A neck circumference
B chest circumference
C back length
The length of the back determines the size of the outfit, which is stated in the name of the outfit. Always measure the dog while standing. If the dog is restless, measure it with the help of another person.
Dimensions are measured in dogs and bitches in the same way, all clothes have the same cut and thus meet the needs of both sexes. A suitable tool for measuring a dog is a classic tailor's tape measure.
How to measure?
Measure the circumference of the neck at the widest point of the neck, from the level of the withers.
It is advisable to leave a reserve so that the dog can breathe freely and move his head.
Measure the circumference of the chest at the widest point of the chest. When measuring, it is advisable to insert two fingers under the meter so that the suit is not too tight.
Back length, measure the distance between the cock and the root of the tail