Global Pet Expo 2017: Outward Hound’s Plethora of Pet Products

Amy Tokic
by Amy Tokic
Get out there and play with your dog (or cat!). Outward Hound’s 2017 line of pet products blows us away – we can’t pick just one to focus on.

Outward Hound never disappoints – they’ve got the market covered on durable dog products for pooches who play hard and never sit still. Here are a few of the standouts we need to get our paws on.

Outward Hound Backpacks: Crest Stone Explore Pack

If you like to explore new ground with your dog, check out the new Outward Hound Crest Stone Explore Pack. This compression saddle bag works great for dogs and their humans that love to hike! A mesh top keeps dogs cool and a high visibility green color allows them to be easily spotted on the trail. Large pockets on the dog pack help hold all of the essentials while compression webbing helps to balance the load. Dual D-Rings also assist with leading or following while keeping a secure handle on your pup while exploring new trails.

Outward Hound Water Toys: Splash Bombz

These super soaking summer splash toys are made with a rubbery outside and super squishy inside that retains water for plenty of outdoor fetching fun. Splash Bombz float in water and are coated with a bright orange design making fetch easier and more fun in and out of the water!

Petstages Mix & Scratch Play Stations

We didn’t forget the cats! Mix & Scratch Play Stations by Petstages satisfy kitty’s scratching instinct, keeping claws strong and in good health without damaging your home. Unique designs and materials keep your cat focused on objects appropriate for scratching while offering stretching, sleeping and lounging activities. Each puzzle piece is Catnip Blasted to keep their interest and each feature their own exciting play action. Plus, Mix & Scratch pieces snap together to form a variety of cool scratching posts.

Outward Hound: Invincibles Fire Biterz

Invincibles Fire Biterz are made from durable fire hose material for long-lasting fun. Inspired by the exotic Galapagos Islands, these tropically bright dog toys are a playful combination of traditional fire hose and new ballistic material. Featuring a tough outer layer of durable fire hose combined with Invincibles squeakers that keep squeaking if punctured and new Chew Shield Technology, Invincibles Fire Biterz are made so dogs can play longer and harder.

Outward Hound: Invincibles Sisal Tough Seamz

Inspired by the toughest characters that roam the Southwest desert, these toys and are more than ready to stand up to tough play. Stuffing free with a top layer of extremely durable sisal material, Chew Shield Technology lamination, Invincibles squeakers and reinforced double stitching, Invincibles Sisal Tough Seamz are some of the toughest dog toys your pooch has sunk his teeth into.

Amy Tokic
Amy Tokic

Amy Tokic, Editor of, is a passionate animal lover and proud pet parent of Oscar, a Shih Tzu/Chihuahua cross, and Zed, a Japanese Chin. Her love of animals began in kindergarten, when she brought her stuffed dog Snoopy into class with her every day. Now, she writes about her adventures in pet ownership and tirelessly researches products, news and health related issues she can share with other animal enthusiasts. In her free time, Amy loves perusing used book and record stores, obsessing over the latest pet products available and chasing squirrels with wild abandon (a habit attributed to spending too much time with her pooches).

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