Best Dog Bed Reviews UK - A Buyer’s Guide

Best Dog Bed Reviews UK - A Buyer’s Guide

Find the best dog bed for your furred friend with help from PetMonkey.

With fabulous dog beds from leading brands including Scruffs, Danish Design, Ancol, Trixie and Petlife: we help you choose a great place for your pooch to sleep.

Best Dog Bed For Puppies

When it comes to your fur baby, nothing but the best will do. Danish Design has the perfect starter bed for your pup: the Danish Design My First Dog Bed

The Sherpa fleece of the Danish Design My First Puppy Bed provides a comfort ring for the smallest of pups, which can be removed and extended as your puppy grows.

Best Dog Bed Review UK

The inner base and bottom of the cushion are lined with waterproof nylon to protect against little incidents and the cover and cushion are machine washable. The Danish Design My First Dog Bed also accommodates a heat mat and a reassuring 'Mum's heartbeat' clock (available separately).

It's these features that make the Danish Design My First Puppy Bed the best dog bed for puppies. 

Want to know more? Check out the Danish Design My First Bed Review. 

Best Dog Bed For Pregnant Dogs And Pups

The Trixie Heating Mat 70 x 50 cm is perfect if you are looking after pregnant bitches and puppies. Featuring foam padding and a faux lambswool cover to keep little ones toasty, the heat mat retains your dog’s body heat and radiates it back. The Trixie Heating Mat 80 x 60 cm and Trixie Heating Mat 90 x 70 cm makes this dog bed suitable for larger breeds, too.

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Best Dog Bed For Staffies

With their strong, muscular heads, Staffies need a robust dog bed that offers excellent support and comfort. The Danish Design Newton Slumber Dog Bed Truffle is filled with soft thermal polyester for support and insulation and is supremely comfortable for your Staffie. 


Best Dog Bed For Labradors

Larger breeds such as Labradors benefit from less structured dog beds which allow them to stretch out. The Danish Design Quilted Snuggle Dog Bed Green will provide bags of room for your Lab, and is comfortable, robust and showerproof.

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Best Dog Bed For Cockapoos

Danish Design has a great selection of little houses for your ‘Poo to snuggle into. We love the exotic look of the Danish Design Morocco Snuggle Dog Bed Small, which provides a soft, thermal polyester filling for great insulation and support. At 45cm/18" wide, it's perfect for smaller Cockapoos. 

Best Dog Bed Review UK

If you like the look, but need a bigger sleep pad for your Cockapoo, then the Danish Design Morocco Box Duvet Dog Bed Medium is a great choice. Finished in touchable faux suede, the cover is fully washable and will make your Cockapoo feel like a king!


Best Dog Bed For Greyhounds

Does your lanky lad or lady feel the chill? Put some heat on their bones with the Ancol Self Heating Pet Blanket Pad. This dog bed comes with a thermal liner, which efficiently retains your dog’s heat as they curl or sprawl on chilly stone or laminate floors. 


Best Orthopedic Dog Bed For Arthritis

Dogs that suffer with aching joint problems will benefit from a specially designed dog bed. Here at Pet Monkey, we understand the problems that older dogs face and provide the best orthopedic dog bed UK for their needs. The Danish Design Retreat Eco-Wellness Duvet Dog Bed Navy/Stone Large is filled with lots of memory foam 'crumbs', which mould to your dog's shape. At a robust 87 x 138cm, it is a great size and shape for larger breeds. 

The duvet of this bed is easily zipped off to wash in the machine. The memory foam is also made from 100% recycled materials, so is environmentally friendly too.


What Is The Best Dog Bed For Chewers?

If you're looking for the best dog bed for chewers, then the super durable Bunty Outback Mattress Dog Bed is the one for you! choice. Manufactured from heavy duty vinyl PVC, it is super hard wearing and with withstand even the most determined of gnashers. What's more, the inner filling consists of high-density foam, which means that the best dog bed for chewers is actually very comfortable as well as strong. 



Best Dog Beds For Outdoor Dogs

If your pooch loves running into the woods and through the surf, then the hard-wearing, easy-clean outer cover and 600 denier fabric of the rugged Scruffs Expedition Box Dog Bed - Chocolate is just the job.


Now that you have the best dog bed for your Labrador, make sure you protect your car seats against muddy paws and hair. With the wipe-clean Danish Design Car Seat Cover Navy, you're good to go exploring!

Best Dog Blankets

If you are looking for a super versatile, machine-washable dog blanket then Petlife Non-Slip Vetbed Dog Bed is exactly what you need. Loved by dogs, owners and vets, this bedding material comes on a roll and can be used as a flat pad, in dog beds, and as a liner for a larger dog bed. To top it off, it comes in lots of cool patterns.


Want something smarter? The Scruffs Snuggle Pet Blanket - Chocolate / Blue / Burgundy is a downy pet blanket that can be used around the home or in the car, and has two fabric finishes for cold and warm climes. The perfect complement to your dog bed.



Looking For A Memory Foam Dog Bed?

Last but by no means least, we look at Petlife Posture Pal Memory Foam Orthopaedic Cat / Dog Bed. Made with vets' input, this memory foam dog bed moulds to the shape of your dog's body, providing comfort and support. Therefore, this dog bed provides welcome relief from dog bed sores, and can prevent them forming in the first place. It's also an ideal dog bed for overweight dogs, with a dense and high-quality mattress that is pressure and heat sensitive. Enjoy giving your dog the gift of comfort with this fantastic memory foam dog bed. As its name suggests, it's just as comforting for cats, too!

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There are so many dog beds out there that choosing the right one can be overwhelming. The most important factor is selecting the right size and the best manufacturers will have helpful guides on their websites.

After that, ensuring that you select a dog bed from a quality brand, tailored to your dog's needs, will ensure that you find the best dog bed for your pet. Happy shopping!

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