Shedding: The Shed Defender® Sport can be worn in the house, car or anywhere else you don’t want dog hair, dirt or dander. You can now take your dog anywhere without leaving behind a trail or hair and spend less time sweeping and more time snuggling! Anxiety: The Shed Defender® Sport produces a calming effect in dogs that have anxiety. By applying a gentle pressure dogs feel confident, secure and calm while wearing the Shed Defender. Medical Purposes: The Shed Defender® Sport can replace the medical cone when dogs have hotspots, allergies, surgical sites, skin conditions and more. Please consult your veterinarian before using it for medical purposes. Zipper stops at stomach to always allow for bathroom breaks. Cleaning and Care: Machine washable and can be tumble dried on low. Premium Material: Made from an eco-friendly, lightweight and breathable polyester and spandex blend.