chucklehounds

Modern fashion trends for our canine friends

Portland, Maine · 1325 Sales

chucklehounds

Modern fashion trends for our canine friends

Portland, Maine 1325 Sales On Etsy since 2012

5 out of 5 stars
(296)

Shop owner

Reid

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Announcement   Photos, Backyard BBQs or just heading to the ballpark to catch a game - we've got the accessories to put your dog ahead of the pack!

Announcement

Last updated on Mar 29, 2016

Photos, Backyard BBQs or just heading to the ballpark to catch a game - we've got the accessories to put your dog ahead of the pack!

Reid

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Reid

Alabama Bow Tie for Dog Collar
$12.95
Texas A&M Bow Tie for Dog Collar
$12.95
Black Watch Plaid Christmas Bow Tie
$12.95
White Plaid Christmas Bow Tie
$12.95
Red Plaid Christmas Bow Tie
$12.95
Mini Tartan Christmas Plaid Bow Tie
$12.95
Sevenberry Christmas Plaid Bow Tie
$12.95
Quinn Christmas Tree Bow for Dog Collar
$12.95
Petite Poinsettia Holiday Flower for Dog Collar
$12.95
Peppermint Patty Holiday Bow Tie for Dog Collar
$12.95
Swiss Dots Blossom for Dog Collar
$12.95
Tumbling Snowmen Dog Collar
$21.00
Christmas Confetti Flower for Dog Collar
$12.95
Christmas Chevron Bow for Dog Collar
$12.95
HoHoHo Christmas Bow for Dog Collar
$12.95
Tumbling Snowmen Bow Tie for Dog Collar
$12.95
Solid Bow Tie for Dog Collar
$12.95
Plaid Bow Ties for Dog Collars
$12.95
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Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(296)
Kim

Kim on Jan 16, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Reid made a beautiful custom 3/4" wide martingale collar with matching bow and flower. I love his attention to detail with the satin lining and silver hardware. I couldn't be happier, and he was wonderful working with me to give me exactly what I wanted!!! I'm definitely ordering more items from him.

StorkHoney

StorkHoney on Jan 8, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Looks amazing! Great response time, shipped quickly!

StorkHoney

StorkHoney on Jan 8, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

Looks amazing! Great response time, shipped quickly!

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About

Chuckle Hounds for a "Pup-u-lar" dog!

We started sewing for the Super Bowl. We couldn't find a cute collar for our dog. So we made one. For him, and for every dog on the block.

They got to be so popular, that we just keep making them, and then we started helping out our favorite dog charities, then voila! Chuckle Hounds was born.

I love what we do. It's a fun project that gives me time to spend with our animals, and explore the great cities that we live in. It's a great conversation piece. At parties the "I make bow ties for dogs" answer to the boring "what do you do" question always gets people talking. It's fun. And I love it.

We hope you'll visit us often as we are always adding new styles and patterns. And we love feedback, pictures and suggestions. Let us know what YOU want to see!

If there's something you don't see… ask. We have a million projects going on that don't make it to the site quickly. Chances are if you want a harness, or matching item… we have it!

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Shop members

  • Reid Harris

    Owner, Creator, Designer

    I love dogs. I'm NUTs about dogs. I love helping dogs, playing with dogs, walking dogs, and just being around dogs. Designing fun products for dogs keeps me at the head of the pack and smilin' all day long.

  • Sarah Dyer

    Operations, Customer Service, Creator

    Sarah is the one who makes it happen behind the scenes. Traveling around the US and Canada meeting new vendors and scouting out new shops and hunting down fun fabrics for our new lines are just a few of the balls that she juggles.

  • Jen

    Creator

    Our senior seamstress - New England native, Jen Stone is responsible for crafting quality items for our shop. Every item she makes gets the 5 paw seal of approval from her King Charles Cavalier, Quincy.

  • Jane

    Creator

    Meet Jane! Our resident expert seamstress, she works tirelessly on the top sellers to make sure they're always in stock and ready for quick shipping. Also favorite sitter of our Chief Chuckle Hound Magnus.

  • Jenny

    Creator

    From the cutting table to the mailbox, Jenny gets her hands on all parts and pieces of the assembly process. The newest member of our team, she has jumped right in and become part of our foundation. Plus…she has a cool accent!

  • Martin

    Shipper

    As Chuckle Hounds' first employee, Martin is trained in all aspects of the business (except sewing!). His primary role is checking orders and packaging them for shipping, but he's also the setup guy at shows and all around handyman.

  • Melissa

    Photographer

    Melissa has that special eye for photography. She makes our products look good on our good lookin' (but often mobile and uncooperative!) models. It helps that she has a couple of fluffy tails at home to practice on.

Shop policies

Last updated on November 29, 2016
Welcome to Chuckle Hounds! It's our mission to create beautiful items for your pet, while helping animals in need. A portion of all our proceeds goes to shelters and charities that help care for and foster and educate. Some big, some small. If you're involved with one, feel free to contact us for special fundraising projects. We often run specials and offers to help out!

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
  • Pay with Master Card
  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
  • Pay with PayPal
  • Buy with Apple Pay
  • Pay with Sofort
  • Pay with iDeal
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
Shipping
We know how excited you are about your purchase, we're excited too! We make every effort to get your items out to the mail and on their way as quickly as possible.

Many orders are made on demand, so we ask that you give us at least 7 business days to get it produced and on its way. During peak times it can take 10-14 days.

If you need a more speedy delivery, ask! There's a small $5 fee, but we can almost always accommodate you, and it never hurts to check! Your important dates make us look good too, we love to be a part of your special days and will do everything we can to make it work.
Refunds and Exchanges
If you're not 100% pleased with any part of your transaction, let us know! We'll do our best to make it right - within our ability. But please check our sizing notes - ordering the right size helps us keep our costs down and get you the perfect fit the first time!

Some things we just can't control, like the weather and postal delays… but we do everything we can to minimize them.

We love to hear from you when we do something great too! Extra special treats for us when you include a picture!
Additional policies and FAQs
We're HAPPY to take custom order requests. Keep in mind that they may take a little longer if it's something we have to source, or don't have readily on hand, but we WELCOME the chance to create your perfect vision. And we'll tell you if it's quick, or long so you won't have to guess.