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E-Collar Technologies: ET-300 Mini Educator

E-Collar Technologies: ET-300 Mini Educator

Jun 14th 2023

In our latest video, we were thrilled to meet with Abegail from Trails & Tails Canine to discuss one of the most effective training tools on the market: the Mini Educator ET-300. Designed to be an exceptionally user-friendly E-Collar, this is a … read more
K9 Product Tailors - What Made In America Means

K9 Product Tailors - What Made In America Means

May 17th 2023

Here at Ray Allen Manufacturing, we’ve been handcrafting the highest quality K9 gear right here in America for over 75 years. Making everything by hand takes a ton of time, hard work, and dedication to the craft. But we know it’s worth the effort, … read more
K9 Spotlight: Robert Ramos of K9s United

K9 Spotlight: Robert Ramos of K9s United

May 3rd 2023

Welcome to this week’s K9 Spotlight, where we get to sit down with dedicated individuals in the K9 industry to learn more about their experience in the field and their relationship with our team at Ray Allen. This week, we’re joined … read more
The Design Process of Our Dog Trainer Fanny Pack (DTFP)

The Design Process of Our Dog Trainer Fanny Pack (DTFP)

Apr 19th 2023

If you’ve been keeping up with the latest Ray Allen Manufacturing news, you already know about the Dog Trainer Fanny Pack (DTFP, for short). But if you’re just hearing about it for the first time, this versatile K9 handler accessory is quite … read more
K9 Spotlight: Courtney Wolf of WolfHaus K9

K9 Spotlight: Courtney Wolf of WolfHaus K9

Apr 5th 2023

We always meet a ton of incredible people in the K9 industry when we attend the annual HITS K9 Conference. And whenever possible, we jump at the opportunity to interview these handlers and trainers as part of our K9 Spotlight series. In this … read more
Holsters for E-Collar Remotes - C&G Holsters

Holsters for E-Collar Remotes - C&G Holsters

Mar 22nd 2023

Without question, one of the most important pieces of gear K9 officers need to have on their belt is an E-Collar remote holster. Learn about the importance of this piece of equipment, and discover one of the newest brands we’ve brought on at … read more
K9 Spotlight: Howard Young of White Beard K9

K9 Spotlight: Howard Young of White Beard K9

Mar 8th 2023

If there’s one thing to know about the Ray Allen Manufacturing team, it’s that we hand-make the  highest-quality dog gear on the market. And if there’s another thing to know about us, it’s that we also love sitting down and interviewing oth … read more
Ray Allen Dog Trainer Fanny Pack - "DTFP"

Ray Allen Dog Trainer Fanny Pack - "DTFP"

Feb 15th 2023

We’ve been hyping our Dog Trainer Fanny Pack on our Instagram account for a while, and we’ve seen all of your comments wanting to know when it’ll be available in our store. Well, the wait is over! We’re thrilled to announce the launch of one of … read more
K9 Emergency Medical Equipment - Rescue Essentials

K9 Emergency Medical Equipment - Rescue Essentials

Feb 9th 2023

Dog handlers need to expect the unexpected while in the field with their K9s. Since there are a variety of things that can go wrong, having a variety of tools and resources at your disposal is a must. Luckily, our partners at Rescue Essenti … read more
K9 Spotlight: K9 Nutrition Expert Cory Nordin of Eukanuba

K9 Spotlight: K9 Nutrition Expert Cory Nordin of Eukanuba

Jan 31st 2023

Nothing is more important than the health and wellbeing of your K9 companion, and your working dog’s health starts with a balanced and nutritional diet. Nobody knows this better than Cory Nordin, one of the K9 nutrition experts at Eukanuba and Roy … read more
Rescue Essentials QuikLitter K9 - Emergency Gurney

Rescue Essentials QuikLitter K9 - Emergency Gurney

Jan 25th 2023

Regardless of the type of dog you’re working with, there’s no such thing as being too prepared for an emergency in the field. We carry all sorts of K9 first aid gear to help you’re ready to handle any emergency, but one of our newest items is the … read more
Matt Wilson on "How to Kit a Gun Belt For K9 Handlers"

Matt Wilson on "How to Kit a Gun Belt For K9 Handlers"

Jan 18th 2023

Here at Ray Allen, we don’t just focus on crafting the highest quality dog gear. We’re also committed to making and selling equipment designed specifically for dog handlers and trainers. We know that different dog handlers need different ty … read more
Behind The Scenes: Ray Allen Shop Tour

