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Dog Bed Comparison Chart


Drs. Foster & Smith Educational Staff
[ Classic | Orthopedic | Nesting | Bolster | Mats & Pads | Travel ]

Classic Dog Beds - Classic mattress style beds come in a variety of shapes and designs to meet the needs of almost any pet. You'll find economical polyfil beds, no-shift baffled beds, and solid support foam models. Choose from stylish, chew-resistant . . . even waterproof options - many with washable zippered covers.

Product Drs. Rating Odor-
LogicTM
Remov-
able Cover
Remov-
able Liner
Able to Mono-
gram
Stain
or Water Resis-
tant
Tear Resis-
tant
Miracle-
Loft®
Polyfil
High-loft Polyfil
Ultimate Classic
Ultimate
Classic
Best
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
ComfortSpring
ComfortSpring®
Best
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Quilted Super Deluxe
Quilted Super
Deluxe
Best
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
Product Drs. Rating Odor-
LogicTM
Remov-
able Cover
Remov-
able Liner
Able to Mono-
gram
Stain
or Water Resis-
tant
Tear Resis-
tant
Miracle-
Loft®
Polyfil
High-loft Polyfil
Brocade Bed
Brocade
Bed
Better
yes
yes
yes
Twill PetNapper
Twill
PetNapper
Better
yes
yes
yes
Tuff-N-Ruff Bed
Tuff-N-Ruff
Bed
Better
yes
yes
yes
yes
VelvetTouch Paisley
VelvetTouch
Paisley
Better
yes
yes
yes
Basic Twill Bed
Basic Twill
Bed
Better
yes
yes
yes
yes
Product Drs. Rating Odor-
LogicTM
Remov-
able Cover
Remov-
able Liner
Able to Mono-
gram
Stain
or Water Resis-
tant
Tear Resis-
tant
Miracle-
Loft®
Polyfil
High-loft Polyfil
Economy Oval Bed
Economy
Oval Bed
Good
yes
yes
Tufted Cushion Bed
Tufted Cushion
Bed
Good
yes
yes
Reversible PetNapper
Reversible
PetNapper
Good
yes
Product Drs. Rating Odor-
LogicTM
Remov-
able Cover
Remov-
able Liner
Able to Mono-
gram
Stain
or Water Resis-
tant
Tear Resis-
tant
Miracle-
Loft®
Polyfil
High-loft Polyfil


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Orthopedic Foam Dog Beds - Built to protect aged or ailing joints, orthopedic beds provide maximum support with medical-grade foam and/or box spring construction. In this category you'll find a mix of bolsters, mats, nests, and traditional beds that our doctors recommend for older or arthritic pets.

Product Drs. Rating OdorLogicTM Removable
Cover
Foam
Thickness
Fleece
Lining
Able to
Monogram
Quilted Super Deluxe
Quilted Super
Deluxe
Best
yes
yes
5½"
yes
Deluxe Waterproof Bed
Deluxe
Waterproof Bed
Best
yes
7"
yes
Traditional Slumber Nest
Traditional
Slumber Nest®
Best
yes
yes
2"
yes
yes
Double Deep Slumber Nest® w/Microfibre® Suede
Double Deep
Slumber Nest®
w/Microfibre
Suede
Better
yes
4½"
yes
Product Drs. Rating OdorLogicTM Removable
Cover
Foam
Thickness
Fleece
Lining
Able to
Monogram
Deluxe Orthopedic Pad
Deluxe Orthopedic
Pad
Better
yes
yes
4"
ComfortSpring Bed
ComfortSpring
Bed*
Better
yes
yes
yes
Bolster Bed
Bolster Bed
Good
yes
2"
Orthopedic Pad
Orthopedic Pad
Good
yes
2"
Nature's Foundation Pet Bed
Nature's
Foundation
Pet Bed
Good
yes
2-1/2"
yes
Product Drs. Rating OdorLogicTM Removable
Cover
Foam
Thickness
Fleece
Lining
Able to
Monogram
*4-1/2" Innerspring Mattress is surrounded by 2" MiracleLoft and 3" Foam.


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Nesting Dog Beds - The security of sinking deep into a high-walled nest or overstuffed pillow-ball make this bed category an all-time favorite for smaller breeds and other little snugglers. If your pup shares the house with one or more cats, slumber nests are a feline favorite as well.

Product Drs. Rating Remov-
able
Cover/
Liner
Remov-
able
Pillow
Foam
Thick-
ness
Polyfil Miracle-
Loft® Polyfil
Poly-
foam
Able to Mono-
gram
Double Deep Slumber Nest w/ Microfibre Suede
Double Deep
Slumber Nest®
w/Microfibre®
Suede
Best
yes
4-1/2"
Microfibre Suede Deluxe Slumber Ball
Microfibre®
Suede Deluxe
Slumber Ball
Best
yes
yes
Berber Deluxe Slumber Ball
Berber Deluxe
Slumber Ball
Best
yes
yes
Traditional Slumber Nest
Traditional
Slumber Nest*
Better
yes
2-1/4"
yes
Very Terry Striped Cuddler
Very Terry
Striped Cuddlers**
Better
yes
yes
2"
Product Drs. Rating Removable
Cover/Liner
Removable
Pillow
Foam Thickness Polyfil Miracle-
Loft® Polyfil
Poly-
foam
Able to Mono-
gram
Cozy Cube
Cozy Cube
Better
yes
yes
yes
Twill Cuddler
Twill Cuddler
Better
yes
yes
yes
Striped Square Cuddler
Striped Square
Cuddler
Good
yes
yes
yes
Imitation Lambswool Slumber Ball
Imitation
Lambswool
Slumber Ball
Good
yes
Silky Fleece Slumber Ball
Silky Fleece
Slumber Ball
Good
yes
Toy Breed Heated Bed
Toy Breed
Heated Bed
Good
yes
Product Drs. Rating Remov-
able
Cover/
Liner
Remov-
able
Pillow
Foam
Thick-
ness
Polyfil Miracle-
Loft® Polyfil
Poly-
foam
Able to Mono-
gram
* Has OdorLogic technology
** Has 4" thick pillow, making 6" of support.


