Is your dog bursting with boundless energy, leaving your furniture with chew marks of affection (or frustration)? Does your doggie need more exercise than your daily walks can provide? Or perhaps you don't have a good walking spot in your neighborhood (like me). Well, fellow pup parents, The Running Lab has arrived, and it's specifically designed for four-legged fitness fanatics!

PHOTO: Tyler & Alexis Kneer
PHOTO: Tyler & Alexis Kneer

Meet the Masterminds

Tyler and Alexis Kneer, are a passionate couple with a love for animals, fitness, and adventure (including their hiking pug, Mr. Ricky Ricardo!). They understand the importance of keeping our furry friends happy and healthy, and The Running Lab is their way to share that passion with the Evansville community.

This is Not a Treadmill 

This innovative mobile unit brings the gym to your home, complete with non-motorized slatmills that adapt to your dog's pace and build muscle like no walk in the park can. Plus, it's climate-controlled, so your pup can exercise comfortably year-round, rain or shine.

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But why not just take my dog for a run outside?

The Running Lab's slatmills offer unique advantages:

  • Increased resistance: Burns more calories and builds muscle faster than a leisurely stroll.
  • Controlled environment: Ensures safety and eliminates distractions, making exercise more efficient.
  • Personalized attention: Certified trainers guide your dog through progressive stages, maximizing results.

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Unleash Your Pup's Inner Athlete

Unleash Your Pup's Inner Athlete
Unleash Your Pup's Inner Athlete

Here's how it works:

  1. Book your session: Choose from convenient in-home appointments.
  2. The mobile gym arrives: Relax as the climate-controlled unit pulls up to your doorstep.
  3. Slatmill fun begins: Certified trainers guide your dog through safe and enjoyable exercise.
  4. Tail wags and happy barks: Witness your pup's fitness transformation and newfound energy!

Safety first: The Running Lab prioritizes your dog's well-being. They require vet approval before starting and tailor workouts to individual needs. Plus, there's zero motor – your dog sets the pace!

Pet Parents Can Get Involved

  • Positive reinforcement: No harsh training methods here! Cheering, clapping, squeaky toys, and lots of love keep your pup motivated.
  • You choose your level of involvement: Join in the fun or relax while your dog gets their workout.
  • Respectful care: Dietary needs and weight loss goals are considered and accommodated.

Website: The Running Lab Evansville Social Media: Facebook | Instagram | TikTok

Disclaimer: Please consult your veterinarian before starting any new exercise program with your dog.

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