Branded activewear and casual sportswear marketer Big Dog Holdings Inc has posted consolidated net sales of $42.7 million for the quarter ended 30 September 2004, up from $29.49m for the prior year's quarter.

Same-store sales declined 0.7 per cent for the quarter, whilst consolidated gross profit increased to $23.43m from $16.83m last time.

Gross margin for the period rose to 58 per cent versus last year's margin of 57.1 per cent.

Consolidated net income decreased to $1.28m in 2004 from $1.95 for the third quarter of 2003.