REI Adventure Dog Pack
REI Adventure Dog Pack – Well designed and well priced.
REI has been making amazing gear for some time now. Not only do they make top quality gear for you, but they also make it for your four legged buddy. Now you and your pouch and travel the trails with quality gear, but without breaking the bank. To get your dog pumped up about the hike, start them off with their own dog backpack. REI has a great line of dog backpacks called the REI Adventure Dog Pack.
With the REI Adventure Dog Pack your dog will be able to carry their own weight on the trail. Dual saddle bags and zippered pockets give you plenty of places to store your dogs foods, gear, and bowls. The saddle bags are made from 630 denier nylon that is water resistant. The saddle bags also have drain holes in case of heavy rains or river crossings.
The design of the saddle bags on the REI Adventure Dog Pack are narrow enough to allow your dog to move freely through even dense vegetation. To help keep the saddle bags in place, the REI Adventure Dog Pack is designed to only shift slight during use. This helps your dog stay comfortable and balanced while wearing the pack.
The quick & dirty:
Where you can get one:
REI : $40
Why they rock:
- Sculpted, breathable mesh harness holds securely to dog and is built to handle rugged usage; three-point design adapts to various dog shapes
- Grab handle on back of harness lets you assist your dog over obstacles
- Short integrated leash deploys easily from harness grab handle to help guide or hold dog when a longer leash isn’t needed or available
- Adjustment hardware is located within easy reach for owner and is isolated from dog’s body to prevent chafing and hotspots
- Made from tough, water-resistant 630-denier nylon packcloth to resist most any abrasion and weather you and your dog encounter
- Convenience features include a zippered outside pocket, drain holes on each saddlebag and a sturdy D-ring attachment on back for a full-length leash
Seat-of-the-pants rating: 8 out of 10
If you cant justify buying your dog a $100+ backpack or aren’t sure if you dog will even like to wear one, you might as well buy the REI Adventure Dog Pack. The pack is cheap enough that even if your dog decided pack carrying isn’t for them, you won’t be out too much cash. The REI Adventure Dog Pack also come in a number of sizes, so you should be able to find one that fits your pooch.
Be sure to check out this post about more dog backpacks.
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REI : $40