Xtra Dog Water-Repelling Walking Harness
£44.99 – £50.99
Incorporating features from our fleece walking harness, our water repelling foam harness is the perfect option for dogs that like to get wet and muddy. It is a comfortable harness made from a closed-cell foam that will not absorb water and will not freeze in snowy conditions. This harness also has two points of connection so can be used for two point leading exercises and other methods used in Tellington TTouch Training.
Many Dogs especially those who live in rural areas enjoy swimming in the sea, rivers or even swimming pools! For their owners it is a problem finding a good dog harness that is comfortable to wear, effective as a dog harness and won’t get soaking wet.
Xtra Dog, in conjunction with Adanac Sleds and Equipment in Montana, have come up with the answer. The water-repelling walking harness which incorporates features of our fleece walking harness but is made from closed-cell foam. This material, which is common in the manufacture of sled dog harnesses is ideal for the job because foam does not absorb water, nor will it freeze in snowy conditions. The harness is ultra-light, and offered in stylish royal blue, red or black with black webbing,.The harness is co-designed by Marie Miller, a UK based Tellington TTouch instructor, with the late Jack Beckstrom a world-renowned sled dog musher and Pack Beckstrom whose company, Adanac Sleds has been making sledding equipment for more than 50 years. Their company invented the X-Back harness – an industry-standard in dog sledding harnesses.
Many Dogs especially those who live in rural areas enjoy swimming in the sea, rivers or even swimming pools! For their owners it is a problem finding a good dog harness that is comfortable to wear, effective as a dog harness and won’t get soaking wet. Our water-repelling harness also has two connection points like our fleece harness so that it can be used for two-point leading exercises and Tellington TTouch Training.
How to measure your dog for an Xtra Dog harness
To Correctly size your dog, measure them behind the front legs around the rib cage and neck (Start at POINT OF BREASTBONE and pull tape snugly around base of the neck and back to POINT OF BREASTBONE. Go all the way around neck and back. THIS IS NOT A COLLAR MEASUREMENT, if you are unsure where to measure please watch the video below. Your harness should fit snugly but not tight. Allow two-finger width all of the way around. The legs are adjustable left and right.
This video will show you how to measure your dog
Head of Training at Xtra Dog, Alex Wilson has put this short video together explaining how a harness can help to stop a dog from pulling when combined with the Tellington TTouch leading techniques.
2XSmall (XXS), XSmall (XS), Small (S), Small-Medium (SMD), Medium (M), Medium Deep (MDP), Medium Large (MLG), Large (L), XLarge (XL), 2XLarge (XXL)
Black, Blue, Green, Red