These training essentials can benefit young, sick or unruly pets.
Mahar Mfg’s 4Legs4Pets (4legs4pets.com) cot is a durable, lightweight training tool that stacks well and requires no tools for assembly. The portable cot is easy to clean and is well suited for large breeds, but can accommodate short-legged breeds and pets with joint issues. The cot is made from U.S. raw materials and can be used indoors or outdoors.
Thunderworks’(thunderworks.com) ThunderShirt is a calming wrap that provides constant, gentle pressure to relax anxious and fearful pups. It is also effective for dogs easily overwhelmed or overexcited, and can help them focus and center their attention when training. The Thundershirt is a drug-free, safe, calming solution.
Pet Parents’ (petparentsbrand.com) Washable Pee Pads are waterproof, leakproof and have a StickyPaw backing to provide an anti-slip grip. It features triple stitching to secure binding to prevent a mess without the pad falling apart. The anti-tracking WickQuick proprietary fabric blend absorbs and holds in liquid. The pee pads are available in modern tan and grey, in packs of two. They are available in sizes XS to L.
Starmark’s (starmarkacademy.com) Pro-Training Hands-Free Leash is made for hands-free running, walking and training. With a slide lock system that removes the need for multiple loops and hooks, the leash can be adjusted from 4 ft. to almost 8 ft. in length. The leash is made with soft, flexible and waterproof permathane material, with fabric webbing built inside for added strength and durability. It fits comfortably around the waist or chest.
Wiki Wags’ (wikiwags.com) Disposable Male Dog Wraps have a super-wicking ability and dual, re-adjustable tabs that allows dogs to stay dry and comfortable without causing rashes. The wraps come in four sizes (extra small, small, medium and large), and feature 12 wraps in a single pack.
PetSafe’s (petsafe.net) Spray Bark Collar is a correctional collar that delivers a safe, light spray to stop unwanted barking. The collar won’t spray accidentally, even if other dogs are barking. It uses new, recyclable spray refill cartridges that last up to 35-40 sprays, available in citronella or unscented. The collar includes a USB charger and has an average battery life of 40 hours. The product fits dogs eight pounds and up with necks up to 27 inches in circumference.
Glad For Pets (fetch4pets.com/glad-for-pets) Activated Carbon Training Pads are made with five layers for leak-proof protection and odor neutralization. The pads can absorb three cups of liquid, preventing spreading and stains, while the activated carbon layer absorbs odor and yellow spots. Developed with pheromonal attractant, the pads can help train puppies or new dogs, aid senior dogs, or line a crate or carrier.
Petix’s (petix.com) Wizsmart premium dog pads are absorbent and eco-friendly. Petix repurposes unused diapers in its super-absorbent blend, along with Eucapet fiber made from eucalyptus. The four-patented Stay Put Adhesive Tabs make sure the pad stays where you put it. Pads can be place halfway up the wall at a 90-degree angle to accommodate male dogs.
Canine Innovations’ (canineinnovations.com) The Pet Convincer II releases a blast of air when it is applied to the dog’s shoulder blade. The tool is for owners training dogs that are excessively barking, jumping, stealing, digging and being disobedient or aggressive. The Pet Convincer II is included in a product line of safe, humane and effective tools.
Skout’s Honor (skoutshonor.com) Urine Destroyer attacks urine stains and eliminates them. The Urine Destroyer is safe to use on carpets, upholstery and clothing. The product is enzyme-free and plant-powered with BioKore, an earth-friendly proprietary ingredient, and is cruelty-free, non-toxic and safe to use around pets, family and the home.