECK!! I can try out the tunnel on our back deck and it won’t get dirty or mildewed. Stay tuned and I’ll let you know how they do. Oh, and I found this cool video that looks helpful in terms of how to teach the dogs to use...

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Dog Shedding – The Furminator Kicks Butt
Sep15

Dog Shedding – The Furminator Kicks Butt

Basically “The Furminator” is the only brush that really HELPS (nothing solves the problem) with Labrador hair all over our house.  When you own one yellow Labrador and one black Labrador, you are guaranteed that no matter what color clothing you have on, sitting on the floor or leaning over for some doggy love, will result in a sharp decline in your appearance. Our veterinarian’s assistant was the one who recommended Furminator to me and once I tried one I was hooked.  It definitely pulls the hair off our dogs faster than anything else I’ve used. Oh and if you are interested in one, here is the link to FURminator on...

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