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Community Friendly Coffee

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Learn how Hugo Coffee prioritizes sustainably farmed beans, environmentally friendly roasting, and dog rescue programs to exhibit good stewardship for our farming, coffee drinking, and dog loving communities.

Hugo Dark Roast versus Hugo Light Roast: What’s in Your Cup?

A Selection of Hugo Coffee Blends With Proceeds Benefitting Dogs
The amazing thing about coffee is the versatility that comes with the varying roast levels that produce such wonderful flavors and aromas. Here at Hugo Coffee Roasters, we've worked hard to create our own dark roast and light roast blends that speak for themselves. With our furry friends in mind, our dark roast coffee blends include our “Bonafido” and “Black Paw” dark roasts. On the lighter side, we’ve created “New Trick”, our light roast coffee blend.

Differentiating Light and Dark Roast Coffee: Each One Has Its Perks

Light and Dark Roast Coffee at Hugo Coffee Roasters Showing the Coffee Beans with Coffee Benefitting Dogs
Maybe some mornings you wish your coffee packed a little more of a punch, or maybe a little less? Well, thankfully someone discovered the power of roasting coffee beans to a light or dark perfection. Each one holding its own unique properties that transfer into your morning cup of coffee.

5 Gifts for Coffee and Dog Lovers

Hugo Coffee Roasters Holiday Gifts Under a Christmas Tree | Giving to Dog Rescue Organizations Coffee Benefiting Dogs Coffee Benefiting Dogs

We came up with a list of gifts to give to dog lovers who also love coffee. Here are five items you probably haven’t Googled yet.  BONUS: When you give the gift of Hugo Coffee, you are also giving to dog rescue organizations automatically! Let's give more animals homes for the holidays.

10 important lessons we’ve learned from our dogs

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Most dogs spend a lot of time laying around, just watching the world go by. They have an awful lot of time to think - and we are pretty sure they'...

Can dogs drink coffee?

Can dogs drink coffee? Hugo Coffee Roasters does the research

Can Fido have a sip of coffee? As a roasting company that helps save dogs, we figured we should know the answer.