According to Wikipedia, dog collars serve many purposes, be it fashion, identification, or control. They come in flat, rolled, as well as halter style. Martingale collars are a great solution for dog’s whose heads are smaller than their necks, and can also be a great aid for training, as they are designed to be slip proof. To work properly, the martingale collar must be properly fitted, and you can find step by step instructions at Wikihow. If in doubt about which type of collar is best for your dog, you can visit the Humane Society’s webpage for expert guidance.

Whether your dog is a majestic Great Dane or a teacup Chihuahua, there is a perfect dog collar that is just right for your canine family member. Up Country,, has been in the business of dog accessories since 1984. This unique company makes dog and cat collars and accessories that reflect you and your pet’s unique personality, whether it’s “girly girl”, “outdoorsy”, or “urban chic”. Also worth noting is Up Country Dog Collar’s “Go Team” Collection. If you and your dog love to spend Sunday afternoon watching the game, he or she can be part of the fun by wearing a collar featuring your team’s colors.

If you are getting married and want your canine best friend to be in the wedding, Up Country Dog Collars come adorned with daisies and rosebud patters as well as plain “eternity” style band collars. Whatever the fancy occasion, you can be sure your dog is kitted out in style.

Up Country has leashes to match the designer collars, as well as plush dog and cat futons, pet toys, Santa hats, and every imaginable accessory on your pet wish list. All of Up Country’s products are made in the USA. Their friendly blog features great information for pet owners as well as fun events such as their Instagram Halloween Contest Winners. Their pet gallery features candid photos of different breeds and mixes caught in the act of being their adorable selves.

Up Country has been featured in many publications, including Self, Coastal Living, Family Dog, and Dog Fancy magazines. The company has been making news for its philanthropic projects as well as their products. Up Country has donated over 500 collars and leashes to the RISPA so that newly adopted dogs have gorgeous, well-fitting gear. They also help support the Potter League Animal Shelter, the Waterman Street Dog Park and Dogs on Deployment (DOD) which provides assistance for pets when their owners are away serving and protecting our country. The company cares about pets both wild and domestic, as they have supported the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust raising awareness about poaching and protecting animals.

Collars are a pet’s go-to accessory for all occasions. Have some fun shopping for sturdy, trend setting collars and other pet must-have accessories at Up Country, where you can feel good about doing business with a company that cares.