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Dog Adventures Gear Review

Re-designed Ruffwear Flagline Harness Review (2022)

This spring, Ruffwear released an updated Flagline harness. In addition to new colors, there were a few features that were updated on this style. These updates include the following: “New shell fabric for improved durability and colorfastness; updated, more streamlined handle; updated material for the leash attachment point on the chest.” The Flagline harness is […]

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Hiking Trails National Park Adventures

Exploring White Sands National Park with your Dog

White Sands National Park is one of the newest parks to be designated as an official U.S. national park. It was only in 2019 that this national monument was upgraded to National Park status. And of the 5 most recent additions to the list of U.S. National Parks, this one is my favorite. Protecting 275 […]

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Dog Adventures Gear Review

The Best Style of Winter Dog Boots

I live in Minnesota and my dog’s paws get cold easily. So if we want to hike more than a mile in the winter, I need to bring a set of dog boots along on our adventures. Over the years, we have tried out a lot of different dog boots, so this year I put […]

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Dog Adventures Reactive Dog Care

7 Tips to Help Calm your Dog during Car Travel

Here at Pawsitively Intrepid, our goal is to help dogs live adventurous lives right alongside their humans. And for better or worse, adventure often involves some car travel. Whether you want to take your dog on a cross-country road trip or just want to drive an hour to a really cool trailhead, it is hard […]

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Dog Adventures Reactive Dog Care

Attention Dog Owners: Trail etiquette so everyone can enjoy hiking

Do you hike with a dog? If you do you probably have some opinions about the ethics of hiking with dogs and whether dogs should be on or off leash. But regardless of your individual opinions, I hope we can all agree that we want dogs to be a great addition to any hike, not […]

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Gear Review

OneTigris Achilles Bomber Style K9 Jacket Review

Looking for a tough, quality, wind and water-resistant jacket for fall and winter? Check out the OneTigris Achilles Bomber Style K9 Jacket! OneTigris is self-described as “a group of young hearts that focuses on developing reliable, durable, and affordable tactile gear to inspire [their] users to do more and go further with their fur pals.” […]

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Dog Adventures Gear Review

The Best Gifts for Adventurous Dogs (and their humans)

Every year, as the leaves fall, the evenings get crisp, and the holiday season approaches, I like to take a moment to list out my favorite dog gear from the summer hiking season. It is also a fun time to share items that are on my want list. So I have broken this gift guide […]

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Dog Adventures Gear Review

Zouga Dog Gear: Strong, secure leashes for hiking with your dog

Are you looking for a strong and secure leash for hiking, running, or even just walking around the neighborhood with your dog? Look no further. Zouga Dog Gear has entered the market! What’s so special about Zouga Dog Gear? It was created for strong dogs. Designed with the needs of an active Rhodesian Ridgeback in […]

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Dog Adventures Hiking Trails

Tettegouche State Park: One of Minnesota’s Best Dog-Friendly Fall Hikes

Fall in Minnesota is a brief 2-3 week period of hiking amongst bright reds, yellows, and oranges. The temporary transformation of the forests can feel truly magical. If you love hiking through the vibrant trees amid crisp autumn weather as much as I do, you may be looking to discover where in Minnesota you should […]

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Gear Review

The Best Harness for Hiking with Your Dog

Dogs make the best hiking companions. Their zest for adventure, companionship, and willingness to go wherever you go is inspiring. My dogs inspire me to get out and explore the beauty of the world around me. If you enjoy hiking with your dog, then you may be on the lookout for the best harness for […]