Must-Haves for Camping With Dogs
Poop Bags
Cleaning up after your dog is important camping etiquette. It's also vital for the environment. Most campgrounds have poop stations, but just in case, always have poop bags of your own. If you're camping in the wilderness, either carry out the bags when you leave or take a shovel to bury unbagged dog waste in a hole that's at least 8 inches deep and 200 feet from trails, sources of water, and shelters.
Best Poop Bags for Camping
Best Poop Bags for Camping
Earth Rated PoopBags Handle Bags, 120 handle bags, scented
Best Poop Bags for Camping
Earth Rated PoopBags Handle Bags, 120 handle bags, scented
Earth Rated PoopBags Handle Bags, 120 handle bags, scented
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Earth Rated PoopBags Handle Bags, 120 handle bags, scented
First Aid Kit
From encounters with wild animals to sharp rocks, there are plenty of ways your dog can get injured in the wilderness. Be prepared by including a first aid kit in your camping supplies so you can provide your dog with treatment until you can visit a veterinarian.
Best Pet First Aid Kit for Camping
Best Pet First Aid Kit for Camping
Adventure Medical Kits Dog Series Me & My Dog First Aid Kit
Best Pet First Aid Kit for Camping
Adventure Medical Kits Dog Series Me & My Dog First Aid Kit
Adventure Medical Kits Dog Series Me & My Dog First Aid Kit
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Adventure Medical Kits Dog Series Me & My Dog First Aid Kit
Weatherproof Collar & ID Tag
Camping isn't the time for fancy or delicate collars. Look for something weatherproof and sturdy, and attach an ID tag with all your contact information. If your dog gets lost or wanders away from your campsite, make it easy for fellow campers to get in touch and return your dog.
Best Weatherproof Collar for Camping
Best Weatherproof Collar for Camping
Black Rhino – The Comfort Collar Ultra Soft Neoprene Padded Dog Collar for All Breeds – Heavy Duty Adjustable Reflective Weatherproof (Large, Red/Black)
Best Weatherproof Collar for Camping
Black Rhino - The Comfort Collar Ultra Soft Neoprene Padded Dog Collar for All Breeds - Heavy Duty Adjustable Reflective Weatherproof (Large, Red/Black)
Black Rhino - The Comfort Collar Ultra Soft Neoprene Padded Dog Collar for All Breeds - Heavy Duty Adjustable Reflective Weatherproof (Large, Red/Black)
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Black Rhino – The Comfort Collar Ultra Soft Neoprene Padded Dog Collar for All Breeds – Heavy Duty Adjustable Reflective Weatherproof (Large, Red/Black)
Portable Food & Water Bowls
A couple of stainless-steel bowls are perfect for providing food and water for your dog on your camping trip. But if you're tight on packing space, consider collapsible bowls. They take up less space in your pack or can be clipped to your bag or belt.
Best Portable Bowls for Camping
Best Portable Bowls for Camping
Friends Forever Collapsible Dog Bowl – 2 Pack Travel Dog Bowl, Water and Food Bowls for Dogs – Portable Pet Hiking Accessories
Best Portable Bowls for Camping
Friends Forever Collapsible Dog Bowl - 2 Pack Travel Dog Bowl, Water and Food Bowls for Dogs - Portable Pet Hiking Accessories
Friends Forever Collapsible Dog Bowl - 2 Pack Travel Dog Bowl, Water and Food Bowls for Dogs - Portable Pet Hiking Accessories
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Friends Forever Collapsible Dog Bowl – 2 Pack Travel Dog Bowl, Water and Food Bowls for Dogs – Portable Pet Hiking Accessories
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Nice to Have for Camping With Dogs
Dog Bed
Unless you want your dog crawling into your sleeping bag, provide a comfortable bed for your dog to sleep and rest. And although the plush bed your dog uses at home will make for a comfy camp bed, it might also be a magnet for dirt and insect pests. Wash it well when you get home or consider a bed made for outdoor use.
Best Dog Bed for Camping
Best Dog Bed for Camping
Dallas Manufacturing Heavy Duty Indoor/Outdoor Pillow Dog Bed, Navy/Tan
Best Dog Bed for Camping
Dallas Manufacturing Heavy Duty Indoor/Outdoor Pillow Dog Bed, Navy/Tan
Dallas Manufacturing Heavy Duty Indoor/Outdoor Pillow Dog Bed, Navy/Tan
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Dallas Manufacturing Heavy Duty Indoor/Outdoor Pillow Dog Bed, Navy/Tan
Tie Out
Campgrounds are full of enticing smells, so even the best-behaved dog might be tempted to wander. However, you can't let your dog enter other people's campsites, and you certainly don't want to lose your dog in the bush. Keep your dog confined to your campsite. A tie out will keep your dog close while giving freedom to roam within the boundaries of your site.
