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20 Winter Warmers for Dogs in 2020

Brrr it's getting cold outside and it's officially snuggle weather time! When you're sharing your bed with your dogs, you notice they're not that keen on early morning starts and quickly make a beeline for the stairs in the evenings.

Not every dog needs help to keep warm but many dogs do. For dogs that live in our heated, insulated homes, they can find going out in winter weather a bit of a shock, especially thin-coated dogs, puppies, elderly or sick dogs or breeds that are not very hardy... 

Our dogs certainly feel the cold too, so we went on the hunt for some great products to help keep our Aussie dogs cosy and warm throughout winter, not to mention on trend!


folded hand-knitted cable jumpers in four colours
These luxury, hand-knitted cable jumpers by Pooky + Boo are proudly made in Western Australia with your pooch’s style and comfort in mind. 

Made from 100% Australian Alpaca yarn, the fabrics are soft to touch and perfect for sensitive skin, with no lanolin to give them highly hypoallergenic qualities.

The yarn is breathable with a slight stretch, with our range of sizes providing the perfect fit for all fur babies. Alpaca fibre is naturally water-repellent and has a light-weight feel, keeping your pooch warm and cosy during all the seasons.

Available in small, medium and large.

RRP: $70.00 from www.pookyandboo.com.au



Dog sits wearing Ani Jumper in orange leopard with woman standing behindFor dog owners that take their fashion seriously, this is a totally on-trend urban look for mum and pooch exclusive to Top Dog Boutique!

Your pampered pooch will feel like he’s the grooviest dog in town when wearing the Max-Bone Ani Jumper (Leopard Print in Orange) .

This super soft knit jumper is a sleeveless, roll neck design with embroidered lettering, perfect to snuggle in. It makes your dog look cute and can help minimise shedding. But when you decide to head out, there’s a handy hole in the back to clip your leash.

Available in 4 sizes (Small to XL – up to 66cm back length)

RRP: $89.00 from www.topdogboutique.com.au




The unique design of the Llama Poncho by Alqo Wasi is an homage to the homespun Andean market sweaters of yesteryear… 

Maltese wearing Alqo Wasi Llama Poncho and Dachshund wearing Jumper version
Ethnic patterning takes inspiration from the Peruvian Llama. Llamas were domesticated in the Andean Highlands of Perú 4,000-5,000 years ago.  

The Llama design combines with ethnographic Peruvian symbols in a rhythmic fusion of colour and history. For active days, you can secure your pup's poncho with a convenient belly string.

This model features a ribbed turtleneck and convenient leash opening (also available as a standard knit without the fringes). Many other stunning designs now available from DOGUE online.


It comes in sizes from XXS to XL. Our lead image features the Mountain Grey jumper.

RRP: US$49.00-$58.00 from alqowasi.com 


For a chance to Win 1 of 2 ALQO WASI Dog Sweaters* (*design of your choice, excludes Luxury Collection), enter our competition before 06/05/2020.


From the Melbourne designer team that made denim for dogs a fashion must-have worldwide!

Miniature Pinscher wearing PetHaus Hoodies in Leopard print and Tan
The Wild Ones Dog Hoodies by PetHaus can be totally personalised. Get wild and add your own name or favourite slogan for a personalised dog hoodie that will turns heads and stop traffic!

The 70's Tan Hoodies come with complimentary gold on black text print whilst the Leopard print comes with stand out white on black text print.

These thick comfy Hoodies (featuring a harness hole) are great for chilling this winter and look wicked layered under the Pethaus trademark denim dog jackets.

The Hoodies are cropped under the chest so there's no bathroom mishaps and have been rigorously tested by Willie dog and Trigger pup in battle.

RRP: from $49.95 at pethaus.com.au




The Kotes by Kobe limited edition Kobes&Mags range is made from recycled dog fur, more specifically Pyrenean Mountain Dog Kobe and his litter mate Magnus! 

Great Pyrenean Mountain Dog and owner wear matching scarves viewed from the back
Their fur is blended with wool and alpaca fibres along with a touch of nylon, before being spun into their own specialty yarn. 

The yarn is then twisted with a supersoft blue merino for a heathered effect, and finally knitted into our traditional dog scarf design. 


Not only will this chunky knit keep your pups stylishly warm in all seasons, it’s also their chance to wear a piece of the CEO!

The Kobes&Mags Skarf is available in four sizes for dogs (S, M, L and XL) and there’s a matching one for humans too!

RRP: from $54.99 (dog scarf) at kotesbykobe.com.au










If you have an older dog or slippery floors (tiles, hardwood), anti-slip dog socks could help prevent a bad fall and literally be a lifesaver!

