We don’t normally post articles featuring specific products, but these unique items are too good not to share!

Pamper your pooch (or feline or fish) with one of these “why-didn’t-I-think-of-that?” products.

By Sydney Hershman | Featured on Real Simple

Crossbody A Series


Tote your furry friend (a small dog or cat) around in this convenient carrier that will allow him or her to view the surroundings through its orb-like window. You can swap out the front window to a mesh panel and fold the bag flat for simple storage.

To buy: $129, u-pet.co.

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Fun Fish Life Jacket


Keep your water-loving pup afloat in the lake or lagoon with this bright life vest that comes in sizes extra-small to extra-large.

To buy: from $30, outwardhound.com.

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If you tire of fetch faster than Fido, this gadget will save the day. It can launch mini tennis balls 10-, 20-, or even 30-feet in the air so your dog can play fetch for hours on his own.

To buy: $115, goifetch.com.

Photo by goifetch.com

Whistle Activity Monitor


Like a health monitor for canines, this sleek collar attachment records activity and rest, and will even remind you when to administer medicine and meals.

To buy: $80, shop.whistle.com.

Photo by shop.whistle.com

Fishscape Fish Bowl


Elevate your guppy’s landscape with hand-blown glass mountains.

To buy: $97 (small), aplusrstore.com.

Photo by aplusrstore.com

Readydog K-9 First Aid Kit


If your dog is as active as you are, keep this comprehensive kit on hand. It comes with tools, medications, and instructions on how to treat any injuries incurred in the elements.

To buy: $90, filson.com.

Photo by filson.com

Laurelwood Animal Hospital,located near Jesuit High School on Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway offers a full range of companion animal services, including surgery, nutrition and behavior counseling, parasite control and preventative medicine. The hospital also offers advanced imaging through an all-digital spiral CT scanner, a comprehensive dental program and laser treatment.

If you’re looking for quality, compassionate veterinary care in Beaverton, Oregon, come visit us at Laurelwood Animal Hospital.

Laurelwood Animal Hospital

9315 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway
Beaverton, Oregon 97005

Phone: (971) 244-4230
Fax: (503) 292-6808

E-mail: [email protected]