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Timbuk2 Is Bringing the MuttMover Back

Timbuk2's MuttMover. Cute dog not included. Image via <a href="http://www.timbuk2.com/muttmover-dog-carrier-backpack/329.html">Timbuk2</a>
Timbuk2's MuttMover. Cute dog not included. Image via Timbuk2

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Timbuk2 has a bag for almost every purpose. There's the standard messenger, the cooler messenger bag for weekends in Dolores Park, the bag for coffee snobs, and the diaper bag for parents on-the-go. While those models seem to be available all the time, there's one hyper-functional bag that's perpetually out of stock: the MuttMover backpack.

The Muttmover ($90) has a mesh ventilated back panel, and dual side openings, which can accommodate a range of pet sizes, (though the maximum pet weight for the bag is 20 pounds). It comes with a foldable water dish (in case your pet gets thirsty) and the paw-print lining is waterproof and easy to wipe (in case you pet drinks too much from the water dish). It's a pretty swell carrier for a city dweller with a small pet.

We've been pestering Timbuk2 to find out when the company would restock the MuttMover, and a rep confirmed this morning that the bag will be back the first week of December. Take a moment to block off that week on your calendar and add the bag to your wish list; with the holidays around the corner, this pet carrier is bound to sell out as soon as it becomes available.

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