Are soft cones good for dogs? Seeing your dog wear a lampshade on their head can be stressful but take heart knowing that vets recommend cones to keep your furry friend safe. Cones prevent pups from scratching or biting an incision or wound, and keep them from licking topical ointments or allergy treatments.
What can I use instead of a dog cone? Store-Bought Dog Cone Alternatives:
Soft Collars. Flexible Fabric E-Collars. Inflatable E-Collars. Onesies or Clothing.
Can dogs sleep with a soft cone? You should not take a dog’s cone off at night. If you do take the cone off when your dog is sleeping, it could wake up and irritate the wound leading to infection and the possibility of further surgery.
What is the best cone for a dog after surgery?
- KONG EZ Soft E-Collar for Cats and Dogs.
- Alfie Pet Recovery Collar.
- Vivifying Pet Cone.
- Comfy Cone Pet Recovery Collar.
- E-KOMG Inflatable Dog Collar.