BEND, OR (May 18, 2020) – Ruffwear, the leading manufacturer of performance dog gear built to enhance and inspire exploration for outdoor adventurers and their human companions, introduces their new summer line including a redesigned sleeping bag and pad, a convenient solution for carrying full pick up bags, a collaborative artist series, and a brand new toy. This new gear offers dogs and their human companions the tools they need to keep moving forward from sunrise to sunset.
Ruffwear’s Summer 2020 line is all about having the right tool for the job at hand, whether in the backcountry or on a neighborhood walk. The new Highlands™ Sleeping Bag has been completely redesigned with improved compressibility. It now comes in two different sizes to accommodate larger dogs or room for two. Ruffwear’s new Pack Out Bag™ is a hands-free solution for carrying full pick-up bags. The line also features a brand new toy, a collaborative artist series, and innovative options for dogs that back out of traditional collars. ⠀
⠀“In difficult times, we draw strength from the bond we share with our dogs. We can find inspiration in our dogs’ always-curious and in-the-moment approach to life,” says Ruffwear Director of Marketing, Susan Strible. “During this time of uncertainty, we are dedicated to providing our customers with gear they need to tackle everyday explorations with their best friends.”
New Design: Highlands Sleeping Bag
Packable, durable sleeping bag with zippered opening features integrated pad sleeve for the Highlands™ Pad (sold separately). Includes a compression sack for compact stow. In sizes M, L. Huckleberry Blue. $99.95, $139.95
New Design: Highlands Pad
Foldable, closed-cell foam pad gives dogs a resting spot on the go. Can be used on its own, or with the Highlands Sleeping Bag for a complete sleeping system. In sizes M, L. Cloudburst Gray $39.95, $59.95
New: Pack Out Bag
A convenient solution for carrying full pick- up bags hands-free between drop points. Includes adjustable belt for waist-worn transport and an integrated clip for direct attachment to the waist or a pack. In sizes M, L. Blue Moon. $34.95
New: Camp Flyer™ Toy
Lightweight, flexible take-anywhere disc for fetch on land. Welded construction and coated fabric is tough, puncture-resistant, and brightly colored for easy tracking and spotting. Pitaya Pink, Mandarin Orange.$19.95
New: Web Reaction™ Collar
Martingale collar with reflective Tubelok™webbing and a side-release buckle for easy on/off. A popular solution for dogs who can slip out of traditional collars. In sizes 11-14 in, 14-17 in, 17-20 in, 20-23 in, 23-26 in. Granite Gray, Blue Dusk, Seafoam, Sunset. $19.95
New Design: Chain Reaction™ Collar
Martingale-style walking collar that combines reflective Tubelok™webbing with a stainless-steel chain. A popular solution for dogs who can slip out of traditional collars. Granite Gray, Blue Dusk, Seafoam, Sunset$24.95
Ruffwear’s Summer 2020 line introduces the Artist Series Quencher™ Bowl and Hat as canvases for art that celebrates dogs and humans exploring wild spaces together. They’re built to inspire a passion for these places and contribute to their conservation.
A portion of proceeds from each Hat and Quencher Bowl goes to a non-profit of the artist’s choosing. This series was created to get out there, enjoy, and deepen your own connection to and respect for these special places with your dog.
Link to hi-res images: Summer20
Ruffwear’s mission is to build performance dog gear to enhance and inspire exploration for outdoor adventurers and their human companions. Since 1994, Ruffwear Performance Dog Gear™ has combined technology, quality, fit, function, and safety to facilitate its belief that every dog is an explorer. Ruffwear is committed to enhancing the lives of all dogs and their human companions through their RAD Adoption Program and partnerships with The Conservation Alliance, in addition to supporting working dog organizations across the globe.
Based in Bend, Oregon, Ruffwear sells its products through specialty pet and outdoor retailers as well as at www.ruffwear.com.