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How to Choose a Dog Dress

Adorable pets look prettier in beautiful outfits. Besides the attractiveness of a dog outfit, a good dog dress should also offer safety, warmth, and comfort. If you are buying a dog christmas dress, you also need to pay attention to the occasion. When buying dog apparel, here are a few factors to consider.

Material Quality

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Inspect the details of the dress material. The fabric should be breathable; cotton fabric fits this well. Also, check the details such as the seams and the buttons. In the case of online shopping, go through the reviews, and buy dog clothes from a dependable manufacturer. Choose a high-quality dress, especially that is rip-resistant, made of high-quality fibers. The material should not wear for a long time. For a wet weather dress, select a waterproof one.

Dog Type

You need to consider the type of your pet. Some dogs have thicker fur than others. You may need to go for a thicker fabric for the short-coated dogs to keep them warm, and for those with thick coats, go for a lighter material. Older dogs need extra care than younger ones when it comes to temperature sensitivity, so you need to get a warmer dress for old dogs. Dogs also vary in size. Consider the size of your dog by measuring the circumference behind your dog’s front legs and the distance from the collar and the tail’s base.

Comfort and Safety

Our fluffy friends are playful. A comfortable dress should not interfere with a dog’s play, walking, stretching, or running. A dress with a lot of accessories on the outside poses a danger to the dog. Dogs tend to rip parts of the dress, which could end up choking them. Chose a dress with smaller buttons and other accessories to avoid such accidents.

dogs clothingEase of Wearing

A dog dress with a lot of buttons or zippers requires considerable effort to put on or off. It is time-consuming to keep zipping up and down or closing the buttons here and there. It should not be of the right fit. If the dress is so tight, it may take a lot of time to put it on, whereas if it is too baggy, it could keep falling off your pet’s body.

Design

Let your dog be the point of attention when taking the evening walk. Pick a dress that fits your style, with the perfect style, pattern, and color. Also, consider matching some of your outfit with those of your fluffy friend. The design should be easy to take care of, which will keep your dog tidy. The dress should be easily washable. With a few buttons, it is easy to repair and replace in case any gets ripped off.

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