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224912 - American River Choke Free Dog Harness

Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2016-03-18 10:21:35
little dog harness
Posted By: Myrna Strong
Location: Beaverton, OR United States
Well made. Fits her well. The only thing I would add would be a ring on the chest to attach the leash. She pulls less with a front ring than one on her back.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2016-02-22 11:27:36
Good For Very Small Dogs
Posted By: Barbara Brumbelow
Location: Long Beach, CA United States
I have a 3lb 4oz Chihuahua with a girth of 11. The size chart puts her between XXS and XS. There was a note that said harnesses run small, so I ordered XS. It was much to large. I returned it for XXS. It fits well and there is still room for her to grow. The harness is well made and I am happy with my purchase.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2016-02-20 11:18:09
Perfect Harness
Posted By: Connie Gremillion
Location: Lafayette, LA United States
My recent order - American River Choke Free Harness - arrived and has proved to be perfect for my toy Schnoodle, Trixie. The harness is a good fit and she is completely at ease wearing it. Thanks for sending me this well-designed harness.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2015-10-27 11:45:20
Choke-Free Harness
Posted By: RD
Location: Kansas City, MO United States
Our Chihuahua is difficult to fit with most harnesses due to deep chest and narrow back. The wrap design works well for her.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2015-10-12 06:13:34
Great Little Vest!
Posted By: Julie
Location: Miami, FL United States
I bought this vest since I saw the good reviews. I was looking for an easy and choke free vest for my little service dog and this is great! It's a little bit big on her but it's perfect for her since she's still little and she has room and she won't slip out! Very happy! :-)
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2015-08-31 12:46:04
LOVE this harness.
Posted By: Karen
Location: Chesterfield, MI United States
One of my neighbors saw it and will be ordering one too!
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2015-03-21 15:47:06
Posted By: Judy Silvius
Location: Wardner, ID United States
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2015-03-16 20:40:42
Posted By: Joanne
Location: Yardley, PA United States
This is a great harness! I love it for my little 12 lb. Shih Tzu. It does not choke her and she appears very comfortable in it. It is made of a good fabric for air ventilation and even in the hot summer, it doesn't seem to make her hotter. I hope the manufacturer never stops making these harnesses and that they don't change them in any way since it is perfect for my Shih Tzu. I also hope that GW Little continues to carry them. I'd love to see more colors available. I highly recommend this harness!
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2015-02-27 17:23:46
Posted By: Dezarae
Location: San Antonio, TX United States
Received our harness today and love it except it's to big. I have a Yorkie very tiny 2 pounds. I ordered the small due to the ad saying they run small but she was able to slip right out of it. Hopefully the xxs is much better because I like the harness a lot it's good quality.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2015-02-14 13:39:06
Posted By: Joan
Location: Old Greenwich, CT United States
Great looking harness.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2014-12-15 19:23:31
Small Yorkie Harness
Posted By: Jim
Location: Harlingen, TX United States
Very fast shipping and great product.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2014-09-05 09:35:19
Nice harness
Posted By: Pinto
Location: Yaphank, NY United States
Pinto looks cute in his new harness and appears to be comfortable in it.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2014-08-20 10:44:34
Cute but too big
Posted By: S
Location: CT United States
It was cute and well made, but much too large for my 2.6lb toy poodle with 8.5" chest. The description stated it runs small, but although I ordered the XXS (chest 9-11) it was much too large.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2014-07-07 10:17:08
American River Dog Harness
Posted By: Bill DeMoss
Location: pasadena, TX United States
The best harness I have used and my excited Shih Tzu doesn't choke with it on.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2014-06-28 13:18:11
great harness
Posted By: Jennifer
Location: Springfield, MO United States
Shipping was very fast...I ordered over a weekend, it shipped Monday and I received it Thursday. The harness is great. My dog is an 8 lb Yorkie and the XS fits her well. The only thing that would make it better would be if the straps that snap together were able to be adjusted a bit. They don't adjust...so be aware that getting the correct size is going to be very important.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2014-06-22 10:22:04
best ever
Posted By: Bill DeMoss
Location: pasadena, TX United States
I have a shih tzu and every collar I bought seemed to choke my little boy, I trusted all the reviews on here bought one and I am so pleased he can run to the end of the leash without gagging. Thanks
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2014-02-07 12:23:52
Custom Wrap
Posted By: Stan Kern
Location: Allen, TX United States
