Product Reviews & Customer Letters

  • Critter's Inflatable Dog Life Vest Review, 5 Paws Rating by Kelley - Kelley has her own blog "Critter Minute" where she posts reviews and gives advice about high quality pet products including pet food, toys and other accessories. On July 19, 2011 Kelley posted her review of Critter's Inflatable life vest®.
  • Critter's Inflatable Pet Life Vest, 4 Star Rating By Janet Tobiassen Crosby, DVM, posted on About.com Guide - Janet Tobiassen Crosby, DVM, has been writing about veterinary medicine topics since 1998. Dr. Tobiassen specializes in small animals and has practiced on both the east and west coasts. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Washington State Veterinary Medical Association.®.
  • Chico the Boat Dog Test Critter's Inflatable Life Jacket, a review by Vicki Lathom - Vicki Lathom writes articles on Milliver's Travels blog and on July 9, 2011 Vicki posted a review of Critter's Inflatable®.
  • Product Review, 5 Star Rating by Kaitlin Schneider - Kaitlin writes/operates a blog that discusses modern dog ownership including articles about health, care, behavior, training, toys, activities, and cooking for your dog. On September 30, 2009, Kaitlin posted a review of Critter's Inflatable®.
  • Letter from Susan Gabriel - Roxy can now swim without ingesting pool water and then spitting it up.
  • Letter from Erin G - Report that Truly, an English bulldog, is one happy pup and can spent the afternoon swimming easily in her Critters Inflatable.
  • Press Releases & Boating Articles

  • Four Legs on Deck! Finding the Right Life Jacket for Your Dog - National Safe Boating Council Newsletter (2008 Volume 9 Issue 2 Page 5)
  • Review of Life Jackets for Dogs - Practical-Sailor.Com Volume 33, Number 1, January 2007
  • Inflatable Life Jacket Basics - U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary by Stu Soffer
  • Inflatable PFD's - The Sequel - U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary by Stu Soffer
  • Coast Guard Press release - Rescuing a drowning Black Labrador Retriever whose snout dipped below the water for the last time and became unconscious.
  • Boating With Animals

  • Boating in Canada - Cruising with Pets
  • Boat Safe - Pets on Boats
  • BoatUS.com - Boating Pets
  • Wikipedia article on personal flotation devices
  • Boating Safety Organizations

  • Boat U.S. Foundation
  • Discover Boating
  • National Association of State Boating Law Administrators
  • National Safe Boating Council
  • National Water Safety Congress
  • U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary
  • U.S. Coast Guard's Lifesaving and Fire Safety Division
  • U.S. Coast Guard's Office of Boating Safety
  • U.S. Power Squadrons
  • Animal Protection Organizations

  • American Pet Association
  • ASPCA - American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
  • Buddy Dog Humane Society
  • HSUS - Humane Society of the U.S.
  • Pet Animal Foundation - Here you will find pet and animal articles on everything from pet health to animal training as well as animal photography.
  • The following links are not endorsements of the sites or products or services offered there.

    Pet Friendly Vacation Sites

  • Inn By The Sea - Cape Elizabeth, Maine - Bailey, the resident dog uses a Critter's Inflatable®.
  • BringYourPet.com - Pet Friendly lodging, accommodations and services
  • BringMyPet.com - Find pet friendly inns, hotels, and resorts
  • HotelsUptake.com - Find pet friendly hotels & motels for dogs and cats
  • Inn at Lake Joseph - Forestburgh, New York
  • LocalDogWalker.com - Matches qualified pet owners seeking dog walking, pet sitting, pet boarding, pet grooming and other pet related services
  • Pet Friendly - Canada Accommodations Directory
  • Pet Friendly Hotels and Resorts
  • Pet Friendly Travel - Easy access to pet friendly accommodations
  • PetSitting.com - Petsitting.com is an innovative website connecting pet owners with professional pet service providers.
  • Pets on the Go - Guide for information on pet friendly B&Bs, inns, hotels, resorts and private rentals.
  • PetsWelcome.com - Listings hotels, B&Bs, ski resorts, campgrounds, and beaches.
  • Pet Vacations
  • Pet Vacation Homes - Pet Vacation Homes is a site where fellow pet lovers can find vacation accommodations that allow pets, and provide adequate space for them. All of their vacation rentals are completely pet friendly and they offer a better value than most pet friendly hotels. They include pet friendly rentals, homes, condos, hotels, and holiday villas that allow dogs and cats in locations such as Destin, South Beach- Miami, Daytona Beach, Myrtle Beach, Hilton Head Island, Orlando, Disney area, Kissimmee, Palm Coast and Venice, Florida.
  • Takeyourpet.com - A large pet travel site featuring a directory of over 37,000+ pet friendly bed and breakfasts, hotels, inns, motels, and resorts. Also, free pet travel guides and newsletter.
  • Canine Water Therapy & Swimming Training

