• Second Skin™ Harness - Howling Dog Alaska
  • Second Skin™ Harness
  • Second Skin™ Harness - Howling Dog Alaska
  • Second Skin™ Harness - Howling Dog Alaska
  • Second Skin™ Harness

Howling Dog Enterprises

Second Skin™ Harness

$39.00 USD



This harness fits a dog’s body like a glove!

Our Second Skin™ Harness is an ultra-light and ultra-modern harness. It is made out of breathable and quick-drying mesh fabric. This harness is very comfortable for the dog to wear and it is suitable for any activity where the point of attachment is higher or even with the dog’s back. This includes skijoring, bikejoring, scootering, jogging as well as recreational sledding. The length of the Second Skin™ Harness (including the tug loop) is about the same as the length of a regular x-back harness. But unlike an x-back harness, our Second Skin™ Harness will relieve the pressure off the dog’s hips. Unlike other "short" harnesses the pull force here is evenly distributed and comes both from the top and the underside of the harness.

This soft harness is an ideal harness for short-haired dogs and for dogs suffering from rubs from other harnesses. 

The Second Skin Harness was not designed to withstand the abuse of  "crazy" sled dog teams.

Receive a free Howling Dog Alaska keychain with every Second Skin™ Harness purchase.


How to measure for a proper harness fit: Measure the circumference of your dog’s neck from an inch or so above the shoulder blades to an inch or so above the breastbone and back, then compare that measurement to the sizing chart. If the neck size and suggested weight don’t match, go with the bigger harness to ensure the body strap won't sit too close to the dog's armpits.



  • XXS 16 inches (20 - 29 lbs.)
  • XS 17 inches (30 - 39 lbs.)
  • •S 18 inches (40 - 49 lbs.)
  • •M 19 inches (50 - 59 lbs.)
  • •L 20 inches (60 - 69 lbs.)
  • •XL 21 inches (70 - 79 lbs.)
  • •XXL 22 inches (80 - 89 lbs.)


IMPORTANT NOTICE: This harness is exchangeable (returnable) in the same manner as our other harnesses (see Shipping & Returns). However, due to the nature of the material this harness is made out of, dog hair will stick to it more than to any other harness we carry. Therefore if the harness is not *completely* free of dog hair when sent back to us for exchange/return, the exchange/return request will be denied without refunding the purchase.

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