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The Best Waterproof Dog Bed

Dog lounging on waterproof dog bed

Waterproof dog beds are perfect for senior dogs or puppies who experience an odd bathroom accident, as the waterproof layer protects the filling of the bed inside. They’re also ideal for dogs who drool excessively or those who often head to their beds with wet, muddy paws. Our vet advisor, Dr. Amanda Jondle, reviewed dozens […]

The Best Snuffle Mat for Dogs

Corgi sniffing a dog snuffle mat

Are you looking for the perfect snuffle mat for your dog? Snuffle mats are a way to “slow feed” your dog, encouraging them to use their senses and think hard in order to find the treats or kibble hidden in the mat. This can relieve boredom and anxiety, and reduce any regurgitation of food. Our […]

The Best Outdoor Dog Kennel

Dog standing in outdoor dog kennel on a warm sunny day

An outdoor dog kennel is perfect for dogs who like to spend plenty of time outdoors but can’t always have free reign of the yard due to safety concerns or other reasons. While keeping dogs outdoors full time isn’t recommended, especially in kennels that aren’t climate-controlled, they’re great for letting your dog stretch their legs […]

The Best Outdoor Dog Fence

Picture of a dog sticking his face through an outdoor fence.

Outdoor dog fences are a great way to give your dog some outdoor off-leash time while still keeping them safely contained. They’re also a great way to allow a dog who doesn’t get along with strange dogs or people some time to safely roam. That said, the wrong dog fence can you to leave with […]

The Best Service Dog Harness or Vest

The best service dog harness

If you or a loved one has (or is getting) a service dog, it can be a little confusing. The ADA has a great Q and A page that can answer a lot of the questions you have about service dogs in general. But what about the topic of vests and harnesses? First off, a […]

The Best Shampoo for Cats & Kittens

Cat with towel draped around it being dried off after a bath with cat shampoo

Cats spend plenty of time cleaning themselves, but occasionally they may get dirty enough to need a bath, in which case it’s important to select a suitable shampoo for cats or kittens. Most human shampoos are too harsh for cats, as are some shampoos that are designed with our feline friends in mind. Luckily, our […]

The Best Toys for German Shepherds

German Shepherd with a toy outside

Choosing the best toys for German Shepherds might feel tricky. Maybe you’re worried about buying a toy that won’t be rugged enough to stand up to your dog. Perhaps you’ve already purchased a few toys that came highly recommended for dogs … but it seems like they’re sized for a miniature poodle. Our vet advisor, […]

The Best Portable Dog Fence

Picture of a dog in a car - what's the best portable dog fence if you're travelling with your pup?

Dogs make great traveling companions, but without fences and other comforts of home, it can be difficult to keep them safe when you’re on the go. Portable dog fences are an easy and effective way to help keep your dog close by when you’re not at home. Whether you’re just visiting a friend down the […]

The Best Puppy Harness

Picture of a puppy on a leash in a harness

If you’re here there’s likely a number of items on your new puppy checklist. With any purchase for a puppy you likely have some concerns: Will it fit right? Will it last? Will it do its job? Will it hurt my puppy? A puppy harness is no different. To help answer these questions and make […]

The Best Invisible Dog Fences

Picture of a dog with a white (almost invisible) dog fence behind him.

An invisible dog fence is a type of containment system for your dog that doesn’t require a traditional, physical fence. You don’t need wood, posts, or wire panels. Instead, these fences operate on a system that transmits energy between the boundary line you establish and a receiver in the dog’s collar. Having an invisible fence […]

The Best Guinea Pig Cages

Guinea Pig Cages

Are you trying to choose between several different guinea pig cages? Whether you’re a new pet owner or an experienced pet parent, it can be tricky to know what type of cage to go for. It’s important to get a safe, comfortable cage that’s large enough for your guinea pig(s). Cages can be quite expensive, […]

The Best GPS Dog Fences

Picture of a dog with a GPS dog collar - which one is the best?