  • Gunny's Rainbow LLC - Gunny's Rainbow is a swimming pool for dogs in Bethesda, Maryland. They welcome all dogs to their state of the art indoor pool, especially old, arthritic, injured and post-surgical dogs for whom swimming may be the only exercise they can do comfortably.
  • La Paw Spa - A water therapy program for you and your canine friends serving the Pacific Northwest in Washington State. Newsletter
  • Swimsafe Canine Therapies - Swimsafe is a completely different experience from most of the canine pools available in the UK. This is a large pool where dogs learn to swim naturally, not against a current.
  • Training & Specialists:

  • TrainPetDog.com -- Dog Grooming -- House Training -- Adopt a Dog or Puppy -- Training

    Animal Rescue and Adoption

  • The American Bullmastiff Association - In addition to information about club activities and how to become a member, you will find information about the breed and about bullmastiff rescue, as well as application forms for rescue.
  • Animaroo.com - Online Animal Marketplace
  • Animals 911 - Animals911.org provides animal abuse, rescue and news online
  • Boxer Friends Inc. - Boxer Friends, Inc. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit Florida charitable organization, devoted to helping Boxers in need in the south Florida area
  • French Bulldog Rescue Network - FBRN's mission is to rescue, rehabilitate and re-home French Bulldogs in need from commercial breeding kennels, import brokers, public shelters, private rescue groups, owners or Good Samaritans.
  • Maryland American Bulldog Rescue - Maryland American Bulldog Rescue is a very small group of people dedicated to saving the lives of American Bulldogs and mixes thereof, in Maryland.
  • MidAtlantic Bulldog Rescue - A non-profit 501(c)(3) organization covering NJ, NY, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland areas. If you need to surrender a bulldog, know of a bulldog in distress, have an interest in adopting a bulldog, or just have general questions.
  • PuppyMatch4You.com - North America's premier specialty boutique for the nation's most beautiful, healthy, happy, well socialized and rare puppies of the following breeds: English Bulldog, French Bulldog, Yorkshire Terrier (Yorkie), Puggle, Beabull and Maltipoo!
  • Search & Rescue Organizations:

  • American Rescue Dog Association - ARDA is comprised of highly skilled volunteer search and rescue units across the United States that operate in conjunction with local law enforcement or other applicable emergency services agencies to assist in the location of missing persons.
  • Blue and Gray Search Dogs - Blue and Gray is a professional volunteer wilderness Search and Rescue organization serving the Mid-Atlantic region.
  • Dogs East - A professional volunteer wilderness Search and Rescue organization serving primarily the Mid-Atlantic Region and on-call for natural disasters in the continental United States.
  • Greater Atlantic Rescue Dogs - GARD is an all-volunteer Search, Rescue and Recovery organization using specially trained dogs to find lost or missing people in wilderness, rural or disaster environments.
  • Headwaters Search and Rescue K9 - HSAR is a non-profit volunteer organization that provides trained personnel and dogs to law enforcement agencies to assist in finding individuals who have become lost. HSAR teams have responded to law enforcement agency requests throughout the State of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan.
  • K9 Alert - Specialize in various SAR categories to include wilderness, collapsed structure, cadaver/HRD (human remains detection) with a specialization in water/submerged subjects.
  • Mason-Dixon Rescue Dogs - MDRD is a volunteer search and rescue unit that trains canine teams for many situations. MDRD serves Northern Maryland, Eastern Pennsylvania, and Delaware.
  • Mid-Atlantic Dogs - Is an experienced and dynamic search and rescue organization committed to providing skilled canine search and rescue teams to missing person emergencies.
  • National Association For Search & Rescue - NASAR is a non-profit membership association dedicated to advancing professional, literary, and scientific knowledge in fields related to search and rescue.
  • National Search Dog Alliance - NSDA is a new SAR Dog group, that started in March 2007, whose aim is to become an exemplary group representing the interests of SAR dog handlers.
  • SAR-Dog - This site provides links to other SAR dog organizations
  • Search and Rescue Dogs of Maryland SARDOM is an all-volunteer, non-profit search and rescue unit utilizing air scenting dogs. SARDOM is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to law enforcement, fire/rescue units, and relief agencies and provides its services at no cost to the requesting agency.
  • Search and Rescue Dogs of Pennsylvania - Volunteer search and rescue team serving Pennsylvania and surrounding areas.
  • Virginia Search and Rescue Dog Association - VSRDA is the Southeast's oldest air scenting wilderness search dog unit. Specializes in Wilderness, Disaster, Human Remains Detection and Water Recovery.
  • Yakima County Sheriff Search and Rescue K-9 Team - YCSSAR is a non-profit, volunteer search and rescue program to provide assistance to the Yakima County Sheriff SAR Their purpose is to provide assistance to the Yakima County Sheriff SAR program and other counties in need of additional K-9 resources within Washington (and bordering states if requested through the Office of Emergency Management).
  • Veterinary Services and Medical Supplies

