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RUFFWEAR Front Range Dog Harness Reflective and Padded Harness for Training and Everyday

Last Updated: June 29, 2020 (Refresh Now)
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Build Quality
 298
dog, straps, leash, harnesses, chest
+81%
-19%
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" ...  It works great when we hook the leash onto the front strap.  ...  "
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" ...  It fits their body perfectly and it’s even adjustable!  ...  "
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" ...  Padded so he doesn't get irritated.  ...  "
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" ...  These are awesome so sturdy, super adjustable in different places so it always fits right, and when it’s dirty just throw it in the wash!  ...  "
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" ...  This is 2nd Ruff Wear harness we have used.  ...  "
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" ...  Super sturdy yet cushioned for the dogs comfort.  ...  "
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" ...  Durable and lightweight!  ...  "
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" ...  Good, durable harness.  ...  "
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Fit
 288
dog, straps, leash, chest, harnesses
+86%
-14%
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" ...  I've been really pleased with the Front Range Harness in terms of sizing, fit, and durability.  ...  "
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" ...  It is a great quality material, has two different places to hook a leash, is adjustable in the neck and chest, and has cushion throughout the whole harness for comfort.  ...  "
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" ...  The Medium is an excellent fit for my 50 pound golden doodle. ... Easy to put on and off and easy to adjust the fit as well.  ...  "
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" ...  The one we had before was a little tight going over her head so I wanted something better built. ... It’s a little loose in spots but it fits well.  ...  "
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" ...  M fits snugly at rear waist closure but, even after maximum adjustments, our gyrating beagle-sized who-knows-what can slip front paw out of the armhole.  ...  "
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" ...  Fits my golden retriever very well.  ...  "
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" ...  I use them to secure them in the car as well, its padded in the front and back.  ...  "
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" ...  This harness would be PERFECT if the chest clip ring was metal like the back clip ring.  ...  "
Comfort
 258
dog, chest, straps, harnesses, strap
+85%
-15%
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" ...  Great quality and adjustable fit.  ...  "
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" ...  Maybe as she grows and her chest deepens?  ...  "
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" ...  Padded enough to not hurt them, but enough to get their attention to stop pulling.  ...  "
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" ...  Absolute security and comfort.  ...  "
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" ...  Dog walks better on it, seems comfortable and sturdy and secure! ... Love the key holder.  ...  "
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" ...  It is amazingly tough and wears well.  ...  "
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" ...  Padded so he doesn't get irritated.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to put on, a little tough to take off if you do not have strong fingers to squeeze the clips.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 102
easy, easy to adjust, take, easy to use, easy to get
+100%
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" ...  Communication with the seller was easy and quick.  ...  "
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" ...  This is so easy to put on.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s easy off and on and SECURE!  ...  "
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" ...  High quality, easy to put on.  ...  "
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" ...  Could not be easier to put on.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to put on.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s very easy to put on and take off.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to take on and off, works well with ruffwear coat.  ...  "
Color
 60
colors, love the color, blue, harness, beautiful
+100%
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" ...  I am impressed with the consistency of the quality and selection of colors.  ...  "
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" ...  The color and quality of this harness are great.  ...  "
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" ...  The color is great, I love this harness the MOST!  ...  "
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" ...  The harness is well-designed / made and the purple color is pretty.  ...  "
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" ...  I got the color red, and my frenchie looks like a mini lifeguard!  ...  "
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" ...  The colors are bright.  ...  "
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" ...  The colors are nice.  ...  "
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" ...  Comes in a variety of colors.  ...  "
Size
 52
pocket, dog, id, tags, chart
+83%
-17%
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" ...  Small pocket used for identification info.  ...  "
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" ...  The X-Small works well.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the little ID tag pocket.  ...  "
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" ...  I LOVE the pocket for id tags to keep them quiet.  ...  "
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" ...  I particularly love the pocket for the tags which prevent jingling.  ...  "
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" ...  Looked to be well made, sized right.  ...  "
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" ...  However, if your dog is at the maximum weight for a specific size, order the next size.  ...  "
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" ...  Tiny pocket for keeping an extra poop bag  ...  "
Design
 39
design, color, shape, dog, ruffwear
+90%
-10%
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" ...  The color green looks amazing on his black fur.  ...  "
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" ...  Now that she’s a little thicc we got her a small one and she looks great!  ...  "
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" ...  It’s purple and is so easy to put on and adjust  ...  "
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" ...  First one still in good shape otherwise.  ...  "
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" ...  The lighter blue is bright and awesome looking!  ...  "
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" ...  Top buckle is very secure.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the pink color as then everyone knows she is a girl and looks great!  ...  "
