The Ruffwear Palisades Pack makes multi-day backcountry adventures possible with features like removable saddlebags, two collapsible water bottles, and a load compression system. This fully-featured dog pack uses a modified Web Master Harness frame with four points of attachment to ensure load stability and comfortable weight distribution. It’s recommended that your dog carry no more than 25% of their body weight in their dog pack. If your dog is new to dog packs, start with a light load and work up to a heavier load as your dog gets accustomed to wearing the pack. The Palisades Pack is available in 3 sizes. Select the correct size based on your dog’s girth (measurement around the widest part of the rib cage). Small: 22-27 inches (56-69 cm); Medium: 27-32 inches (69-81 cm); Large/X-Large: 32-42 inches (81-107 cm). Weight & Capacity: Small: 1.75 lb (0.8 kg) / 610 in³ (10 L) capacity; Medium: 1.85 lb (0.84 kg) / 793 in³ (14 L) capacity; Large/X-Large: 2.15 lb (0.98 kg) / 1098 in³ (19 L) capacity. Washing Instructions: Pack: Secure the fasteners; Remove collapsible water bottles; Hand wash with mild detergent; Hang dry. Bottles: Hand wash with dish soap; Rinse thoroughly; Air Dry; Store with cap removed.FULL-FEATURED, BACKCOUNTRY PACK: The Palisades Pack includes hydration bottles and spacious saddlebags ideal for multi-day backcountry adventures with your canine companion. The modified Web Master Harness, with four attachment points, provides load stability and comfortable weight distribution. The reflective trim helps you keep an eye on your dog, even in low-light visibility environments.
REMOVABLE SADDLEBAGS AND LOAD COMPRESSION: Easily remove the saddlebags from the pack to lighten your dog’s load and give him more freedom of movement at rest stops or for water crossings. The pack also features a load compression system to ensure the load is secure while traveling.
SECURE LEASH ATTACHMENT AND PADDED HANDLE: The Palisades Pack offers a secure leash attachment point via the single-piece, anodized aluminum V-ring, making it easy for you to attach a leash to the pack when you want to keep your dog close. The padded assistance handle makes it easy to help your dog up and over obstacles.
COLLAPSIBLE HYDRATION BOTTLES: The Palisades Pack includes 2 collapsible, BPA-free hydration bottles, each with a 1 liter capacity, to ensure your dog has the water necessary for wherever your adventures may take you.
PALISADES PACK SIZING: The Palisades Pack is available in 3 sizes (see images for sizing chart): Small: 22-27 inches (56-69 cm); Medium: 27-32 inches (69-81 cm); Large/X-Large: 32-42 inches (81-107 cm). Choose the right size based on your dog’s girth. Girth can be determined by measuring around the widest part of the rib cage. For in between sizes, choose the smallest size.