Retired: Saltire Dog Collar

Retired: Saltire Dog Collar

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Proudly handmade in Scotland by Funky Dog Collars Co. Your pup can show their Scottish Pride with their own Saltire Collar and Lead.

Base is webbing: High Quality UK manufactured Polypropylene Webbing as used for horse saddles and tack.

Welded “D” Ring for strength and security
High Quality Contoured Side Release Buckle
High Quality Adjustable Triglide Buckle

Small Size: Adjustable approx 25cm to 36cm (10 to 14 in)
Medium Size: Adjustable approx 33cm to 51cm (14 to 20 in)
Large: Adjustable approx 42cm to 66cm (18 to 26 in)

Saltire History:
The St Andrew’s Cross or Saltire is Scotland’s national flag. Tradition has it that the flag, the white saltire on a blue background, the oldest flag in Europe and the Commonwealth, originated in a battle fought in East Lothian in the Dark Ages.

It is believed that the battle took place in the year 832AD. An army of Picts under Angus mac Fergus, High King of Alba, and aided by a contingent of Scots led by Eochaidh (Kenneth mac Alpin’s grandfather) had been on a puniti