Of all the dog harnesses we've tested, this design appeals to us due to its simplicity and quality. Though this harness costs more than other store brands, the thoughtful design made this purchase worth the money. Fortunately, the size turned out to be a perfect fit. We appreciate and support companies who produce durable merchandise and put thought behind their manufacturing to suit the pet, not just the sale.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2014-01-25 15:01:11
choke free dog harness
Posted By: Paulette
Location: Simi Valley, CA United States
I love the ease of putting it on and taking it off and my dog loves how it doesn't bind him or choke him. I would recommend it to any one who needs a harness instead of a collar.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2014-01-10 15:41:20
Well Made Harness
Posted By: KodaRoo
Location: Tampa, FL United States
I ordered the small for my 14" girth pup and it was a bit tight on him. The Velcro makes it easy to adjust but to be honest the thing that made me return it was the fact that the D-rings for the leash were so large! On such a small dog, the rings were huge and very noisy. So when he walked they banged against the plastic clip/fastener and the leash attachment. All in all it is very well made, item arrived quickly, and they have a very professional staff. I have already shopped at GWL again, opting for a harness with just one small clip for my pup.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2014-01-08 18:25:15
Posted By: Judy
Location: Poplar Grove, IL United States
Great item I have gone through five different kinds and this is a hit. We have a bichon he might be a small dog but he can pull and loves to run. My husband is handicap and has a four whell scooter and he walks him with it and the dog is always running out front this one does not pull on his neck.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2013-11-22 20:12:26
finally! a harness that fits!
Posted By: chelly
Location: Chicago, IL United States
so easy to put on, feels secure, comfortable, and fits no matter what length her coat is!
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2013-09-09 06:32:12
Posted By: Joanne Porter
Location: Yardley, PA United States
My little Shih Tzu, Chloe, and I both love this harness. It is well made and comfortable for her. The mesh fabric is durable yet allows airflow to help keep her cooler and the fit was perfect. I love the larger piece of Velcro used on the back of the harness and also the snap closure that's on there, too. My Chloe can sometimes be a little Houdini and slip out of her harness but this harness fits securely without being constrictive or uncomfortable. I got the lavender color harness and also the matching color leash since a 10% discount was offered if purchased together. (I'll have to double check - I'm not sure I received the 10% discount on my order, though. I don't remember seeing it). Both items are of very good quality. I love the fact that this is a no-choke harness too which is very important for the Shih Tzu breed. I hope this harness is always available because I know I will be back for more in different colors.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2013-08-18 13:36:09
Best harness we've tried
Posted By: ChrissytheHyphenated
Location: NY United States
Our daughter got this style for her Chi-Pom and we tried it on one of our Toy Poodles. We love how easy, comfortable and secure it is. For us, the flexibility of the velcro closure is a real plus and since we have a sport cut on our poodles which ends up growing out within about 6-8 weeks after groomings. Now I need to buy another one for our other poodle.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2013-08-11 14:13:48
Love the color!
Posted By: Jeannie
Location: CHARLOTTE, NC United States
Love the color! Fits great!
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2013-07-15 12:58:45
Best Ever!
Posted By: Joan Weiss
Location: Apopka, FL United States
This is the best harness my dog has ever had. This sizing is pefect and it is easy to use. I highly recommend it!!
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2013-04-03 02:31:38
Goodies For Mickey
Posted By: Elizabeth Weaver
Location: Frederick, MD United States
Over several years of ordering various items for my chihuahua; I have been totally satisfied with the products and the timely fashion that these items have arrived. There has never been a moment where I've ever had to call about any of the items that I've ordered because of a problem. I would certainly recommend this company to anyone that is a true dog lover such as myself.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2013-03-30 16:38:11
So Cute!
Posted By: Carol Shotola
Location: Countryside, IL United States
I really like this harness for summer to help keep my dog cool. I especially like the double D rings on the back. Great purchase.
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2013-03-11 17:59:40
Finally, the harness we wished for!
Posted By: Chrissy
Location: Finger Lakes, NY United States
We have two toy poodles that we have groomed with the sport cut and over the 8 weeks between groomings, they go from "thin" to "fat" so harness sizing has always been a challenge. Everything we've tried that was "strappy" she chewed through the minute we weren't looking. Miss "ChewsCollars" Daisey needed a new harness so when I saw the email this week about the American River design, I ordered it right away. It had everything I'd been looking for including the step-in design, broad front, comfy mesh and a simple, adjustable, won't catch fluffy fur closure plus a leash hook. As soon as we opened the box, Hubby took the poos for a walk and he came back RAVING about how fantastic the new harness is. "We have to get one for Dewey too." Thank you, American River!!
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