Dog Leads

Complement your favorite dog collars or harnesses with durable, strong, hand-held or waist-worn outdoor dog leads for training, walking, running or your next adventure.

Ruffwear dog leads are designed from a dog’s perspective and built to last. leads for dogs come in various styles to meet your dog’s adventure needs. A hands-free dog lead offers a waist-worn or cross-body wearing option so you can stay connected while keeping your hands free. A double-ended lead gives you versatility and works well as a dog training lead. Reflective dog leads boost visibility while exploring in low-light conditions.

Our webbing dog leads come in outdoor-inspired hues and patterns with nods to the elements and scenes found in our favorite landscapes to explore together. Or, bring a bit of climbing inspiration to your dog’s kit with our rope dog lead.

Once you find the best dog lead for your canine sidekick, you can complete the look: explore matching dog collars and leads.

Frequently Asked Questions

leads are a very personal choice. Things to consider when finding the right one for you and your dog: lead length, lead material, hands-free vs hand-held, and hardware. Check out our complete guide to choosing a dog lead here. Related: Dog Harnesses, Dog Collars

lead restrictions can differ from one locale to another. Most cities require dogs on-lead within city limits (typically with a 6-foot length maximum) unless in a designated off-lead area. lead restrictions on trails and in wilderness areas also differ both by region and by season. Be sure to check with local authorities before heading out.