There’s a lot to like about the Float Coat. In several ways, it’s better than our reigning champion, the Hurtta Life Savior.
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…