So does our dogs
Buying a bed is easy for humans, we just go to the store test few beds and choose the most comfortable. But what about our dogs?
You can always skip this duty and let your pet to sleep on the floor and that will do for most of dogs. Of course if you will let your dog to sleep with you it will become a happy dog. Dogs just love to sleep with masters. There are of course some cons to letting a dog sleep with you.
First one is the fact that if you let it sleep with you once, it is going to be this way for the rest of its life.
Second – sleeping with dog can be very uncomfortable, dogs often run in their sleep and will not let to be cuddled like humans.
There is also a risk of having an allergy, not necessarily to your dog but to the stuff that it was wallowing in last morning during the walk. So having a bed for your pet is a good idea. Whenever you will decide to buy or make a bed specially for your pet here are few criteria to be met.
How to choose correct bed for a dog
First factor determining the type of bed is the dog size. Small dog will need smaller bed and big dogs will require bigger beds. Besides the size of the dog there are also other things to be checked before buying the bed. Dogs that like to chew will requires more sturdy beds.
Whenever your pet is a couch potato you will want to indulge it with a nice soft and comfy place to sleep. Is it a puppy or a Labrador or a bullterrier if you don’t have money you will make a DIY bed. There are a lot of elaborated ideas but usually blanket and pillow or a mattress will do.