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    29 Pet Products From Amazon You’ll Probably Want To Buy Two Of, Just in Case

    Luxe beds, endlessly entertaining toys, and other pet stuff you'll definitely want to double up on.

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    1. A small, machine-washable travel dog bed that compresses into a small sack, so you can just attach it to your pack or toss it into your tote when it's adventure time.

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    Promising review: "I was originally looking at a $70 camp bed to bring with me camping for my dog, but decided to try this one out first. I'm glad I did. It's perfectly sized, incredibly light and very durable. My dog loved laying on it, and having the warm/cool sides worked well for switching between putting it down in the camp site during the day and in the tent at night. It stuffed a lot smaller than I thought it would after reading some reviews. It was definitely smaller than a sleeping bag when put into the stuff sack, and could probably compress even more if you bought a different compression bag." —Joseph Hinton

    Price: $22.24+ (available in sets of one to five beds)

    2. A package of alcohol-free, hypoallergenic grooming wipes, so you can clean up your furry pal's muddy paws, eye boogers, and, uh, other messy parts.

    The wipes, which have textured dots, after cleaning off a dog's paw
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    Promising review: "OK, so it might be a bit much to say that I’m ‘obsessed’ with dog wipes, right? Wrong, they are just that good. I’ve tried so many dog wipes but none compare to these. The wipes are extra damp (and stay that way even after opening), which means one wipe goes a long way. They also smell great, have a thick feel, and are hypoallergenic. I have a dog who has sensitive skin, and we use these wipes after walks to get rid of allergens. Game-changer. Try them out, you won’t be disappointed!" —I Only Shop Online

    Price: $8.99+ (available in unscented and lavender scented, and in 100-wipe and 400-wipe packages) or Subscribe & Save for $8.54/month

    3. A collapsible, easy-to-store cat tunnel, for cat owners who don't have a ton of room, but still want to make sure their fur babies are having a blast.

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    Promising review: "This is a really fun cat toy! My two cats love it. At first, they were unsure of it, but I hid treats in it and they loved 'finding' the treats in the tunnel. I like that this tunnel has three openings; it allows multiple exits and entrances. Perfect for cat 'hide and seek' playtime. I like that it is collapsible (and folds away compactly) for storage." —Rachel Stevenson

    Price: $13.95 (available in two colors)

    4. A pair of elevated pet bowls, because eating without bending your neck is good for everyone — it helps minimize joint pain in older dogs, and can prevent younger dogs from gulping too much air as they eat.

    The bowls, which are metal and sit into clear acrylic raised stands
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    Promising review: "It's perfect for my two Frenchies. I know it's better for pets to eat more upright, but I put off purchasing elevated feed/water bowls because I worried about getting the height correct. But these are just the right height for my little girls. Now they won't choke or suck in too much air while eating. You get an extra shallow bowl, in addition to the two deeper bowls." —Cynthia V.

    Price: $19.95+ (available in two heights, and individually or in sets of two)

    5. An automatic laser toy that turns on and off by itself, tormenting, I mean, entertaining your kitty with fun projections all day long.

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    Promising review: "My kittens love this thing, as do I! I was hoping this would be a great way for them to burn off their energy on the floor of our home. In other words, not accidentally claw our leather couches because they’re hoping and running all over over them. There’s a lever on the laser that allows you to control the projected angle. It allows me to project it solely on the ground. One of the best features of this cat laser specifically is that it comes on automatically. Every other single cat laser I looked at had to be manually pressed to activate. What about the hours you spend away from home with no one to press the button? That’s be a lot of play time missed out on...or made up on my couches. Slight and only con I’ve encountered is that it only rotates in a circular motion. It does switch up a little bit, but sometimes the cats get bored of that motion. Other times, they’re all for it and can’t figure out why they can’t catch it." —Gutierrez Family

    Price: $25

    6. A whistling Chuckit ball, for dogs with vision impairments who still love to play fetch, or any dog who loves adding a twist to their usual play routines.

