A dog panting with a cone on.

What Do Dog Cones Do?

Your furry friend went to the vet and came out with a rather big funny-looking plastic cone around its neck. Your dog is miserable, unhappy, and confused, and it looks like it is a satellite dish about to receive a greeting from space. Seeing all of this may be just as confusing to you as to your dog, so knowing why dogs wear cones is key to helping them through the process. So, here’s why dogs wear cones.