The Best Collars for Small Dogs

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What are the best collars for small dogs?

Finding a collar that fits a small dog can be tricky, with many owners resorting to cat collars for their tiny pooch. Whether you have a tiny teacup poodle or a larger small dog like a Jack Russell Terrier, there’s a Petiquette designer dog collar that’s perfect for your furry friend.

In this blog post, we’ll take a look at some of the best designer dog collars for small dogs.

So without further ado, here are our top ten picks for the best designer dog collars for small dogs

Best small collar for everyday wear

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The Handmade Leather Dog Collar from Petiquette Collars is the perfect choice for everyday wear. It is made from soft, Italian leather that is both durable and comfortable. Available in a variety of colors and styles to match your dog’s personality. You can choose from 28 colours of soft Italian leather in shades like classic black or brown, or opt for a more colorful option like red or blue.

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It’s not all about looks though.  This soft leather collar is tailor made for your dog to ensure the perfect fit.  For smaller breeds we’d recommend a collar that is 1/2″ (13mm) or 5/8″ (17mm) wide.  The collars are fitted with stainless steel buckles, d rings and rivets, then silver coated brass eyelets, all of which are anti-rust, so your dog can go for a dip.

Best bling collar for small breeds

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The Straight Flush diamante dog collar is a must have bling accessory for small breeds. It features a row of Preciosa crystals in a choice of colors, making it the perfect way to show off your dog’s personality. The collar is available in 28 colors of soft Italian leather, so you can find the perfect one to match your dog’s fur. And it can be made to fit the smallest pup, starting at 1/2″ wide.

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Best Christmas collars for small dogs

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The Rockin’ Rudolph Christmas dog collar allows your dog to get involved with the festive spirit.  This festive collar features cute Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer charms sewn into the collar along with a Swarovski faux pearl.  Between each charm is a pattern of small Preciosa crystals, which are available in 8 glistening colours.  The collar can be made in 28 colours of soft Italian leather, so you can create a collar to match your dog’s coat.

The Christmas collar is 1″ wide and narrows to a small buckle which sits under your small dog’s chin.  A layer of sumptuous padding underneath the lining makes the Rockin’ Rudolph perfect for breeds who walk on a harness, or small breeds with long necks.

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Best collar for around the house

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Comfort is the name of the game when it comes to the best collar for around the house.  Our lightweight leather house collars are designed to hold ID tags so that your pup’s details are always attached.  Made from super-soft Italian leather in a rainbow of colours, these tag collars are an absolute essential for any small dog.

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Best collars for small puppies

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Bringing a new puppy home is an exciting time, and their first collar is an important step in their growth.  We’ve created what we think is possibly the most comfortable, soft puppy collar that you can buy for your new bundle of fur.  A layer of super soft padding is wrapped in luxurious Italian leather in a multitude of colours which will help train your new pup to wear a collar.

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Best collar for breeds with long coats

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Small breeds with long coats are often difficult to buy for as regular, flat collars can cause matting and irritiation.  A soft rolled leather collar can often a be an ideal solution, as the rounded leather is likely to cause tangles.  Our rolled style collars have a soft paracord core wrapped in Italian leather, offering both strength and style.

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Best small dog collars for travel

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Travelling can be an exciting yet nerve-wracking experience for our furry companions, especially for small dogs who may feel overwhelmed by the big, wide world around them.  That’s why a comfortable collar is so important, as it can help keep them calm and relaxed during journeys.

The ultra-soft padded collar for small dogs features a padded leather lining with a contrasting leather outer.  It looks and feels fabulous when worn by your tiny pupper, and will help act as a consistent and reassuring presence.

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Best collar for walking when on a harness

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If you generally use a harness when walking your dog or if they are a breed with a long neck, then your dog may be able to wear a wide collar.  The Colour Cascade rainbow dog collar will make your precious pooch the envy of all other dog walkers in the park.

The collar is one inch wide and tapers under the chin to a smaller buckle, so that you get the full effect from the kaledoscopic effect of the Preciosa crystals in a rainbow of colours.  With 28 colours of vibrant Italian leather on offer, you can create a collar that suits your small dog’s personality.

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Best collar for small dogs with attitude

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Pint sized pups can often have larger than life attitudes, and as such need a collar to match.  The Bounty Studded Skull Dog Collar is a bold looking accessory crafted with genuine leather with edgy looking skull and crossbones studs.  It’s more than just a collar, it’s a nod to their big attitude wrapped up in a small package.

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Best collar for training a dog to walk with a lead

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Training your furry friend to walk gracefully alongside you is a journey, and like all adventures, it’s essential to be equipped with the right gear. Enter the lightweight leather puppy collar, specifically crafted for those crucial early days of lead training. Made with the tender necks of puppies in mind, this collar provides comfort without compromising on durability. Its lightweight design ensures that your pup won’t be weighed down, allowing them to focus entirely on mastering their new walking skills. And with a vibrant selection of 28 colours, this collar doesn’t just mean business; it brings a touch of style to your puppy’s training sessions. For those looking to set their young canines on the path to becoming impeccable walkers, this leather collar is the perfect starting point.

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Picking the best collar for your small dog

Picking the right collars for small dogs can be a challenge with so many choices out there. In this blog post, we’ve shown you ten of the best options. Whether your dog likes to shine with style or needs something simple and comfy, there’s a collar for every tiny pup. It’s not just about looks; a good collar makes your dog feel great too. We hope our list helps you find the perfect one for your furry friend. Happy shopping!