    The ball, which is medium-sized and has holes in it to create a whistling sound
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    Promising review: "My daughter has a border collie that has always LOVED to fetch balls. About a year and a half ago, we noticed she was losing her vision. But with these balls, she can listen to the whistle and knows exactly where to go. She is one happy girl and we are, too, because we thought those days were over for her. She deserves quality of life and this brings her such joy. The whistle isn't very loud. These fit in our Chuckit tennis ball thrower, as well as the Nerf tennis ball gun. So she can still chase them a loooong way for a loooooong time. They also don't get popped by doggy jaws like tennis balls do. Lots of things to be happy about!" —Reay Clan

    Price: $7.99+ (available in sets of one to six balls)

    7. A play mat for medium-sized birds, so your feathered friend will be occupied for hours with beads, seed cups, and other toys that engage their foraging instincts.

    A cockatoo playing with the play mat, which is made of woven sea grass, and has cups, beads, and confetti paper hanging from it
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    Promising review: "I bought this for a parrotlet in the hopes of teaching my bird to forage. When I first received it, I realized it's much larger than I anticipated. The little coconut foraging cups are several inches in diameter. I figured, at the very least, my bird could just chew on the sea grass rope. The quality is great — smells a bit like plant material, but it's mild and not unpleasant. The plastic pieces appear well-made and durable (for a small to medium bird like a parrotlet, lovebird, or conure). I started teaching her how to use it by placing large and obvious pieces of millet in the coconut cups. I'd leave for work and come back to millet all over the floor — success! Very happy that my bird learned to forage, and I feel better going to work all day knowing she has something to do!" —AIMN

    Price: $20.69

    8. A ceramic drinking fountain, because cats love flowing water and are more likely to drink from it (if you've ever let your cat around your kitchen faucet, you already know this).

    The fountain, which has a round base with clamshell styling, and a fountain-type cylinder that juts out from the middle, emitting water
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    Promising review: "My 18-year-old kitty with failing kidneys is drinking water again! She LOVES it and so do I! It really is quiet, too. I bought two other fountains and had to return them — she wouldn't use them, maybe because they were noisy or small. She drinks out of it many times a day. Her kidney function is improving and she's feeling better, and I think this fountain has played a big role in her improvement. This fountain also has almost all ceramic parts, while the other fountains were plastic. We're not using the charcoal filters because we add filtered water to the bowl. We clean it once a week." —Debbie

    Price: $59.99 (available in three colors)

    9. A package of soothing, alcohol-free ear wipes, for when your beloved fur ball's ears get irritated, waxy, or just a little stinky.

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    Promising review: "Excellent product to keep your dog's ears clean. Icky, black/brown wax builds up in my Mercy's ears. She used to whine, paw at her face/ears, and shake her head ferociously. We use these to avoid that, and to keep from having to go to the vet for antibiotics and medicine. These ear wipes keep her ears clean, so she doesn't get those infections. Mercy hates the ear medications from the vet, but she submits to these. The wipes are cold and wet, but she gets a treat after and feels better. Plus, they smell so clean!" —Amber Werner

    Price: $11.04 or Subscribe & Save for $10.49/three months

    10. A self-warming bed that uses your pet's natural body heat to create warmth — so elderly pets who need heat for their joints, or small animals like chihuahuas who are often chilly, can stay snug.

    The dog bed in the round style, which has a plush sherpa lining
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    Promising review: "This bed is my 15-year-old arthritic cat's favorite bed now. She likes it better than the memory foam pillow basket, her sherpa bed, and even better than the bottom of her mommy's bed (which she has to be lifted to). Her left back knee is calcified and her left right knee is also showing a lot of wear. The front legs aren't as bad. Previous to purchasing this bed, she was walking with a curve in her spine to help brace herself to accommodate for her painful knee. She is no longer walking that way. Since getting this bed, she has show less stiffness when she gets up, does not curve her back when walking, and is no longer as grouchy about being petted near the site of her pain." —Katherine A. Kennedy

    Price: $20.52+ (available in two styles and five sizes)

    11. A combination scratching post/lounger, because your kitty can relax and scratch the living daylights out of something at the same time.

