20 Best Dog Collars

Written by Dr. Tom Bakerfield

Written by Dr. Tom Bakerfield

Dr. Tom Bakerfield is an expert author at WhyDoPets and a doctor of veterinary medicine. He's been working with animals for more than 15 years and he is the fourth generation of VETs in his family. He got his degree from University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University and he completed his clinical year in 1999.

Having a pet dog by your side is a feeling nobody can put into words, it is a roller coaster ride. From deciding what you should feed your pet dog to what type of collar should you buy to hang his lease, there are many questions that come in our mind. There are many accessories that your dogs need and you as a dog owner must be unaware of them in the first place, doing well-defined research about the needs of your dog is always recommended to new dog owners whose life would change the moment a furry friend would enter their life.

As dog keeping has emerged as a trend, so many fancy accessories are available in the market to make your pet look well-groomed and smart. One such important accessory is a dog collar that would differentiate your dog from others and would reflect your dog’s personality. Dog collars can be used to hang their lease, license, ID card, and their vaccination reports. Collars or dogs are also used to train them well, discourage them from barking unnecessary, and protect them from injuries. Each dog collar is suited for a specific dog according to the comfort it gives.

Dog collars are not merely for decoration and identification but serve many purposes. It is your duty as a dog owner to select the most appropriate dog collar for your dog from a vast range of collars available to him like Flat, Martingale, Head Collars, Aversive Collars, Choke Chain, Shock Collars, Vibrating Collars and many more. According to the needs and personality of your dog, you need to choose a one that would suit all your purposes and most importantly your dog should feel comfortable. These days, there are many variations in the style of dog collars available in the market.

So, I have got you the list of 20 dog collars that would keep your dog safe and at the same time, he will look well-dressed.

1. Puccybell Nylon dog collar and dog leash (1.5 m) in a set, geometric design, for small, medium, and large dogs HLS008 (M, Orange colorful)

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5/5

Looking for a very colorful and attractive collar for your dog that would fit his neck completely then you landed at the right place. This multi-colored collar with geometric patterns is suitable for small, medium,, and large dogs and your dog would feel comfortable enough to wear it every day without any hesitation. The collar has contrasting colors o the inside and the outside, and your dog would feel that he is taken care of properly. The size of the collar would be perfect, and it won’t be too tight and too loose for your dog, because if that happens there won’t be any use of this colorful collar. It is made of nylon that won’t cause any type of irritation to your dog and the non-slip grip is best for dog owners who don’t want to lose hold of their dogs.

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Puccybell Nylon dog collar and dog leash (1.5 m) in a set, geometric design, for small, medium, and large dogs HLS008 (M, Orange colorful)
Puccybell Nylon dog collar and dog leash

2. Kaka mall Pet Safety Collar Padded Mesh Soft 3M Reflective Adjustable Breathable for Puppy Extra Small Dogs Cats (XS, Blue)

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5/5

This modern-looking and the elegant blue-collar is perfect for dogs who wish to like neutral colors. The material is safe to use in summers as well as other seasons and has an ergonomic grip to hold your dog whenever required. The material used in manufacturing the collar is strong and it won’t break easily as it is durable enough to be used in a long run. The buckle that is used to put on and take off the collar is too lightweight and moreover made of good quality plastic so that it can be used for a longer time. Moreover, it is equipped with reflective material, so you can spot your dog easily at night also. In addition to it, the collar would be of adjustable length and would be easy to wear.

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Kaka mall Pet Safety Collar Padded Mesh Soft 3M Reflective Adjustable Breathable for Puppy Extra Small Dogs Cats (XS, Blue)
Kaka mall Pet Safety Collar Padded

3. Didog Soft Leather Padded Custom Dog Collar with Personalized Nameplate and D Ring, Engraved Dog Collars for Small Medium Large Dogs,Brown,XL

Our Rating:
5/5

Didog is a very reputed brand when it comes to dog accessories, they provide you with all the basic accessories that your dog needs. It is a collar and leash set made of environment-friendly microfiber with a very delicate and irritation-free surface. This won’t create any sort of burden on your dog as the material is very lightweight and breathable. The color range is also very diverse, and they come in five sizes, so, you can choose what suits your dog the best. It is a perfect choice for dog training, walking, and other outdoor activities. The most fantastic part is that you can customize it as per your requirement and engrave your dog’s name on it is in bold letters, so everyone knows it. The quality of the product is 100% safe and can be used many times.

