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Benefits of a raised dog bed

Posted by: Tim Berrisford  Date: 22/12/2016   Category: Blog

Many people have the wrong notion that raised dog beds are for sick or injured dogs. They are not aware of the fact that these can be used for dogs of every type. Here, we present you with the reasons why some people choose to go with raised dog beds for their pets.

1. Comfortable Temperature: When you have a raised dog bed, it lifts your dog in a way that the temperature of the floor does not affect your dog. So, your dog stays at a comfortable temperature. As a raised dog bed ensures proper circulation of air, it helps your dog stay comfortable through all seasons. You don’t need to worry about your dog lying on a cold cemented floor in the winter.

2. The firm even supports: A raised dog bed provides a not only firm but also an even support. It is like the difference that you feel when you sleep on a mattress or a bean bag chair. No one desires to sleep on a bean bag chair and wake up feeling stiff. A raised dog bed is perfect for dogs who have joint problems. You can prevent your dog from putting the unnecessary pressure on their bones that may occur if they were to sleep on the floor.

3. Portability: You know how much of a hassle it is to keep moving fluffy beds from one location to another. They are bulky and heavy in contrast to raised dog beds. Raised dog beds can be easily moved from one room to another and you can also carry them outside comfortably.

4. No chewing issues: Generally, a raised dog bed has nothing in them that you might need to worry about getting chewed up by your pet. So, you don’t need to worry about returning home to see a cloud of stuffing in your room.

5. Easy to clean: Raised dog beds are much easier to clean. You need not worry about extensive cleaning as they get cleaned with just a wipe. In comparison to fluffy beds, they don’t need any complex cleaning methods. Also, fluffy beds carry allergens that are not good for your pet. It is also a safe option in case anyone of your family members has an allergy as raised dog beds do not carry dust mites.