19 Jun '11, 4pm

Eco-Fetcher hemp dog frisbee

Eco-Fetcher hemp dog frisbee

For summer exercise there’s nothing quite like running-down a well-thrown frisbee. As a canine prone to chewing on things, I’ve become more than a little concerned about the potential hazards of the chemicals, specifically BPA, in plastic frisbees. BPA (Bisphenol A), which is a chemical ingredient found in many plastic items, has been linked to all manner of health problems. With that in mind, what better material to make a frisbee out of than natural, ultra durable hemp? The Eco-Fetcher (pictured above ), marketed by Honest Pet Products, is made from sustainable hemp, one of the strongest natural fibers on earth. Not only is hemp tough, it’s naturally anti-bacterial and anti-microbial. The Eco-Fetcher comes in three sizes; it’s machine washable and even floats for water retrieving. You can purchase the Eco-Fetcher from our friends at Olive Green Dog . Oh, one other thing,...

Full article: http://www.alternativeconsumer.com/2011/06/19/eco-fetcher...

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Work With a Dog: Take your Dog to Work Day

Work With a Dog: Take your Dog to Work Day

care2.com 20 Jun '11, 9pm

By Lisa Spector, Canine Music Expert, Juilliard Graduate, and co-creator of Through a Dog’s Ear . This Friday, June 24, is...