Can the garment be used for other purposes?

Yes, that is why we refer to it as a “Fleece Lined Sports Vest”. The garment can be used for hunting, jogging, safety, search and rescue-or as a ‘jacket’ for older dogs that need just a little warmth.

How does the garment go on the dog?

Unzip the back of the garment and loosen the Velcro around the neck. Place the garment over the head. Slide the front legs through the sleeves and zip along the back.

Is the garment waterproof?

The exterior shell is waterproof. The inner lining is NOT. The lining will dry quickly, but while the garment CAN be used in the water, it is not a neoprene vest INTENDED for water use.

Why is this garment better than other vests?

We have combined the durability of a breathable, tough outer shell and Cordura chest shield with a flexible, soft micro-fleece lining. The garment protects the sensitive chest and upper front legs from sharp grass, bushes and debris. We have had hunting dogs run...

Will the garment overheat my dog?

If used under appropriate conditions–no. We have had hunted and joggers use the garment in 75-90 degree weather without overheating. Remember the material is breathable, but adverse heat will place stress on a dog–with our without a vest. So, use good...