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" ...  No more looking needed.  ...  "
Price
 37
worth, money, worth the money, worth the price, harness
+81%
-19%
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" ...  Save your money and try something cheaper.  ...  "
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" ...  Worth every penny.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the one with the handle better, but this was a better price.  ...  "
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" ...  Love this and definitely worth the money.  ...  "
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" ...  Worth the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product and well worth the price!  ...  "
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" ...  Worth the money.  ...  "
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" ...  Although more than double the cost of other similar products, it is every penny worth.  ...  "
Band
 34
strap, harness, chest, loosen, leash
+53%
-47%
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" ...  They never fall apart, he just out grows them.  ...  "
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" ...  I haven't noticed any chafing even thought the back strap are really close to her armpits but she's really hairy.  ...  "
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" ...  The chest band is just behind the shoulders providing a great center for control.  ...  "
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" ...  It has a chest loop which really comes in handy to strap my dog in the jeep.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to put on - slip it over the head and fasten two fastex buckles - that's it.  ...  "
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" ...  I think they provide more comfort than the strap harnesses.  ...  "
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" ...  The dog can grow and it lets out the straps.  ...  "
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" ...  The straps are easily adjusted and don't slip when she pulls.  ...  "
For Running
 33
running, training, harness, walks, dog
+88%
-12%
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" ...  Now to see how well it holds up in the long run.  ...  "
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" ...  He doesn’t try to run anymore or bark at other people walking.  ...  "
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" ...  They swim, run and hike in them daily/weekly and they always hold up.  ...  "
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" ...  I thought it was going to be both comfortable and secure for my Shiba Inu (they like to run). ... I was able to catch her after she started running down a city street.  ...  "
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" ...  I’m not being forced to go for a run anymore because I have way more control and walks are much more enjoyable .  ...  "
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" ...  I usually run into issues where the neck gapes and the chest is snug, but not with this product - I'm able to adjust the neck too.  ...  "
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" ...  Great harness for my English Cocker for Scentwork training.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a far superior product and you'll save more money in the long run.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 32
years, years ago, lasted, harnesses, front
+78%
-22%
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" ...  A couple months in and still working well :)  ...  "
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" ...  After buying several other harnesses, I finally happened upon this one.  ...  "
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" ...  The old one is still in good working order but faded and worn after 5 plus years but still functions like a new one.  ...  "
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" ...  The first one I bought 2+ years ago in grey, and it's still great as a back up).  ...  "
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" ...  I’ve only had it for a few weeks but it seems well-made and robust.  ...  "
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" ...  I am expecting this to last years!  ...  "
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" ...  Just received it a couple days ago. ... Hoping this one lasts longer.  ...  "
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" ...  But its been like that for years.  ...  "
Storage
 25
medium, room to grow, puppy, pound, french bulldog
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Tiny pocket for keeping an extra poop bag  ...  "
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" ...  It fits our French Bulldog perfectly and is very well made.  ...  "
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" ...  This one, however, gives her armpits plenty of room and is comfortably padded on the inside (unlike other harnesses that just include the rough straps).  ...  "
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" ...  It fits him well with plenty of room for him to grow into.  ...  "
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" ...  It fits perfectly and still has a bit of room for when he fills out.  ...  "
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" ...  I have a 40-pound Lab pup, and there is room for him to grow.  ...  "
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" ...  A lot more padding than our old one.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for French bulldog build.  ...  "
Marketplace
 20
thank, ruffwear, received, described, week
+90%
-10%
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" ...  however there was an Order SNAFU.  ...  "
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" ...  I emailed amazon and was able to get ahold of RoxiDog and not even a week later it was at my front doorstep! ... Thank you Roxidog and amazon :).  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you for a great product!  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you Ruffwear!  ...  "
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" ...  Happen to find this one on the manufacturer's website, chose to purchase via Amazon given their no hassle returns.  ...  "
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" ...  I actually got this a bit cheaper on Amazon Warehouse!  ...  "
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" ...  This product is better then described!!!  ...  "
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" ...  performs as described.  ...  "
For Travel
 16
hikes, harness, great harness, dog, trips
+100%
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" ...  Bought this for hiking in Acadia National Park, although we have used it for local hikes as well. ... Our hikes are moderate, and our girl is young  ...  "
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" ...  I like the security of the harness for everyday use and hiking.  ...  "
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" ...  Cleans up easily from our many beach trips.  ...  "
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" ...  This is great for hiking my dog, or even taking him around town.  ...  "
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" ...  This harness was bought as a compromise - Our dog is an "in-between" size, and we wanted a comfortable long-wear harness for road trips, and walking/activity.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall a great harness and good for hiking as well as city walks.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for hiking .  ...  "