    A cat rests on the scratcher, which has rounded ends and dips in the middle, like a backless couch
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    Promising review: "My cats love this! The shape of it is very natural for kitty cats to sit in and also have a blast scratching. Highly recommend it, your cats will thank you!" —BossCat

    Price: $27.99+ (available in two colors)

    12. A soft stuffed toy with a motorized "heartbeat" sound, so new puppies getting used to your home or older dogs dealing with anxiety can feel soothed and calm.

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    Promising review: "We brought home an 8-week-old golden retriever and began using this the first night, thanks to a recommendation from a friend. She has slept straight through the night for over two weeks now!!! I absolutely think that this has to do with it. She never feels anxious or alone. I only used the free heat pack that came with the first night, now we just use the heartbeat. Love this thing!!" —momo

    Price: $28.99 (available in two colors)

    13. A self-cooling mat, for furry friends who tend to overheat in the summer months — it uses cooling gel, so no need to refrigerate.

    The mat, which is large enough for a small dog to lay his entire body down on it
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    Promising review: "This is a fantastic find! I bought two (M) for my Pomeranian. He's a fluffy guy, and with groomers shut down due to COVID-19, he is extra fluffy and overheats quickly. Put one in each of his beds and he's able to sleep again! Only recommendation is to get a size larger than you think you will need." —Kali Russen

    Price: $21.98+ (available in three sizes)

    14. A water bottle with built-in collapsible bowl that will help you easily quench your furry companion's thirst in the car, on walks, while traveling, or any other time you're on the go.

    The water bottle, with foldable cup fully extended
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    Promising review: "This product is great. Tried it out to see how it would work when we got it. Our golden loves it! We purchased it knowing that hurricane season is upon us soon. This makes hurricane evacuation with a dog just a little bit easier." —Amber K. Powers

    Price: $14.97 (available in three colors)

    15. A kibble-and-hay feeder bowl, because your bunny or guinea pig deserves all the snack options.

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    Promising review: "My rabbits had a bowl for their food, and I got tired of them flipping the bowl over and their food getting into their poop. So I was on here looking for other feeding options and came across this. I was like OMG, I need this for my rabbits. Now they can't dump their food all over their cage and I can put both their food and timothy hay in it. Absolutely genius!! My rabbits love it! I would totally recommend this to anyone with rabbits." —Sher M. Arroyo

    Price: $9.99+ (available in four colors)

    16. A submersible fish tank heater, so your tropical fish can always stay toasty and warm, no matter the temperature in the rest of the house.

    The heater, which plugs into a power outlet, then is placed inside the tank and attached to the wall via suction cup
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    Promising review: "I've had this heater for months in my 3.5 gallon betta tank with one betta and one mystery snail. Both of these guys love the heater and hang out by it all the time. I'd say it's on about half the time when I walk by (as indicated by a small orange light). My fish tank is right below an air vent and this heater keeps the water nice and warm for my aquatic buddies." —Amazon Customer

    Price: $12.99+ (available in four wattages and three sizes)

    17. A scrubber/sprayer hose attachment that gives you targeted control of the water stream during bath time, and allows you to really focus in on your pup's dirtiest areas.

    The sprayer/ scrubber, which attaches to the end of the hose, and shoots a small, targeted stream of water out of a curry comb-like brush
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    Promising review: "Love it! Hooked it up to the shower in my laundry room, my 'dog shower' now. I can get down to level with my pup and not have to keep reaching for the water and worry about her slipping past me and escaping. The on/off button is perfectly placed, as well as the level button. Definitely makes it easier to bathe a dog. You can always use it outside with a water hose." —Jessica

