Imagine there is rain outside and you are lazy to go with your pet friend for a walk. Maybe even your doggie is lazy to go out in such miserable weather. Do you recognize this situation? If so, you are in the right place!
If you have read some of our previous articles you already know how to make your rainy day more cheerful due to buying some quality fancy umbrella or rain shoes.
But, for your doggie, it is his master´s decision only, whether the raincoat or rain jacket would be a great idea so it avoids the situation as described above.
Keep your pet friend dry
Not only the human body reacts when is exposed to rain, but our pets have the same problem. It is true that they probably get not sick right after they first meet rainy or colder weather, still, they could face e.g. pneumonia after longer exposure to the cold rain.
To avoid such an unpleasant situation, we should try to keep our doggie dry, especially, when he is not the rain lover.
Therefore there are raincoats or rain jackets specially made for our doggies so it keeps them warm, comfortable and dry.
As there is a large selection of the raincoats, it is sometimes hard to choose the right one and therefore is this post written to make your decision easier.
It is the truth, different coat need big dogs with long fur, something else needs small doggies with the smooth fur. Always keep that in mind.
Some coats are suitable for colder weather as it has the fleece clothing inside the coat, some coat does not and are suitable as the rain protector only for warmer weather.
Overall is the dog raincoat very practical, waterproof clothing, which is usually easy to be put on and taken off. The material is mainly breathable so there is no need for your doggie to get damped in such rainwear.
Your doggie will be grateful to not get soaked and you do not need to dry him a long time after returning home.
How to measure your pet and why it is important
First thing before starting choosing the ideal raincoat or rain jacket is to measure your doggie chest, neck and back length so the size of the raincoat could be selected properly.
Although are the coats adjustable, it is much better to buy the right size right away.
The size chart from the producer is very helpful and if you do the measurement correctly, there is a very small chance you get a wrong sized raincoat.
Just be aware each producer has a different size chart.
After the measurement is done, there is the right time to check the selection of the best doggie raincoats. Let´s do that! We are more than pleased to present the best dog raincoats.
Waterproof dog coat
This coat is made from durable nylon material – this keeps the doggie dry and comfortable in the wet weather.
The raincoat neck has a hole, which has been made for an easy to use dog leash and covered with a piece of rain cloth.
Reflective strip added on the back of the coat provides extra visibility in the rain. This coat is suitable for small or medium size large dogs.
Small dog jacket
If you are a fan of British style, this small dog jacket, produced in black and red colour, will impress you! Very fancy clothing for your small doggie, waterproof and practical.
Adjustable around the neck and the chest as well.
Dog hoody raincoat
This solid coloured hoody raincoat is made from polyester, button fastened and have reflective strips.
There are 3 colours to be chosen from – red, green and yellow. Is adjustable and due to fleece material inside the coat is it warmer so it suits to colder weather as well!
Transparent dog raincoat
Transparent dog raincoat for medium and large dogs. As a big plus, there is a small zipper bag for the coat so it could be stash in case of no need. Very easy to put on, without the usual plastic smell.
The closure is arranged by the buttons under the chest and there is a hood as well.
If you like the military, camouflage style and have a little dog, this is the right choice! Other colours look very fancy too – you can choose from blue, red and yellow.
It is 3 buttons fastened, and here is a reflective strip on the back. This is an adjustable raincoat as well.
Small dog raincoat
Let´s start with the raincoat for small dogs and puppies: hoody small dog raincoat with 3 solid colours selection – green, red and yellow with practical reflective strips for the doggie to be seen in case of less light conditions.
This waterproof raincoat is adjustable and button fastened, the all overlook is sporty, military, outdoor, but still looks fancy.
During looking for the ideal pet rainwear don’t forget to check former customer references so you can see whether the product is a quality one.
We are selecting the best products as per our former customer’s opinion, however, what is a great product for us, could not be ideal for you.
We agree you know best what exactly your doggie needs, so the final decision is only up to you.
We definitely recommend buying some adjustable, buttons fastened coat, from durable and breathable material.
Sometimes you can get the small bag alongside with the coat so in case of no need e.g. when the weather changes fast, you can take off the coat from your doggie easily and stash it to the bag.
The reflective strips are a great feature as well as it allows you to find your doggie in gloom or darkness.
We hope we have brought what you have expected and helped you with choosing the right raincoat or rain jacket for your little or a big dog.
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