Arc’teryx Beta Superlight HyBrid Jacket
If you are planning a long adventure with your dog filled with trails and hikes through all manner of terrains, this Superlight Jacket from outdoors brand Arc’teryx is the perfect walking companion. Made from two GORE-TEX fabrics for the windproof and waterproof factor, it’s also lightweight so you won’t feel weighed down when clocking up the miles with your dog.
Rains Long Jacket
For all its contemporary yet practical styling, we love Scandinavian rainwear and lifestyle brand Rains. With so many styles to choose from within their growing range of apparel, bags and accessories, you’re spoilt for choice. Our recommended product is their Long Jacket, which comfortably covers up any city dog-walking wardrobe sins. Beyond the park, it’s also smart enough to wear for work, so you won’t arrive at the office or a meeting looking out of place.
Uniqlo BLOCKTECH Hooded Parker
Uniqlo’s innovative BLOCKTECH technology features a water repellent coating to help protect you from rain and moisture. The new slightly looser fit makes it perfect for layering on chilly morning walks (see our below insulator picks). Plus, it is fitted with a protective hood to help shield you from gusty winds and rain storms.
Arket Padded Anorak
This lightly padded anorak is a versatile piece to have in your dog walking wardrobe. The windproof and water-repellent shell in durable recycled polyester ripstop protects from the elements together with the drawstring hood that offers extra warmth. The front pockets have zip closures meaning your keys, phone and poo bags are kept safe while you’re out on you adventure.
Uniqlo Ultra Light Down Jacket
On colder mornings when a bit more warmth is needed, we will often add another layer to sit underneath our choice of rain jacket. Uniqlo’s pocketable design means you can neatly keep this jacket in your bag or the back of the car for when the chilly weather catches you of guard. This durable water-repellent jacket may be lightweight but down filling will ensure you are kept nicely snug and warm.
Patagonia Down Sweater Jacket
Walking our dogs over the years in all kinds of weather, have made us seasoned pros at dressing for warmth during the colder months. Our go-to product for this is Patagonia’s Down Sweater Jacket. Suitable for wearing on its own or underneath another jacket, it’s lightweight, windproof, and best of all, is ethically made from 100% recycled polyester ripstop and traceable, certified goose down.