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Floral Dog Collar 1.5 Martingale Dog Collar by Wagologie on Etsy
Martingale (greyhound or lupine) dog collars are popular for gentle control verses a choke chain. Originally designed for sighthounds, they also work well for dogs who try to back out of their traditional buckle collars. Also popular with agility and flyball trainers who want gentle control of their dog at all times. The collars are designed to lay flat on the dogﾒs neck and are often much wider than traditional collars.
What is a Martingale Dog Leash?
This collar is so wonderful. I was able to add everything I wanted, It has the martingale for ease of walking, a buckle for ease of removal, a place for the tag that my dog has miraculously not removed yet, and is a great color and strong material. I am very impressed with this collar!
This martingale dog collar features:
A Buckle Martingale Dog collar offers the easy on/off option of a standard dog collar with the increased functionality of the martingale loop. This option is great for very large dogs with large heads because you can take the collar on and off without readjusting it each time to fit over the head. Martingale Collars have 2 loops. The smaller of the loops is called the "Control Loop". This is the portion of the collar that is attached to the leash and tightens when it is pulled. The second loop is the adjustment loop. This is the part of the dog collar that you adjust to the right size to fit your dog. Martingale collars are also known as or Humane Choke Collars. The Martingale Dog Collar was designed for Sighthounds (ie, Greyhounds, Whippets, Italian Greyhounds, Borzoi, Saluki, etc) because their necks are larger than their head and they can slip out of traditional side release ; these collars have gained popularity as with other breeds in the recent past because trainers prefer the humane choke aspects.A martingale collar is made with two loops. The larger loop is slipped onto the dogs neck and a lead is then clipped to the smaller loop. When the dog tries to pull, the tension on the lead pulls the small loop taut, which makes the large loop smaller and tighter on the neck, thus preventing escape. Properly fitted, the collar will be comfortably loose when not in use.