RC Pet Products Pawks Puppet dog socks red grey and whiteWe love the look and quality of Pawks' Anti-Slip Socks. They provide traction on slippery surfaces, paw protection for dogs with foot injuries, increased mobility for older dogs or dogs with hip injuries and help protect your hardwood floors from scratches. 

If you need an indoor/outdoor sock, there’s a Sport Pawks model, which comes with a waterproof silicon sole.

Available in 6 sizes, from XXSmall to Xlarge in a range of designs but we couldn’t resist this puppet design! 
The most important is choosing the right size for your dog’s paw (measuring under the paw) as you want them to fit snuggly!

RRP: $17.18 (set of 4) via amazon.com.au




Dog wears dog pyjamas in pale blue with yellow stars standing on pavers
For those for whom their dog is the star that shines the brightest!

Keep your furry friend toasty warm on cold winter nights with these starry four-legged dog pyjamas 
lined with fleece for extra warmth, from Melbourne-based More Than Paws. 

Easy to put on and using domed closures for snug fitting. These dog PJs come in seven sizes to suit all sizes from Chihuahuas up to Labradors.

Available in Pale Blue or Pale Pink with Yellow stars.


Australian Dog Lover readers can save $10 by using the promo code SUMMER at the checkout!

RRP: $39.95 from www.morethanpaws.com.au




The only jacket your pup will need this winter! 
The Talon Raincoat exclusive to Top Dog Boutique is bright, stylish and practical. 

Talon Raincoat modelled by @teddygramnyc  
The water repellent fabric ensures your pup stays dry even on the wettest of walks (without ruining their hair!).

Featuring a removable snap off hood and adjustable sleeves for a multi-functional look. This jacket has it all including mesh lining, two small pockets, gunmetal hardware and even a hole for their lead to clip onto their collar! To ensure the perfect fit and comfortable walkies, the jacket fastens under their belly.

If yellow isn’t their colour, the Talon Raincoat is also available in Olive green and Midnight


RRP: $109.95 from 
www.topdogboutique.com.au




Some dogs are harder to buy for because of their unique shape, which is why Annie’s Coats has been designing specifically to suit Greyhounds since 2005.


We love the look of the Hipster Allsorts, perfect for all those hounds needing extra coverage for those chilly evenings or venturing outdoors during the day.

This model features a double fleece with a 1 ½ inch belly strap with a Velcro fastener, a long hood to keep that nose warm plus a hipster black trim! 
Available in 8 colours and 4 sizes (Small to Large).

There’s also Hipster Home Coat design which comes with a shorter black hood / neck.


RRP: $63.00 (includes postage) from www.anniescoats.org




The EzyDog Thermax Vest by is the first ever 'skin' style of dog coat that generates warmth via the insulation of a dog's natural body heat. 

The Thermax Vest contours perfectly to the shape of the dog's torso, making it the perfect dog coat for running, trekking or any other type of demanding dog walk.

The Thermax's durable YKK zip, thermoseal taped seams and water -resistant coating guarantees that this dog jacket will hold up against the elements.

This new style of dog jacket offers your dog unhindered movement, whilst offering you the convenience of tethering of your leash to your dog, without needing to adjust your dog's jacket.

Perfect for active dogs and owners, the streamline fit of the Thermax Vest's ensures that your dog can enjoy their daily walk with no limitations, whatever the weather.

RRP: from $89.95 from ezydog.com.au




Exclusive to Melbourne-based The Paw Principality, the trendy Active Fit Wear dog coats are made with high quality material and provide maximum protection on cold rainy days.

Perfect for the active pet owner who likes to brave the elements with their pooch! The material is lightweight, windproof and waterproof. 


Your dog raincoat will come in a compact carry bag for those day trips to the park, the beach etc. An extra bonus for winter are the reflective strips for visibility in dim light.


It comes in 8 sizes and two colours: Red or Green
There's also an Olive Green version covering up all four legs!

RRP: $89.50 - $119.50 at 
pawprincipality.com.au



Prestige Pet Products have introduced two new dog coat colours to chase away the winter blues: Royal Purple (Dapper) and Flamingo Pink with Grey Trim (Supreme).
The ZEEZ® Supreme Dog Coats are a fabulous redesign of the Original ThermoMaster. The metal etched buckles are high quality and so easy to use with their quick snap function.

The exterior is 1680 Denier with PU coating making it waterproof, showerproof and water resistant. The inside lining is a luxurious, soft faux fur.

The ZEEZ® Dapper Dog Coats are made from tough 420 Denier Jacquard polyester with a PU Coating making the outer shell water and showerproof, keeping your dog dry on rainy days! The polar fleece inner will keep your dog warm and adjustable Velcro straps makes for an easy fit. Also with a reflective ribbon for safe night walks.

