Dog Pepper Spray Vs Human Pepper Spray – What’s the Difference?

Something very basic that women carry around in their purses (and men in their EDC or other bag) is pepper spray. It’s recommended for safety against criminals when going to a crime infested area. A dog spray however, is one that is used to deter a dog or another animal from causing you harm. I’ve carried the latter with me …

Hiking Essentials – Guide to staying safe and having fun!

It’s a glorious day! You decide to take a jaunt at a nearby park and find yourself refreshed and feeling positive. That wonderful sensation is one of the many reasons that hiking’s popularity has grown, along with the positive health benefits. In this article I’m sharing with you a wealth of information that helps both beginner and experienced hikers alike. …

Aim High Academy of Martial Arts – self defense and community

Here at Defensive Planet, I’m big on self defense. I believe that martial arts practice is a vital part of that, and that everyone should have access to self defense training. In this second installment of my Charity Spotlight series, I’m going to feature Aim High Academy of Martial arts, a non-profit martial arts training center out of Beaverton, OR. …