This lead is 5 feet in overall length. It is made out of black and orange braided rope. Has solid brass snap on both ends. This leash has a feature most other rope leads do not have, there is a floating O ring that gives the lead many options, You can attach the snap to the ring giving you the option to use lead like a slip lead. Another option is if you need to tie your dog at any time take the snap in handle and go around a tree, fence post, ect, and snap into the floating O ring. MADE IN USA!!!