RRP: from $27.99 (Dapper); from $49.99 (Supreme) from www.thevetshed.com.au



The perfect bed to calm and relax your pet, this Soothing & Calming Cuddler from Snooza has super soft long pile faux fur paired with soft raised walls and a deep sleeping area provide the ultimate retreat for anxious pets and those that relish the feeling of safety and security. 

The Soothing & Calming Cuddler is available in Mink, Silver Fox and Dune across 4 sizes and invites hours of delicious snoozing. 

With removable and replaceable covers on both the outer ring and cushion, this bed is fully machine washable - even the filling!

Filled with Snoozafill, Snooza’s Australian Foam and recycled PET fibre mix, zippered access to the inner liners means you can top up your filling if you ever need to.

RRP $99.90 – $229.90 from www.snooza.com.au



Designed in Australia, Pet-Mats are the latest in heated pads for pets, utilising carbon fibre technology. 

This results in a more economical heating device for keeping your dogs (and cats) warm, particularly beneficial if your pet is hairless, elderly, sick or suffers from joint pain and arthritis.

The latest model includes a thermal cut-off so you can simply switch on your Pet-Mat™, and leave it on safely on top of a flat surface. 

The Pet-Mat™ is available in three sizes: Small, Medium and Large.

RRP: from $94.50 at petmat.com.au



These handmade to order Dog Sleeping Bags by My Dachshund Online are fully lined and are three layers thick for warmth and comfort. 

Your pooch will happily burrow down and snuggle in for the night. 

My Dachshund Online are the experts for all things Dachshund (the bag will fit 1-3 mini Dachies or up to 2 standards) but these are suitable for most dog breeds (approx 1m wide x 75cm deep). 

With a great range of fabrics available with more added regularly, these have been selling out for thirteen years! 


RRP: $75 at www.mydachshundonline.com.au






Australian made and owned Henry Hottie pet beds are not only Australia’s most loved therapeutic non-toxic pet bed, they are now the only patented pet bed globally!

The mattress is created using specially designed thermally-bonded fibres so the bed will hold a species-appropriate level of warmth enveloping your pet’s body, without overheating.

Patented for its therapeutic and post-op recovery benefits, your pet will love sleeping in this bed, especially if they are feeling the effects of arthritis or muscle aches and pains.


Covers in organic fleece are now available, providing a whole new level of pure sleeping bliss! Cosy beds with sides (featured) will be available in June, made to fit all sizes (beds come in sizes from Small to XXL).

RRP: from $185.00 at www.henryhottie.com


Every dog deserves a nice, comfortable bed to sleep in and the Lexi & Me Teal Geo Flat Bed from PETstock is made just for that. 

With inserts to add extra plush to rest on, your dog will love to lounge and snooze on the cosy mat. 

The patterned, non-slip mat will not only keep your fur baby warm throughout winter but will also make for a stunning contribution to your home décor. 
Available in Small, Medium and Large.

RRP: $49.99-$84.99 at www.petstock.com.au





The Snuggle Blanket by Rascal Pets is a gorgeous soft minky fur blanket in light grey, contrasted with a dark suede backing. 

Designed for superior pet comfort, this blanket is of a quality that it can line your pooches' bed for extra warmth. Or you could use it as a doona for those cold nights or a couch throw for that special pet sitting space, just ask the cat...

It’s easily washable, chic and the colour will suit any home with style! Get your dogs cosy this winter with a Rascal Snuggle BlanketAvailable in one size only: 1.20m x 1.20m.  

Save 20% by using your exclusive promo code WINTER2020 before June 14.


RRP: $48.00 from www.rascalpets.com.au





The T & S Mink Blanket is the perfect winter present for your best friend. 


This beautiful soft blanket is all about luxury and cuddles on the lounge and is available in three beautiful colours: Grey, Mushroom, and Cream

This gorgeous blanket is made of soft poly plush fabric and offers warmth and security for your beloved pet. Not only will your pet love it, this blanket will suit any home décor with its classic style and neutral colours.

Very easy to care for as fully machine washable, it comes in two sizes: Small (95 x 76cm) and Large (150 x 100cm).

RRP: $29.95 - $49.95 from www.minipet.com.au




Technically not a winter warmer BUT it will help keep your dogs safe when you're out dog walking! Safeglow is an Australian company specialising in high-quality safety apparel for people and their pets. 

Their new reflective collars and leads are made with highly reflective nylon and glow intensely under car and street lights. Unlike simple reflective stitching, these collars are visible up to 300 metres away! 

For optimum safety and comfort, the matching reflective leads (1.2 m in length) feature a soft neoprene padded handle and a strong metal clip.

Safeglow® reflective collars are fully washable and come in small, medium and large sizes.

RRP: from $19.95 (collars); 
$29.95 (leads) at www.petlights.com.au

Don't forget to check these Winter Pet Care Tips for your Dogs!
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