    Price: $34.95

    18. Or a dry cat shampoo, for cats who, let's say, decline to participate in bath time.

    A cat with its fur dampened by the shampoo
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    Promising review: "LOVE that it's safe, all-natural ingredients, because the cat will inevitably lick it off. I squirt a few pumps into my hands and rub all over my cat. She hates the initial cool and wet feeling, so she squirms to get away, but this is so easy to use, I can usually get full-body coverage even when she's walking or running away. It takes less than five minutes to apply the product to her fur, which is about all she can tolerate. I love that it's no-rinse, because she can go hide under the bed or sulk by the window and I don't have to bother her until she dries —and then she loves to be brushed, so it's like a reward. I have a large cat (2 feet long, 14 lbs), a bottle lasts three baths." —Rocke980

    Price: $6.35 or Subscribe & Save for $6.03/two months

    19. An interactive feeder toy, so you can slow down mealtime, and keep your puppo from gobbling their dinner so quickly that they feel sick afterwards.

    The toy, which is shaped almost like a squat bowling pin, with a rounded bottom, and a narrow top that is removed to insert kibble
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    Promising review: "My 9-month-old Shepherd-Husky Mix vacuums up her meals in less than a minute. No slow-feeder bowl or tennis ball will slow her down. Even putting her food spilled out on the floor only slowed her down a smidge. This dispenser has been amazing. I currently have it open fully and it has slowed down her eating to seven whole minutes! While it may not seem like much, I am relieved, because I was worried about digestive issues from eating too fast. I agree with another commenter that this is not meant to be an all-day toy. It's made of a super hard plastic, so I don't think my dog would be able to completely maul it, I can see how dogs would possibly chew or scratch it by trying to get more and more food out. I do wish the hole at the top were slightly larger so that I could fill it faster, but I still believe this is a 5-star product." —Yvonne M.

    Price: $11.10+ (available in two sizes)

    20. A leak-proof, soft-sided cat carrier that has handles, shoulder straps, escape-proof zippers, and a car seatbelt attachment—basically, everything you and your little buddy need to safely fly the friendly skies (or roads).

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    Promising review: "I don't usually use the word 'best' in product reviews, but I am this time. The frame on the carrier is very sturdy. It is a large cat carrier, but not oversized. My cat has more than enough room to chill out and move around. Aesthetically, it's great! It looks like it would be a lot more expensive than it is. I love the added strap to attach to the car seat for safety. I really like the mesh sides, so Lily can see out. There are four doors; I prefer to use the top to load her up, and the side ones for her to come out of the carrier. It collapses easily and is pretty flat, which makes the carrier easy to store."—JMable

    Price: $29.99+ (available in four colors)

    21. A virtually indestructible tug-of-war toy, for the aggressive chewer in your life.

    A pit bull chewing on the toy, which has a figure-8 shape
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    Promising review: "Pit bull-tested and approved! This is the first toy we have found that has lasted more than a day. Kongs last a day, she has figured out how to completely destroy them. We've had this for a week now, and not even a tooth hole. And not without trying! She jams it to the back of her jaw, gnawing on it in an attempt to destroy it, it is her mission. But so far, it holds up." —Kristy Gordon

    Price: $21.31+ (available in seven colors)

    22. A dog carrier backpack, so you can take your canine companion on outdoor adventures while keeping them safe and sound.

    A dog in the backpack carrier, which holds the dog on the front of the body in a harness, in the style of a baby carrier
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    Promising review: "We love taking our dog hiking, camping, and just everywhere in general. This carrier is not only great for hiking (to carry him when he gets tired), but it's also been super useful for taking him around town." —t.

    Price: $22.99+ (available in four sizes and 11 colors)

    23. A freezable teething toy, because the soothing, cool relief will make them want to chew on this instead of your couch legs.

    The ring, which is a circular tube with textured nubs all over it
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    Promising review: "My puppy is a few weeks old and has been teething. He's been putting anything and everything in his mouth. I noticed that he didn't really care for this toy as much as other toys, but when I froze it for him, it instantly became his favorite chew toy. It both helps with his teething and keeps him cool during this heat." —Angel

    Price: $9.99

    24. A pet scent-neutralizing candle, so your house can smell like it's full of sugar cookies, not stinky, adorable puppies.

