How to Choose SPRENGER Collars for Your Dog

Recommended SPRENGER Collars for Different Dog Breeds

Metal dog collars are efficient dog training tools. Many professional dog trainers and handlers achieve great results by using them in their practice. Pinch and choke collars are safe and efficient when used correctly. Please, consult an experienced dog trainer or behaviorist to choose the right one for your dog and use it in a proper way. We hope this information will help you. Choose a metal dog collar with a wire gauge up to the breed and size of your dog.

Breed
Dog's weight,
pounds, (kg)
Size of the neck,
inches, (cm)
Max tension,
pounds, (kg)
Wire gauge
(centimeters)
min
max
from
to

Steel
Stainless Steel Curogan
Brass
American Bulldog
66 (30)
128 (58)
20 (50)
27,5 (70)
575,5 (261)
4,0
3,0
4,0
***
American Staffordshire Terrier
39 (18)
51 (23)
18 (45)
23,5 (60)
231,5 (105)
2,5
2,0
3,0
3,0
English Setter
55 (25)
66 (30)
18 (45) 23,5 (60) 298 (105)
2,5
2,0
3,0
4,0
Afghan Hound
51 (23)
51 (23)
16 (40)
21,5 (55)
275,5 (135)
2,5
2,0
2,5
3,0
Bernese Mountain Dog
88 (40)
97 (44)
18 (45)
27,5 (70) 42 (125)
3,0
2,5
4,0
3,0
Beagle
40 (18)
60 (27)
12 (30)
18 (45)
320 (19)
2,5
2,0
3,0
3,0
Old English Sheepdog (Bobtail)
64 (29)
68 (31)
18 (45) 25,5 (65)
309 (145)
2,5
2,0
3,0
4,0
Boxer
55 (25)
70,5 (32)
18 (45) 23,5 (60) 317 (144)
2,5
2,5
3,0
4,0
Large Munterslander
55 (25)
64 (29) 16 (40) 23,5 (60) 309 (140)
2,5
2,5
3,0
4,0
Giant German Spitz
37,5 (17)
42 (19)
14 (35)
20 (50) 198 (90)
2,0
2,5
2,5
3,0
Border Collie
31 (14)
48,5 (22)
14 (35) 18 (45) 218 (99)
2,0
3,0
3,0
3,0
Briard
66 (30)
75 (44)
20 (50)
25,5 (65) 337 (153)
3,0
2,5
3,0
4,0
Bull Terrier
53 (24)
62 (28)
16 (40) 23,5 (60) 322 (146)
2,5
2,0
***
***
West Highland White Terrier
15,5 (7)
22 (10)
12 (30)
18 (45) 99 (45)
2,0
2,0
2,5
3,0
Greyhound
60 (27) 70,5 (32) 14 (35) 21,5 (55) 317 (144)
2,5
2,5
3,0
4,0
Dalmatian
51 (23) 55 (25)
14 (35) 20 (50) 253,5 (115)
2,5
2,0
3,0
3,0
Jack Russel Terrier
11 (5)
17,5 (8)
10 (25)
14 (35) 84 (38)
1,5
2,0
2,5
3,0
Dobermann
66 (30)
88 (40)
16 (40) 21,5 (55) 397 (180)
3,0
2,5
3,0
4,0
German Wirehaired Pointer (Drahthaar)
60 (27)
70,5 (32)
18 (45)
23,5 (60)
317 (144) 2,5
2,0
2,5
4,0
Golden Retriever
60 (27) 79 (36)
18 (45)
23,5 (60)
357 (162)
3,0
2,5
3,0
4,0
Irish Wolfhound
88 (40)
121 (55)
18 (45)
27,5 (70)
573 (260)
3,4
3,0
4,0
***
Irish Setter
60 (27)
70,5 (32)
16 (45)
21,5 (55)
