Fitting Your Dog for a Life Jacket | Boating Safety

Fitting Your Dog for a Life Jacket

Tips on keeping your pet both safe and comfortable.

Fitting Your Dog for a Life Jacket

As with life jackets for people, be sure to do a float test under controlled conditions.

Fitting Your Dog for a Life Jacket

Fitting Your Dog for a Life Jacket

Fitting Your Dog for a Life Jacket

A cooler option for dogs expected to stay in the boat is a lightweight inflatable life jacket with an adjustable harness for proper fit.

Fitting Your Dog for a Life Jacket

For hunting dogs, pet life jackets provide insulation from the cold as well as flotation.