Best Beach Gear for Your Dog
Floating Buoy Toys
Made of non-toxic rubber in an array of seaworthy bright colors, these floating nautical buoy toys are perfect for an afternoon of "fetch!" at the beach.
Buy them here: Waggo Home Floats My Boat Buoy Dog Toys, $48 for a set of 4
Floating Throw Toy
A kernmantle rope handle makes this toy a breeze to throw, plus, it minimizes the slobber-factor when you pick it up to toss it again.The soft toy's sunny hue makes for easier spotting, on the sand or in the waves!
Buy it here: Ruffwear Lunker Floating Throw Toy, $20
Bamboo Lounge Bed
Treat your pup, and your home, to a dose of bright tropical style with this stylish dog bed from P.L.A.Y. Need another excuse to buy this chic lounge? Every dog bed bought from P.L.A.Y. helps provide a bed to shelter dogs!
Buy it here: Bamboo Lounge Bed, from $108
Ombré Rope Dog Leash
Hand-dyed in gorgeous shades of blue and crafted with marine-grade rope and brass hardware in Brooklyn, New York, this adjustable rope leash is ideal for a stroll on the boardwalk. Plus, every purchase encourages adoption through Found My Animal's support of animal rescues.
Pineapple Dog Collar
Give your pooch instant island style with this fabulously fun pineapple dog collar. Handmade with soft cotton, this collar was made with your dog's comfort (and your taste for cute accessories) in mind!
Buy similar here: 4 Black Paws Pineapple Dog Collar, from $22
Striped Indoor/Outdoor WOUF
Made of durable indoor/outdoor fabric, this tangerine-striped WOUF makes a great perch for your dog inside, on the porch, or even by the pool!
Crab Rope Dog Toy
This cute crabby toy uses his claws for good: 10% of the proceeds from every purchase goes to finding homes for rescue animals. And it does good for your pup, too: hand-tied and dyed with non-toxic vegetable dyes, this toy can be frozen and used as a cool, refreshing treat after your dog's spent an afternoon in the summer heat.
Buy it here: Jax & Bones Crab Rope Dog Toy, $15
For dogs that prefer water to land, we love this hard-working, hard-playing rubber anchor toy. And if red isn't your pooch's color, the toy also comes in nautical navy and a minty seafoam.
Buy it here: Waggo Anchors Aweigh Rubber Anchor Dog Toy, $15
Fish Scale Dog Bed
With a removable cover that makes it super easy to wash and a plush cushion perfect for afternoon naps, this cute dog bed is fishy only in its cute scale pattern!
Minnow Dog Toys
These colorful rubber minnow toys guarantee a rousing game of "Go Fish!" or two for you and your pooch.
Buy them here: Ruff Dawg Minnow Rubber Dog Toys, from $9 each
All-Natural Pet Products
Keep your beach house fresh and say goodbye to pet stains and funky odors with these all-natural, pooch-and-people-approved products from Skout's Honor.
This adjustable harness will keep your dog comfortable during long walks on the beach, and its blaze orange color is perfect for keeping your eye on your pooch if he has the chance to run off-leash!
Buy it here: Bison Designs 25mm Adjustable Harness, $35
UV Rash Guard for Dogs
Protect your four-legged beach bum from the sun's strong rays with this adorable lightweight rash guard. Made of soft, quick-drying fabric, it will help keep your dog's coat clean all afternoon long, too.
Buy it here: Playa Pup UV Rash Guard, from $19
Simplify beach runs with your dog with this no-tangle leash. A neoprene-padded handle gives you a comfortable grip, while double brass swivels that prevent coil tangles will keep your pup from tripping over the leash.
Buy it here: Surf's Up Dog Jumbo Coil Leash, $28.50
Red Dingo Dog Tags
Buy it: Red Dingo dog tags, $18; puplife.com.