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Firefighter Dog Collars

These Durable Dog Collars are Made from Upcycled Firefighter Equipment

— June 25, 2015 — Art & Design
Mandy Jacques has created a line of durable dog collars using unwanted or unneeded firefighter equipment. Upcycling this heavy-duty material gives each piece of old equipment a new life.

The durable dog collars are designed to maintain the firefighter-esque characteristics. Each collar is unique in its own way because the material used is authentic and the collar combines multiple pieces of gear that cannot be duplicated. The collars are adorned with natural flaws left behind from real firefighting training camps.

They are available in various colors and sizes and they are each equipped with a plastic or metal clasp. When firefighter equipment gets upgraded, there is no longer a need to keep the old pieces laying around and the strong material makes the perfect collar for pets.
Trend Themes
1. Upcycling - Using unwanted or unneeded firefighter equipment to create durable dog collars presents an opportunity for upcycling and repurposing in the pet industry.
2. Sustainability - Creating products from discarded materials promotes sustainability and ethical practices in the pet industry.
3. Authenticity - The unique characteristics of each collar made from authentic firefighter materials can enhance the authenticity of pet accessories.
Industry Implications
1. Pet Industry - The durable dog collars made from upcycled firefighter equipment offer a disruptive innovation opportunity within the pet industry to promote sustainable and ethical practices.
2. Firefighting Equipment Industry - Upcycling discarded firefighter equipment for use in the pet industry presents opportunities for the firefighting equipment industry to establish new markets and partnerships.
3. Fashion Industry - The use of authentic firefighter equipment in the creation of unique pet accessories presents an opportunity for collaboration between the pet and fashion industries.
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