Ruffwear Swamp Cooler Zip Vest


(New Design 2022)

A 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.


  • 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's New: Material updates to hold more water and a longer charge; new patterning and construction for an improved fit and performance.


  • 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
  • Made in Vietnam


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