Dog Backpacks

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  1. Ruffwear Trail Runner Running Belt
    Ruffwear Trail Runner Running Belt
    Starting From: $42.99 Our Price: $42.99
  2. Ruffwear Home Trail Hip Pack
    Ruffwear Home Trail Hip Pack
    Starting From: $48.99 Our Price: $48.99
  3. RC Pets Quest Day Pack
    RC Pets Quest Day Pack
    List Price: $90.00 Starting From: $86.99 Our Price: $86.99 You Save: $3.01 (3%)
  4. Ruffwear Palisades Dog Backpack
    Ruffwear Palisades Dog Backpack
    Starting From: $163.99 Our Price: $163.99
  5. Dogit Explorer Soft Carrier Backpack Carrier
    Dogit Explorer Soft Carrier Backpack Carrier
    List Price: $69.99 Our Price: $63.99 Our Price: $63.99 You Save: $6.00 (9%)
  6. Dogit Explorer Soft Carrier 2-in-1 Wheeled Carrier/Backpack
    Dogit Explorer Soft Carrier 2-in-1 Wheeled Carrier/Backpack
    List Price: $119.99 Our Price: $109.99 Our Price: $109.99 You Save: $10.00 (8%)
  7. Kurgo K9 Rucksack
    Kurgo K9 Rucksack
    List Price: $187.99 Our Price: $169.99 Our Price: $169.99 You Save: $18.00 (10%)
  8. Kurgo G Train Backpack with Dog
    Kurgo G-Train K9 Pack
    List Price: $212.99 Our Price: $195.99 Our Price: $195.99 You Save: $17.00 (8%)
  9. Baxter & Bella Pet Backpack
    Baxter & Bella Pet Backpack
    List Price: $50.49 Our Price: $39.99 Our Price: $39.99 You Save: $10.50 (21%)
  10. Kurgo G-Train Dog Carrier Backpack
    Kurgo G-Train Dog Carrier Backpack
    List Price: $212.99 Our Price: $195.99 Our Price: $195.99 You Save: $17.00 (8%)
  11. Ruffwear Front Range Day Pack
    Ruffwear Front Range Day Pack
    Starting From: $74.99 Our Price: $74.99
  12. Kurgo Baxter Pack - Coastal Blue
    Kurgo Baxter Pack
    Starting From: $56.99 Our Price: $56.99 You Save: -$56.99 (0%)

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Dog Backpack FAQs


Are dog backpacks a good idea?


Dog backpacks are a great idea for hiking and travelling with your dog. They allow your furry companion to carry their gear, providing them with a sense of purpose and responsibility. The best dog backpacks for hiking ensure your dog's comfort and safety, making your outdoor adventures enjoyable.


Which dog backpack is best?


Choosing the best dog backpack for hiking depends on your dog's needs. Each style of dog backpack offers diverse features for different adventures. Ensure the backpack fits your dog properly, catering to their size and activity level. For the best dog backpacks for hiking in Canada, explore our collection.


How long can a dog stay in a backpack carrier?


How long your dog can stay in a backpack carrier varies based on size, design, and activity level. It's vital to offer your dog regular breaks to ensure their comfort and well-being during your outdoor escapades.


How much weight can a dog carry?


Dogs can typically carry up to 20% of their body weight in a backpack. Start with a lighter load and gradually increase weight to prevent strain or injury. Consider the best dog backpacks for hiking to distribute weight evenly, ensuring your dog's safety.


Is it okay to carry a dog in a backpack?


The only type of backpack you should use to carry your dog is a backpack carrier designed for dogs. This will ensure your dog has the features and support needed to be comfortable and safe.


Shop Dog Backpacks in Canada


Your Ultimate Guide to the Best Dog Backpacks in Canada. Your Pooch's Adventure Awaits!


Gear up your adventurous pup with the best dog backpacks in Canada. Our collection features the finest options for hiking and outdoor escapades with your canine companion. Whether you need a dog backpack for hiking, a carrier backpack, or functional dog gear, we have you covered. Even a casual hike requires you to bring along basic dog backpacking essentials, like a travel water bowl, some tasty dog treats, and of course, some poop bags.


The Ruffwear Front Range Day Pack has an innovative design that holds the weight of the bag in a forward position for greater balance and stability, so it's a great large dog backpack. This backpack for dogs has five adjustable points and a comfortable chest strap and belly strap, so you can effortlessly tailor the pack to our dog’s unique build. Many consider it the best dog hiking backpack.


Adventurous dog owners should consider a dog backpack harness for short hikes with your dog. These smaller and highly functional dog harness backpack combos allow your dog to gear just smaller core gear without adding too much weight or bulk to their bodies. The style is ideal for those needing small dog backpacks.


Explore our range of outdoor dog gear and let your dog carry their own essentials, making every adventure memorable and comfortable. Don't miss out on the joy of exploring together – shop now!


Dog Carrier Backpacks


If your dog has short little legs and just can't keep up, try a dog carrier backpack so you can take your little pals with you on your next adventure. Check out the great selection of the top canine backpack brands like Ruffwear and Kurgo to find the right backpack for your next dog-friendly adventure. Each one features a wide range of features and benefits.


It’s no secret that little dogs have a big dog’s heart and enthusiasm. Even your tiniest pooch wants to go with you on all of your outdoor adventures, but their pint-size legs make it difficult to keep up and treacherous. Why not invest in a dog carrier backpack?


Make sure the pet carrier backpack is functional enough for the most extreme outdoor adventure but stylish enough for an afternoon of shopping in a bustling downtown metropolis.


Shop all our top outdoor dog gear like dog jackets, dog sleeping bags, dog water bottles and more here at Homes Alive Pets.