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We have seen lots of great harnesses from Ruffwear to help keep your pup safe on walks, but this is the first time we have seen one specifically designed to protect your doggy pal whilst in the car. The Load Up has been created to travel with dogs to and from outdoor adventures, it has been made with strength-rated hardware and components that are able to withstand the rigors of a vehicle crash test. The padded and flexible construction ensures your furry friend is comfortable throughout the journey and it is very user friendly thanks to the new forged Anodized Aluminium 6061 side-release buckle. It has a universal seat belt loop that attaches to existing seat belts, easy to recognise thanks to the ATTACH label written across it, once fixed the dog is able to stand, sit, and laydown whist keeping them safe in the event of sudden vehicle movements. The Load Up can be adjusted for a precise fit and it can be left on for quick bathroom breaks on route. RRP £94.95

Load Up™ Dog Car Harness

Sun Shower Dog Raincoat

When you get to your destination don’t let bad weather slow you down with the Sun Shower Dog Raincoat, this super lightweight waterproof shell has been updated for 2021 with new materials and patterning for more coverage as well as a leash portal for wearing over a dog harness. There is a fold-up storm collar and TailGate patterning that delivers extended coverage over the neck, back, and legs whilst allowing them to move around naturally. It offers protection from the rain and wind but due to the lack of insulation it is best used on milder days or over an insulated jacket, it is made from a waterproof 70 denier nylon ripstop rated at 2,000 mm with PVC-free PU finish. Other features include the handy ITW Nexus Waveloc side-release buckle, reflective trim for better visibility in poor light and after muddy escapades it can be put in the washing machine. RRP £69.95

Sun Shower™ Dog Raincoat

Confluence Waterproof Dog Collar

Sticking with the bad weather theme the Confluence Collar is a stink-proof, waterproof collar for dogs that enjoy exploring in the wet, we all know that wet dog smell and although you can wash it off your pooch it can linger on materials. This collar is different as its coated webbing is smell proof and super easy to clean, it is easy to quickly take on and off with the side release buckle and just a flip, slide, and lock of the cam buckles make for easy adjusting for all day wear. The entire surface has reflective screen printing, there is a separate ID tag attachment point on the new piton-inspired tag holder, a silicone tag silencer, and a strong leash attachment point. RRP £36.95

Confluence™ Waterproof Dog Collar

Knot-A-Leash Rope Dog Leash

The collar needs a leash, and the Knot-a-Leash is a great choice, with a flexible, reflective kernmantle rope and topped with a comfortable tubular webbing handle, and with a strong locking carabiner that attaches to the collar. It is a classic climbing-inspired leash designed for rigorous adventures and has a strong, secure connection with your dog, there is handy accessory loop for poop bags or something less gross. RRP £39.95

Knot-a-Leash™ Rope Dog Leash

Dirtbag Dog Drying Towel

Before heading back in the car, you might need to dry your doggo off, the Dirtbag Dog Drying Towel is an absorbent, wearable towel that will protect your vehicle or home from mud, it is easy to put on and remove with the side-release buckles. The quick-dry microfiber lining soaks up the moisture, mud, sand, and grit from your dog’s coat, whilst the outside waterproof shell keeps it all contained on the inside. RRP £99.95

Dirtbag™ Dog Drying Towel

Treat your four-legged friend this Christmas to a complete adventure kit.
  • Good value for money
  • Protective dog wear
  • Durable
  • Rain protections
  • Car safety