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In a pinch (for immediate use) a child's coat will work. I did this for a German Shepard my neighbor had. There was a fierce ice storm, and though the dog had a house there was no hay or blankets to warm him. My neighbor would not let him inside... ;(

It was a small down jacket and used large safety pins at the back (where he couldn't reach to snug it around his mid section... sewing some elastic around it would work better, leaving the zipper to make the ultimate fit.

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