If you recently adopted or bought a dog, you need to make sure that you have all the dog supplies you need for the cold winter months! One important supply is a dog bed. A dog bed is actually an important supply year-round, but during the winter, it is extra important since it provides insulation. Some pet owners even invest in a couple of different dog beds, one for summer and one for winter. A dog bed also provides comfortable cushioning for joints (especially important for older dogs) and a sense of territory and safety. The dog bed corrals a.. - Read More
How to Choose the Right Dog Bed Size Choosing the right size dog bed probably seems like a simple matter—and ultimately it is. But that doesn’t stop dog owners from regularly making the wrong purchase decisions. Many dog owners simply estimate the size they need. Taking a wild guess will more often than not result in the wrong choice though. Most pet owners tend to underestimate the amount of space their dog needs to sleep comfortably, so they end up purchasing dog beds which are too small. If you buy a dog bed which is too small, you will.. - Read More
In a recent article we talked about selecting the right type of dog bed for your dog. There are many different types out there, and part of getting your dog to sleep in her new bed is choosing one which will suit her. Let’s say you have done that though, and your dog still doesn’t want to sleep in the new bed you have purchased. How do you teach a dog to sleep in a dog bed when your pet is already used to sleeping on furniture or the floor?