Best Dog Accessory? 25 Carabiner Life Hacks for Your Dog

Is a carabiner the most versatile dog accessory NOT sold in a pet store? Here are 25 life hacks for your dog! **** Download the FREE Simpawtico Basic Gear Buyer’s Guide here:

I like locking carabiners because they prevent the gate from coming open. Not only does an open gate mean things will slip out, but it also compromises the strength of the unit.

Petzl Carabiners

Black Diamond Carabiners

Metolius Carabiners

For some small things, the Nite Ize S-Biners are decent ones to use. Check those out:

Hey you don’t need to know a million knots (and believe me there are TON out there to learn), but knowing about five or so is a tremendous life skill that you can use all of the time. I know I do!

The two used in this video are the Bowline, and the Figure Eight.

You can learn those (and any others you like) at Animated Knots


Ruffwear Front Range Harness

Lifepul Seat Cover

Rok Strap Leash

Kurgo Kibble Carrier

Collapsible Silicone Bowl


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About this video:
In this video, Ian Stone from Simpawtico Dog Training gives you 25 practical life hack tips to use a carabiner as a super versatile, multitasking monster. Let us know what other creative uses you come up with!

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Social Benefits of Summer Dog Walks

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Pack All Your Doggie Stuff Inside The Pet Stroller For Medium Dogs

It may seem to be a little “hoity-toity” to watch a woman enclose her pet dog inside a stroller and refuse to let his feet touch the ground. It may also seem to be snobbish or ridiculous and you may also laugh at this, but a dog stroller is a wonderful practical travel accessory for dog lovers.

What Is Dog Separatuion Anxiety and How to Reduce It

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