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pig vest; protective dog vests

I am looking for dog vests for when bear hunting. anyone know where to find them??? thanks!

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pig vest; protective dog vests

they won't do ya much good they are too heavy for hunting bear in rough country we don't even use them in rough country hunting hogs due to weight

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pig vest; protective dog vests

Thanks for the info. We didnt realize they would be so heavy. Maybe we wont look into those much more.

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pig vest; protective dog vests
rmricha1 wrote:
Thanks for the info. We didnt realize they would be so heavy. Maybe we wont look into those much more.

it's not really so much the weight the vests are made for hogs they won't do ya much good for bear due to the different wounds the dogs recieve from the differnt ainimals. i don't use vests on my hounds at all just on the pits when we're catching hogs.