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Winter Coats/Jackets

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Lady

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Barked: Wed Dec 9, '09 10:59am PST 
Well, my pup is only half-Weim, but she's built like one, so I figured I'd see if any Weim owners had the same problem. I'm trying to find a good winter coat/jacket for Lady, but she's so hard to size! She has a 28" girth and a 27" topline, so anything sized just on her girth is too short, and most everything that's long enough is too big around the chest.

Without going for a custom coat, does anybody know some good places to look for unusual size coats? Failing that, does anyone have a custom coat maker they recommend?
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Uno

I'm huntin'- wabbits
 
 
Barked: Mon Dec 21, '09 8:43pm PST 
I recently purchased a horse style blanket and I love it, its warm and insulated, plus ripstop material and a chest guard.

My weim has a 31" chest and 25" back, I ordered the 24" blanket and it fits him like a glove, and the coat is long enough to cover his 3" tail. It also has a collar that pops, which covers the neck to 4".
The velcro straps can also be moved up and down to adjust to various girth sizes.
Its worth a try:
Weathebeeta coat

Just realized that site has the size 24" out of stock, so heres another site:
Blanket

Edited by author Mon Dec 21, '09 8:51pm PST

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