We’ve got that sweltering summer feeling so we asked Alex and Basil the Boston Terrier from one of our favourite pet blogs, Barkarama to reveal their five hot picks for pooches this summer.
We don’t know about you but summer is paws down our favourite season. Our petwear choices are brighter, our step is springier, our faces are smilier (Basil’s included) and we’re much more fun to be around. With this cheery disposition in mind, Basil and I share our top five summer picks for your dog.
A whirlwind of social engagements, keeping up with the latest petwear styles, deciding whether to switch to ‘raw’ or not … life can be tiring as a modern dog. Re-charge your batteries with an outdoor snooze in the comfort of the Fatboy Doggielounge Dog Bed. Available in two sizes (small and large) and in an array of colours, we love this bed because not only does it look super comfy but it’s made in moisture-repellent material that can be easily cleaned making in perfect for outdoor use.
by Fatboy at Fatboy.com – from £61.50
TROPICAL PET STYLE
Liven up your dog’s summer look with a handmade Tropical Flower Print Pet Bow Tie. This little beauty is limited edition so snap it up quickly, or take your pick from other faraway designs such as Pineapple and Jungle print.
by Pup Tart Handmade at Etsy.com – £8.00
While you indulge on fro-yos and 99’s, give your dog their own pot of cooling deliciousness in the shape of Billy + Margot’s Iced Treats for Dogs. Using human-grade ‘good stuff’ like pure fruit, coconut oil and flaxseed oil, there are three flavours to choose from.
by Billy + Margot from Ocado.com – £2.99
Waggo’s nautical-inspired buoy dog toy is perfect for the dog that likes a dip. Simply launch in the direction of water and watch them doggy-paddle towards their prize.
by Waggo from Freepeople.co.uk – £12.00
Keeping your woofer’s water levels topped up is a summer must! Hydrate in style on walks and beyond with this Pet Water bottle that uses a clever design with a stainless steel ball releasing water as your dog licks.
by Long Paws from StyleTails.com – £23.00