Behind The Scenes: Ray Allen Shop Tour

Jan 4th 2023

Have you ever wondered what the Ray Allen Manufacturing shop looks like or how we make our dog gear? If so, you’re in luck! In this week’s video, we take you on a behind-the-scenes tour of our shop in Colorado Springs, Colorado. In … read more
Dogtra Titanium Enhanced Contact Points

Dogtra Titanium Enhanced Contact Points

Dec 14th 2022

Searching for the latest E-Collar accessory to help with your K9’s training? An exciting new release from Dogtra is the Titanium Enhanced Contact Points. In this week’s blog post, we’ll teach you all about this must-have tool for every dog trai … read more
Imitators Knocked Off Our Harness!

Imitators Knocked Off Our Harness!

Nov 30th 2022

As one of the premier dog gear manufacturers, we’re used to dealing with competitors who want to be us. What we’re not used to, though, is seeing retailers on Amazon selling cheap knockoff versions of our products! Unfortunately, we recently … read more
K9 Spotlight: Carlos Ramirez of CRK9 Dog Training

K9 Spotlight: Carlos Ramirez of CRK9 Dog Training

Nov 9th 2022

We love getting the opportunity to sit down with professional dog trainers to get their take on industry insights, learn more about their careers in the field, and find out what they love about Ray Allen dog gear! In this edition of the K … read more
Dog Treat Pouches: An Overview & Comparison

Dog Treat Pouches: An Overview & Comparison

Oct 26th 2022

Hands down, among all of the training tools you can use, a dog treat pouch is one of the most valuable and highly recommended by professionals. Whether teaching the basics or developing advanced skills, how you time the delivery of training tre … read more
K9 Spotlight: Jay Nix of K9s United

K9 Spotlight: Jay Nix of K9s United

Oct 13th 2022

K9s United is a non-profit organization that supports law enforcement K9 units by providing dog equipment and hosting K9 training sessions across the country. On top of their no-cost K9 training sessions, K9s United provides law enforcement depart … read more
K9 Spotlight: Chris Burns From C&G Holsters

K9 Spotlight: Chris Burns From C&G Holsters

Oct 6th 2022

Many K9 handlers use E-Collars during K9 training, hunting, obedience training, or real-world fieldwork. For ultimate convenience and a hands on approach to training, you'll also need a transmitter holster. We sat down with Chris Burns, t … read more
K9 Spotlight: Naturich's K9 Finest Daily Supplement

K9 Spotlight: Naturich's K9 Finest Daily Supplement

Sep 28th 2022

When it comes to working dogs, nutrition and wellness are top priorities. No matter the age or health of the dog, they may need an extra boost to perform at their best. Adding a nutrient-rich dietary supplement into their daily meals can be t … read more
K9 Spotlight: Mark Hines of KONG™ Dog Toys

K9 Spotlight: Mark Hines of KONG™ Dog Toys

Sep 21st 2022

We were fortunate enough to sit down and interview Mark Hines, the Lead Behavior Training Specialist of KONG™, the makers of premier dog training toys. Mark talked to us about the history of KONG™ dog toys, his experience … read more
K9 Spotlight: Jacque Bonéy of Allegiance Canine

K9 Spotlight: Jacque Bonéy of Allegiance Canine

Sep 15th 2022

We sat down with Jacque Bonéy, K9 trainer and owner of Allegiance Canine, to learn more about his favorite Ray Allen dog gear, his experience as a dog trainer, his company, and some advice to new handlers and K9 trainers in the industry. Watc … read more
Ray Allen "Stuff-It" Fire Hose Tugs

Ray Allen "Stuff-It" Fire Hose Tugs

Sep 7th 2022

Regardless of the breed or age, K9 handlers know that their dogs need plenty of rewards and interactive toys to stay both mentally and physically active and engaged. And if an owner can find a durable reward that can also serve as a trai … read more
Ray Allen Tug Dangler: K9 Reward Holder

Ray Allen Tug Dangler: K9 Reward Holder

Aug 31st 2022

Time is of the essence when you’re a K9 handler, and every movement you make needs to have a purpose. Wasting any time fumbling for a piece of K9 gear could mean you’re putting yourself or your working dog in danger. The Ray Allen Tug Dangler is o … read more