Dog Road Trip Essentials: Top Things to Buy for A Road Trip

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Dog Road Trip Essentials: Top Things to Buy for A Road Trip

Temperatures are rising fast and summer is in full swing. You can bet your bottom dollar that your pooch is feeling the heat just as much as you are! If you've been thinking of taking that long-overdue road trip to beat the heat and make the most out of the summer season, there's never been a better time than now. Your furry friend will agree. So, how can you make sure you've got everything you need to keep your dog calm, healthy, and happy as you take to the open road? In this article, we've rounded up all the essentials...

Do You Really Need to Buy a Dog Life Jacket for Your Pup?

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Do You Really Need to Buy a Dog Life Jacket for Your Pup?

The short answer is, yes. But you're probably here for the longer answer. The one that addresses the images you have in your mind that show dogs perfectly doggie paddling to and fro through the water without life jackets or other gear. Surely all the straps, foam panels, and release buckles are going to cause trouble for a waterborne pooch, right? Haven't we all seen images of dogs happily and easily paddling with their necks above water? They don’t call it "doggy paddle" for nothing.  Dogs don’t need fancy, adjustable reflective life jackets, these happy images of dogs swimming seem...

Best Booster Car Seats For a Safe Trip For You And Your Dog

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Best Booster Car Seats For a Safe Trip For You And Your Dog

When we take our pups for a car ride, they do what dogs naturally do, stand on their hind legs and look out the window. This can quickly become a safety hazard for you and your pup, so it would be best to get a comfortable and stable dog car seat.  How to choose the right car seat for your dog? There are so many choices when it comes to choosing a booster car seat for your dog, so how do you choose the right seat for your pup?  Well, here are a few things to consider while you're browsing online...

Best Running Dogs: The 20 Best Dog Breeds for Runners

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Best Running Dogs: The 20 Best Dog Breeds for Runners

If you've been noticing a lot more people jogging in your local park, you're definitely not alone. Long-distance and short-distance running are both incredibly health-promoting forms of exercise, and following the global restrictions that have put much of the world at a standstill in 2020 and 2021, more and more people are taking up the hobby for the first time. Among these newer, more casual runners, there are also dog owners wondering for the first time whether their pup would enjoy running with them and would be able to keep up the pace, as well as prospective dog owners that...

Best Chew Toys for Dogs: A Buyer’s Guide for Dog Owners

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Best Chew Toys for Dogs: A Buyer’s Guide for Dog Owners

If you’ve noticed that your pup loves chewing on their favorite toys and, unfortunately for your home’s furniture, on a whole lot of other random things lying around the house, you’re certainly not alone. While chewing is a perfectly healthy and normal behavior for a puppy or adult dog, it’s in your pup’s best interest for you to invest in long-lasting dog chews so that their dental health can be protected and their overall well-being safeguarded. At the same time, aggressive chewers may need a little more attention, as destructive chewing may be a sign of distress and anxiety, requiring...

Our Best Tips and Tricks for Grooming Dogs in Spring

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Our Best Tips and Tricks for Grooming Dogs in Spring

With the flowers blooming, the sun shining, and temperatures rising, our beloved pups are soon going to start feeling the effects of the change in seasons — especially breeds with longer and thicker coats. As springtime comes around, the soft and thick fur that’s been keeping your companion warm throughout the winter tends to become a little uncomfortable for long-haired dogs, so going all-in with a new haircut is the best way to keep your pup happy and comfortable through higher temperatures. At the same time, spring grooming can be the perfect excuse for a long-overdue bath, ideal for getting...

Best Valentine’s Day Gifts for Dogs

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Best Valentine’s Day Gifts for Dogs

It's Valentine's Day! This is a day we dedicate to showing love to those who matter in our lives, including our cute furry friends. Let your canine companion know how much they mean to you with the best Valentine’s Day gifts for your dog. Buying fantastic presents or giving them fun treats is an excellent way to show them you genuinely care. We've got over fifteen dog gift ideas for Valentine's Day. From luxurious collars, tasty treats, and beautiful toys to colorful socks, pajamas, and sweaters, there is no shortage of wonderful gifts to keep their tails wagging. Browse our...

10 Easy Ways to Keep Dogs Warm

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10 Easy Ways to Keep Dogs Warm

As temperatures start dropping, we are all reaching out for a couple of extra layers to keep warm and toasty throughout the winter. Between scarves, sweaters, fuzzy hats, and gloves, we do not lack fashionable ways to keep ourselves warm. Wrapping up for winter is something we don’t even give that much thought to anymore – at least until we start considering what our furry loved ones might be feeling. Not all dog breeds are equally equipped for the long, hard winters: Greyhounds, Yorkshire Terriers, Great Danes, and Pugs, for example, are all highly susceptible to cold weather. Both big...

Why Is Your Dog Barking At Night?

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Why Is Your Dog Barking At Night?

Your pup is the most adorable thing in the world. You spend your days together playing, going for runs, taking cute pictures, and cuddling up on the couch. But when the sun goes down and your family is getting ready for a good night’s rest, your dog just can’t get to sleep, and instead starts barking the night away. Is your dog barking driving you and your neighbors crazy? If you feel like you’ve already tried it all, you’ll know that responding to their cries for attention isn’t the solution to this common problem. There are other ways you can...

Dog Christmas Gift Ideas

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Dog Christmas Gift Ideas

The holiday season is upon us, and while many people are busy looking for presents for their friends and family, getting something special for your dog is just as important. After all, shopping for a Christmas present for your four-legged friend is so much fun! Not only will you have a chance to test your imagination and creativity, but you will also experience the joy of seeing your pooch excited running around the house playing with a new toy in the outfit that you carefully picked.  But what should you get for your four-legged friend? The answer depends on your...

Best Dog Grooming Tools

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Best Dog Grooming Tools

A shiny coat is the ultimate proof of your pet’s good health. However, maintaining your dog’s tangle-free, healthy hair requires work. As a dog owner, you can help it by choosing the right dog grooming tools. We offer a wide variety of dog grooming tools from de-tangling and deshedding brushes to bathtubs and mats that provide a stress-free experience for your pet and help you to the work quickly and efficiently.  Pup-Tub Dog Bath Blue - Do you encounter problems when trying to bathe your pet? This ocean-blue designer bathtub is for you! No more trying to keep your furry...

The Top 5 Best Waterproof Dog Raincoats With A Hood

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The Top 5 Best Waterproof Dog Raincoats With A Hood

Do dogs need raincoats? Well, technically, no, but we all know how annoying it can be to bring a wet dog home. The mess. The smell. The dirt all over your white sofa. Nightmare! It doesn't have to be this way. Raincoats for dogs are a simple (and stylish) solution to your wet and cold dog issues. Dog raincoats are usually built for functionality and not beauty. But, here at Bitch New York, we have a selection of dog raincoats with hoods that do both.  When buying your special pooch a raincoat, quality should be the priority. You want something...