Running Gear Reviews

KONG Extreme Flyer Review

The KONG Extreme Flyer comes from KONG’s Extreme rubber toy line. The Extreme line features KONG’s most durable, black rubber compound. Aspen, our Airedale Terrier, was the ideal dog tester for this product. Aspen may be approaching senior status, at the age of 8.5, but don’t let his age fool you, as his enthusiasm for frisbees and rubberized toys is ...

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Zuke’s Mini Naturals Review

Zuke's Mini Naturals

The dog loving folks at Zuke’s heard that we adopted an Airedale Terrier, Stella, and that she had some room for improvement in the training department. Zuke’s shipped us every flavor of their Mini Naturals dog treats to help Stella flourish, on and off leash, with some added training. Mini Naturals Nutrition and Flavor Zuke’s Mini Naturals are made right ...

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Pat’s Backcountry Beverage Review

Pat's Backcountry Beverage

For the beer and beverage connoisseur who wants to have a beverage no matter where they go, Pat’s Backcountry Beverage has the answer.  After telling my friends that I was testing out a beer you can make in the backcountry, they all told me I would crazy and it wasn’t possible.  Well, they were right on half of it, but it ...

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Saucony Virrata 2 Review

Saucony Virrata 2

The Saucony Virrata 2 Heading into the summer with a killer update is the Saucony Virrata 2. For those of you who remember (okay, admit it, none of you) I took the Saucony Virrata  out for a solid testing phase last year. I was really impressed with the balance of the shoe. In fact, my only concern about the design of ...

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Quick Shade Pets Instant Pet Shade

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When we humans go camping, we utilize camp chairs or picnic tables to sit elevated above the dirt, grass, and rocks. Now your four legged friend can enjoy the same comforts while car camping with you, thanks to the Quick Shade Pets Instant Pet Shade. The Instant Pet Shade is a portable dog bed that features a canopy design and is available ...

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Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed 600 (3 Season) Review


The Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed 600 3 season bag. Sierra Designs  makes gear as innovative as it is useful.  If you’ve ever used any Sierra Designs product you’ll know what I mean – they practically live outside. Actually, I should probably fact check that, as some of their staff may actually live outside all year round. As we test out ...

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