Clothes for a dog seem like a waste to many owners. "After all, it's an animal, it has fur, it can't be cold," many of them justify their attitude. But explain that to the dog who stands outside the front door and refuses to expose his precious fur to the rain. It's not for nothing that they say: "weather that wouldn't even drive a dog out." But we have tips for autumn clothes, thanks to which you can "drive out" your pet in any bad weather, because it will stay nicely dry and warm.
Dog clothes are definitely not for show. For this, they should fulfill several practical functions:
SELECTION OF MATERIAL
When choosing, first consider what kind of weather the outfit should be in. The chosen one also depends on this material . Knitted sweaters are beautiful, but not quite suitable for rain. They can get wet in a while and harm the dog by getting cold. It is suitable for this when it is dry, but already a little cold. Raincoats made of waterproof material are ideal for rain.
Especially soft and warm Finja sweater in addition, thanks to the reflective yarn, it also scores in terms of visibility and safety.
INSULATED OR NOT INSULATED?
Uninsulated raincoats are ideal for spring and autumn sleet. It protects the dog from the rain and does not need to be warmed. However, if it's already below ground freezing outside, your four-legged friend will certainly appreciate a suit with insulation. The two-in-one version is practical, where you can detach the insulated part in the warmer months and attach it again in the winter.
Lightweight and very practical raincoat Uppsala Rain . Great cut and light design will fit every dog and will not push him anywhere. Thanks to reflective elements, your pet can be seen in any weather. You can simply fold the raincoat into a small bag and attach it to a backpack, for example, so you will have it at hand whenever you need it.
Universal coat HUNTER Uppsal a is a wonderful solution for autumn and winter, thanks to the removable insulated lining, so it will serve the dog in autumn drizzle and on snowy mountains.
THE RIGHT SIZE
This question can be quite tricky, but simply measure the dog or take a look at ours size chart . First measure the length of the back from the withers to the base of the tail, then lower neck circumference at the widest point and chest circumference just behind the front legs.
And if you can't take your dog out even in clothes, you can entertain him at home with simple games. We have listed the best ones for you in the article here .