New a new dog bed?
Want to know the best beds & lounges right now, we’ve got you covered.
Our team reviewed the best ones for different types of dogs.
Only the best made it to our list.
Whether you need an orthopedic bed for your senior dog or a chew-proof bed for Captain Destructo, we’ve got you covered!
By the time we’re done, you’ll have no doubt as to which one is right for your pooch!
Let’s get started, shall we?
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Complete Guide to Buying The Best Dog Beds
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If you searched for “dog beds” in our search bar and felt a little overwhelmed by our myriad of choices, don’t worry: this guide is for you!
I’m taking everything we’ve ever written about beds for your pooch and putting them in one super convenient spot.
However, I thought, “wow, that can still be a little overwhelming!”
So I am breaking this down into handy tables.
Start with the first table for all of our dog bed roundup-style posts. Then check out our reviews!
Before you go, make sure you take a peek at my top pick for each category!
Dog Bed Review Guides at a Glance
This table will help you find pretty much any type of dog bed that you may be looking for, broken down into handy categories.
It’s the best place to start if you have a vague idea of the type of bed you want, but don’t really know what’s out there.
|Types of Beds||Best For||Learn More|
Orthopedic Dog Beds
|Senior dogs and pups who need a little extra support|
Heated Dog Beds
|Pups who spend time outside or in a drafty house|
Fully Machine Washable
|Really messy dogs|
Beds for Older Dogs
|The title says it all: best beds for senior dogs|
Beds for German Shepherds
|German Shepherds, obviously, but also other large-breed dogs|
Odor-Resistant Dog Beds
|Stinky dogs! Seriously, these are great for all breeds|
Best Beds for Chewers
|Dogs who chew everything (like my Pharaoh Hound)|
Outdoor Waterproof Beds
|Families who spend a lot of time outside in the rainy season|
Large Dog Couches
|Couch-style dog loungers for large breeds|
Hypoallergenic Beds & Blankets
|Dogs with skin sensitivities or allergies.|
XL Beds with Memory Foam
|Large & giant breed dogs who need extra support. Think Great Dane|
Beds for Small Dogs
|Toy and small breed dogs, like the chihuahua, pug, Shih Tzu|
DIY Dog Beds
|If you're crafty, check these out!|
XL Dog Beds With Sides
|Bolster-style beds for the really big pups|
Removable Dog Bed Covers
|Not beds, but still super handy for all breeds!|
Bedding for All Seasons
|Everything from blankets to bedding to actual beds|
Deals on XL Dog Beds
|A guide to finding great XL dog beds at an affordable price|
Best Dog Beds for Hip Dysplasia
|Includes the most supportive foam beds for dogs with aching joints|
Best Orthopedic Dog Beds for Large Breeds
|If you have a big dog, these are the beds you'll want to help support their bones and joints|
|Best Dog Beds for Dogs with Arthritis||Guide to choosing the right bed for your arthritic dog|
Best Dog Beds for Great Danes
|Use this guide for finding a good bed for all giant breeds.|
Dog Beds for Labradors
Best Orthopedic Dog Beds for Large Breeds
|Supportive beds for large breeds like German Shepherds|
Best Dog Bed for Hip Dysplasia
|Supportive beds specifically for dogs with hip problems|
Leather Dog Beds
|If you want a bed with the look and feel of leather, check this|
Best Elevated Dog Beds on Legs
|Best for outdoor use or dogs who like to chew their beds|
Extra Large Dog Beds for Mastiffs
|When you need the biggest bed possible, these are the ones you want|
All of our Dog Bed Reviews
We’ve shared a few in-depth dog bed reviews. Find those on the table below!
Types of Beds
Cujo Cot vs Kuranda Dog Bed
|Choosing between these two popular elevated dog beds.|
BuddyRest vs. Big Barker Dog Bed
|Choosing between these two popular “best all around” dog beds.|
Big Barker Orthopedic Dog Beds
|Learning more about these dog beds for large breeds.|
BuddyRest Dog Beds Overview
|Learning more about one of the most popular dog bed brands.|
Menards Dog Beds Guide
|Discovering how to buy the best beds at Menards.|
K9 Ballistics Cujo Cot Dog Bed Review
|Learn all about this super-strong chew-resistant dog bed.|
|Milliard Premium Orthopedic Pet Bed Review||Find out if this budget-friendly dog bed is right for your pooch.|
|Complete LaiFug Orthopedic Memory Foam Dog Bed Review||Need a bed that doesn’t cost a fortune yet supports your dog? Find out if this is the one!|
|Complete Review of PetFusion Ultimate Pet Bed||One of our top picks across most categories gets a full review.|
|Complete LOAOL Waterproof Memory Foam Dog Couch Review||Another budget-friendly bed, but is it a good fit for your dog?|
|Kuranda Dog Bed Review||Find out why this is one of our most-recommended dog beds!|
Our Top Pick in Each Category
Let me tell you, it’s not easy choosing just one bed from each category!
We only talk about beds that we would recommend, so obviously we think highly of every single one featured!
Now I know how the Academy Awards judges feel! Still, I dug real deep and picked a single favorite just for you, so check it out!
You’ll notice a few repeats, as some beds cross categories!
I also gave you my #1 all-time favorite, all-around best dog bed pick!
I hope that wasn’t too overwhelming! I know it seems hard to find the ultimate bed for your pooch, especially since there are SO many great options out there.
When I’m having a hard time choosing, I make a budget (and stick to it), read all the reviews, then pick something that looks comfy for my pups!
If you do the same, you’ll be in good shape.
Make sure you bookmark this page, as we’ll be updated it when we bring you new ideas for the best dog beds!
Last update on 2023-04-01 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API