Simple, functional, huge.

Quite simply the best dog leash you’ve ever found. Made of our supple and extremely durable premium American leather, this will out-perform any regular leash. Just like BLD’s Traditional Leather Lead, but in a heavy duty version. Handcrafted with a solid brass (or chromed brass) bolt snap and screw posts, sorry we’re not able to braid this thick, Heavy Duty leather.

  • Any length, 2 to 6 ft
  • Choose Brass or Chrome hardware at no additional charge
  • Lifetime Warranty assures premium quality and durability
  • Premium American leather is supple and only gets better with age
  • Flexible leather is gentle on your hands, despite the heavy weight and wide width!
  • Made to order by artisans in our Colorado workshop

Your satisfaction is guaranteed with BLD’s Lifetime Warranty. You’ll love this leash!

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Made to order! Allow 5-7 business days for creation. 



Custom options

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Traditional Leather Dog Lead: in Heavy Weight and XXL sizes! 

This is the best quality leash you will find anywhere. There is no stitching to come undone or rivets to wear out. We use only the best and most durable leather that is always soft to the touch, flexible, and only improves with age. All edges are beveled for a smooth feel. Top quality hardware assures strength and durability. Constructed with solid brass screw posts for extra durability. Sorry we can’t do braids with this Heavy Duty leather! –NO stitching to wear our or cheap rivets to fail. We believe so strongly in the quality of our work, we offer a LIFETIME WARRANTY.

Recommended only for dogs over 60 pounds.

Select the width size:

XL Heavy Weight (3/4″ / 17 mm) — available in full-weight TAN leather only. Super heavy duty, feels great in the hand.

XXL (1″ / 20 mm) — A big-fat-extra-wide leash only recommended for people who like a lot of leash in their hand and/or giant dogs.

Select Leather:

Our Golden TAN BRIDLE Leather is 100% American vegetable tanned leather, made with NO dyes or toxic metallic chemicals. Reminiscent of fine English horse tack, this leather is superior in quality to any other leash you’ve seen. Every leash is HAND-OILED to bring out the softness, so your leash arrives supple and feels great in your hands immediately and only improves with age. The color will darken with use and age to a lovely chestnut brown.

Our lovely BLACK LATIGO is solid black, and superior to ordinary leashes in texture and quality, cut from select from USA hides. It is incredibly durable, yet is very flexible. Feels great in your hands and will simply get better with age.

Choose the length:

From 2-6 feet.


Solid Brass or Chrome plated solid brass bolt snaps. Bolt snaps, as shown, are the most reliable hardware we’ve found for this XXL leash.

Alternate hardware is available for the XL 3/4″ width if desired. Sorry, no other hardware selections available for the XXL 1″ width. 

Custom Options:

You can request an o-ring on the handle if you like.

Need a slip-collar lead? Request a loose o-ring on the length of the leash, and you’ll have a grab-n-go collar leash combo. Simply clip the snap to the o-ring. Adjustment fob included.

(Other modifications are limited on this width of leash.)

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 8 x 6 x 1.25 in

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