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Bolster Dog Beds - Ideal for larger breeds - but good for all dogs - these low-profile nesters are for pups who love to sleep with their head cradled on an armrest or a pillow. Styles vary from half-bolsters to full 360-degree support, and feature either built-in or removable pillow pads.

Product Drs. Rating OdorLogicTM Remov-
able Cover
Removable
Center Cushion
Foam
Thickness
Miracle-
Loft® Polyfil
Sofa Bed
Sofa Bed
Best
yes
yes
yes
4"
Deluxe Snuggle Up Bed
Deluxe Snuggle
Up Bed
Best
yes
yes
yes
yes
Pet Chair
Pet Chair
Better
yes
yes
yes
yes
Royalty Nest
Royalty
Nest
Better
yes
yes
yes
Product Drs. Rating OdorLogicTM Remov-
able Cover
Removable
Center Cushion
Foam
Thickness
Miracle-
Loft® Polyfil
Bolster Bed
Bolster Bed
Better
yes
2"
Sueded Bolster Bed
Sueded
Bolster Bed*
Good
yes
Scenturion Odor Control Cuddler Bed
Scenturion Odor
Control Cuddler
Good
yes
Suede Reversible Cuddle Up
Suede Reversible
Cuddle Up
Good
Product Drs. Rating OdorLogicTM Remov-
able Cover
Removable
Center Cushion
Foam
Thickness
Miracle-
Loft® Polyfil
*Sleeping area contains cedar shavings.


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Mats & Pads for Dogs - Sleek and supportive mats and pads turn any uncomfortable spot into a place to bed down. Usually foam-constructed, these universal beds are an economical way to provide comfortable rest in the home or on the go. For older or arthritic pets, consider extra thick orthopedic pads.

Product Drs. Rating OdorLogicTM Removable
Cover
Polyfil
Filling
Foam
Thickness
Heated Cooling
Deluxe Orthopedic Pad
Deluxe Orthopedic
Pad
Best
yes
yes
4"
Nature's Foundation Pet Bed
Nature's
Foundation
Pet Bed*
Better
yes
2-1/2"
Thick Foam Cage & Crate Pad
Thick Foam
Cage & Crate
Pad
Better
yes
yes
2"
Orthopedic Pad
Orthopedic Pad
Better
yes
2"
Product Drs. Rating OdorLogicTM Removable
Cover
Polyfil
Filling
Foam
Thickness
Heated Cooling
Very Terry Crate Pads
Very Terry
Crate Pads
Good
yes
Double-Sided Crate Pads
Double-Sided
Crate Pads
Good
Cozy Cushion
Cozy Cushion®
Good
yes
Thermo Bed
Thermo Bed
Good
yes
yes
Body Cooler Pet Mat
Body Cooler
Pet Mat**
Good
yes
Product Drs. Rating OdorLogicTM Removable
Cover
Polyfil
Filling
Foam
Thickness
Heated Cooling
*Removable nylon liner contains a 2-1/2" layer of cedar chips for odor control; Cover is fleece on one side and vinyl on the other.
**Made of non-toxic co-polymer crystals that absorb up to 400 times their weight in water.


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Travel Dog Beds - Instant bedding wherever your adventures take you! From roll up sleepers and SUV liners to all-weather cots and patio beds, these travel beds outfit your pet with a comfortable destination after a long day's journey.

Product Drs. Rating OdorLogicTM Removable
Cover
Polyfil
Filling
Foam
Thickness
Raised off
Ground
Thick Foam Cage & Crate Pad
Thick Foam
Cage & Crate
Pad
Best
yes
yes
2"
Bolster Cargo Pad
Bolster Cargo
Pad
Better
yes
yes
Bolster Crate Pad
Bolster Crate
Pad
Better
yes
yes
Portable Cot & House
Portable Cot
& House
Good
yes
Sof-Bed Pet Cot
Sof-Bed
Pet Cot
Good
yes
Fleece Double-Sided Pads
Fleece Double-
Sided Pads
Good
Body Cooler Pet Mat
Body Cooler
Pet Mat**
Good
Very Terry Crate Pads
Very Terry
Crate Pads
Good
Product Drs. Rating OdorLogicTM Removable
Cover
Polyfil
Filling
Foam
Thickness
Raised off
Ground

**Made of non-toxic co-polymer crystals that absorb up to 400 times their weight in water.

 

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