Halloween Safety – reflective collars and coats for pets

Sophie wearing her reflective collar by Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVMThis pet safety tip is good for Halloween and all year-round, especially the dark days of winter.

I go for early morning dog walks with my dog, and it is dark out there.  I brought a flashlight, but then the batteries were dying and it wasn’t bi-directional for the best visibility.

To be more visible to early morning commuters, I purchased a new reflective collar for Sophie (complimented by bright orange and hot pink) and a neon reflective vest and orange hat for me. We are now very hard-to-miss, if not stylish.

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