Shop Safely with Curbside Pickup for Father’s Day Gifts and Pet Supplies

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We all know that shopping online is the safest way to maintain social distancing during the current coronavirus outbreak, but that isn’t always possible. Maybe your dog’s brand of pet food is sold out online or there is a shipping delay. Or perhaps you just want to pick up some last minute birthday gifts or supplies for your favorite fur kid. And if you’ve waited til now to shop for Father’s Day gifts, then this is also a great solution.

Whatever the reason, the next best thing to online shopping for pet supplies and gifts right now is curbside-pickup. That’s where you order online from a local store near you and then go pick it up when you receive the email or text that lets you know your order is ready. When you arrive, you stay in your car and just pop the trunk while someone from the store brings your order out to you. It allows you to safely get what you need the same day as you order. It also helps keep store employees safer as well by reducing the amount of people inside the store, and you can take your dog for a car ride as a bonus!

Two really easy shopping options for curbside pickup are Petco and Target.

Here’s the scoop + current deals:

  • Use this link for Petco to order online for Curbside Pickup and get 10% OFF your order.
  • (photo note: we recommend dogs only ride in back seat for safety of pets and people)

Important Pet Safety Reminder for Pickup Truck Drivers: Dogs Ride Inside!

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Here’s an important pet safety tip for pickup truck owners: All animals should ride inside a pickup truck cab – never in the bed of a truck. According to the American Humane Association, it’s estimated that 100,000 dogs die each year riding in truck beds. That’s a shockingly high number but even one dog’s preventable death is too many!

dog safety harness for truck or car

AHA has partnered with Ford Motor Company in a new pet safety campaign called “Dogs Ride Inside,” which reminds all drivers that simple, basic actions can prevent serious injury or death while transporting a beloved family pet. Here’s what you should know:

  • Pets should always ride in the back seat if your truck has one. An animal in the front seat can quickly become a driver distraction and cause an accident, jeopardizing the pet and everyone else in the vehicle.
  • Restrain, contain or crate your pet with a pet carrier or specially designed pet seat belt or harness like the one pictured above.
  • Dogs love sticking their heads outside of a moving car, but that’s also one of the easiest ways for a pet to be injured, whether it’s from a flying rock or even falling out of the vehicle.  Wind can seriously irritate mucous membranes and blow pieces of grit into their eyes.
  • Be sure that all ID tags are properly affixed to your pet’s collar and that they have your current contact information, including cell number(s). Your pet should also have an ID microchip implanted – and make sure the microchip registration and pet license information is up-to-date. Consider including the name and phone number of an emergency contact.
  • Never leave pets unattended inside of vehicles. Remember that cars heat up fast – even with the windows cracked.
  • Visit American Humane Association for more pet safety tips.

Also be sure to check out the adoption and pet safety tour sponsored by Ford in conjunction with Fido Friendly magazine. The 5th annual Get Your Licks on Route 66 will be visiting 15 US cities to promote pet safety and adoption. In the first four years of the tour more than 1,500 animals have been placed in new homes. Go here to view the list of dates & shelters along the route.

$5 FREE Credit = $6 Shipped for 132 Earth Rated Poop Bags with Dispenser ($23 reg)

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earth rated dog poop bags

Check out the deal on these Earth Rated biodegradable bags and dispenser! You get a total of 132 of their highly-rated and eco-friendly dog poop bags plus the dispenser for $11 with free shipping included.

It gets even better because first time customers of doggyloot can join using this link and snag a FREE $5 instant credit good toward your first order. That will make your cost only $6 including shipping for this great pet deal or apply your savings to any other toys, treats or gear you buy! Visit doggyloot to join for free and start shopping.

74 Rolls of Dog Poop Bags + 2 Dispensers $30.99 Shipped ($49.99 reg)

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1470 poop bags

NEVER get caught without a dog poop bag when you need one again! You can seriously stock up and save big with this great deal. Get 1470 unscented, black dog waste bags plus 2 roll holders for $30.99 ($49.99 reg) including free shipping. That’s a savings of $19 (38%).

Amazon prices can change quickly and deals like this sell out fast so don’t miss out:

  • Includes 74 Rolls with 20 Bags Each
  • Unscented 9″ x 12.5″ Environmentally Friendly Bags
  • Will fit in most bag dispensers
  • Includes Two Dispeners; Red or Blue Plastic Bone One and One Big Paw Branded Cloth One
  • Durable bags make cleanup an ease, and sanitary
  • Get the deal…

500 Leak-Proof Dog Poop Bags 55% OFF + Free Shipping!

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poop bag deal

Picking up after your dog is NOT optional, but paying too much for poop bags IS!

Stock up and save on these EZ Pickup Poop Bags available in black, blue and pink at

The deal is for $16.99 ($37.99 reg) with Free Shipping included. That’s 55% Off regular retail list price and you get 25 rolls with 20 bags each, for a total of 500 bags! Bags are 9X12, leak-proof and recyclable.

Be sure to visit Coupaw, the pet deals site, for this and more deals for dogs and pet supplies.