Make sure the life jacket fits securely.,
Look for a life jacket with lifting handles to make retrieving your pet safer and easier.
Check to see where straps and buckles fall to make sure they won’t cause your pet any discomfort.
Choose a bright color to make it easier to spot your pet in the water.
Give your pet a chance to get used to wearing his life jacket before actually getting on a boat.
Allow your dog to practice swimming while wearing his life jacket, too.
It’s best to check the fit in the store, before you buy. Take your pet along for a fitting.;
,,,,,, Make sure your pet has his life jacket on at all times and be sure to make any adjustments needed before your attention is captured by the sailing.