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This Cat Avoids Two Belgian Malinois: Double Dog Run Holds Two Powerful Dogs with No Problem!

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Lucky Cat!   Good thing the Double Dog Run is Installed! The Double Dog Run is the ONLY tangle-free dog tie out for one or two dogs.  These two dogs are dead set on this cat, but Mr. Cat is safe and sound because the Double Dog Run is at work! Made to hold the strongest breed dogs, the Large and XL Dog Tie Out system is not only tangle-free for two dogs, but holds up to 800 pounds! Since this video was shot, our product has become more evolved with even stronger materials.  Made of high grade ABS Plastic, Steel and Heavy- duty uty Rubber - this tie out can take on any weather you throw at it! Learn more about our Double Dog Run Tangle-Free Dog Tie Outs! Don't forget to sign up for our newsletters and subscribe to our email list for exclusive email promotions we run for systems, leashes and tie out cables and replacement parts. Check out our social media sites- Like and Follow Us!        

Can Our Furry Friends Teach Us More About the Holidays?

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Happy Holidays everyone! Every year, my wife and I get a big bone for She-She and a bag of tennis balls for Roo.  The dogs are so happy, I can't imagine what else we could have gotten them that could even make them happier.  But, then I realize they are just as happy on all the other days of the season just sleeping on the couch next to us, running around on the  Dog Run they inspired  and getting fed; Oh! lets not forget, the ever impending food spills from the kids they get to clean up after.  Basically, everyday is like Christmas to them because they are happy with the world they live in and the people that were chosen to care for them.  Such a simple thing, sometimes it makes you wonder why that simple happiness is so difficult to achieve for humans.  Why do we need all this stuff to make us happy when there are clear examples of what I would call "true humanity" walking around your home showing us the way to happiness on a daily basis? During the holidays yo

Cold Weather Tips for Dogs

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Baby, it's cold outside!! The cold weather can get to anyone and your pet.   Lets review some great tips for taking care of your dog during the winter weather.   #1:  The cold weather can cause dry, itchy skin when your dog is constantly coming from the cold to the warm inside.  The reason for this is the change in moisture and humidity.  Be sure to wipe your dog down if he/she is wet from any snow, be sure to get those paws nice and dry.  If your dog already has some itchy and irritated skin, running a humidifier in the home can add some moisture to there sensitive skin. #2:  It is completely acceptable to pass on those baths.  Washing your dog too often, especially during the winter months will remove the oils from their skin that is needed to keep them from getting dry and irritated. #3: If you shave your dog- don't shave them all they way down to their skin.  The extra fur is needed to do what mother nature intended it to, keep them warm.  This will a

How do I keep my dog from getting tangled?

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There are many dog tie outs to choose from, however the best tangle free dog tie out systems on the market will be:   Secure  - A dog tie out system should be tested for pull force on all of the components of the tie out system.   Tangle Free - A tangle free dog tie out should support the athleticism of any dog allowing them to run in 360 degrees freely when within the tie out area.   Dog Tested - A truly tangle free dog tie out will be tested on multiple dog breeds, ages and agility levels.  Check out this video that shows a dog tie out for two dogs that untangles! This video is of our very own dogs, Sheila and Roo.  They are now 14 and 15 years old and not as excitable as they once were.  Their strength and playfulness is what drove the Double Dog Run to become a dependable product for many dogs and their owners.  How do you keep two dogs from tangling?  When looking for a multiple dog tie out, many will be designed to separate. However, if an interactive and tan

Where Should I Put the Dog Tie Out?

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What location is good for a dog tie out? What do I need to look out for when  selecting a location for a tie out system? Other unique locations for installing a dog tie out... We will answer all of these in this article! Location: Figuring out where to install a dog tie out on your property can take a little work...and a little math. There are many options for installing the tie out so that your dogs can come to your door or play freely. You can install a dog tie out on the side of the house, by ensuring shrubbery is not in the way. We took the time to help you out, by creating some diagrams to help you to understand some options. Option 1:  In Front of the Door Math: If using 10 ft. tie out cables, the total diameter would be 20ft. Another example is: 50 ft. tie out cables, total diameter =100 ft. Option 2:  On the Corner of the House Option 3: On the Back Side or Back Corner of the House Obstacles: Be sure

Comparing the Price of Fencing Vs. Dog Tie Out Options - Which is Best?

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Getting a dog, or a second dog to add to the family?  There are many things to consider when adding a new pet to the family; and if it is a dog, well get ready.   We love our cute furry friends, but sometimes keeping them secure and in one place is tough.  Some dogs like to dig; some can jump and some just figure out a way to get loose no matter what you try. Not only is knowing your dog's personality and strengths important, but also deciding what is going to work best for your dog and your wallet.   So, we have taken some time to help you collect the information you'll need to decide.  Below we have broken down the average cost of building a fence and  alternates to building a fence. Fencing Costs:  (These costs are based on a 10ft x 10ft yard size) Metal / Chain   A metal fence can last forever, however, it can get stretched, warped, rusted and can be dug out from underneath. Cost per linear foot: $7      Labor Cost per Linear Foot:  $10     Estimated Total

How to Install the Double Dog Run 2019

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Double Dog Tie Out Works in Snow

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Double Dog Run is Ranked Lucky #13 in World Design Rankings for Pet Products for 2019 / 2020

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Double Dog Run Ranked #13  in the World in the category of:  Pet Supplies  and Products for Animals Kimberly Wherley, along with Mike Wherley (her brother) are the inventors and creators of the Double Dog Run System .   In 2017, on a whim, Kim Wherley entered in the A' Design World Competition under the category or Pet supplies.  She included pictures and breakdown of how the tangle-free two dog tie out worked; along with photos of the product.  Her public profile on the A' Design website seemed small compared to the huge brands that submit to this annual design competition.  However, wondering what would happen and with great confidence in their product... she did it anyway! Much to Kim's surprise, she came out with a bronze award for her and her brothers invention in 2017! This year, the stats are up and as of January 4, 2019 the Double Dog Run has been given a ranking of: #13 Caption reads:  About DAC - Design Classifications Th