LLC Harness arrived, but it's too small ;n; - German Shepherd Dog Forums

Increase font size: 0, 10, 25, 50%

GermanShepherds.com is the premier German Shepherd Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 06-10-2014, 04:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
Member
 
CharlieB.Barkin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Ottawa
Posts: 180
Default LLC Harness arrived, but it's too small ;n;

I placed the order on Wednesday, May 28.
It shipped on Monday, June 2.
Arrived today, Wednesday, June 10.

I was so excited the whole time and it's too small

I guess I'll have to order the extension straps and wait 6-10 business days. #Firstworldproblems.

I would think that it would be made large enough to fit "large" GSDs.

I don't think my dog is that big, my friend has a much larger 110lbs German, German Shepherd.

Mine is 85lbs with a 36" chest.
__________________
Hi, I'm Charlie. And, you are?
-Antonio
Charlie-GSD 5/30/2011-
Tiny-Toy Poodle 9/25/2009-
CharlieB.Barkin is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 06-10-2014, 04:44 PM   #2 (permalink)
Zombie Queen Moderator
 
jocoyn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 14,321
Default

Well, I told you I figured it might be too small..........

I've finally chosen a harness. Does anyone have pictures?

Do you not even have any overlap? ..........I had custom buckles and I imagine they would make it with custom (longer straps). ........ I guess they are shooting for the norm and between Malinois and GSD a 36 inch chest is pretty big.
__________________
Nancy
www.scsarda.org

Beau -NAPWDA Certified Cadaver Dog
Waiting at the Bridge (italics=GSDs) (hemangiosarcoma=blue):Grim , Cyra, Toby, Rainbow, Linus, Oscar, Arlo & Waggles
jocoyn is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-10-2014, 04:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
Member
 
CharlieB.Barkin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Ottawa
Posts: 180
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by jocoyn View Post
Well, I told you I figured it might be too small..........

I've finally chosen a harness. Does anyone have pictures?

Do you not even have any overlap? ..........I had custom buckles and I imagine they would make it with custom (longer straps). ........ I guess they are shooting for the norm and between Malinois and GSD a 36 inch chest is pretty big.
Yea, I though I would have a bit of wiggle room. No overlap whatsoever :/
I order the harness with cobra buckles. One interesting thing is that mine came with a v-ring in the front as well, so it's like the Fight and Flight harness. I though that was interesting, because none of their pictures show that. The chest plate also has velcro for patches; another nice surprise.

Did yours have 2 v-rings? I wonder if it's something they added recently.
__________________
Hi, I'm Charlie. And, you are?
-Antonio
Charlie-GSD 5/30/2011-
Tiny-Toy Poodle 9/25/2009-
CharlieB.Barkin is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-10-2014, 05:00 PM   #4 (permalink)
Master Member
 
ApselBear's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: USA
Posts: 514
Default

Heads up though, the extensions are on back order. I'm still waiting on mine to ship.
__________________
Apsel der Schwarzbar -- Dark Sable -- 10/31/2013
ApselBear is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-10-2014, 05:04 PM   #5 (permalink)
Member
 
CharlieB.Barkin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Ottawa
Posts: 180
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by ApselBear View Post
Heads up though, the extensions are on back order. I'm still waiting on mine to ship.
((
Must not be tempted to buy more things.
__________________
Hi, I'm Charlie. And, you are?
-Antonio
Charlie-GSD 5/30/2011-
Tiny-Toy Poodle 9/25/2009-
CharlieB.Barkin is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-10-2014, 05:05 PM   #6 (permalink)
Zombie Queen Moderator
 
jocoyn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: South Carolina
Posts: 14,321
Default

Mine has one v ring. I would like a second. Maybe they shortened the strap when they changed it . I definitely have 7 inches extra on a 32 inch chest.
__________________
Nancy
www.scsarda.org

Beau -NAPWDA Certified Cadaver Dog
Waiting at the Bridge (italics=GSDs) (hemangiosarcoma=blue):Grim , Cyra, Toby, Rainbow, Linus, Oscar, Arlo & Waggles
jocoyn is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-10-2014, 05:09 PM   #7 (permalink)
Master Member
 
ApselBear's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: USA
Posts: 514
Default

I've had my harness for probably 3-4 months now, I can't remember if they offered the black harness at the time. That black looks awesome, but I bet it gets steamy quick in the sun.
__________________
Apsel der Schwarzbar -- Dark Sable -- 10/31/2013
ApselBear is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-10-2014, 05:11 PM   #8 (permalink)
Member
 
CharlieB.Barkin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Ottawa
Posts: 180
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by jocoyn View Post
Mine has one v ring. I would like a second. Maybe they shortened the strap when they changed it . I definitely have 7 inches extra on a 32 inch chest.
I wish they gave measurements on the harnesses.
__________________
Hi, I'm Charlie. And, you are?
-Antonio
Charlie-GSD 5/30/2011-
Tiny-Toy Poodle 9/25/2009-
CharlieB.Barkin is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-10-2014, 05:13 PM   #9 (permalink)
Member
 
CharlieB.Barkin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Ottawa
Posts: 180
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by ApselBear View Post
I've had my harness for probably 3-4 months now, I can't remember if they offered the black harness at the time. That black looks awesome, but I bet it gets steamy quick in the sun.
Ultimately, that is why I chose the coyote brown. I would take pics, but it would be kind of pointless if the straps are just dangling down.
__________________
Hi, I'm Charlie. And, you are?
-Antonio
Charlie-GSD 5/30/2011-
Tiny-Toy Poodle 9/25/2009-
CharlieB.Barkin is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-10-2014, 05:17 PM   #10 (permalink)
Master Member
 
ApselBear's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: USA
Posts: 514
Default



A terrible shot with a lame iphone camera, but you get the idea at least. I wish I could remember how old he was here, maybe 4 months? He's a big boy though and outgrew it real quick. I like the little water bottle pouch, it's empty here but will hold a good sized bottle for longish outings.
__________________
Apsel der Schwarzbar -- Dark Sable -- 10/31/2013
ApselBear is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the German Shepherd Dog Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:28 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2
PetGuide.com
Basset.net DobermanTalk.com GoldenRetrieverForum.com OurBeagleWorld.com
BoxerForums.com DogForums.com GoPitbull.com PoodleForum.com
BulldogBreeds.com FishForums.com HavaneseForum.com SpoiledMaltese.com
CatForum.com GermanShepherds.com Labradoodle-dogs.net YorkieForum.com
Chihuahua-People.com RetrieverBreeds.com