How to Choose Dog Clothes

How to Choose Dog Clothes

When your little pup will be seen adorning the latest pet fashion then expect to get noticed. It will be hard for people to ignore a cute little dog donning trendy and colorful Hawaiian shirts. So the next time you take your dog for a stroll and he is dressed up in the latest pet fashion, do not be surprised if people come up to you and compliment you on how cute and adorable your dog looks. Not only will you find yourself enjoying the attention, your dog will be too. You will end up making new friends and so will your dog.

Let me share some tips with you on how to get your dog to put on a sweater to keep him warm in public:

Make him try on the clothes both in and out of home. Give him incentives to wear them for example handing him dog treats would be a good ice breaker to get him started.

Do not be hasty about it and take your sweet time to dress up your pup!

Choose clothes that are both comfortable and convenient for the dog to wear. Try looking for Velcro closings or snaps, and sweaters with slight big arm holes. But do not forget the style quotient!

Once your dog gets used to putting on clothes on and off at home, you will find it easy to dress him up in public lest it gets cold or windy.

Like fashion depends on the personal style for us humans, dogs too have their own unique personalities, thus do not forget that when choosing their clothes!

Picking out clothes for girl dogs is relatively simpler as one could simply choose that pick bow with the matching lace and your work is done but it can get a little …

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What To Look For When Shopping For Designer Dog Products

What To Look For When Shopping For Designer Dog Products

Designer items for dogs are becoming more and more popular. While some people definitely don’t understand it, those who only want their pets to have the latest and greatest understand completely. You can find designer dog toys, collars, leashes, dog bowls, pet carriers, dog beds and even dog furniture. There are a few things to keep in mind when you’re shopping for any of these items.

Chew Toys

Chewing is very common among puppies but can extend into adult doghood. Dogs are usually considered puppies up until the age of 2. Puppies sometimes love to chew on shoes, clothing and furniture and they usually do it when they’re left alone. If your dog is a chewer then consider getting them chew toys. These are usually rubber toys that your dog can gnaw on safely without causing damage to your property or their teeth.

Stuffed Animals

Does your dog like to cuddle with stuffed animals? Do you find that they’re taking your child’s stuffed animals and playing with them? If this is the case, consider buying stuffed animals that are made especially for dogs. You can find cute bunnies, squirrels and a variety of other stuffed animals and shapes that your dog will enjoy cuddling up to at nap time.

Play Toys

Chew toys and stuffed animals could probably be considered play toys. However, play toys are toys that you use with your pet during play time. Whether you’re playing fetch or tug of war some good play toys include knotted ropes and stuffed bones. You can find designer toys that are made of rope but are found in various shapes including cherries, crabs, ducks and other farm animals, cupcakes, cherry pastries and more.

Designer Dog Accessories

Accessories available for dogs include clothing, costumes, collars with jewels, hats, booties and more. …

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Does Your Pooch Have a Designer Bed?

Does Your Pooch Have a Designer Bed?

If you are like most of us, your dog is like a member of the family. You probably have a special collar for them, or if you are like me, you bought them some warm doggie boots and a warm jacket to wear in the winter.

Today, the different selections of dog beds and furniture is almost limitless.

You can be conservative, and just get your family pet a simple pillow bed that is soft and comfortable, or you can choose a bed that is actually a designer bed, that can range in price from $150.00 to over $370.00.

The designer dog bed is a fairly new item in pet stores, but they seem to be getting rather popular.

You have the dog beds that are filled with a cotton fiber, or a polyfil material. Some are also filled with cedar chips, like sawdust, and some have small bean or ball like material in them. There are some that actually get your dog off of the floor. The bed sits on four legs, and has a web type material on it that will let the air flow below your dog. This not only keeps them off of the hard floor, which can help with any joint problems, but can help to keep them cool.

When you go shopping for a bed for your pet, you need to know how much they weigh, because if you want to get them a bed that is up off of the floor, you need to make sure that it can hold the weight. You will also need to know how long they are, because you want to make sure that they will be able to lay on it comfortably.

If you get a bed that is comfortable and easy for your dog to get …

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Buying Dog Clothes

Buying Dog Clothes

We all love our canine friends and we also love to buy many things to pamper our dogs. One of many dog accessories that has become more popular over the years is dog clothing. Dog clothes have shifted from niche markets to more acceptable positions in recent years and there are many dog ​​clothing brands to choose from.

Nay Sayers

There are however still many people who ridicule or advocate against dog clothing. So let’s set some things straight:

“A dog has fur so they do not need dog clothing.” In fact, in many places during winter it can become so cold that many breeds (especially the smaller ones) require some sort of protection. A thick dog coat or dog sweater will be very helpful. Wear dog shoes to protect dog paws from frostbite and salt too!

“You hurt the animal!” If a dog is injured, he will tell you. Dog clothing designers will design the clothes in such a way that it won’t cause the dog any discomfort and so that the dog can move around freely. Some dogs will need getting used to the idea of clothing and positive reinforcement (treats) are recommended during the first times. Should your dog still show awkward behavior when wearing clothing after a couple tries, then maybe it is time to find a different size. Some dogs will refuse to wear clothing, please respect your dog’s wishes and do not force it to wear clothing unless absolutely necessary.

Sizing

To ensure a correct fit it is important to measure the dog’s sizes. Always check out the size chart and instructions when buying a new brand. Dog clothing sizes are not uniform and one brands Small can be another brands Medium. If the dog’s measurement falls between two sizes, it is recommended choosing …

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