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    25 Problem-Solving Products From Chewy That Any Dog Owner Will Probably Find Useful

    Owning a dog is anything but ruff when these are here to throw your dog a literal bone.

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    1. A dog bed with a removable cover and cooling orthopedic pillow because our sofas could use a break from the shedding. Your doggo will appreciate the cooling pillow after a hot walk.

    Gray dog bed.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "My German Shepherds get so hot while out playing. I am so thankful my Working GSD really loves the pillow bed and chooses it over the floor to cool. He has two other beds he loves. One is a plush Frisco with bolsters and the other a nice elevated Rest Bed but when he’s hot, he always lays on the hardwoods. Now he goes and lays on the Cooling Bed instead of the floor which is vital to protect his bones and joints. Great price point, too." —RicoAndMe 

    Price: $39.99+ (originally $44.99+; available in sizes L–XXL and two colors)

    2. An anxiety vest that'll keep your furry friend calm and tranquil during loud thunderstorms or celebrations with fireworks. Once the vest is on, your anxious furry family member gets the feeling of warm, calming hugs.

    An anxiety vest.
    Chewy, SeniorPupMama

    Promising review: "The Thundershirt vest is amazing! I bought two and the difference in behavior when it’s on is like night and day. Both my pups are so much more relaxed away from home when they’re wearing their little vests and it does help to calm my boy down during thunderstorms at night. I did have a problem with one of the flaps coming apart at the seam and Chewy was awesome and sent me a new vest in exchange for the old one. Absolutely recommend this product!" —Jingram13

    Price: $24.89+ (originally $44.95+; available in sizes XXS–XXL)

    3. An interactive dog bowl so your pup won't scarf down their chow. The labyrinth design makes your dog eat more slowly, giving way for easier digestion and reduces the odds of them vomiting on your carpet.

    An interactive dog bowl.
    Chewy

    Promising review: We ordered this for our 2-year-old Lab who tended to gulp her food. It has worked wonderfully. She still goes at her food like it's the last meal she will eat on this earth but she has to lick it out of the spaces instead of inhaling mouthfuls at a time. It has slowed her down significantly. It is also a substantial bowl, nicely weighted on the bottom so that it would be difficult for her to flip over to dump the food. Well-made, cute color, effective. Highly recommend for fast eaters." —LabMom

    Price: $7.50+ (originally $14.99+; available in two sizes)

    4. A waterproof car seat because who has time to vacuum their backseat every time your precious goes to the park? Just clip each buckle around each headrest and let the cover work its magic.

    A dog cover.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "It fit my truck perfectly. The dogs love the extra room to move around and lay down. Works great for the groceries that used to slide off the seat also. Easy to put down to allow human passengers to ride also."—OKDon

    Price: $26.99 (originally $69.99)

    5. A foldable nonslip stairway for your little, little one who needs a literal step up. The nonslip material is extremely helpful — especially for older dogs — to prevent a devastating fall off the bed.

    A minature staircase.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "With only one dog left and he weighs 30 pounds, it was a back-breaker to lift him onto the bed at night. Spotted these stairs. It only took a few times to show him what to do and now he climbs onto the bed easily and is so proud of himself. I am so glad I got these stairs, for the dog and for myself." —GrannyRaysLover

    Price: $34.99

    6. A bone-shaped hyacinth storage basket so you can keep your floors visible and not layered with toys. The hyacinth material also gives your home some lovely rustic vibes.

    Bone-shaped storage basket.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "I couldn't be happier with this basket. I ordered the large and couldn't believe ALL my golden's toys fit in it. Looks so cute and blends well with living room decor." —Christy

    Price: $47.05 (originally $89.99)

    7. An air purifier built specifically to absorb all the ambient fur and dandruff. Sorry, Chip (my brother's dog), we love you, but your hair can get the nose sniffling.

    An air purifier on a wooden table.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "We researched many air filters before purchasing and found these to be the best for our needs. Small size, quiet operation, low cost, easy clean and fast shipping." —Becky

    Price: $55.10 (originally $69.99)

    8. A support harness that'll let make transporting your old pal a little easier. Whether old age or surgery, the harness distributes weight evenly, reducing tension from the usual troublesome hips and abdomen.

    A dog with a support harness around its hips.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "My 14.5-year-old doggy Daija had hurt her back leg going up the stairs and could no longer use it or walk on her own (she also had been battling mouth cancer for over a year). I was using the towel method which absolutely killed my back — I did a bunch of research across sites and decided on this rear harness. IT WAS A GODSEND! It worked so well, easy to put on and take off as well as help her to get outside and my back no longer hurt every night. Unfortunately, a week and a half after I got it — she passed away — just two days ago. So I am heartbroken. But I did want to let others know how well this worked for us. Also, she weighed about 65 lbs so I was torn between the medium and large but ultimately went with the medium — it fit great. I even had to tighten it." —Karisa

    Price: $24.95 (available in two colors and sizes)

    9. A pack of dental treats so your dog can have healthy gums, teeth, and halfway pleasant-smelling breath (sorry, puppy-breath lovers). The 36-pack of tasty treats helps fight plaque and tartar that prevents your pooch from having gums and teeth issues.

