"I purchased a walking jacket last fall. I had tried several harnesses and collars
for my cat. He would squirm out of everyone of them. Then I received
the jacket. It is soft and it stays on. He hasn't been able to squirm
out 1 time and doesn't even try now. This jacket has given me the
freedom to take my cat outside. I use it for visits to the vet also."
is the best cat harness available. Unlike conventional cat
harnesses, the Walking Jacket is both physically safe
and psychologically reassuring.
the black cat is wearing a red
soft-sided WalkingJacketTM. Peter the orange and white cat is wearing a
blue hard-sided WalkingJacketTM.
A harness with thin straps that dig into
your cat's body can
cause him to fear walking on leash. The MetPet WalkingJacketTM has wide 5/8" straps, curved plastic buckles and
smooth fabric that curls
gently around your cat. The patented MetPet.com Walking Jacket comes in
both the classic soft sided version and the hard sided version.
Soft-Sided and Hard-Sided Walking Jackets for Cats
Soft-Sided in standard and large sizes.
Hard-Sided In standard size.
has a perforated plastic insert
that fits around the body. The plastic is flexible enough to
curl around and under your cat and stay perfectly comfortable.
The HardSided Walking Jacket is about as stiff as the Elizabethan
collars used to prevent cats from licking wounds and the jacket will
be about twice the weight. Think of wearing a tall belt or rigid
cummerbund around your midsection to get an idea of the HardSided
Every cat should have and know how to use a
Walking JacketTM. Cats are notoriously
slippery and difficult to hold on to when they are frightened or excited. The
gives you extra holding power and safety for you and your cat.
How Do I Leash Walk My
Leash walking your cat is easy
with the Walking Jacket and
we'll show you how, just click
Please note that the Walking Jacket does not
include a leash. A standard 6 foot long, 5/8 inch width nylon dog
leash is usually the most comfortable to begin with.
Why Do I Need a Walking
In addition to a jaunt around the block every evening
or just sitting together on the lawn, the
- trips to the veterinarian
- additional safety inside a carrier while traveling (please store the
- for the emergency kit
- imprinting in a new home and neighborhood
- additional security when trimming nails or brushing teeth
- additional safety inside the car
- meeting new family members or neighbors
- trying out the new electronic fence
- meeting new cats, dogs and people
- any situation where extra restraint and safety are needed
For more information on how the
Jacket works, see how-to instructions with illustrations. Every
Jacket comes with the same
A Walking JacketTM Tip
Use an interactive cat toy to keep your cat moving in the right direction,
to get even more exercise and to provide a fun distraction while he's
getting used to his new
order comes with free cat toys. Your
order comes ready to go with enticing MetPet toys to use before,
during and after a jaunt around the neighborhood. They are free
to your cat as a thank you for choosing the MetPet WalkingJacket.
Of course, every MetPet order ships with a free gift.
your cat in unfamiliar territory? Try
for taking along a handy tote when walking with the Walking Jacket for
Walking Jacket for
Walking Jacket Standard Red
Walking Jacket Standard Blue
Walking Jacket Standard Black
Walking Jacket Standard Purple
Walking Jacket Standard Forest Green
Walking Jacket Large Red
Walking Jacket Large Blue
Walking Jacket Large Black
Walking Jacket Large Purple
Walking Jacket Large Forest Green
Walking Jacket HardSided Standard Red
Walking Jacket HardSided Standard Blue
Walking Jacket HardSided Standard Black
Walking Jacket HardSided Standard Purple
Walking Jacket HardSided Standard Forest Green