More About The Labs

We love hiking with our dogs, but we create all kinds of neat stuff too.

Animal Photography Animal Photography

Whether you need engaging photographs for your business or brand, or would like to immortalize your beloved friend, The Photo Lab is here for you.

Illustration and Design Illustration and Design

The Design Lab offers boutique graphic design and illustration services for pet industry clients worldwide.

Mercantile Mercantile

Our online boutique shop is often stocked with animal related goodies we create and collaborate on with other makesmiths.

The Social Lab The Social Lab

Want to chat or have a look at what our day-to-day life at The Labs HQ is like? Connect with us on a social level.

The Labs & Co. Field Notes The Labs & Co. Field Notes

Behind the scenes look at our photography sessions and design projects, freebie goodies and random notes on living and loving companion animals.

Let’s Have Coffee Let’s Have Coffee

Ready to talk about doing a project together? Drop us a line, give us a call, send us some snail mail, let’s get together and create something wonderful.

Field Notes

Follow us as we hike, photograph and write about our hikes on the blog.

22 February

The best recipe for enjoyable dog hikes

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For outdoor enthusiasts and dog lovers alike, there is no better recreational sport than hiking. Call it backpacking, camping, thru-hiking, day hiking… it all ties back to two simple things: We love being in the great outdoors, and we love sharing it with our dogs. I wrote this 3-part blog series with help and input from […]

28 January

365 Dog Hikes Stickers

They are here and they are durable, weatherproof and beautiful! Sport one of our 365 Dog Hikes stickers on your car, water bottle or favorite Field Notes book. Come hike with us, and I’ll give you one as a Thank You for sharing your favorite trail. This little sticker is the first of a line […]

4 October

Hike 10: Lucas Valley | Marin County, CA

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Hikers: Carol, Linda and Nat (humans) | Kacee, Elvis, Glory and Willow (dogs) Start Time: 8:00 a.m. at the Chicken Shack Fire Road entrance near Clay Ct and Alameda del Prado in Novato. Lucas Valley Open Space Preserve is an expansive 1271 acre gem that offers incredible views. It’s highlight, the Big Rock Ridge trail reaches its highest point at 1895 […]

Our 365 Dog Hikes Sponsors

Kindred spirits who happen to make amazing things for people and dogs.

  • Houndworthy founders Morgan and Jo

    HOUNDWORTHY is a celebration of worthwhile things for adventurous people and their dogs. Our goal is to connect like-minded individuals with superior products they’ll revere, awesome places they’d rather be, and meaningful moments they’d rather have more of. Life with dogs is pretty exceptional; shouldn’t everything we share with them be too?

    - Houndworthy founders Morgan and Jo

Come hike with us!

Do you hike with your dog? Do you have a favorite trail you hike together? We are always looking for dog-friendly trails to explore, and like-minded folks to hike with. Get in touch, submit your favorite trail and we can schedule a hike together, where we would love to photograph you and your dog. As a Thank You for sharing your trail and experiences, you will receive a complimentary print and a web-friendly watermarked file.