MEASURING YOUR PET FOR COUTURE CLOTHING
There are three measurements that need to be taken when sizing for dog clothes:
*The Chest Measurement* - using a tape measure or string, measure the chest at its broadest point, (this is usually directly behind the front legs.)
*The Neck Circumference* - measure the circumference of your pet’s neck as you would for a collar. Ensure that this is not too tight, (you should be able to get two fingers behind the measuring tape) before noting the measurement.
*The Body Length* - Measure from the base of your pet’s head (where the collar normally sits) along the backbone to the base of the tail (the point where the tail begins).
*Leg Length* - Measure from the point where the collar usually sits, straight down to the paws. (Although this measurement is not as important as the others, it will give an indication of how far down garments, such as hoodies, will fall on the legs.)
Please not that it is not reliable to purchase dog clothing based on breed or weight,
we therefore recommend that you measure your pet precisely to ensure an accurate
HOW TO MEASURE YOUR DOG FOR CLOTHING
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8 August 2007
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