The Story of Two Best Friends

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There have been famous best friends all throughout history, Tom Sawyer & Huck Finn, Turner & Hooch, and Thelma & Louise just to name a few… but perhaps none matches… [Read More]

How To Play: Red Light/Green Light


At KONG, we know that dogs need to play. Games are not only mentally and physically stimulating (and fun!)—they’re also a great training tool for your best friend. Read on… [Read More]

Remembering Military Working Dogs

The US War Dogs Memorial honors our nation's war dogs and their handlers - past, present, and future. The memorial, designed by sculptor Bruce Lindsay, consists of a bronze statue of a kneeling soldier and his dog, set on a black granite base. It was dedicated on June 10, 2006. (

Memorial Day is a day to commemorate the sacrifices of those who have served in the United States Armed Forces, and not all of those heroes have stood on only… [Read More]

5 Summer Essentials for Your Dog


By Marya Myszczynski Summer is finally here! We’re ready for BBQs, slip-n-slides and, of course, time in the sun with man’s best friend. With summer in mind, we’ve picked our… [Read More]

Meet the KONG Dogs: Niko


Did you know that the KONG Company has a warehouse in Downey, CA? Our next dog spends his day roaming the stockrooms with Warehouse Manager, Carlos Agredano. Meet our next… [Read More]

Rules of Tug

What's Oreo pulling

By Michael Baugh Back in the day, trainers used to warn people not to play tug with their dog.  The worry was that it would promote competition and cause aggression.  Thankfully,… [Read More]

My Name is KONG, Too!


Hi! My name is KONG and I am a very special dog (and not just because I’m named after the famous dog toy). I am, first and foremost, the service… [Read More]