Ruffwear Approach Pack II

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The Approach Pack II from Ruff Wear utilizes spiderweb harness technology providing superior fit, load carrying stability, and improved support without excessive straps. The efficient, low profile elliptical saddlebags let your doggie carry his own gear & food. An assistance handle allows you to lift him out of tight spots without making him uncomfortable. Measure your dog around the girth (widest part of rib cage)for sizing: XXS (12-19), XS (17-24), SM (18-30), MD (23-36), LG (31-48). 2010 model.

- Mountain Gear

Ruffwear Approach Pack II is an amazing value-packed multi-day dog pack. The redesigned Approach Pack II utilizes spiderweb harness technology from its den mate the Palisades Pack II. The harness chassis provides superior fitting, load carrying stability, and improved support without excessive straps. 1680-Denier ballistic nylon construction provides stability, support, and durability. Low profile elliptical saddlebags keep loads comfortably balanced. The Approach Pack II is now available in five sizes with the addition of XX Small and X Small sizes for smaller breeds. Now, all of our four-legged friends can join in on the fun.

- Appalachian Outdoors

Ruff Wear's Approach Pack(TM) II is a multipurpose dog pack suitable for daylong trail outings and overnight summer trips. The X-small size has 280 cubic inches of space for treats, food, a collapsible dog dish and some pick-up bags. Small size has 644 cubic inches of space which is more than enough for overnight adventures. Depending on the length of your trip, you can carry the dog food and your pooch carries everything else.

- Altrec Outdoors

Fast Free Shipping on orders over $50. The Ruff Wear Approach II Dog Pack is built to be comfy for the dogs, and functional for the owner. Get your pooch to shoulder some of the load on your next hike or backpacking trip!


The Ruffwear Approach Pack II is a value-packed dog pack. Its spiderweb harness provides load-carrying stability and improved support without excessive straps that might catch on twigs and bushes. Low profile elliptical saddlebags keep loads comfortably balanced so Rex can bound around without toppling over. This Ruffwear dog pack comes in three different sizes, so it'll fit securely on pint-sized pups or burly beasts. Ballistic nylon fabric provides rugged durability for years of use.



Price Historic Range: $15.49-$79.95