Italian Basket Dog Muzzle Size Chart

Italian Basket Dog Muzzle Size Chart
This is the most preferred dog muzzle used by dog owners and dog trainers.
This humane dog muzzle is light weight and easy for the dog to get accustomed to.
Don't be fooled by the cheap made in China look alike muzzles, our muzzles are made in Italy!
The size chart below is just a general guide for typical Adult Dogs.
For correct dog muzzle size please measure your dog's snout length and circumference.

Size   Breed
Size 1
2 inches x 7-1/2 inches
    Maltese, Papillon and similar size dogs.
Size 2
2-1/8 inches x 8 inches
    Maltese, Miniature Dachshund, Toy Poodle & Yorkshire Terrier and similar size dogs.
Size 3
2-3/8 inches x 8-1/2 inches
    Bichon Frise, Standard Dachshund and similar size dogs.
Size 4
2-1/2 inches x 9 inches
    Border Terrier, Jack Russell Terrier, Miniature Poodle, Miniature Schnauzer, Shetland Sheepdog and similar size dogs.
Size 5
2-3/4 inches x 10 inches
    Basenji, Bedlington Terrier, Fox Terrier, Lakeland Terrier, Norwegian Buhund, Welsh Corgi, American Cocker Spaniel and similar size dogs.
Size 6
3-1/4 inches x 12 inches
    Beagle, Bearded Collie, Border Collie, Brittany Spaniel, English Cocker Spaniel, Standard Poodle, Standard Schnauzer, Keeshund Welsh Terrier and similar size dogs.
Size 7
3-5/8 inches x 13-1/2 inches
    Dalmatian, Elkhound, Small German Shepherd, Pointers, Samoyed, Springer Spaniel, Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier, Shar-Pei and similar size dogs.
Size 8
4 inches x 14-1/4 inches
    Airedale, Bull Terrier, Chow Chow, English Setter, German Shepherd, Golden Retriever, Labrador Retriever, Irish Setter, Rhodesian Ridgback, Siberian Husky and similar size dogs.
Size 9
4-3/8 inches x 15 inches
    Bassett Hound, Bernese Mountain Dog, Briard, Clumber Spaniel, Gordon Setter, Large German Shepherd, Old English Sheep Dog, Weimaraner, and similar size dogs.
Size 10
4-5/8 inches x 16 inches
    Afghan Hound, Akita, Belgian Sheepdog, Borzoi. Giant Schnauzer, Great Dane, Large Hound, Irish Wolfhound Lurcher, Newfoundland and similar size dogs.

How to Choose the correct size Italian Basket Dog Muzzle.
Your dog MUST have enough room to pant and open his mouth when the dog muzzle is on.
CIRCUMFERENCE The circumference given is the exact circumference of the basket.
The dog muzzles circumference must be larger than your dogs snout measurement.
If your dogs snout is the exact same size as the dog muzzle, your dog will not be able to open his mouth to pant & drink water.
How does my dog drink water with a basket dog muzzle on??
For most basket dog muzzles, the dog should be able to put his snout in a water bowl and lap the water up from inside the basket muzzle.
Drinking water is something that your dog will have to figure out on his own.
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