    The candle, in pumpkin scent
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    Promising review: "These candles are fantastic! They smell great, and do a great job of eliminating any odors in your house, not only those from pets. They do work best if you burn them for one or two hours at a time, and will get rid of the smells of wet dog, fecal smells, urine odors, and I’ve even found them useful for cooking odors. I highly recommend these candles. I purchased the Vanilla Creme Brûlée scent. I often get headaches from powerful scents, but have never gotten one from these lovely candles!" —Heather

    Price: $21.95+ (available in one or two packs, and 26 scents)

    25. A cooling vest, for doggos who love their walks but overheat easily in the summer.

    A dog in the vest, which is light colored and covers the whole back and stomach, the way a shirt would
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    Promising review: "We live in Arizona and our girl does not tolerate the heat well in the summer, especially now that she's gotten older. We have cooling bandanas that work okay, but she was still getting overheated on our morning walks. We decided to give this a try since nothing else was helping that much. We just got this vest last night and have already used it twice. It made such a difference for her! Last night, we went out for a walk that was over a mile when it was still 90 degrees outside, and she never got hot or slowed down at all. She wouldn't have made it a block in 90-degree weather without this vest. It stayed wet the entire time and we couldn't believe how cool the part beneath her chest was, even in the heat. I wish we bought this years ago! Our girl is 35 pounds with a 25" chest, and we ordered her a small. It fits really well!" —Ellie the Boxer

    Price: $59.95 (available in six sizes)

    26. A self-cleaning slicker brush that can catch your cat's loose fur before your couch does.

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    Promising review: "My cats are beginning to blow their winter coat in preparation for warmer weather, and this brush has been incredibly helpful in keeping it managed. With three cats, fur can cover everything in the house super quickly. I like to try to stay ahead of it with daily brushing and am always searching for a great brush that my cats like and that works efficiently. This brush is seemingly very comfortable for them, as they don't try to run away while I am using it. There is a lot of fur in the bristles to clear away after use, meaning it is getting a lot off while in use." —Kerri

    Price: $11.88+ (available in two colors)

    27. A flopping, catnip-filled motorized fish toy, so your cat can feel like a wild hunter (even though they are really your sweet little angel baby).

    A cat playing with the fish toy, which is fabric, but designed to look like a fish
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    Promising review: "Excellent toy! The fish is well-made and tough. Which is great because we have a Savannah who enjoys shredding everything. The movements of it intrigue him; not many toys can capture his attention like this one can. It’s as if he is actually hunting it. He likes to toss it around, kick at it in his mouth with his hind legs, and finally attempt to break its neck with some crazy jerk movements. Yet the fish lives. I am glad he is spending time playing with this — the less attention he gives my walls, the better!" —LilSoka

    Price: $12.99

    28. A soothing paw balm, for cats and dogs prone to dry, cracked tootsies.

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    Promising review: "Our Shetland sheepdog was suffering from very dry cracked paws this winter, due to a mixture of the cold weather and the dry heat in our home. With the temperature dropping, the pads were particularly irritated and our Sheltie started constantly licking them. We narrowed our search down to this product and it is fantastic! Received it yesterday and upon the first application, his pads instantly improved in look and texture. MOST importantly, our Sheltie was comfortable again and has not touched his pads once." —Tony Stark

    Price: $14.99+ (available in three sizes) or Subscribe & Save for $14.94/two months

    29. A set of waterproof, anti-slip dog booties, so no matter whether the pavement is burning hot or covered in winter salt, your canine companion can stay happy, healthy, and by your side.

    The booties, which secure around the dog's ankle with velcro
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    Promising review: "I love them! I bought a size 6 for my 50 lb pit bull and they don't come off his feet, even when he gets the zoomies and runs really fast. They protect his feet perfectly from the hot pavement, and he loves to wear them. He gets so excited when I put them on, because it means we're going for a walk — he gallops around the house in them. Would definitely recommend these to anyone!" —Justeen

    Price: $26.99+ (available in two colors and seven sizes)

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