People with pets who pull (mine included!) often get asked who's walking who on their daily jaunts about town. North may only weigh 16 lbs., but I think that's 16 lbs. of pure muscle! Getting a good grip on the leash can be a challenge – you want to securely hang on to your pooch, but also keep your skin from chafing in the process. When shopping for leashes, check if it's made of a strong material and has a comfortable handle for holding. I prefer leads with ergonomic grips, additional padding, or rubber handles like this Michael Graves Design leash – if walks are a breeze, chances are he'll get more time to experience that outside breeze! To see other comfortable leashes, read more