Looking On The Bright Side of Cats
More than all other times, pet owners are buying accessories for their pets. The collar protects the pet from serious and dangerous situations, and therefore, it is considered as the most important accessory. A collar is also a necessary tool as it helps to attach a lead for exercises. A tag is also of great essence because it helps when in the case where a pet is lost or strays. You should only have your telephone or mobile number on the tag. You should avoid having your dogs name on the tag because if someone has an ill intention of luring your pet away, they can easily do so using their name.
Regardless of the breed or size of your dog, you will always get a matching collar. It is also a great idea to match the sex of your dog and also its personality to the collar that you choose for them. A medium collar, pink in color or maybe blue with a few decorations would go so well with a small female dog If your pet is a male dog, and you should go for a leather collar with crocodile prints and a few accessories in it.
Collars are made out of different materials, for example, nylon, leather or fabric. Most people opt for leather as it is a versatile material and also a traditional one that is also very durable. If you choose nylon, ensure that you are getting it for smaller breeds. If you own a sporty dog that loves being in water, you should opt for canvas or fabric as it will be easier to dry.
Most fastenings are usually buckles, slips, and snaps but there is a wider variety to choose from. The most traditional method is the buckle, and it goes perfectly with leather collars. A leather collar with a buckle is a great choice for your dog as the dog will be safe at all times and also comfortable. Snaps are mostly preferred for smaller breeds and also for nylon and fabric as they are easy to use and remove in case of danger, you can also use them on cats. Usually, slips are best for greyhounds, they are used to tighten and also work on the tension as the owner of the dog pulls on the lead.
When choosing your dogs accessories and collars, you have a very wide variety to choose from. The most important thing that you should look out for is the safety of the dog more than the beauty of the accessory. The best thing is that you can still find an appealing collar and a safe one at the same time. Choosing a collar does not have to be as hard as it seems.