Walking your dogs in the rain can be quite the hassle, even more so when you have to handle the possibility of washing and drying your dog’s fur after getting rained on. Luckily, there are dog raincoats to equip you and your dog for the elements. With the help of various decision factors like price, style, and dog size, there are many options out there to find the perfect raincoat for your dog.
Without further ado, here are our 10 best dog raincoats:
1. Gentle Paw Hilo Dog Raincoat (CAD $52.00)
The Gentle Paw Hilo Dog Raincoat comes in blue and pink colors and 6 different sizes. This rain jacket is stylish, functional, and perfect for keeping your dog protected from the rain and wind.
Designed with your dog’s safety and comfort in mind, this raincoat comes with all the features a dog owner ever needs for their furry friend. It features a 100% waterproof outer layer and a mesh lining inside for a breathable wear. This is an easy-on, easy-off rain jacket where you simply have to slip it over your dog's head and buckles on the side of the belly. This raincoat has three adjustable points — the neck cover width, belt, and the leg straps length — to provide a perfect fit for any size dog. When it comes to functionality, this coat works wonders. It features a reflective strap for low light conditions and separate leash portals for both collars and harnesses.
Last but not least, the competitive price of this raincoat makes it more affordable for most of the dog parents to try it out.
2. Ruffwear Sun Shower Dog Raincoat (USD $69.95)
The Ruffwear Sun Shower Dog Raincoat comes in 3 different colours and 7 different sizes, making it a perfect choice for every dog size and style.
The raincoat is equipped with many helpful features include a leash portal on the back of the coat to support a harness or collar, an oversized fold-up collar for extra protection, and fabric that is both waterproof and windproof. The material also includes a reflective trim to add visibility in conditions with less light, making it a safer option for dog owners that enjoy walking later at night. This dog raincoat design has a large underbelly flap protecting your dog’s underbelly from getting wet, muddy, or dirty during the walk.
Overall, the Ruffwear Sun Shower Dog Raincoat is a well-designed, full-coverage dog raincoat, and a strong match for owners in the market for quality and durability.
3. Hurtta Monsoon Coat (CAD $94.99)
The Hurtta Monsoon Coat comes in 3 different colours and 13 different sizes, not only allowing the customer to select a dog raincoat size but also specify the dog breed intended for the purchase, to get the most personalized dog raincoat possible.
The Monsoon Coat has many features that set it apart from other dog raincoats, including 3 points of adjustability at the collar, shoulders, and hips, a closable harness opening, and material covering approximately 70% of the dog. Similar to the Ruffwear Sun Shower, the Monsoon Coat also features reflective accents throughout the jacket for increased safety.
Although more on the expensive size, the Monsoon Coat is perfect for dog owners looking to purchase a more long-lasting investment of a dog raincoat that would likely see a lot of use from various outdoor activities.
4. Kurgo North Country Coat ( USD $54.95)
The Kurgo North Country Coat comes in 3 different colours and 5 different sizes, with a measurement guide with neck, chest, and back specifications to make sure it fits your dog perfectly.
Primary features of the North Country Coat include a two way zipper opening to wear with a harness, fleece lining for warmth, and a built in LED light for nighttime visibility. This dog raincoat can also double as a regular dog coat to withstand other conditions as well, making it a more efficient and versatile option.
The North Country Coat is a good fit for owners that are looking for an all-weather adventure coat as well as a dog raincoat, and are conscious of nighttime visibility.
5. Ruffwear Vert Dog Jacket (USD $99.95)
The Ruffwear Vert Dog Jacket comes in 2 different colours and 7 different sizes, with a brighter design that will help your dog stand out.
The Vert Dog Jacket has all the unique features of the Sun Shower Dog Raincoat, but also boasts fleece lining, making it more multipurpose. The Vert Dog Jacket is more specifically designed for active dogs engaging in lots of runs and hikes, regardless of the elements. This jacket can also serve as a great addition to a dog’s winter attire, along with dog boots. The Vert Jacket is quite the investment, which makes sense considering it can be used as a dog raincoat, as well as a dog jacket for every element and occasion.
The Ruffwear Vert Dog Jacket is a great option for active dog owners looking to invest in an every-use, warm coat for their dog.
6. Canada Pooch Torrential Tracker Dog Coat (CAD $42)
The Canada Pooch Torrential Tracker Dog Coat comes in 3 different colours and 11 different sizes, displaying the most colourful collection of dog raincoats in this list.
The Torrential Tracker includes functional pockets for storage, a leash slit, and strong belly coverage, meant to withstand serious downpours. It also features sleeves for sizes 8-16 and reflective trimming to help increase visibility at night. The Torrential Tracker is intended to keep your dog dry in even the nastiest of storms but is designed for dog walking instead of adventure-type activities like some other dog raincoats featured.
The Canada Pooch Torrential Tracker Dog Coat is a strong match for dog owners looking for a cost-effective, full-coverage dog raincoat to keep their dog dry at all times.
7. Ellie Dog Wear Raincoat (USD $49.99-$54.99)
The Ellie Dog Wear Raincoat comes in 5 different colours and 7 different sizes, with a stylish and trendy design perfect for any dog.
This dog raincoat has many notable features, including multiple buttoned pockets for storage, a removable hood, and an opening for a dog harness. The double layered design complete with a zipper and buttons gives the raincoat an adjustable and stylish look that more design conscious dog owners will enjoy.
The Ellie Dog Wear Raincoat is a great option for dog owners that are equally as considerate towards style as they are functionality.
8. Queenmore Cold Weather Reversible Dog Coat ($41.05)
The Queenmore Cold Weather Reversible Dog Coat comes in 7 different colours and 8 different sizes, providing options for every size and colour combination any dog could dream of.
The most notable feature for this dog raincoat is the reversible feature, with a waterproof side perfect for handling storms and a fleece side with a more fun design for dryer days. This coat also features a leash access opening, adjustable features on the belly and neck, and a reflective strip on the back to increase nighttime visibility.
The Queenmore Cold Weather Reversible Dog Coat is a good fit for dog owners interested in a cost-effective jacket that can be used in all weather conditions.
The Dog Helios 'Hurricanine' Waterproof and Reflective Full Body Dog Coat comes in 4 different colours and 5 different sizes.
The most notable feature of the Hurricanine is the fact that it is a full-body raincoat, complete with waterproof material that covers all four legs. Complete with an two layers of material, the interior shell is removable, allowing the dog raincoat to double as a windbreaker as well. The Hurricanine also includes reflective taping, Velcro straps attached to every sleeve, and a zippered leash slit.
The Dog Helios 'Hurricanine' Waterproof and Reflective Full Body Dog Coat is a great choice for dog owners looking for a full-coverage dog raincoat that can withstand strong winds.
10. Morezi Dog Zip Up Dog Raincoat ($48.42)
The Morezi Dog Zip Up Dog Raincoat comes in 4 different colours and 6 different sizes, with an adorable and stylish design.
This dog raincoat includes a hole for a harness, functional pockets in the back for easy storage, a zipper closure, and a hood with drawstring. The design allows for easy application and the hoodie design keeps the jacket looking stylish and your dog looking adorable.
The Morezi Dog Zip Up Dog Raincoat, similar to the Ellie Dog Wear Raincoat is a strong for dog owners that value a functional, effective raincoat that looks adorable.
For a final review of all our raincoat suggestions, please refer to the infographic down below! Which raincoat is your favourite? Let us know in the comments!