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Didog Soft Leather Padded

4. Beirui Soft Padded Genuine Leather Dog collar Personalized,Free Engraving No falling-off Nameplate Dog Collar,Pink,S(27-33cm Neck Size)

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5/5

Do you often worry why your dog always tear up his collar, and you need to buy him a new one every time? Then you can buy this Beirui Soft Padded Genuine Leather collar, and you won’t see that happening again. It is the perfect blend of design and premium quality, and your dog would love wearing this all through the day and at night too. It comes in 7 vibrant colors and 5 different sizes, so you can choose what suits your dog the best. It has a handmade stylish braided design with an adjustable buckle attached to it. In addition to this, it has a stainless steel nameplate engraved to it which would have your dog initials on it. Moreover, this dog collar is so different that you can spot your dog from a distance.

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Beirui Soft Padded Genuine Leather Dog collar Personalized,Free Engraving No falling-off Nameplate Dog Collar,Pink,S(27-33cm Neck Size)
Beirui Soft Padded Genuine Leather

5. Mihqy Leather Custom Dog Collar with ID Tag Engraved Nameplate - Personalized Dog Collars Engraved for Small Medium Large Dog

Our Rating:
5/5

As dog keeping is becoming a new-age trend, so, it important that all dog owners still keep their values intact. So, if you are hunting for a very basic yet elegant and stylish collar then you can choose this leather collar with an ID Tag Engraved Nameplate on it. It is soft yet gives a sturdy finish and is connected with a D-ring connector that makes pulling in and off your dog very easily. The metal on the nameplate is of chief quality so that prevents rust. The nameplate can have your dog’s name, your phone number, or any short text that you want to add to enhance his style. The leather used in making the product is of premium quality.

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Mihqy Leather Custom Dog Collar with ID Tag Engraved Nameplate - Personalized Dog Collars Engraved for Small Medium Large Dog
Mihqy Leather Custom Dog Collar

6. Beirui Floral Pattern Personalized Dog Collar with Engraved Name Plate - Premium Custom Dog Collar with Stainless Steel Buckle - Adjustable Dog ID Collar for Small Medium Large Dogs, Pink Flower,S

Our Rating:
4.5/5

Floral patterns are loved by everyone and yes even dogs. This kind of pattern relaxes your mind and calms down your body as they are very soothing to even watch. These floral printed collars are designed with the utmost safety and the best available material. They are very comfortable and very easy to clean also. In addition to it, the floral pattern collars are matched with golden hardware to give these collars a very royal and unique look. It comes in 3 sizes and 3 different patterns that are loved by your dog. The quality of the nameplate is also very amazing, and moreover the letters and numbers are not engraved but printed using laser machines. The material used is not at all heavy and won’t cause any interruption in your dog’s daily activity.

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Beirui Floral Pattern Personalized Dog Collar with Engraved Name Plate - Premium Custom Dog Collar with Stainless Steel Buckle - Adjustable Dog ID Collar for Small Medium Large Dogs, Pink Flower,S
Beirui Floral Pattern Personalized Dog Collar

7. Taglory Reflective Dog Collar, Adjustable Nylon Dog Collar for Small Dogs, Baby Pink

Our Rating:
4.5/5

A two-layer dog collar that is made of reflective material and nylon webbing to give your dog the best comfort. It is available in 7 colors and has different sizes to fit your dog’s neck according to your dog’s breed and size. The reflective material offers visibility day and night and allows vehicles to see your dog even from distances. Along with it is made of waterproof nylon and rust-resistant buckle to pull your dogs lease well without any discomfort. The D-ring attached to the collar is at the right spot, so you can easily attach the tags or IDs to your dog’s collar easily.

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Taglory Reflective Dog Collar, Adjustable Nylon Dog Collar for Small Dogs, Baby Pink
Taglory Reflective Dog Collar

8. Vivifying Leather Dog Collar, Durable and Comfortable Genuine Leather Pet Collar for Large, Medium and Small Dogs, Adjustable 14.3-18.4 Inches (Dark Brown)

Our Rating:
4.5/5

Dog collars are used not only for identification but serve many other purposes, it is your duty as a dog owner to provide your dog with a collar that gives him comfort so that he does not develop any health problems such as body pain, muscle pull, etc. This dog collar is very elegant and made with pure quality genuine leather so that your dog does not catch any type of skin related disease. The inner material of the collar is so soft that it won’t hurt your dog if you pull him. The D-ring attached to it is made of zinc alloy that won’t catch rust anytime and will always look new. So this collar is very easy to use.