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" ...  My boxers love hiking and they are such pullers.  ...  "
Pedometer
 12
walk, side, dog, walks, pulling
+83%
-17%
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" ...  I only put a collar on him when we go out for walks.  ...  "
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" ...  It was a nice, leisurely walk .  ...  "
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" ...  This was recommended by our trainer and omg it makes such a great difference for my dog on a walk.  ...  "
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" ...  It helps me and my dog walk without having to worry about her pulling me off my feet.  ...  "
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" ...  He proudly wears it as he struts his stuff on our daily walk.  ...  "
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" ...  I use both depending on where we walk.  ...  "
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" ...  So by the end of the walk it will have loosened enough that the chest part is basically completely to his side and if were were the type of Houdini dog, he probably would be able to get out of the harness.  ...  "
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" ...  Walking them was so enjoyable.  ...  "
Returns
 12
returning, replace, week, returned, refund
+17%
-83%
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" ...  I am returning it in the morning.  ...  "
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" ...  Im returning this product.  ...  "
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" ...  Now, I cannot return it.  ...  "
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" ...  I got in touch with the company and they sent me another to replace it.  ...  "
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" ...  That being said I'm going to have to return it.  ...  "
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" ...  Had to go back.  ...  "
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" ...  Our return date is past, but would still like to return it.  ...  "
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" ...  But, because my return period has already closed, I apparently cannot return the same for a refund.  ...  "
Delivery
 10
condition, still, perfect, ordered, order
+90%
-10%
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" ...  still in great condition.  ...  "
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" ...  Came in perfect condition.  ...  "
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" ...  The product was suppose to arrive May 5th, but I received it April 29th, very happy with the fast delivery!  ...  "
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" ...  Received a coupon a few days later to receive free 2 day shipping.  ...  "
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" ...  Product arrived as described!  ...  "
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" ...  We have had this over a year now and it is still in perfect condition!  ...  "
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" ...  Second one I have ordered.  ...  "
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" ...  I’d like to give 5 stars because in addition to them being happy about their sturdy harnesses, this one ended up not getting delivered when it says it was. ... I emailed amazon and was able to get ahold of RoxiDog and not even a week later it was at my front doorstep!  ...  "
Cleaning
 10
easy to clean, cleans, washing machine, washes, gets
+80%
-20%
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" ...  They fit a wide variety of dogs, are comfortable, extremely well made, don't restrict movement, and they are easy to clean.  ...  "
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" ...  Cleans up easy too!  ...  "
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" ...  Very well made, secure, and easy to clean.  ...  "
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" ...  Cleans up easily from our many beach trips.  ...  "
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" ...  Good quality overall, cleans easy and dries fast.  ...  "
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" ...  They both have no major signs of tearing or flaws after lots of usage and washes (we do throw them in the washing machine sometimes .  ...  "
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" ...  Even in thick brush, she is quite visible.  ...  "
For Kids
 9
training, son, old, loves, love
+100%
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" ...  My son had bought this for his dog and forwarded me the information. ... I am keeping this one at our house and have told my son he needs to buy one for use at his house.  ...  "
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" ...  My 8 year old is able to take her for walks now.  ...  "
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" ...  He loves his walks.  ...  "
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" ...  I love these harness cuz they’re easy to put on the kids!  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for training dogs new to leashes or for coaching those who need a little extra practice.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased Ruffwear life jackets years ago for my kids that have passed and was completely impressed.  ...  "
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" ...  My canine nephew LOVES going for walks!  ...  "
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" ...  Love it because we can expand it a little more for few more pounds he'll gain as he adults .  ...  "
Capacity
 9
walk, plenty of room, needs, house, family
+100%
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" ...  there is plenty of room for growth.  ...  "
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" ...  My family has always used this brand for our dogs.  ...  "
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" ...  We often remove it when at home.  ...  "
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" ...  Cocker spaniel with lots of extra room .  ...  "
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" ...  Now that we are in town we need to be able to walk together.  ...  "
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" ...  I like it a lot and it gives my dog room to grow!  ...  "
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" ...  This is our third "front range" and we LOVE it!  ...  "
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" ...  I am keeping this one at our house and have told my son he needs to buy one for use at his house.  ...  "
Washing
 8
washes, lot, year, washing, wash
+88%
-13%
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" ...  When they’ve had enough, I toss through the wash cycle xx and we’re ready to go again.  ...  "
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" ...  Just throw it in the washing machine couple times a year!  ...  "
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" ...  looking good after 5 years and a lot of washes.  ...  "
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" ...  We own two and rotate between washes.  ...  "
