I tend to do a lot of research when I
decide to buy a new product. Since I use the Internet a lot to look for reviews,
every once in a while I decide to give back by publishing my findings. Once I
make a decision, I don't update so all of these findings represent what was
available at a point in time. So I hope you find the information useful, but
please don't write to complain that it's out of date or to let me know about new
products - I really don't care.
Seat Belts - Whether you
decide to crate or belt, please restrain your dog in the car at all times. Here is a
summary of specifications and features for the many canine restraint systems on the
- Sun Shelters and Canopies -
Sooner or later, you'll want to invest in a canopy to
protect you from the sun, wind and rain at Agility Trials. I have summarized my research
here - hopefully it will save you some trouble when the time comes.
Dog Backpacks -
When you decide that you want your pooch to start carrying
some of his/her own weight, check out this summary of specifications and features. There
is a lot out there, and this reference may help you decide.