If your dog isn’t under the covers with you, he’s ready for his own heated dog bed this winter. While we can snuggle under electric blankets, they are much too warm for pets since they can reach temperatures higher than a pet’s body temperature of 101 – 102°F. So get your pup his very own blanket or bed and help settle him in for a comfortable night’s sleep with the soothing power of heat.
Here are a few top picks for machine-washable options for home, car, everywhere your dog goes this winter. Just the thing to keep your best friend cozy until morning and relieve an older dog’s tired joints, the heated bed is a dog’s delight.
For little dogs that like to burrow, this doggy hut is snuggle supreme. Its soft hood folds over to create a cozy cave where he’ll sleep all night long. Just plug it in and it’s ready to go. And when the weather warms, just remove the heater for all season snoozing that’s just the right temperature.
When your best friend is dog-tired, tuck him in to this luxurious poly-fiber-filled bed. Powered with temperate body heat, this flat-style cozy bed features dual thermostats to maintain the surface temperature 12 to 15 degrees above the ambient temperature for comfy napping. Available in three sizes, there’s the right fit for dogs big and small.
All Season Heating and Cooling Pet Bed
The Dog Fancy Magazine Editor’s Choice, this doggie bed is a four-season favorite. Just pop in the plush heated pillow insert in the wintertime and swap it out for the “Cool Core” in the summer. It doesn’t get much better than this.
Head for the mountain snow with your snuggly pup riding in the back seat. This heated pet blanket comes complete with a 12 volt car adapter. Plug it in and it warms to a cozy 102°F. Then, once you’re at the lodge, just switch it over to the household plug for comfy accommodations all weekend long.