Robin might be at the top of his life jacket’s recommended weight, but he bobs on the surface like a cork.
The Outward Hound Clownfish just became my highest-recommended life jacket at this price point.
All dogs can swim, right? Well, not necessarily, and even those that swim well can panic if they slide off a paddleboard involuntarily. Here are a few reasons to use a dog life jacket for water adventures, especially for paddling or boating where the shore may not be easily reachable.
A good dog life jacket must meet 4 key criteria:
– adequate flotation
– a sturdy grab handle
– proper belly support…
Update: Since the date of this review, Ruffwear released a new edition of their life jacket called simply the “Float Coat”. They’re available in teal, red and orange, while the previous version, the “K-9 Float Coat”, was available in red and yellow. This review references the K-9 Float Coat but the redesign does not appear…