Selecting a bed that your dog loves requires you to know your dog intimately. You will need to have that special, inseparable bond that man has with his canine friend to truly know which bed is the perfect match. All dramatics aside, you should observe where your dog likes to sleep and try to get a bed that matches it.
There are a few things to consider. Like humans, some dogs have some interesting sleeping habits. For instance, you might expect a dog to sleep curled up, but perhaps yours likes to sleep on his back and all sprawled out. In that case, it may be better get find a bed with a large, flat surface without any bolsters.
Or perhaps your dog likes to feel protected and all covered up, so a bed with bolsters or a hood would be more to their liking. If your dog sheds a lot, you will have to look for a bed that is hair-resistant. Have a rowdy, bite-happy dog? You need the most durable bed you can find. There are lots of factors to consider, and we’ve only barely scratched the surface.
Check our guides below to help you select the perfect dog bed for your budget.