Why are Whippets and Italian Greyhounds required to wear coats?
The cold is felt by Whippets, Italian Greyhounds, and Whippets. It’s a lot.Their short coats and low body fat make it difficult for them to retain heat. Whippets, Italian Greyhounds, and Whippets love to shake in the cold months. This is their way to warm up or tell you that it’s time for a coat.A dislike of water is another reason they may need more later. Many sighthounds are afraid of water and avoid swimming in puddles or rain. If you plan to walk in wet weather, most sighthounds will need a waterproof jacket or onesie.
When is my Whippet or Italian Greyhound required to have a coat?
If you feel cold in a tee shirt, chances are your whippets or Italian Greyhound coats will feel the same. Most sighthounds in the UK begin wearing coats around the beginning of the autumn, depending on where they live. They will still need them throughout the winter and into the spring. They will still need them even on cool summer nights. It’s a good idea for children to always have a jacket or jumper on hand.
Where do my Whippets and Italian Greyhounds need to wear their coats?
Whippets, Italian Greyhounds, and most other breeds of Whippets will be outdoors in their coats. Some sighthounds may need to have a coat inside, however. A coat or onesie is necessary to keep sighthounds comfortable in cold rooms or other chilly places. A jumper or onesie can be used as a comfort blanket for sighthounds.
What kind of coat should my Whippet and Italian Greyhound have?
It is important to consider how your Whippet and Italian Greyhound will use the coat. Our Beuys design works well for both indoor and outdoor use. Beuys is available to Whippets as well as Iggies. Our Riley Raincoat and the Sören Onesie are great for wet days. Softshell is waterproof fabric that has been bonded to a soft, fluffy jersey lining. This helps keep your sighthound warm.
Our top picks for winter are the following:
The Whippet Onesie offers full-body coverage for those muddy and wet walks.The Judd Onesie, another versatile garment, can be worn outside or inside as pyjamas. Their fleece lining is comfortable and allows for freedom of movement. Judd is available to Whippets or Italian greyhound coats Links to SHOP PAGE.
How do I make a coat that fits my Whippet and Italian Greyhound?
It is important to consider the ease of movement when choosing a coat for your sighthound. A coat should not restrict their movements. You should ensure that the coat is comfortable around their chests and fits comfortably along their spine. A well-fitted coat should not require you to purchase a larger size, but it is worth considering if you plan to layer.