How to Keep the Dog Off Your Bed

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Have you ever woken up in the morning to find your dog taking over your entire bed? If so, you’re not alone. Many dog owners struggle to keep their furry friends off the furniture, especially when it comes to the bed. There are several things you can do to keep your dog off your bed, … Read more

How Often Should I Bathe My Dog?

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While it may not be the most joyful part of being a pet parent, giving your dog baths is essential to keep them healthy and clean. Seeing them go from a muddy, stinky pup into a sparkling clean dog is incredibly gratifying. But how often should you bathe your dog? The answer might surprise you! … Read more

How Long Do Dog Beds Last?

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You’ve probably heard that you should change your mattress every eight years. But it’s not always a hard and fast rule. The number of users, type of mattress, mattress protectors, and frequency of use can change the timetable. It’s even more so with dog beds, as there are more variations with different models of beds … Read more

Dog Beds vs Crates: Which is Best?

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We’re taking a look at dog beds vs crates because deciding whether to get a dog bed or a crate for your fur baby isn’t always easy. Both have their pros and cons, and some aren’t immediately apparent. So, we’re comparing both, and introducing some alternative options you might not have considered. Which is best … Read more

Do Dogs Like Hard or Soft Dog Beds?

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If you’re like most dog owners, you want only the best for your furry friend. So when it comes to choosing a bed for them to sleep in, you want to make sure you select the perfect one. But with all the different types of hard and soft dog beds on the market, it can … Read more

Where Do You Put a Dog Bed?

It might seem like an easy question. But when it comes to “where do you put a dog bed?” there’s never just a straightforward answer. We can share one definitive response, though – it depends on your dog. Most pets prefer indoor sleeping, but some want to be outside under the stars. Some pups like … Read more

Do Dogs Need Special Beds?

At Restful Dog, we pride ourselves on being the one-stop resource for all things dog beds. We cover the gamut with types, care, benefits, safety, and more. The one thing we’ve learned through all of our meticulous research is that sleeping is the same, whether you’re a dog, a cat, or the person reading this … Read more

Help! My Dog’s Bed Has Bed Bugs

There are a few word combinations that can cause even the steadiest people to become squeamish. Bed bugs have to be at the top of the list, or at least in the running. Just the thought might have you feeling itchy like we are right now! Sometimes it just happens, though. And the infestations aren’t … Read more

Can a Dog Bed Be Too Big?

Do you remember the last time you shopped for a bed for yourself? Most people try to find the largest one possible without overwhelming the room, leaving you with 4” of space on the sides. For humans, too little of a bed is problematic, and that applies to dogs as well. However, there are also … Read more

Do Dogs Need a Bed in Their Crate?

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Pet lovers have different views when it comes to dog crates. While there are some loyal devotees, others can’t embrace the idea. As we’re about to answer the question, “do dogs need a bed in their crate,” we’ll also touch on the times when your pup (and you) might benefit from some personal space. And … Read more