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" ...  I’ve had this harness for almost a year and after being washed in the washing machine many times, it still looks brand new (my pup is active too so it gets dirty a lot).  ...  "
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" ...  They both have no major signs of tearing or flaws after lots of usage and washes (we do throw them in the washing machine sometimes .  ...  "
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" ...  It has gone through the mud several time and washes well.  ...  "
Drying
 7
dry, quickly, dryer, wash, put
+86%
-14%
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" ...  She seems to feel comfortable in it, and it dries pretty quickly after taking it off my dog if she gets wet.  ...  "
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" ...  We have even placed the harness in the wash and hung to dry- perfect condition!  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to wash but it takes a while for it to dry.  ...  "
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" ...  Good quality overall, cleans easy and dries fast.  ...  "
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" ...  Also good in the water as it does not get water logged and dries quickly.  ...  "
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" ...  Haven't put it in the dryer yet though -we always air dry.  ...  "
Setup
 6
easy to put, put, easy to adjust, easy, adjust
+100%
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" ...  This harness is easy to put on.  ...  "
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" ...  Very well made harness, easy to adjust, easy to put on  ...  "
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" ...  The whole setup tends to bunch up as he walks.  ...  "
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" ...  It's also surprisingly easy to put on my dog--probably the easiest harness I've seen.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s just so much easier to put on than our old one which was a step into harness.  ...  "
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" ...  This harness is easy to adjust and put on our labradoodle, TJ.  ...  "
Product As Described
 6
exactly, color
+100%
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" ...  Teal color is accurate to pictures.  ...  "
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" ...  I have three pups and I bought these for the first two before so the youngest one (as shown in picture) was getting hand me downs.  ...  "
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" ...  This product is better then described!!!  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as advertized  ...  "
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" ...  performs as described.  ...  "
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" ...  This is exactly sized as described.  ...  "
Weight
 6
light, model
+100%
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" ...  Very light weight, snug fit for my golden retriever.  ...  "
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" ...  Light weight and comfy on my dog.  ...  "
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" ...  Light weight yet strong.  ...  "
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" ...  its versatile, heavy duty, light weight, easy to put on and remove  ...  "
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" ...  Off to Weight Watchers next with him!  ...  "
Water Resistance
 5
swimming, hiking, use, salt, one
+100%
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" ...  These are tough enough for hiking through sloppy trails or swimming in lakes.  ...  "
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" ...  Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever and this has stood up for hikes and swimming.  ...  "
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" ...  Sand, salt water, trail hiking or just playing at the park.  ...  "
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" ...  my dogs love the water and mud and love to roll.  ...  "
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" ...  Hiking and exposing it to water.  ...  "
Cover
 4
poop, pocket
+100%
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" ...  Tiny pocket for keeping an extra poop bag  ...  "
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" ...  The pouch itself is quite nice, and you might miss it if you don't know it's there (it's at the front on top and holds the dog tag inside with velcro), which is sort of my issue.  ...  "
Cables
 4
russell, jack, front, best, point
+100%
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" ...  Hooking in the front made the harness twist.  ...  "
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" ...  The best part is that it has a cord for her tags.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s a perfect fit for our Jack Russell  ...  "
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" ...  There is a metal lead connection point on the back and a small fabric lead connection point on the front of the harness.  ...  "
Battery Life
 4
+100%
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" ...  Thanks to the manufacturers and especially to the folks in charge of labeling.  ...  "
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" ...  Hoping this one lasts longer.  ...  "
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" ...  What a life saver.  ...  "
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" ...  Hope it lasts!  ...  "
Controls
 3
use
+100%
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" ...  I use this for control .  ...  "
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" ...  She still pulls on occasion when she wants something, but she is much easier to control and listen to commands.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 3
+100%
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" ...  We adopted a puppy who has some fears of the outdoor noises.  ...  "
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" ...  I feel like they are 99% as structurally sound as they were the day we bought them.  ...  "
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" ...  Love that his tags are hidden away and not making a bunch of noise.  ...  "
Features
 3
feature
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Lightweight, durable and with reflective features.  ...  "
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" ...  Iy has great security features.  ...  "
Washer Dryer
 3
dries, put, fast, easy, dry
+100%
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" ...  Easy to wash but it takes a while for it to dry.  ...  "
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" ...  Good quality overall, cleans easy and dries fast.  ...  "
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" ...  Haven't put it in the dryer yet though -we always air dry.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 3
leash, front, control, connect
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Connects to leash from top or front- minimizes pulling!  ...  "
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" ...  Then take straps and connect.  ...  "
Ease of Cleaning
 3
easy, cleans
+100%
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" ...  Cleans up easy too!  ...  "
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" ...  Very well made, secure, and easy to clean.  ...  "

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