GPS dog fences can be wireless, electric, non-shocking, portable, or may feature buried wires, and work via global positioning systems to build a barrier and keep track of your dog. Invisible dog fences require training your dog where the boundary is, using visual cues, sound, vibration, or shock. Your dog wears a special receiver collar […]

The Best Elevated Dog Beds

Dog laying on elevated dog bed in the grass

Elevated dog beds are great for managing orthopedic problems and improving your pet’s overall comfort. They can be ideal for dogs with hip and joint issues and help keep your furry friend cool and comfortable during the warm summer months. Of course, if your pet already has issues sleeping comfortably you don’t want to pick […]

The Best Dog Litter Boxes

Puppy in litter substrate in a dog litter box

Dog litter boxes are a great option for situations where it’s difficult to get your dog outside to go potty on time. Whether you need it because of bad weather, limited mobility (for you or your dog), a potty-training puppy, or something else, a dog litter box gives your pup an appropriate place to relieve […]

The Best Dog Stairs and Steps

Small dog using wooden dog stairs

Dog stairs and steps may just be the thing you need to keep your pup’s life happy and fulfilled – and if you could ask them what they need to be happy, they’d probably say all they need is you. Unfortunately, just because our dog wants to be everywhere we are doesn’t necessarily mean the […]

The Best Heating Lamp For Bearded Dragons

Best bearded dragon heating lamp

You need to pick the best heating lamp for your bearded dragon to make sure that it’s happy and healthy. We’ve been raising bearded dragons for years and we know how to pick the best lights out there. Here’s a quick guide and how to select the right light for you and the top five […]

The Best Dachshund Harness

Picture of a dachshund in a harness.

Choosing the right harness for your Dachshund is important for ensuring your dog’s comfort and safety. As a breed, Dachshunds are prone to back problems, so it’s important to select a harness that is designed to distribute weight evenly and avoid putting unnecessary strain on their back. Additionally, Dachshunds are small dogs, so it’s important […]

The Best Cat Trees for Large Cats

Picture of a cat with a cat tree

If your cat is tipping the scales at over 12 pounds, he’s a large cat who needs a cat tree designed for large cats. Smaller cat trees topple over when a larger, heavier cat tries to scratch or climb. Once a cat tree falls, your cat may avoid the tree and use furniture for climbing […]

The Best Dog Backpack Carriers

Picture of a dog in a backpack carrier

When you have a pup that loves to be near you at all times, a dog backpack may be the best product you can buy. Though some “back” packs will actually allow you to wear him in the front as well, he’ll be on your back primarily and that gives him a good view of […]

The Best Cute Dog Collars

Cute dog collar

Finding the perfect collar for your dog can be rough. Things like fit and quality are obvious considerations. You may need something customized to your specific breed (like the perfect collar for a Poodle’s hair and size) but you may also want a cute dog collar that looks attractive on your dog. My dog is […]

The Best Dog Lift Harness

Dog Lift Harness

For small dogs who need the occasional boost during walks to large dogs who need help getting around (for a variety of reasons), dog lift harnesses can be a lifesaver for many pets and owners. That said, lift harnesses are specifically designed for dogs who are likely to have issues with traditional harnesses or collars. […]

The Best Front Clip Dog Harness

Picture of a dog with a front clip dog harness.

A front clip dog harness can be a great tool for training and walking your dog without putting its trachea at risk. The wrong harness, however, can cause all sorts of issues for you and your dog: A front-clip harness that doesn’t fit properly can allow your dog to escape and run away, run into […]

The Best Dog Strollers

Picture of a dog looking at another dog in a stroller - which is the best dog stroller?

A dog stroller serves many purposes – from carting around your tiny Chihuahua who is unable to walk a couple of miles to giving your elderly pooch a scenic tour around your neighborhood. Dog strollers come in a wide variety of styles and sizes, and offer a range of functions, depending on what you’re looking […]

The Best German Shepherd Harness

The best German Shepherd harness

Here at Pet News Daily we have tested and reviewed a ton of dog harnesses. One thing that’s very quickly evident as you look into different types of harnesses is that not every dog harness is good for every kind of breed. Getting a harness that’s wrong for your dog (but may be right for […]

The Best Dog Cooling Mats

Dog sitting on a cooling mat

When the temperature starts to rise, it’s easy for your beloved pup to get overheated. Puppies, older dogs, and certain breeds may have trouble keeping themselves cool in the heat. The best dog cooling mats help your dog stay comfortable and safe when it’s hot outside. There are many dog cooling mats available on the […]

The Best Dog Car Harness

A picture of a dog with a harness on in a car

I love my dog with all my heart, but he’s 90 pounds and behaves terribly in the car. Having a dog who won’t sit still and wants to move from seat to seat (at any size) can be a danger to the driver, everyone in the car, and the dog itself. A dog harness can […]

The Best Dog Car Seat Covers

Dogs in backseat of car on a dog car seat cover

Dog car seat covers are a great way to protect your car’s interior from damage and messes that can result from transporting your dog in your car. Taking your dog on adventures is so much fun and sometimes we have to transport our dog places, like to the vet. Unfortunately, between mud, claws, hair, and […]

The Best Dog Playpen

A picture of a dog in a playpen - which is the best one?

