Trail Newbie? 5 Steps to a Safe Hike With Your Dog

Hiking in the great outdoors with your dog sounds idyllic. You daydream of a cliffside sunset, you and your dog in silhouette gazing at the horizon. If the commercials are correct, once there’s dirt beneath your dog’s feet, he will instantly channel his wild ancestors and begin leaping over fallen logs and perching on boulders. [...]