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any good dog harness ?

Postby shane-uk » Wed Apr 25, 2012 7:01 pm

hello all

anyone know of any good dog harness as i am looking to train my dog on one so she learns the differnce from work and play time

i have been looking on the net and there are all sorts starting at approx £25 going up to £200

i want to be able to attach a tracking line to the harness while i am training her to track

thanks for any help you can give


Re: any good dog harness ?

Postby Philip E » Wed Apr 25, 2012 8:54 pm

Hi Shane
Have a look at the Julius K9 Powerharness have heard good things about it.
Also we don't do Tracking instead Lowland Dog train in Groundscenting.
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Re: any good dog harness ?

Postby mike » Fri Apr 27, 2012 5:01 pm

There are numerous types of tracking harness you can use, my own preference is on the link below, a lot will be down to much much you can afford, ... d=TS150100

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Re: any good dog harness ?

Postby shane-uk » Fri Apr 27, 2012 5:14 pm


Re: any good dog harness ?

Postby baileyhilldog » Tue May 08, 2012 7:58 am

If I was looking for a good quality harness tracking, I would use this site:- ... sses_2.htm

They have supplied equipment to the working trials fraternity for many years.
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Re: any good dog harness ?

Postby Obligato » Fri Nov 09, 2012 4:16 pm

It depends what type of Groundscenting you like to do. If you thinking of trailing it is important that the dog is able to move the shoulders freely and that the harness has a chest plate, to support a fast and strong scent follower. I hope this helps.
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Re: any good dog harness ?

Postby Andy W. » Sat Nov 10, 2012 8:40 pm

Julius K9 have a very big stand at Discover Dogs this weekend. (if that's of interest)
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Re: any good dog harness ?

Postby shane-uk » Tue Nov 13, 2012 7:19 pm

i ended up buying the ruffwear harness

Re: any good dog harness ?

Postby K9SD » Thu Nov 28, 2013 3:02 pm

We use canine out fitter who happily supply the UK from Canada, have fitted out 3 adult and 1 puppy searh dogs with their tracking harnesses. [wink]
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