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Vivifying Leather Dog Collar, Durable and Comfortable Genuine Leather Pet Collar for Large, Medium and Small Dogs, Adjustable 14.3-18.4 Inches (Dark Brown)
Vivifying Leather Dog Collar

9. lionet paws Cotton Dog Collar with Bowtie, Durable Adjustable and Comfortable Collar for Large Dogs, Neck 16-24in

Our Rating:
4.5/5

Is your dog bored with the regular dog collars, then this bow dog collar is the perfect choice for your dog. The material used is pure cotton which is very comfortable and would cause your dog no harm. The bow tie and the collar can be separated from each other easily and you can attach them with any other collar if you want to change the style of your dog’s collar. The bowtie is attached by two elastic straps that can be removed whenever required. Moreover, the collar can be washed easily in the washing machine and bowtie can be rinsed in water with a bit of soap in it. In addition to this amazing red and black collar, you get this product in five sizes also.

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lionet paws Cotton Dog Collar with Bowtie

10. Taglory Unique Designer Soft Dog Collars, Western Pattern Large Dog Collar for Boy Girl Dogs, Brown Ethnic

Our Rating:
4.5/5

Taglory is a premium dog collar brand. It has a unique design pattern so that you can spot your dog from a distance and that too very easily. This type of dog collar is perfect for adult dogs and would fit them completely. The material used is polyester fiber and is very easy to wash, you can just add some detergent and give it a twirl in your washing machine. The quick-release button is wear-tear resistant, and you can easily wash it too. The added part is that it comes with a matching lease so that your dog feels very comfortable and attractive.

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Taglory Unique Designer Soft Dog Collars, Western Pattern Large Dog Collar for Boy Girl Dogs, Brown Ethnic
Taglory Unique Designer Soft Dog Collars

11. Rantow Adjustable Comfortable Finest Genuine Brown Leather Pet Dogs Collars For Medium/Large Dogs, Neck Size 13 Inch to 20 Inch, 1 Inch Wide

Our Rating:
4/5

Searching for a dog collar which is original and unique in a way, and what matters the most is that it is hand-stitched. It is made of the finest leather and suedette material that has a perfect finish and gives your dog an elegant look. The buckle opening and closure process is very easy and the buckle is made of a raw antique metal that lasts long without getting spoil at any cost. The leather used is very soft and won’t cause any irritation to your dog’s skin and the padded side of the collar is very neatly stitched to avoid any issues. Moreover, it is suitable for medium to large dogs and would fit well.

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Rantow Adjustable Comfortable Finest Genuine Brown Leather Pet Dogs Collars For Medium/Large Dogs, Neck Size 13 Inch to 20 Inch, 1 Inch Wide
Rantow Adjustable Comfortable Finest

12. Bymia Strong Rope Dog Collar large dogs Training Collars Soft Genuine Leather - HandMade - 60cm

Our Rating:
4/5

A dog collar should not be so tight to choke your dog’s neck or so loose that it slips off your dog’s neck, it should be the perfect fit. If you are hunting for something that is very affordable and can be used for a long duration then you landed in the right place. It is made of the strongest material that is used in police and military training, so there is no point that it would ripe off at any cost. It has a very classic and elegant design so that your dog would look very smart and attractive. The cotton rope is attached to a leather part that has a buckle attached to it. It is made of stainless steel and won’t rust even in harsh conditions.

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Bymia Strong Rope Dog Collar large dogs Training Collars Soft Genuine Leather - HandMade - 60cm
Bymia Strong Rope Dog Collar

13. UMI. Essential Durable Classic Solid Color Dog Lead 150 cm x 1.5cm in Olive, Small, Basic Leads for Dogs

Our Rating:
4/5

A collar should be strong enough to catch hold of your dog even when he pushes off with his full strength. So this UMI collar is an ideal pick for energetic dogs who are filled with strength and power to catch hold of your dog. It is made up of polyester fiber that is stitched and webbed well to ensure durability to your dog’s collar. The color range offered is varied and it comes in 7 colors that are very bright and attractive so that you can easily identify your dog in any situation. The package comes with a matching harness and is suitable for small to large dogs, so you can choose according to your dog’s size. You can easily wash off the collar by dipping it in a bucket or in a machine.

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UMI. Essential Durable Classic Solid Color

14. Strong Dog Choke Chain Training Collar for Large Dogs 3mm x 50cm

Our Rating:
4/5

A new-age trending accessory is this choker collar that is made up of stainless steel and has a loop to attach a lease and some tags carrying useful information about your pet dog like his name, address, owner’s phone number, etc. Choker collars are the best for dogs that have aggressive tendencies, so they try to maintain the composure of dogs and help them to relax and stay calm. The whole body is made with premium quality steel that won’t break or tear even after repeated usages. As it is made up of metal, and no sort of clothing material it is very easy on your dog’s skin and won’t cause any sort of damage to his body. The other fantastic part is that it fits every dog that it is really adjustable and you don’t need to measure your dog’s neck before buying this one. It is suited to fit all dogs irrespective of their size and body.