When your pup can’t be trusted with a free rein in your home or yard, then you definitely need to consider a dog playpen. For travel, for times away from the house, or for Houdini dogs who you can’t take your eyes off for a second – a playpen can save you and your pup […]

The Best Dog Ear Cleaner Solution

Cleaning Dog's Ears

Ear infections and other ear health issues are pretty common among dogs and can even become a recurring problem, which is why dog ear cleaning solutions are so helpful. Keeping your dog’s ears clean can help prevent infections. And, since infections can spread, leading to other health issues, clean ears are important to your dog’s […]

The Best Dog Collars

Picture of a dog with a collar on

I get pretty stressed buying most things for my dog. When he was a new puppy I was constantly researching trying to figure out the best products for him. There are a lot of important considerations! If you’re looking for a dog collar, you need to consider: Sizing for your dog’s comfort (and so they […]

The Best Dog Blankets

Dog snuggled wrapped in a blanket on a bed

Are you looking for the best dog blankets? Whether you want a spare blanket to keep in the car, a blanket for your sofa, or simply an extra blanket for your dog’s bed, there are loads of different options available. Our vet advisor, Dr. Danielle Morosco, has selected the very best dog blankets out there […]

The Best Dog Fences

Spaniels walking in fenced-in area

Keeping your dog safe means having them under control inside and out, which often means a dog fence. You can take him on frequent walks, and he may love the closeness to you, but the freedom of running in a yard unhindered by a lead or leash will undoubtedly contribute to your dog’s happiness. A […]

The Best Dog Backpack Harnesses

Dog with Backpack

From short walks around the neighborhood to longer hikes through the woods, dog backpack harnesses come in handy when you either need to bring something with you or your dog needs some extra exercise. Typically constructed to hold anywhere from a few small items, such as your keys, wallet, cell phone, or sunglasses, to slightly […]

The Best Dog Grooming Clippers

Woman grooming a cocker spaniel with dog grooming clippers

Whether you’re looking to do some at-home trimming or starting a grooming business, you need the right set of dog grooming clippers. Selecting the best dog grooming clippers for you and your pooch depends on the grooming job in front of you. If you’re new to dog grooming, choose a smaller, lightweight dog grooming clipper. […]

The Best Chihuahua Harness, Chosen By a Vet

The best Chihuahua harness.

Chihuahuas are small, energetic dogs that need a harness that fits well and provides the right amount of support. Our veterinary advisor, practicing and licensed veterinarian Dr. Jennifer Coates, has selected the best harness for Chihuahuas based on fit, comfort, and durability. There’s a lot to consider as you choose a harness for your specific […]

The Best Dog Shock-Collar Fences

Picture of a dog with a shock collar fence - what is the best one?

Dog owners have a responsibility for keeping their dogs confined, both for the dog’s safety and for the safety of others in the neighborhood, which often means getting a dog shock-collar fence. A dog safe inside its yard is less likely to be hit by a passing vehicle, stolen by a dog thief, or hurt […]

The Best Dog Food For Dobermans

Doberman laying next to spilled food bucket

Choosing the right dog food for Dobermans is important to their health and well-being. As large dogs, their dietary requirements vary slightly from smaller breeds and the breed itself is prone to a heart condition called dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) so owners should make sure their food isn’t likely to exacerbate this. Our vet advisor, Dr. […]

The Best Dog Couch Beds and Dog Sofa Beds

Corgi lying on a dog sofa bed

Dog sofas and couches are beds for dogs that look like mini couches. They’re ideal if you want a dog bed that will look stylish in a main living area or if your dog prefers to sleep on slightly elevated beds. These products have been selected by our vet advisor, Dr. Amanda Jondle. Her top […]

The Best Husky Harness

Husky on Harness

If you’re the pup parent of a husky, you’ll know that these athletic and strong-willed dogs require a little more attention and control than some other breeds, particularly during walks. Husky harnesses are the best option for keeping your dog safe while avoiding injuries to both of you. A well-fitted harness will also give you […]

The Best Cat Foods for Allergies

The Best Cat and Kitten Foods for Allergies

Cat foods for allergies are often one of the first things your veterinarian may recommend when you think your cat might be suffering from allergies. Cat foods for allergies use minimal ingredients and usually have just one source of carbohydrates and hydrolyzed protein sources or novel protein sources other than beef, fish, and chicken that […]