register for free
View our sister sites
Our sister sites
Our sister sites
Our sister sites
Moon's Mum
Dogsey Veteran
Moon's Mum is offline  
Location: SW London
Joined: Sep 2008
Posts: 4,509
Female 
 
30-03-2011, 09:08 PM

Sturdy collar with plastic clip

I've been thinking it's probably time to get Cain a new collar. He's had his current one for over a year and although it's been holding up well, considering the amount of lunging and pulling he's done over the last year (much less now I might add!!) I thought he's probably put a lot of strain on the plastic clip. It was just a cheap one from Pets at Home and while it looks fine in condition, I'm worried he might have weakened it and it might snap. So I figured now he's much calmer, might be a good idea to treat him to a shiny new collar.

I'd like one with a strong plastic clip. I take his collar off around the house as it covered up his DAP collar so I don't want to muck about with a metal buckle. Can anyone recommend a good sturdy collar?

I'm looking at the Red Dingo ones, he has their ID tags which seem good quality.
Reply With Quote
SLB
Dogsey Veteran
SLB is offline  
Location: Nottingham, UK
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 9,540
Female 
 
30-03-2011, 10:23 PM
Can't help much - I hate plastic clips they've failed so many times.

Maybe a word with the people at pets at home or in a local pet shop could help you. I did a google search for you quick but they only come up with the little tartan terrier collar things even when I type in Large dog

Good luck with your search - sorry I can't be more use..
Reply With Quote
emma47
Dogsey Veteran
emma47 is offline  
Location: Shropshire UK
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 4,382
Female 
 
30-03-2011, 10:49 PM
I've used the Rogz ones before and the large ones come with a lock on the buckle.
Reply With Quote
Murf
Dogsey Veteran
Murf is offline  
Location: herts uk
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 9,210
Male 
 
30-03-2011, 11:59 PM
Take a look at the ezydog collars ..
Reply With Quote
Carla0305
Dogsey Junior
Carla0305 is offline  
Location: Bedfordshire
Joined: Feb 2011
Posts: 156
Female 
 
31-03-2011, 05:37 AM
Rogz here too, never had a clip break. Strong powerful dogs here too.
Reply With Quote
Carole
Supervisor
Carole is offline  
Location: Scotland UK
Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 45,019
Female  Diamond Supporter 
 
31-03-2011, 07:03 AM
Lupine and Ezydog are 2 strong collars that have stood up to boxers use here
Reply With Quote
TabithaJ
Dogsey Veteran
TabithaJ is offline  
Location: London, UK
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 3,498
Female 
 
31-03-2011, 08:34 AM
Dex has an EzyDog collar - it's the most robust I have found and they look rather good too

They also now do extra wide ones for big, strong dogs

EzyDog standard collars:

http://www.ezydoguk.co.uk/index.php?...56s4881joqe1v2


EzyDog extra wide collars:
http://www.ezydoguk.co.uk/index.php?...index&cPath=97

*I do not recommend their leads however, the one I had came unclipped from my dog twice!



My dog lunges too; when I don't use a headcollar, I have two collars on him - the EzyDog and also a part check collar; I attach the lead to the latter and it really helps. Just a thought, you've probably tried that already
Reply With Quote
smokeybear
Dogsey Veteran
smokeybear is offline  
Location: Wiltshire UK
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 14,404
Female 
 
31-03-2011, 08:38 AM
I am a fan of Dublin waterproof collars as they do not need washing, do not smell or harbour mites etc, but they only come with buckles................
Reply With Quote
IsoChick
Dogsey Veteran
IsoChick is offline  
Location: Preesall, Lancashire
Joined: Feb 2006
Posts: 5,622
Female 
 
31-03-2011, 09:11 AM
The boys have Rogz here.... they are ragged on by each other, and both boys are strong pullers, and we've never had the plastic clips break or open randomly.
Reply With Quote
wilbar
Dogsey Veteran
wilbar is offline  
Location: West Sussex UK
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 2,044
Female 
 
31-03-2011, 09:43 AM
Another Rogz fan here too. Mine have always had Rogz collars & leads & I've never had a problem with the clips. You can lock them. They wash really well (I put them in an old pillow case in the washing machine). The only reason I got new ones was because I got bored with the old ones & fancied a change.

I also fancy trying the Lupine ones too as they have some lovely designs.
Reply With Quote
Reply
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools


© Copyright 2016, Dogsey   Contact Us - Dogsey - Top Contact us | Archive | Privacy | Terms of use | Top