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Kat's Guide to Preparing Your Pup for Halloween
While Halloween can be a hectic night for humans, for our furry friends it can feel even crazier with an endless parade of kids trick or treating and coming to the front door, scary costumes, and lots of off-limit treats...
The benefits of CBD supplements for our feline friends
We know that our feline friends have always made great pets, and it’s easy to see why. They’re cute, cuddly, inquisitive, and help lower your stress (we promise, it’s true!). They also offer incredible companionship — and CBD can help...
Quick Tips: Back to School
While we all miss our pets when we leave home for the day, we don’t realize how much they miss us too. From their perspective, they’ve just spent 18 months with their beloved owners, getting constant cuddles, attention, and walks,...
The Austin and Kat Guide to Pulsing
Pulsing is similar to when a trainer or friend changes up your fitness training program and you begin noticing these improvements again... click here to learn more!
CBD Watchdog, LeafReport, Gives Austin and Kat "A" rating for Label Accuracy
Austin and Kat was surprised & honored to be recognized by GreenMarketReport and LeafReport as "standouts for label accuracy."
Tips for Trail Running with Your Dog
We interviewed Helen from TrailandKale.com to get the best tips and tricks for trail running with your dog.
Toxic Houseplants
Certain indoor plants are actually toxic to your pets. But don’t worry. In this article, we’ll show you which ones to avoid.
New + Improved Everyday Wellness Recipes
After 10 months of hard work and meticulous ingredient sourcing, we're ready to unveil our new and improved classic collection. Here's everything you need to know...
Snow Time
Frosty the Snowman is here to stay... and with his return out comes the salts for snowmelt on the streets, sidewalks, walkways, and parking lots. So while even a trip to the park, nature preserve, or beach is safe - getting there isn’t always the cleanest and best for our dogs.
We made it! Thoughts from 2020... and looking ahead to 2021
I’m excited about 2021! The team we’ve assembled aren’t just my coworkers, but they are my family and friends, and together we are here to support and grow with you. As we look towards the future, you’ll see some great new innovative products coming from the team. Just stay tuned.
How to Use CBD
"How much CBD should I give my dog?" It's a great question and the one we hear the most! CBD is still pretty new to many people, including many of our four-legged friends. The good news is that we've been doing this for a while so here’s our advice...
Singing in the Rain

As much as we all hate to throw on the wellies and raincoats, it's essential our dogs get outside for exercise and mental stimulation.⁠ Here are some great tips to consider when walking in the rain ☔⁠.

Four Ways to Make Halloween Less Scary for Pets
Halloween is just around the corner, and everybody here at Austin and Kat is getting ready for a frightfully good time. And while this year, there may not be the “normal” door to door visits, some neighborhoods will still be...
Socializing your puppy during a pandemic
If you thought managing your social media account was hard, I’ve got a new one for you. Did you know that your new puppy should meet 100 new people before she’s 12 weeks old? WHAT??From 8-12 weeks old, your new...
Meet the Dogs: Brady (Senior Formula)
My passion for learning how to help dogs age gracefully drove me to seek out helpful herbs, botanicals, and other ingredients—and inspired my Senior Blend, in memory of my late dog Brady.
Meet the Dogs: Bailey (No More Wiggles)
Whether it's fireworks, thunderstorms, a visit from the postman, or a trip to the Ballard Farmers Market, our dog Bailey is more at ease with this special recipe...
Meet the Dogs: Bakko (Hip and Joint Formula)
When Bakko's hind legs eventually began to fail him in his old age, I got to work creating a recipe just for him...
Meet the Dogs: Austin (Active & Working Dog Recovery)

Austin has an incredibly active life here in Seattle so I developed nutrient-dense biscuits to support him when he's out there pushing himself.

A weekend beach walk
I wanted to work this weekend, or so I said.   There aren’t enough hours in the week or the day for that matter, but I insisted on getting up early Sunday so I could work.  “Rise before the dogs,” I...
The Story of Austin: From active puppy to well behaved adventurer
My Active Puppy Austin  I knew from the beginning that he was going to be an active dog. It was January 2015. Mia and I jumped into the car and headed to Dixmont, Maine- a three hour trek north.  Destination: ...
Puppy Parent Guide: Crate training
Tips for training, feeding, and caring for a new puppy Crate training a puppy is no easy task. Proper training can greatly improve your dog’s behavior as they mature. For that reason, we’ve gathered some tips and created a suggested...