Dog collars are an important accessory of mans best friend they include your dogs registration tags, ID, and even leads (for leashes). When looking for the right collar for your pet dog, its nice to know you have lots of options. Here are some tips to guide your shopping.
You need to find a collar that will fit around your dogs neck exactly. And as long as this is the case, you can basically choose whatever color, pattern, or style you like.
For small dogs, pick out a collar that is neither too heavy nor too light. For puppies, a thin, leather collar or a soft, nylon collar is ideal. As for bigger, stronger dogs, wider and heavier collars are best. To make sure that a collar is the right fit on your dog, make sure you can squeeze at least two fingers in between the dogs neck and the collar. It should be a tight squeeze though, as you dont want to the collar to be too loose. Finally, you will want to cut off the excess length of strap because otherwise, the dog might chew it.
A snap-on type fastener is the most common replacement for buckle collars, because it makes for easy adjustment of a collars length. As for choke collars, they are cool looking but...