News & Media

Janury 4, 2017 – Help’Em Up Harness featured in Whole Dog Journal

CJ Puotinen includes the Help ‘Em Harness in an article about assistive devices for dogs that need extra mobility support. Download or view the full article (PDF).

February 5, 2016 – Help’Em Up Harness featured in Lessons from a Paralyzed Dog Blog

Sharon Seltzer, author of the Lessons from a Paralyzed Dog blog blog, picks our harness as one of her top five. Read the blog post.

November 9, 2015 – GIVEAWAY: Help ‘Em Up Harness Review – Update

Joe and Kait Russo update their review and are also giving a harness away to one lucky reader of their blog. Read the review.

October 22, 2015 – Where the Coconuts Grow: 8 Reasons Why We Love the Help’EmUp Harness

Read this post by Jody and Peter, a couple sailing around the Caribbean with two furry four-legged children, both of which use the Help’EmUp Harness

October 18, 2015 – Washington Post: “An Old Dog Teaches you More than You’d Like to know about Mortality” by columnist John Kelly and how the Help Em Up Harness helped his 15 year old Lab Charlie.

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September 1, 2015 – Dr. Kristen Levine/Pet Living features the Help ‘Em Up Harness as a Mobility Solution for Older and Active Pets

Watch the video on the Daytime TV website or read Dr. Kristen Levine’s blog post.

April 6, 2015 – We’re the Russos

Dog Harness Review – Help ‘Em Up vs Ruffwear Web Master

December 10, 2014 – Fox & Friends “a Canine Christmas: Gifts to Please Every Pup on your List” features the Help ‘Em Up Harness on a Saint Bernard with featured vet Dr. Heather Loenser.

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June 9, 2014 – The Thrifty Traveler: Money-saving strategies for senior pet travel

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April 2014 – Help’Em Up Harness and new Walking Accessories featured in Whole Dog Journal’s Gear of the Year story

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March 19, 2014 – Blue Dog Designs owner, Cary Zimmerman, appears on Denver’s 9News to demonstrate the new Help’Em Up Walking Handle

January 20, 2014 – Blue Dog Designs Launches Dog Walking Accessories for the Help ‘Em Up Harness

New Walking Handle, Walking Leash and Shoulder Strap Help Owners of Large Dogs Provide Even More Mobility for Their Aging or Recovering Pets – Download or View the full Press Release.

August 30, 2013 – Help ‘Em Up Harness Helps Travelers Hit the Road with Aging Pets this Holiday Weekend

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May 7, 2013 – New Help’EmUp Harness for Small Dogs Helping Cats Too

Harness for 10-30 lb. Dogs Recovering from Surgery Also Being Used for Cats. Download or View the full Press Release

March 14, 2013 – Going to the Dogs in the Denver Business Journal

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March 2, 2013 – Blue Dog Designs owner, Cary Zimmerman, appears on Denver’s 9News to talk about Help’Em Up Harness

Read the article and watch the video.

March 3, 2013 – Allentown Morning Call

Harnesses, stairs and other ways to help aging dogs.

February 23, 2013 – PennLive.com – Central Pennsylvania news website

A “Lift” For Dogs With Mobility Issue

February 19, 2013 – Blue Dog Designs Announces new Help’EmUp Harness for Small Dogs

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February 14, 2013

Wyoming Mahvrick Networks

June 13, 2012 – Boston.com Website

Dog that saved woman from path of oncoming train to sign ‘pawtographs.’

November 30, 2011 – Mile Hi Mamas Holiday Gift Guide

The Help’EmUp Harness was chosen as one of the favorite picks for the Holiday Season in the Mile Hi Mamas Holiday Gift Guide

November 11, 2011 – Helping A Very Old Dog Live Longer and Well

Helping A Very Old Dog Live Longer and Well by Carl Anthony Online

March 2011 – The Whole Dog Journal Article

Canine Orthopedic Equipment Designed for Increased Mobility and Extra Support by Lisa Rodler mentions our harnesses. View a PDF of the article.

Help ‘Em Up Harness Fast Facts

Download this PDF to get a quick overview of our features and pricing options.

Blue Dog Designs News Release on new male harness and other product upgrades

In August 2010, we announced the new male harness and other product upgrades. View a PDF of the news release.

August 2010 – Consumer Products Event in West Hollywood CA

Golden Retriever Forum

July 2010… interesting discussion on fitting and using our harness.

January 2010

The Help ‘Em Up Harness, as demonstrated by Tripawds

October 2009 – Tripawds Gear Review

Give your Tripawd a Lift with the Help’Em Up Mobility Harness. View a PDF of the article.

Chicagoland Tails – Product Picks

In November 2008. the Help’Em Up Harness was selected by Renne Krejci as one of their Product Picks. View a PDF of the article.

Off Lead & Animal Behavior

In Fall 2008, the Help’Em Up Harness received a great write-up in the publication’s New Product News Section. View a PDF of the article.

Denver’s FOX 31 KDVR

In April 2008, the Help’Em Up Harness was included as part of an article on Tips for Helping Care for Older Pets. View a PDF of the article.