Updated: Aug 11, 2019
We are trying something new with the BHARCS blogs - guest blogs! This first one is from Julia Robertson, founder of Galen Therapy Centre. The article gets a bit technical, but is still an easy read to gain an anatomical perspective on the matter. Thus far, we have been talking about the need to move away from a collar, focusing mainly on the valuable organs of the neck. Julia takes a look at the impact of collars on the muscles of the neck.
One common argument given in defense of collars is that the dogs neck has big strong muscles around the neck and so can take the impact of a collar. Well...read full article here.