Hurtta Padded Harness

by Hurtta

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Hurtta Padded Harness

by Hurtta


A comfortable, quick drying harness for all dogs. 

Possibly one of the best and most effective harnesses around, the Hurtta Outdoors Padded Harness is a Scandinavian design for the active dog whether he is exploring woodland, swimming in the sea or pottering around town.

As an alternative to collars, Hurtta Harnesses are beautifully designed to distribute load across your dog's chest instead of his neck. A harness should be an accessory of interest if your dog suffers from back and neck problems.

The padded material is neoprene which is the same stuff wetsuits are made of so when your dog get's wet, his harness will dry very quickly but also won't rub him when wet or dry. 

The neoprene padding protects your dog from any rubbing under the armpits and prevents wear and tear on his fur even during demanding walks 

The outer webbing of the Padded Harness is rugged nylon that's dripping in 3M reflectors aiding visibility in low light conditions. Once you adjust the chest strap to fit your dog for the first time, this harness will go on in a flash from then on. 

There's a clever handle-loop at the top of the harness for close control in emergencies or if your little tinker is trying to run off! Attached to the handle-loop is a heavy duty steel ring for your lead and an ID tag. 

The harness is adjustable around the chest area and there should always be a little daylight around the neckline to allow your dog to move freely.

Check out the 'size chart', 'how to measure' guide and the image 'gallery' further down this page. Additionally do make use of our Size Guide Tool below to help you get in the right ballpark measuring wise. 

Available in  Raven,  Cherry  and  Juniper

  • Size Chart
  • How to Measure
  • Delivery & Returns
  • Reviews
Size Chest Max Neck
35 30-35cm 37cm
45 40-45cm 40cm
55 45-55cm 42cm
60 50-60cm 45cm
70 62-71cm 55cm
80 70-80cm 60cm
90 80-90cm 70cm
100 80-100cm 75cm
110 90-110cm 85cm
120 100-120cm 90cm


  1. Make sure your dog is standing upright and you have your tape measure handy.
  2. The chest (1) measurement should be taken from just behind your dog's front legs. Wrap the tape measure all the way around your dog's chest. We recommend adding a few fingers for comfort.
  3. The base of the neck (2) measurement is NOT the collar area but instead the very, very base of the neck. Wrap the tape measure around this part of the neck allowing for a good few fingers of room.


  1. Between sizes? Try measuring the chest for a fairly snug fit without room for your fingers. Then try measuring again with a few fingers in the tape measure. If your first 'close fit' measurement was already borderline and your 'fingers' measurement pushes the reading into the next size, we suggest going for the next size. If however both measurements fall within the smaller size, opt for the smaller size.
  2. Don't get hung up on the lower neck measurement as it is the least important part to the harness. We do however publish the neck sizes to aid owners with dogs who have huge necks in proportion to their chests, such as Pugs, who will need to keep an eye on the neck measurement. 


Active Hound delivers throughout the UK including the Highlands, Isle of Man and the Channel Islands as well as many overseas destinations. 

We aim to despatch your order the same working day if ordered by 3pm (Mon-Fri) and have your order with you within 48 hours after this time.

Do keep in mind that if you have ordered on a weekend, a bank holiday or if you live in a remote location, delivery might take a little longer. 

Royal Mail 48 and Parcel Force International Delivery - 1

Your beautiful items will be sent with Royal Mail on a Tracked 48 Hour Service. We're sorry we have to charge you £3.95 for delivery but if you spend £29 or more we'll pay the postage for you. 

We do offer our customers the chance to upgrade their postage to Royal Mail Tracked 24 (usually 1 working day) and also Royal Mail Special Delivery (guaranteed for next day delivery before 1pm). 

Any orders destined for other countries will be sent with on a tracked service with our international couriers: Parcel Force or DPD. International shipping rates are offered to you when you go to checkout and before you pay anything. 


We cheerfully accept items back for a refund or exchange within 14 calendar days from the day you receive your goods from Active Hound.

To return something to us, simply fill in your returns form (this is placed in with your order) and post the parcel back to us. Please ensure the tags remain attached and items are in a saleable condition.

Returns are typically processed within 48 hours and we keep you posted by email. 

Please note that postage costs are non refundable under any circumstances other than if the products you have received are faulty.

Items marked as "clearance" are heavily reduced in price and cannot be returned for a refund or an exchange. 

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This service is offered by PayPal and in a nutshell, they'll cover your return shipping up to the value of £15! What are you waiting for?