Designer collars can look great and can really make your dog stand out from the crowd. However, before you rush ahead and buy, it is always worth checking the durability and longevity of the particular collar that you have in mind.
As is the case with most things, the Internet can be a great place to purchase your designer dog collar as there is such a variety. But, there is a risk to purchasing online. Copper kettle As you can’t get a feel of what the collar is like, it can often be worth seeing the collar for yourself to test the quality of workmanship.
Many designer dog collars can have jewels and gems on them; check as best you can that they won’t be liable to fall off. As well as the obvious risk of choking, the area from which the gem may have fallen could also cause a rough and uncomfortable edge to your dog’s collar.
If your dog is one for swimming, be sure to verify the collar’s ability to be submerged in water. There is nothing worse than investing in an expensive design to either watch it sail away down a river or start to disintegrate on contact with water.
Maintaining the collar once you have purchased it will help to maintain its durability. When you have been out for a particularly wet or muddy walk it is well worth rinsing the collar and leaving in a dry place to keep in its prime.
Finally, they should be sturdy enough to withstand the daily use that your dog will get out of it. Depending on the type of dog you have, that could be a lot to withstand!