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Strong Dog Choke Chain Training Collar for Large Dogs 3mm x 50cm
Strong Dog Choke Chain Training Collar

15. DUPFY 24MM Dog Collar Personalizedl Stainless Steel Big Dog Training Collar Cuban Link Necklace Chain for Dog 24MM*45CM

Our Rating:
4/5

Looking for a very bad and strong dog collar so, you can easily control your dog. So you can choose this environment-friendly metal that is gold-plated. The chain is rust-free and won’t damage your dog’s furry coat at all and would protect him from all skin related infections. This dog collar looks like a complete royal chain and your dog would have a feeling that he is a king. The lock design that this collar has is unique and different from the other collars as it is made of the same metal only. All the chains are fully welded and your dog would feel secured wearing this strong and durable collar.

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DUPFY 24MM Dog Collar Personalizedl

16. Graceful life Personalized Dog ID Collar, Personalized Dog Tag Chain Phone Name ID Collar for Big Large Small Dog, Neck 10"-27", Adjustable Collars for Dogs

Our Rating:
3.5/5

Dogs are very cheerful and energetic creatures, so they need to be given special training and needs to be controlled so that they don’t harm the environment and stay controlled. This color has a very innovative design as it is made up of thin threads that are stitched together, and they carry all the essential information about your dog so that it is easy to identify and trace him in case of any happening. They have different designs and colors available so, you can choose from the list provided. Moreover, you can also add a fun element by adding some logos that justifies your dog in the right manner.in addition to it, the embroidery is long-lasting that would keep your collar durable.

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Graceful life Personalized Dog ID Collar, Personalized Dog Tag Chain Phone Name ID Collar for Big Large Small Dog, Neck 10"-27", Adjustable Collars for Dogs
Graceful life Personalized Dog ID Collar

17. PETCUTE Personalized dog collar custom dog collars with engraved nameplate for large dogs personalized dog name tags PU leather XL

Our Rating:
3.5/5

Compromising on the quality of your dog’s collar should never be done. It is your responsibility to provide him with accessories that are of premium quality. The material used in making this collar is a microfiber and two-layer leather that is very skin-friendly for your dog. The buckles and the D-ring are made of electroplated iron wire that does not rust and is very durable. The engravings made on the collar is very clear and would help to clearly identify your dog. Moreover, the collar is lightweight and very comfortable with your dogs of all ages and sizes. If you have queries regarding this product they offer an ultimate platform for solving them too.

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PETCUTE Personalized dog collar custom dog collars with engraved nameplate for large dogs personalized dog name tags PU leather XL
PETCUTE Personalized dog collar

18. Emwel Pet Inflatable Collar for Large Dogs, Comfy Pet Collar Cone for Recovery, Inflatable Basic Dog Collars, L

Our Rating:
3.5/5

If your dog is suffering from any kind of injuries and wounds, and is in the habit of licking his wound regularly you need to buy him a collar so that he stays from touching this wound as it would lead to more health issues. The material used in making this collar is very soft and comfortable and your dog would feel relaxed, and he won’t be able to reach his wound due to the distance between the collars and his wound. The opening of the collar is so adjustable so, you can adjust it according to your dog’s body type.

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Emwel Pet Inflatable Collar

19. Blueberry Pet Nautical Flags Inspired Designer Basic Dog Collar, Neck 18"-26", Large, Collars for Dogs

Our Rating:
3.5/5

Your cheerful and energetic furry friend needs a collar that defines who he actually is. This collar is available in vibrant colors so that your dog is always in a cheerful mood whenever he is wearing this collar. The pattern on the collar is a basic design, so that your dog won’t feel uncomfortable. The material used is nylon which is safe and irritation-free on your dog’s skin. Moreover, the buckles of the collar are made from eco-friendly plastic and if you are buying this product you are making the right purchase.

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Blueberry Pet Nautical Flags Inspired Designer Basic Dog Collar, Neck 18"-26", Large, Collars for Dogs
Blueberry Pet Nautical Flags

20. Personalised Custom Leather Dog Puppy Collar | Design Your Unique Pet ID Tag | Laser Engraved - Size 1, Red

Our Rating:
3.5/5

Want your dog to come back home when he goes missing then, you should definitely get him this personalized collar. The collar is available in five colors and uses a laser to engrave letters and alphabets on fine leather that can go around your dog’s neck. The product is very comfortable and soft. The collar can be hand washed or machine washed and can be left to flat dry for sometimes. The collar won’t tear even if your dog bites it often, as this is what premium quality promises.

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Personalised Custom Leather Dog Puppy Collar | Design Your Unique Pet ID Tag | Laser Engraved - Size 1, Red
Personalised Custom Leather Dog Puppy Collar

So, I hope you will be able to find a perfect collar for your dog that would suit his personality the best.

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