Dog Collar Round-Up, Part V: The Glorious Martingale

Dog Collar Round-Up, Part V: The Glorious Martingale

Ok, really it’s just called a “Martingale” collar – the “glorious” part was added by me. Because I love and use this type of collar so much! A Martingale is worn around the neck like a traditional flat-buckle collar, but unlike the traditional kind you have to put it on by slipping it over the […]

Dog Collar Round-Up, Part IV: The Gentle Leader Head Halter

Dog Collar Round-Up, Part IV: The Gentle Leader Head Halter

The “Gentle Leader” is one of the most popular forms of head-halter. (Other versions include the Halti and the Canny Collar; most of the points I make here about the Gentle Leader apply to them as well.) A head-halter slips over the dog’s nose, allowing the leash to lead and control the dog’s head itself […]