  • The Association of Canine Water Therapy - The ACWT is a unique opportunity to network with this growing community of like-minded individuals. On January 1, 2010became a division of the IAAMB - International Association of Animal Massage & Bodywork.
  • Animal Pet Doctor - All about the treatment of dogs and cats
  • PetEducation.com - Expert information for all types of pets from Doctors Foster and Smith.
  • Harbor Veterinary House Calls - Formed to deliver high quality and compassionate care for the pets in Boston and the surrounding areas.
  • New York Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center - Quality Medicine with a caring attitude on Long Island. Providing the best possible medical and surgical care to their patients, with state of the art diagnostics and treatments. This clinic is fully operational 24 hours, seven days a week by a devoted, professionally trained staff under constant veterinary supervision.
  • United Pet Care (UPC) - A pet healthcare membership program. Membership in this program saves you 20-50% on every visit to the veterinarian.
  • Veterinarian Colleges - compile an unbiased and updated list of every school that offers a veterinarian degree in the US
  • Veterinary Surgical Specialists - A full-service, small animal, veterinary surgery clinic providingquality treatment, consultation, and second-opinion services. Serving the Inland Northwest includingthe Spokane / Coeur d'Alene area, Eastern Washington, Northern Idaho and Western Montana.
  • Animal Law

  • Law Offices of Mindy Felinton - Offering services in the following areas: Pet Custody, Pet Trusts, WrongfulInjury or Death of Pet, Product Liability, Seizure of Pet by County, Dangerous Dog Issues, Contract Disputes,Veterinarian Malpractice, Animal Bites, Animal Cruelty, Eviction from Condominiums and Homeowners' Association issues.
  • Shopping

  • Dog Tags - Custom dog ID tags, pet tags.
  • O2cats.com - Cat Furniture Store
  • CoolDogBed-4Less.com - Dog beds and blankets
  • Critter Cozy - Products for the safety and well-being of your pet. An authorized seller of Critters Infaltable!
  • DogBedsAndSrates.com - Find a large selection of luxury and designer dog products
  • MammothOutlet.com Superior quality orthopedic large dog beds and designer dog beds
  • DogCrates-4less.com - Offers a large selection of dog crates so owners can keep their beloved pooches safe, while giving them enough room to play and relax
  • NaturalPetWarehouse.com - All natural products for your dog
  • FidoDogTreats.com - Choose from a variety of healthy dog treats and bones.
  • Fu Fu Fashions - Custom Designs for the Pampered Pet. Do you have a small dog (up to 12 pounds)who loves to wear cute clothes? Fu Fu Fashions specialize in the hard to fit and the very small sizes
  • Heated Pet Beds - Heated Pet Beds 4Less.Com offers a huge selection of pet beds at low prices. Heated petbeds come in various styles and sizes suitable to the breed and size of your pet
  • JustDogTreats.com - Dog Treats, Nutritious Dog Treats, Dog Bones, & More
  • JustWheatFreeDogTreats.com - Specially selected dog treats without Wheat, Corn or Soy
  • Nawtydog - Provides quality dog products
  • What Animals Want - Sells dog beds, dog clothing, collars, leads, ID tags plus much more.
  • If you own a dog or cat Website or have a pet related site to recommend for inclusion on our Website, be sure to send us an e-mail.