Support Forums Today's Posts Chat Room

Get Advice Connect with TeenHelp Resources
HelpLINK Facebook     Twitter     Tumblr     Instagram    Safety Zone

You are not registered or have not logged in

Hello guest! (Not a guest? Log in above!)

As a guest on TeenHelp you are only able to use some of our site's features. By registering an account you will be able to enjoy unlimited access to our site, and will be able to:

  • Connect with thousands of teenagers worldwide by actively taking part in our Support Forums and Chat Room.
  • Find others with similar interests in our Social Groups.
  • Express yourself through our Blogs, Picture Albums and User Profiles.
  • And much much more!

Signing up is free, anonymous and will only take a few moments, so click here to register now!

Pets Whether you prefer four-legged creatures, reptiles, or any animal in between, use this forum for any questions you have about your pets or pets you would like to have.

Closed Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread
  (#1 (permalink)) Old
Evanesco Offline
Linguistics geek
Outside, huh?
Evanesco's Avatar
Name: Harrison (or Harri)
Age: 26
Gender: Demi boy
Location: North Wales

Posts: 3,992
Blog Entries: 199
Join Date: April 18th 2011

For dog owners :) - January 25th 2016, 06:36 PM

I don't own a dog (sad face) but when I was walking home in the dark I saw someone walking to black dogs that were pretty much invisible because of the darkness, but they had light up collars and I thought that was genius because that way cars could see them. So I thought I'd share in case anyone else has black dogs and walks them at night.

Join the Skeleton Clique on TH
Do you wanna come with me? 'Cause if you do, then I should warn you - you're gonna see all sorts of things. Ghosts from the past. Aliens from the future. The day the Earth died in a ball of flame. It won't be quiet, it won't be safe, and it won't be calm. But I'll tell you what it will be: The trip of a lifetime!

Don't trust a perfect person and don't trust a song that's flawless.
RIP Granddad Terry. I'll miss you.
  (#2 (permalink)) Old
Sophrosyne Offline
The Cute Half
I can't get enough
Sophrosyne's Avatar
Name: Raven
Age: 21
Gender: Agender
Location: Narnia

Posts: 2,159
Join Date: April 11th 2015

Re: For dog owners :) - January 25th 2016, 10:01 PM

That's actually a really smart idea! I have a light coloured dog but I was planning on getting a black dog in a year or so, so this is a good idea

Last edited by Sophrosyne; January 26th 2016 at 01:01 AM.
  (#3 (permalink)) Old
Kintsukuroi. Offline
Outside, huh?
Kintsukuroi.'s Avatar
Gender: Female

Posts: 4,106
Join Date: March 3rd 2014

Re: For dog owners :) - January 26th 2016, 12:10 AM

It is a smart idea! I have a black dog and a brown/black dog as well as a beige smaller dog and we have a LED pendant that goes on their collars and LED leashes for when we take them for walks in the night.
  (#4 (permalink)) Old
Dusk. Offline
Laughter. Faith. Hope.

TeenHelp Addict
Dusk.'s Avatar
Age: 28
Gender: Female

Posts: 9,073
Join Date: October 9th 2009

Re: For dog owners :) - January 26th 2016, 02:32 AM

That's a really smart idea!

Thank you for sharing!

  (#5 (permalink)) Old
Horsefeathers. Offline
Not all wild things.
TeenHelp Addict
Horsefeathers.'s Avatar
Name: Charlie
Gender: Absent
Location: Scattered

Posts: 9,371
Blog Entries: 84
Join Date: September 20th 2009

Re: For dog owners :) - January 26th 2016, 02:55 AM

I don't tend to walk my dog at night and when I do it's in brightly lit areas, but this is definitely a good idea. I especially like that it's the collars, not the leads, that light up because that way even if the dogs get loose, they're still visible. Thanks for sharing!

we're gonna stay right here
until midnight, and we'll be howling,
we'll be howling at the moon.
  (#6 (permalink)) Old
DeletedAccount11's Avatar
Edit avatar

Posts: n/a

Re: For dog owners :) - January 27th 2016, 10:44 PM

This is a great idea and could improve pets' overall safety. Thanks for sharing.
  (#7 (permalink)) Old
MsNobleEleanor Offline
Outreach and Communications Officer

I can't get enough
MsNobleEleanor's Avatar
Gender: Female

Posts: 3,424
Blog Entries: 1570
Join Date: December 29th 2011

Re: For dog owners :) - January 28th 2016, 12:15 AM

I've seen this before. I've also seen dogs wear jackets with tapped on reflectors as well with the owner/walker of the dog.

I think it's important for everyone to have some sort of a reflector on during the night so others can see you.

I can't remember when I saw it, maybe a year ago, a dog wore boots with flashing lights as it was walking. It was actually cool, I thought it was a child at first (some kids have shoes that light up, I had them as a kid once) but it turned out to be a dog.

I want to get Bentley boots like those.

Have questions or would like to chat send me a PM
Outreach and Communications Officer
Resource Editor
Community Moderator | Forum Moderator

  (#8 (permalink)) Old
DeletedAccount63's Avatar
Edit avatar

Posts: n/a

Re: For dog owners :) - January 28th 2016, 01:38 AM

My dog is a blonde Chihuahua and I have a reflective collar on her. I haven't tested it out yet but other people seem to love them.
Closed Thread


dog, owners

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

User Infomation
Your Avatar

Latest Articles

Forum Stats
Members: 95,161
Threads: 159,399
Posts: 1,369,107
Total Online: 245

Newest Member: JeffreyRager

All material copyright 1998-2021, TeenHelp.
Terms | Legal | Privacy | Conduct | Complaints | Mobile

Powered by vBulletin®.
Copyright ©2000-2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search engine optimization by vBSEO.
Theme developed in association with vBStyles.