Thursday, March 20, 2014

Celebrate Spring with Alcott Adventures #Giveaway | Product Review


Today is the official first day of spring and we're celebrating with Alcott Adventures and a giveaway!

The ice and snow is gone... at least for the moment.  Jeffie, Rudy and Rosie are ready for spring and some adventures outside.  Especially with their brand new collars from Alcott Adventures.

Alcott Adventures is on a mission to offer dogs, and the people who love them, products that designed for an active lifestyle, whether that a walk around the neighborhood or travel around the world.  

Fetch Alcott Adventures and you'll find a complete line of gear and accessories to turn everyday walks into extraordinary adventures:
  • dog collars, harnesses and leashes
  • dog beds and blankets
  • dog sleeping bags and pup tents
  • Dog toys and apparel
  • dog health and wellness products
Alcott Adventures reinvented sizes for dogs to make it easy on their humans.  Generally speaking, if you buy a medium collar, you'll also use a medium in all the other Alcott products.
All of the products at Alcott Adventures have been developed by dog lovers and adventure buffs.  They're designed for ease of use, comfort, safety and practicality.
   
And FUN!  Can't forget the fun!  Not only will you find some fun products at Alcott, but the colors available are terrific.  Check out the pawsome pup tent and canine sleeping bag and convince me you don't want to take a doggie camping trip!

You can shop Alcott online in two ways: either by category or by adventure. There are four categories of adventures:
  • Essentials - the basics for everyday adventures
  • Explorer - the gear for enjoying the great outdoors
  • Traveler - cool stuff for traveling near or far
  • Mariner - for water powered fun
I shopped Alcott Adventures with a $50 gift code and I had a very difficult time choosing.  In fact, I've bookmarked a few things to purchase for myself later, including matching leashes and a Mariner life jacket.  I finally decided to get something that all three of my dogs could enjoy:  new dog collars.

Then, I decided that Rosie should definitely have one of these very cool dog collar charms.  Rosie is, for sure, a thrill sniffer!


I found the Alcott Adventures web site super easy to navigate and visually appealing.  Though I initially had a minor problem with the shopping cart, I queried their online customer service and received assistance within minutes. Plus, the minor glitch was fixed within 24 hours.



Shipping was speedy, too and it was no time before the order was delivered.  Here's what I received.  Jeffie, Rudy and Rosie were all three excited when their package arrived.

For Rudy, a Mariner adventure collar in vibrant blue (I'd call it turquoise) with with reflective accents and neoprene padding.  Perfect for an active dog with fun uppermost in mind like Rudy.


For Jeffie, a Traveler adventure collar in vibrant orange - though I like to think of it as "Golden Retriever" color! Also with reflective accents and neoprene padding.  Perfect for the security adventures Jeffie has every day.


For Rosie, an Essential adventure collar in vibrant red with reflective accents and neoprene padding.  Plus a Thrill Sniffer collar charm in red to match the Essential adventure collar.  Great choice for our resident vole hunter.



As I mentioned above, I've bookmarked some other things at Alcott to purchase later this spring.  Why?  Because I'm so pleased with these collars.   Very well made, sturdy, padded, reflective and fantastic colors, what's not to love.  



Fetch Alcott Adventures for some barking good canine accoutrements and necessities, so you'll be ready for your next adventure.

Best of all...  you can show your dog's four-legged adventurous spirit if you're the lucky winner of Alcott Adventures $25 gift code giveaway!



a Rafflecopter giveaway

 *I received a $50 gift code and the opportunity to offer a $25 gift code giveaway for my readers from Alcott Adventures in exchange for my honest review of their products.  I received no other compensation.

I'm joining the Barks and Bytes blog hop today hosted by 2 Brown Dawgs and Heart Like a Dog

We're also joining the Fido's Freebie Friday blog hop hosted by Dog Tipper, All Things Dog Blog, Doggies and Stuff and To Dog With Love. If you have a giveaway on your blog, join us!    

29 comments:

  1. it sounds like a great company and a nice selection they have

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  2. Those sure look mighty fancy!

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  3. Thanks so much for joining the blog hop Sue!

    Those new collars look fun!! I love having a variety of collars to use on my guys. It's fun to shake things up every once in a while. I'm looking for jackets for my dogs, so I would probably use a gift card toward that.

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  4. Nice new swag with great models to show it off!
    Love the idea of reflective collars - practical.

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  5. Pawsome stuff and you picked out the right color collars for everyone, they look great. Thanks for the giveaway. You have a award awaiting you on my blog today. Enjoy some sunshine.

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    1. Checked out their website and very easy to navigate, like the categories. I like the explorer category as they have a lot of Lime green stuff. Love the collar.

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  6. They have so many great products. So many collars and harnesses I'd love to have. I really like the Traveler Trunk bed , too.

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  7. We really like the mariner collection such a pretty color. Could use the collar.

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  8. Oooh, Ma just met the wonderful folks from Alcott at the Global Pet Expo. They sure have some super fun stuff for dogs! I have the orange (or as you call it, Golden) collar too...but I have yet to switch to it. I do like how sturdy it is and it is quite comfortable to wear.
    *high paws*
    Oz

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  9. I, like Oz's mom, just met the folks at Alcott at GPE and am really excited about them!! Love their products so far!

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  10. Thanks so much for joining the Barks and Bytes hop and for the great give away. They sure look like nice collars. Best of luck to all who enter. I am going to share. :)

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  11. Hi Y'all!

    Maybe I should work on my Human to get me a new collar? I've had mine since I was 14 months old and I'll be 8 in a few days.

    Y'all come by now,
    Hawk aka BrownDog

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  12. I love the pool and the sleeping bag!!

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  13. I like the Storybook Bolster Bed.

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  14. Very nice collars but Mom is trying to curb her collar habit a bit as we have over 50 in our closet. She is kind of addicted to fun collars!

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  15. LOVE the Adventure Backpack! What a great addition to walks and hikes!

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  16. All of the colors are great, but our favorite is the Explorer collection!

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  17. I like the trunk bed. I will need one when I buy my new car.

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  18. Alcott has a fun website! I think I need some Mariner supplies! Thanks for introducing Alcott!

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  19. I like the mariner shammy! Thanks for the giveaway!

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  20. I'd like the first aid kit or the cooling bandana. Either one would be great for us!

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  21. I like the Traveler Bomber Jacket.

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  22. We'd love one(or three, one for each dog) of their adventure backpacks.

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  23. Jennifer - Vicki Vix on RafflecopterMarch 27, 2014 at 5:03 AM

    I love their products especially the Explorer pup tent and first aid kit, the Traveler bomber jacket and car safety belt, the Mariner adventure collar and the Essentials retractable leash light, visibility dog vest and reat + ball bag. Cool stuff.

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  24. Cool company and products, and I love the collars you picked out for your dogs....great colors. I like their adventure backpack, something I've been thinking about getting for Sheba.

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  25. I like the EXPLORER
    adventure backpack. My dog could then carry some of the items when we go hiking.

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  26. I like the mariner Shade Canopy. Thanks!

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