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Hearing protection for dogs

Postby Basin_Runner355 » Sat Sep 30, 2017 7:53 pm

I got me a lab and I got a good bit of time and money in him and don't want him to go deaf anytime soon. I have the mutt muffs for him but they don't stay on his head at all.they stay on for like 5 min and come off what do y'all
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Re: Hearing protection for dogs

Postby kwanjangnihm » Sun Oct 01, 2017 7:31 am

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Re: Hearing protection for dogs

Postby Gary S » Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:50 am

You try duct tape?

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Re: Hearing protection for dogs

Postby digginfool » Mon Oct 02, 2017 7:55 am

I have a lab mix puppy and initially had trouble with the muffs staying on. Now that he's used to them, I was able to work with the straps and got them to fit much better. The main problem we had was his skull is tapered towards the back and the muffs would slide off. Of course, him shaking his head didn't help.

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Re: Hearing protection for dogs

Postby Basin_Runner355 » Mon Oct 02, 2017 3:26 pm

He don't mind wearing them they just slide off over time I got the medium and I run out of Velcro maby i need the
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Re: Hearing protection for dogs

Postby Krahammer » Tue Oct 03, 2017 3:49 am

I have a German Wirehaired Pointer. I bought him medium sized muffs on Amazon. They fit well and he seems to enjoy them. At first I was concerned because his ear flaps did not fit in side the muffs, but the manufacturer said that the flaps help hold the sound out.

I also got a set of doggles for him. His eyes are important also.
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Re: Hearing protection for dogs

Postby Moritz » Wed Oct 04, 2017 11:55 pm

can not keep mine on my dog

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Re: Hearing protection for dogs

Postby KC5AKB » Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:20 am

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Re: Hearing protection for dogs

Postby Rick McC. » Fri Oct 06, 2017 8:40 pm

Do whatever it takes to keep them on!

Many years ago when I was much younger/more stupid, neither I nor an Aussie that was our "once in a lifetime dog," wore ear muffs when airboating. He deserved better.

The dog was deaf as a post in his old age, and my ears have been ringing for the last 25+ years.

Ear protection is a MUST when airboating or shooting at the range!
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Re: Hearing protection for dogs

Postby Moritz » Fri Oct 06, 2017 9:25 pm

Amen


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