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JAFCO Plastic Forehead / 3 Strap Muzzle
Based on 2 reviews
$33.50 - $43.00

JAFCO Plastic Forehead / 3 Strap Muzzle

#MZL0025002
Based on 2 reviews
$33.50 - $43.00
Features
  • 3-strap muzzle
  • Weighs approximately 6.5 ounces
  • Designed to be worn for extended periods
  • Prevents wound licking
  • Prevents eating rocks, garbage, poison, etc.
  • Helps with dominant and aggressive dog training
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Description

The JAFCO Muzzles are a tried and true plastic basket muzzle that offers a great deal of security, and this version comes with a third strap. Many K9 departments around the world use this muzzle for training protection dogs in muzzle work. They are easy to put on and easy to take off, even easier than most muzzles. If you are looking for a good utility muzzle that will last for years and years, this is your best choice.

All are made with polyethylene plastic with three reinforced rubber straps. The clear plastic muzzle is softer and more flexible than the white or black style plastic muzzles. These muzzles are not designed for muzzle fighting training.

Design & Uses

  • Can be worn for extended periods without inhibiting the dog’s breathing, barking, and panting
  • Dogs can drink with the muzzle on, using a water bowl or bucket. It is best to "teach" your dog that it is ok to put the muzzle into the water before leaving the dog unattended for any period of time.
  • Prevents wound licking, and eating rocks, garbage, poison, etc.
  • Prevents injuries from dog fights
  • Allows dogs to use some modes of transportation when properly muzzled, which some transportation companies require

Fitting the Dog

The vinyl nose piece should be just below the dog’s stop with the end of the muzzle touching the dog’s nose. When on the dog:

  1. pull the muzzle out and down
  2. pull the muzzle out and up

If at some point the muzzle comes off, it’s either too loose or too big. The muzzle should fit comfortably and allow the dog to pant and bark.

Additional Resources

For help in learning how to size your dog for a JAFCO plastic muzzle, we have an instructional video here and a written article here that go into greater detail.

If you are still unsure of the size to choose, measure your dog then call our office at (715) 235-6502 and we will do our best to help you decide the best style and size of muzzle for your dog.

Sizing Tips & Chart

There are a few things you need to know about sizing a muzzle for your dog:

  1. The muzzle cannot be longer than your dog’s actual "nose length". If the muzzle is longer than your dog's nose length, the muzzle will be in the dog's line of vision.
  2. The muzzle's circumference must be larger than your dog's "nose circumference." We recommend between one and three inches larger than your dog's measurement. If the muzzle is the exact same size as your dog's nose, the dog won't be able to pant. It is very important that you give your dog enough room to pant while wearing the muzzle.
SizesLengthCircumference
Size 33.25"11.5"
Size 3X3.75"13"
Size 44.5"13"
Size 54.25"16.5"
Reviews
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I can not get over how much I love this muzzle!

I initially bought another popular brand and after not having enough pant room in it I purchased this jafco.

This muzzle allows for as much panting room as my girl needs during our vet visits. The straps and muzzle are both very good quality and there's no way my dog could bite through it.

Highly recommend this muzzle for anyone in the market.

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Sizing is very accurate. Our dog's nose length and circumference were EXACTLY the size for the muzzle selected. Had to reshape foam and plastic with Dremel sanding drum at areas that otherwise would press on dog's eyelids. Used hole punch to create 2 additional holes more in line with dog's nostrils to ease breathing. Also beveled the plastic's sharp edges on the underside to prevent chaffing. Appears to be made from quality materials which should be easy to clean and anticipate reasonably long life of product. Purchased to prevent chewing on dog's front feet. Our dog has a robust muscular head shape yet this product fits well, touching his nose and allowing him to pant and drink as needed. Would buy again.

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