aside, dog coats are a must for maintaining your pet's
body heat in the cold, wet and wind
you determine whether or not your pet needs to wear
a dog coat depends largely on your dog and the climatic
conditions. For example, active pooches who spend a
lot of time outdoors in the cold, but live inside, will
greatly benefit from outerwear like: dog coatsand dog
sweaters. Also, older, more fragile dogs benefit from
the extra layer provided by dog sweaters, helping them
to feel better and be happier pets.
Benefits from Dog Coats?
Dog coats provide an additional layer of protection
when it's cold for those who need it:
and silky haired dogs.
- Dogs with wet fur.
- Older dogs.
- Dogs who spend most time
aren't acclimated to colder temperatures.
- Dogs who have undergone
causing them to loose fur.
- Dogs who have lost fur
for other reasons.
- Dogs with fancy hairdos.
kinds of dog coats are available?
select online merchants can outfit your dog with appropriate
and quality dog coats such as fleeces, rain jackets,
dog sweaters and dog capes. Not to worry about sizing,
it's easy to measure your dog and each merchant explains
what measurements are needed for proper fit.
your pooch appropriately for the weather is serious
stuff. You must first get your pet familiar with the
idea of wearing his dog coat. To do this you'll need
to spend some time dressing and undressing him interspersed
with plenty of praise. Remember, proper fit is key.
Once your dog grows accustomed to his fashionable new
attire it's time to head out and show him off. Or better
yet, let your dog
participate in Halloween by wearing a fancy costume!
more in our dog boots section.