Best Tie Out for Camping
Best Tie Out for Camping
American Kennel Club Heavy Duty Tie-Out Dog Cable, 20-ft
Best Tie Out for Camping
American Kennel Club Heavy Duty Tie-Out Dog Cable, 20-ft
American Kennel Club Heavy Duty Tie-Out Dog Cable, 20-ft
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American Kennel Club Heavy Duty Tie-Out Dog Cable, 20-ft
Flea & Tick Spray
Fleas and ticks are just as much a part of nature as wildflowers and butterflies, so you should regularly check your dog's fur for hitchhikers. It's important to know how to remove ticks safely, but also consider packing a flea and tick product to treat any infestations as they occur.
Best Flea & Tick Spray for Camping
Best Flea & Tick Spray for Camping
TropiClean Natural Flea & Tick Spray for Dogs & Bedding, 16-oz bottle
Best Flea & Tick Spray for Camping
TropiClean Natural Flea & Tick Spray for Dogs & Bedding, 16-oz bottle
TropiClean Natural Flea & Tick Spray for Dogs & Bedding, 16-oz bottle
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TropiClean Natural Flea & Tick Spray for Dogs & Bedding, 16-oz bottle
Dog Wipes
You never know what kind of mess your dog might get into in the campground or on the trail, but having a set of dog wipes handy can help you to quickly clean off any dog who's gotten into dirt or mud without having to worry about a bath.
Best Dog Wipes for Camping
Best Dog Wipes for Camping
Nature’s Miracle Deodorizng Spring Water Wipes, 100 Count
Best Dog Wipes for Camping
Nature's Miracle Deodorizng Spring Water Wipes, 100 Count
Nature's Miracle Deodorizng Spring Water Wipes, 100 Count
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Nature’s Miracle Deodorizng Spring Water Wipes, 100 Count
Splurges for Camping With Dogs
Car Seat Cover
If you're driving to and from your campsite in your own car, you'll want to make sure your seats are protected from whatever muck and fur your dog will be bringing back with them. A car seat cover can help keep your car a little cleaner on the road.
Best Car Seat Cover for Camping
Best Car Seat Cover for Camping
Plush Paws Products Quilted Hammock Car Seat Cover, Black, Regular
Best Car Seat Cover for Camping
Plush Paws Products Quilted Hammock Car Seat Cover, Black, Regular
Plush Paws Products Quilted Hammock Car Seat Cover, Black, Regular
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Plush Paws Products Quilted Hammock Car Seat Cover, Black, Regular
Treat-Dispensing Toy
Keeping your dog quiet and entertained is essential at a campground. You can't have your dog barking and disturbing the other campers. A treat-dispensing toy is a wonderful way to keep your dog engaged whenever you're occupied.
Best Treat-Dispensing Toy for Camping
Best Treat-Dispensing Toy for Camping
Starmark Treat Dispensing Bob-a-Lot Dog Toy, Large
Best Treat-Dispensing Toy for Camping
Starmark Treat Dispensing Bob-a-Lot Dog Toy, Large
Starmark Treat Dispensing Bob-a-Lot Dog Toy, Large
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Starmark Treat Dispensing Bob-a-Lot Dog Toy, Large
GPS Collar
With all the surrounding distractions at a campground, it's easy for your dog to lose track of you and wander away. And searching for a lost dog in the mountains or woods is not an easy task. A GPS collar can make the search far easier by allowing you to pinpoint your dog's exact position
Best GPS Collar for Camping
Best GPS Collar for Camping
Link AKC Smart Dog Collar – GPS Location Tracker, Activity Monitor, and More, Leather Large (KITTN03)
Best GPS Collar for Camping
Link AKC Smart Dog Collar - GPS Location Tracker, Activity Monitor, and More, Leather Large (KITTN03)
Link AKC Smart Dog Collar - GPS Location Tracker, Activity Monitor, and More, Leather Large (KITTN03)
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Link AKC Smart Dog Collar – GPS Location Tracker, Activity Monitor, and More, Leather Large (KITTN03)
Life Jacket
If your dog likes to swim, finding a campsite with a swimming hole or river can be a blast for you both. However, you want to make sure your dog can swim safely, so consider packing a lightweight dog life jacket.
Best Dog Life Jacket for Camping
Best Dog Life Jacket for Camping
Frisco Dog Life Jacket, Large
Best Dog Life Jacket for Camping
Frisco Dog Life Jacket, Large
Frisco Dog Life Jacket, Large
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Frisco Dog Life Jacket, Large

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