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SkippyShadowCat 06-03-2014 05:13 AM

Life jacket for pup
 
My 5 mos old pup goes boating with us often and loves to swim. I want a life jacket that's not real bulky and easy to move in but still works properly. Any ideas?

jocoyn 06-03-2014 06:23 AM

I bought the K9 Float Coat from Ruffwear. May want to get something cheaper until he is grown though or get a smaller one then a larger one later.

They are very specific about size when you call them. They say if you get it too big it really does not work as well. I bought one for my working dog who must be all over the boat, hanging over the edge, and be able to swim in it and I am satisfied. A teammate regularly does recreational kayaking with his dog wearing the coat.

SkippyShadowCat 06-03-2014 04:12 PM

I'll look into it. Thank you!

Amurphy26 06-04-2014 05:34 PM

Don't get the Ezydog. Bulky and although you can tighten it so it fits snug on land it loosens really quickly in the water.


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