Headlines New Dog Sunglasses Protect Pooches With Eye Conditions Published 5 years ago on January 13, 2016 By INVISION Staff Share Tweet Here’s a possible add-on sale opportunity for eyewear shops thinking out of the box. When Jesse and Aiden learned that their German Shepherd had an eye condition that would worsen with extended exposure to the sun, an entrepreneurial opportunity arose, as Metro chronicles. Their fruitless search for goggles that would shield their pooch from harmful sun rays, the report says, inspired them to launch a company called Rex Specs that makes protective sunglasses for dogs. According to the company’s website, the sunglasses can be used to protect against “dust and debris from rotor wash during helicopter deployments, UV rays on mountain hikes or simple walks, bugs and wind during sidecar rides, or punctures from sticks and thorns while chasing birds, or squirrels.” We Love Piper! Such a stud. #Repost @airportk9 Piper looks dapper as ever during a snow inspection today. This was… Posted by Rex Specs K9 on Sunday, January 10, 2016 Advertisement Repost @guinness_the_gsd Just another day of playing in the snow ❄️❄️ @rexspecsk9 #rexspecs. #pnwgsdpack #pnwdogs #seattledogs #snow #dogsofinstagram #Gsdsofigworld Posted by Rex Specs K9 on Sunday, December 13, 2015 Read more at Metro Advertisement Related Topics: click to Comment(Comment) Up Next ‘Completely Fed Up’ with High Prices, Entrepreneurial Duo Raises Big Money to Launch Sunglasses Subscription Service Don't Miss This Is How Optometrists Should Break Bad News to Their Patients Advertisement SPONSORED VIDEO Only Varilux lenses are backed by the patented LiveOptics™ R&D process which tests our lenses on real wearers in real-life conditions to ensure sharper, seamless vision. With Varilux lenses, your patients may even forget they’re wearing glasses. But they’ll never forget it was you who recommended them. SPONSORED BY ESSILOR See Why Choosing Varilux® Matters You may like Promoted Headlines Make Them Yours: Specialty Coatings/Tints North American Coating Laboratories Introducing EssilorLuxottica 360 Essilor American Eyes 2020 — Safilo’s Celebration of U.S. Eye Care Professionals Continues Safilo Advertisement Latest Trending Videos The Big survey10 hours ago Think You’re Having a Bad Day? ECPs Told Us Their Biggest Screwups Best of the Best1 day ago This Seattle Practice Turned A Muralist Loose On Its Walls — With Stunning Results Photo Gallery2 days ago 19 Images That Will Change the Way You Think About Optical Lighting Press Releases2 days ago Prevent Blindness Declares December as ‘Give the Gift of Sight Month’ Columns4 days ago Increase Medicaid Patient Engagement With 3 Simple Steps Photo Gallery6 days ago Hilary Swank in Silhouette TMA Frames … and More Celebrity Eyewear Picks Headlines3 weeks ago Report: U.S. Vision to Lay Off 299 Workers Headlines3 weeks ago Pennsylvania Expands Optometrists’ Scope of Practice The Big survey1 week ago These 14 Industry Traditions Need to Die, ECPs Say Photo Gallery3 weeks ago Check Out These 17 Eye-Catching Optical Murals Headlines4 weeks ago Video: Florida Man Invents Robot to Place Contact Lenses Headlines4 weeks ago Video: Some Retailers Board Up Due to Election Unrest Fears Headlines1 month ago Video: Car Crashes Into Optometry Office; 4 Taken to Hospital Sponsored Content3 months ago Introducing EssilorLuxottica 360 Sponsored Webinars3 months ago Introducing Varilux® Comfort Max Lenses Advertisement SubscribeBULLETINS Get the most important news and business ideas for eyecare professionals every weekday from INVISION. Advertisement Most Popular Photo Gallery6 days ago Hilary Swank in Silhouette TMA Frames … and More Celebrity Eyewear Picks Benchmarks6 days ago How 6 Eyecare Businesses Get the Word Out to the Right People — On a Budget The Big survey5 days ago 35 Time Management Hacks From Your Fellow ECPS The Big survey1 week ago ECPs Share COVID-19’s Life Lessons Products1 week ago 9 Brands That Ensure You’ll Look Good From Your Head to Your Toes Columns4 days ago Increase Medicaid Patient Engagement With 3 Simple Steps The Big survey6 days ago More Than 60% of ECP Businesses Expect Earnings to Fall This Year Mark Hinton1 week ago Are You Effectively Connecting with Patients Before, During and After Their Office Visit?