FAIR DINKUM DOGS
HOW TO MEASURE YOUR DOG
 
Use this print out to measure your dog. On our website www.fairdinkumdogs.com.au, choose the style of coat, and the length that is closest to your dog, and fill in your dog's Girth and Neck measurement details, and select the lining of your choice.
  1. Measure your dog from shoulder to tail, please take notice of the examples given below
  2. Around the girth,  Measure a few inches in front of a boys penis or for a girl measure 2-3 inches behind the last rib.
  3. Around the thickest part of the dogs neck where the coat will do up.
    (When measuring please take notice of the diagram and exactly where the line is showing to measure.)
Use our guide below for an online estimate (based on Tail to Shoulder measurements) as to which dog breeds are best suited to the Fair Dinkum Dog Coats.
Dog Breeds Suited
Small Chihuahua
Medium Chihuahua
Pugs, Small Maltese
Medium Maltese, Mini Jack Russells
Shih-Tzu, Boston Terriers, Small Cocker Spaniels, Parsons Jack Russell
Medium Cocker Spaniel, English Staffies
Kelpies, American Staffies
Border Collies, Boxers, English Setters
Pointers, Golden Retrievers, Labradors
German Shepherd, Rottweiler
Doberman
Bernese Mountain Dog

When measuring your dog, your tape measure should be flush with the skin to give the correct measurements of your dog. When we make the coat belt, the girth measurement is used to allow for your dog's weight to alter, if necessary.

Dog 1. Measurements         Name.......................................
Tail to Shoulder:...................................................................cm
Around Girth (just behind ribs):...........................................cm
Around Neck:.......................................................................cm
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