As your dog is your best friend, it is probably important for you to choose the correct harness for their comfort and your control. The last thing you want is to have your dog pulling you around or them getting hurt as you resist their pull.
In this article, we will discuss how to choose the perfect dog harness as well as where to find them.
Choosing The Perfect Dog Harness
There are many aspects to consider when choosing the perfect harness for your dog. Some of the aspects to consider consist of:
- Material: dog harnesses can be made from a variety of materials ranging from leather to synthetic fabric and nylon. Leather has and always will be a popular option as it is long-lasting, but it is typically more expensive than other options.
- Leash Clip Location: Each dog harness has leash clips located in different areas and it is up to you and the purpose of the harness to decide which clip will work best for your needs.
- The Dog Harness Design: The design of the dog harness is important as this will determine whether it is easy to fit, allows you to have control, and does not hurt your dog by pinching their skin. Different designs are also meant for different activities. For example, there are different types of harness designs for dogs training for sporting events versus harnesses for the casual walker.
- Research the Dog Harness Manufacturer: It is important to ensure that the manufacturer of the harness has kept dogs in mind, making it as comfortable for your dog as possible. You can research the manufacturer and read through some reviews to ensure the dog harness is well made and comfortable.
Where to Find a Dog Harness in South Africa
Trident Saddlery has an array of dog harnesses available for your dog. You can also order from us online and have it delivered straight to your door! To browse our range of dog products visit our online shop.