Swamp Cooler Zip Vest

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Swamp Cooler Colours Aurora Teal
Size XX-Small

Made by our friends at Ruffwear the swamp cooler zip vest is formfitting, minimal approach to keeping dogs cool during fast and light, high-intensity adventures.

Efficiently cools dogs with shading on the back and evaporative cooling on the chest and belly.

SIZING - XXSmall - XLarge

Colours: Aurora Teal, Salmon Pink (Blue Mist is coming early 2023)



  • Formfitting with a zippered closure to keep cooling effect close to the body
  • Oversized armholes allow full range of motion
  • Lightweight spandex back panel rated to UPF 50+
  • Three-layer construction cools the core
  • Wicking outer layer reflects heat and facilitates evaporation
  • Absorbent middle layer stores water for evaporation
  • Mesh lining keeps dog dry and comfortable


What makes this special: the material is specially designed to hold more water and a longer charge with  patterning and construction for an improved fit and performance.


When checking the right fit for your dog, please note  that measurement is around the widest part of the rib cage.

In between sizes? Choose the larger size.

While each style of Ruffwear apparel is designed for its intended use, this guide generalizes our fits in three ways. The Swamp Cooler Zip™ is Formfitting with a zippered closure to keep the cooling effect close to the body.

This is a form fit  design, making it snug and conforms to the body’s contours. Can be worn standalone or layered under Relaxed apparel.

Snug and conforms to the body’s contours. Can be worn standalone or layered under Relaxed apparel.



  • Upper: Nylon-spandex blend
  • Cooling Chest Panel
  • Outer layer: Polyester air mesh (bluesign® approved)
  • Middle layer: Polyester non-woven middle layer
  • Lining: Dry-weave polyester mesh (bluesign® approved)
  • Stretch wicking fabric
  • YKK Vislon zipper


  • Wash in cold water, gentle cycle
  • Mild detergent
  • Hang to dry
  • Do not bleach, iron, or dry

Returns Policy

You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the "Complete Orders" link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.

Shipping Policy

We can ship to virtually any address in the world. Note that there are restrictions on some products, and some products cannot be shipped to international destinations.

When you place an order, we will estimate shipping and delivery dates for you based on the availability of your items and the shipping options you choose. Depending on the shipping provider you choose, shipping date estimates may appear on the shipping quotes page.

Please also note that the shipping rates for many items we sell are weight-based. The weight of any such item can be found on its detail page. To reflect the policies of the shipping companies we use, all weights will be rounded up to the next full pound.

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