We all know that pets are always your loyal companions for playing and walking outdoors. When you bring your new puppy to your home, it is also essential to provide him the necessary accessories for his comfortable living. There is a Chinese saying that clothes make the man. It is the same with the pet. Suitable pet clothes protect them from extreme climatic conditions.
1. Pet clothing can protect your pet from the hot rays of the sun during the summer that can cause cancer in pets as well as humans.
2. Some dogs have very short hair and they get cold easily. A small breed dog with little or no fur will shake and be uncomfortable when the temperature drops below a certain level, even when he is at home. During the winter, dog clothes can help keep him warm.
3. There are a number of medical reasons to dress your pet in clothing. For example, if you dog has a cut, a rash, or recently had surgery, covering the area will discourage licking and biting, which will allow the wounds to heal faster.
4. Pet shoes and raingear can help to keep your pet’s feet dry and warm when you go for walks and it’s chilly outside or when it’s raining.
Now after reading, you have decided to buy a clothes for your pet. But which style clothes you should choose? Thick or thin, gentle or funny, short sleeves or long sleeves clothes?
In summers you can make your dog wear normal t-shirts which can protect your dog from sunshine and also be protective against getting him scratched or hurt by things while playing. In winter, you can choose thickened hoodie coat that keeps your pet comfortable and warm in cold days.
There are pet clothes available for special occasion such as for Halloween, Christmas and other holidays. You can buy these special holiday clothes for your pet dog and make him look special.
You have chosen the beautiful clothes for your pet. You think it is finished and waiting for the order. But it is disappointed that you receive a very large size pet clothes, and your dog refuse to dress it. So please make ensure you measure your pet accurately before purchasing to avoid choosing the wrong size
How to measure:
Neck: measure the neck length as you would for a collar. Allow some leeway for a comfortable fit.
Chest: measure the chest at its widest point, which is typically right behind the front legs. If the dog has a large girth, going up a size is recommended.
Body Length: measure along the dog’s backbone from the base of the head to the base of the tail. This is from the base where the collar rests to where the tail is attached.
Waist: place the tape measure around dog´s waist as it is show in the picture. Please notice that waist measure is just for female dogs.
Tip: If you have no tape measure suitable, use a lead or a piece of string and measure this against a tape/ruler. If your dog is stouter, has a thick coat, broader chest or is at the maximum measurement for the size listed against the product you may want to go up the next size for a better fit.