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The Float Coat is the ultimate in canine flotation and water safety. For dogs that love to join their humans rafting, kayaking, boating, surfing and paddle boarding, this life jacket is designed for dogs of all shapes and sizes. This is a premium, fully-featured dog life jacket that includes thoughtful details like a strong handle, optimally positioned to lift dogs out of the water, and reflective trim for enhanced visibility in or out of the water.

Select Size

Measurement is around the widest part of the rib cage. If you need more help with sizing visit our Float Coat™ Fit Guide.

In between sizes? Choose the smaller size.

13-17 in (33-43 cm)
17-22 in (43-56 cm)
22-27 in (56-69 cm)
27-32 in (69-81 cm)
32-36 in (81-91 cm)
36-42 in (91-107 cm)

In between sizes? Choose the smaller size.

How To Fit

Key Features

Additional Features

  • Easy-to-clip, sheltered buckles keep straps firmly in place over time
  • Water-compatible webbing remains stable in wet environments
  • Low-light visibility with reflective trim and light loop for attaching The Beacon™
  • Made in Vietnam

Washing Instructions

  • Secure fasteners
  • Wash in cold water, gentle cycle
  • Use mild detergent
  • Hang to dry
  • Do not bleach, iron or dry clean

Trail Tested Promise

All of our products are rigorously field tested and we proudly guarantee against defects in materials and craftsmanship.

Great Companions

Ratings & Reviews

Customer Reviews

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JS
06/20/2019
Judi s.
United States

Unfortunately my berner will not go in pool

Product is great

GM
06/19/2019
Greg M.
United States

Doggie life jacket

First time buying our dogs life jackets and this is so worth the money and comfortably fits our dogs!

Greg M. verified customer review of Float Coat™
CR
06/19/2019
Christina R.
United States

Fun in the sun!

Great fit- easy to take on and off!

DO
06/19/2019
DANIEL O.
United States

Great product

Got this for my Pitbull. She actually seems to not mind having it on. The jacket floats her well, and fits almost perfect. She's hard to fit, being big in the chest and small in the waist. Product is made well, and should last several seasons. Just keep an eye on your dog, reference overheating. This or any life jacket will cause a dog to overheat faster.

DANIEL O. verified customer review of Float Coat™
JC
06/19/2019
Jeffrey C.
United States

Float Coat works and fits great

My dog is oddly shaped (large chest, short body) and I followed the the Float Coat sizing instructions and it fits her perfectly. We use the Float Coat while paddle boarding and it has worked great for both of us: it gives her good floatation and it gives me an easily grasped handle that I use to bring back up on the board. I’d definitely buy it again.

Jeffrey C. verified customer review of Float Coat™
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