317 (144)
2,5
2,0
2,5
4,0
Yorkshire Terrier
4,5 (2)
9 (4)
6 (15)
14 (35)
40 (18)
1,4
2,0
2,5
3,0
Cairn Terrier
13 (6)
15,5 (7)
10 (25)
16 (40)
77 (35)
1,5
2,0
2,5
3,0
English Cocker Spaniel
29 (13)
33 (15)
16 (40)
21,5 (55)
154 (70)
2,0
2,0
2,5
3,0
Collie
39 (18)
66 (30)
18 (45)
21,5 (55)
298 (135)
2,5
2,5
3,0
4,0
Labrador Retriever
55 (25)
75 (34)
18 (45)
23,5 (60)
353 (160)
3,0
2,0
3,0
4,0
Landseer
110 (50)
132 (60)
23,5 (60)
31,5 (80)
617 (280)
4,0
3,0
4,0
***
Leonberger
75 (34)
110 (50) 20 (50)
29,5 (75)
529 (240)
3,4
3,0
4,0
***
Belgian Shepherd
60 (27)
64 (29)
18 (45)
23,5 (60)
309 (140)
3,0
2,5
3,0
4,0
Small Munterslander 31 (14)
35 (16)
14 (35)
21,5 (55)
159 (72)
2,0
2,0
2,0
3,0
Pug
13 (6)
17,5 (8)
12 (30)
18 (45)
99 (40)
1,5
2,0
2,5
3,0
Mastiff
174 (79)
189,5 (86)
25,5 (65)
31,5 (80) 860 (390)
4,0
4,0
***
***
Great Dane (German Mastiff)
99 (45)
132 (60)
23,5 (60)
31,5 (80)
595 (270)
3,4
3,0
4,0
***
German Shepherd
75 (34)
99 (45)
18 (45)
27,5 (70)
463 (210)
3,0
3,0
3,0
4,0
German Spitz
60 (27) 81,5 (37)
16 (40)
25,5 (65)
375 (170)
3,0
2,5
3,0
4,0
Newfoundland
110 (50)
150 (68)
25,5 (65)
31,5 (80)
683,5 (310)
4,0
4,0
4,0
***
Poodle
33 (15)
42 (19)
18 (45)
21,5 (55)
198 (90)
2,5
2,0
2,5
3,0
Giant Schnauzer
77 (35)
110 (50)
20 (50)
25,5 (65)
507 (230)
3,4
3,0
4,0
4,0
Rhodesian Ridgeback
66 (30)
86 (39)
18 (45)
23,5 (60)
419 (190)
3,0
2,5
3,0
4,0
Rottweiler
77 (35)
110 (50)
23,5 (60)
29,5 (75)
507 (230)
3,4
3,0
4,0
4,0
St. Bernard
165 (75)
187 (85)
25,5 (65)
31,5 (80)
849 (385)
5,0
4,0
***
***
Staffordshire Bull Terrier
24 (11)
37,5 (17)
16 (40)
23,5 (60)
187 (85)
2,5
2,5
3,0
3,0
Dachshund
13 (6)
20 (9)
10 (25)
18 (45)
99 (45)
1,5
2,0
2,5
3,0
Fox Terrier
15,5 (7)
17,5 (9)
10 (25)
18 (45)
79 (36)
2,0
2,0
2,5
3,0
Hovawart
55 (25)
88 (40)
21,5 (55)
27,5 (70)
397 (180)
3,0
2,5
3,0
4,0
Chow Chow
44 (20)
70,5 (32) 18 (45)
23,5 (60)
317 (144)
2,5
2,0
3,0
4,0
Schnauzer
33 (15)
39 (18) 14 (35)
20 (50)
187 (85)
2,0
2,0
2,5
3,0
Airedale Terrier
44 (20)
51 (23) 16 (40)
21,5 (55)
271,5 (105)
2,5
2,0
2,5
3,0
Jagdterrier
20 (9)
24 (11)
12 (30)
16 (40)
110 (50)
2,0
2,0
2,5
3,0

*** Not recommended

We have a rich collection of dog chain collars and dog collars with prongs of various wire gauge, alloy and style. You are welcome to choose it for your dog here:

Sprenger Dog Chains

Herm Sprenger Pinch Collars

Dog Prong Collars: Great Deals!

Dog Choke Collars: Great Deals!