    A box of dental treats.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "My dog is super picky with treats and dental chews. He loves these and they keep his breath fresh. I’ve tried different ones to branch out a bit, but always return to Greenies since they are the only ones he will eat." —Monilu

    Price: $33.98 (originally $39.99) 

    10. A 100-pack of aloe vera and eucalyptus ear wipes to give your pooch the cleanest, nicest ears on the block. Take it from a proud basset hound lover; dogs' ears are notorious for getting smelly infections if not maintained.

    A dog getting its ears cleaned with wipes.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "Our dog has sensitive ears and doesn’t like them being cleaned at all. But she didn’t make any fuss at all when I used these wipes and they really cleaned quite well! I was pleasantly surprised by the dog’s and am very happy with these wipes! They smell pleasant and are a good size and thickness, too." —MaGoo007

    Price: $12.99 (originally $15.99)

    11. An interactive hide-and-seek toy puzzle to keep your buddy entertained while you catch up on the endless emails and calls. Just insert the plush chipmunks into the log, and their taunting squeaks will keep Spot's mind away from the hourly walks.

    A log toy with two chipmunks.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "Our 3-year-old husky loves pulling out the chipmunks. She is not a chewer so the chipmunks are intact. It comes with three but has plenty of room for more. I plan on buying an extra set for her." —Trudi

    Price: $12.99 (originally $25.99)

    12. A small sofa bed so you can finally get back that much-needed legroom. With your choice of a chocolate or charcoal color, the sofa will blend right in with your noncanine-related furniture.

    A dog laying on a sofa bed.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "Just perfect for my 80-pound boxer bulldog. Laid down on it as soon as I got it out of the box and it was like he laid claim to it immediately. Chocolate color matches my new living room suite and it was well worth the money. A great value because I don’t have to worry about him getting on my furniture." —TBONE1

    Price: $69 (originally $69.88)

    13. An advanced stain and odor remover spray because even the most well-trained good girls or boys will occasionally leave a stain somewhere. It's not their fault; they're just always so darn excited, so be prepared and get those pesky stains out at a moment's notice.

    A squeeze bottle of stain & odor eliminator.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "Wish I could say that potty training was finished but alas, it’s still going, so we are now on our second bottle of Nature’s Miracle. It does a great job of doing what it says. Will be buying more in the future!" —Calypso

    Price: $12.75 (originally $14.99)

    14. A doggy doorbell that'll help prevent any unexpected accidents in the house. All your companion needs to do is "ring" the doorbell, and you will know when they need to go outside to do their business.

    A doggy doorbell.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "I love this doorbell. We are still in the process of training my puppy but she knows when she hears the sound, it means to go outside. She has pressed it a couple of times when she needed to go, so super proud of her. I highly recommend because it sticks nicely to the wall and even with a Malamute running into it, it still stuck on." —Samantha

    Price: $27.99 (originally $40)

    15. A dog toy for something all the puppies out there can really sink their teeth into. The toy can withstand the bites, so you will no longer need to replace your chewed-up furniture, clothing, kitchenware, or feet again.

    A chew toy.
    Chewy

    Promosing review: "My dog loves eating sticks and mulch. This toy proved to be just as favorable for her. Since giving her this chew toy, she rarely bothers with the mulch. I also love this for the durability. Our fur baby is an aggressive chewer. We got this a couple of weeks ago. Though she is breaking it down, she still finds it interesting and it provides hours of engagement daily." —HadronT 

    Price: $12 (originally $19.99)

    16. An elevated stainless-steel dog bowl to add some modern flair to your home — and make your slobbering dog look a little sophisticated, too. Aesthetics aside, the elevated dog bowl also relieves unnecessary neck strain while your four-legged friend chows down.

    A faux marble elevated dog bowl.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "These have been wonderful for our ever growing puppy! These bowls are easy to clean, extremely well-made, and perfect for our dog! Plus, it makes me so much more comfortable knowing he’s not going to have back problems from being a big dog who eats off the floor." —Hope

    Price: $28.04 (available in two colors)

    17. A pack of Pill Pockets that'll give Rover the medication they need. Ditch the American cheese for a delicious treat that lets you sneakingly place a pill in the pocket, your dog will be none the wiser.

    A dog eating a pill pocket
    Chewy

    Promising review: "My 13-year-old Chihuahua needs heart meds twice a day. He will only take his meds with these Pill Pockets, which he loves! Great product, I highly recommend for finicky dogs." —Dave

    Price: $13.19 (originally $17.99)

    18. A doggy raincoat to keep Lucky dry and your home free of the always unpleasant wet-dog smell. With the rainy season officially upon us, a dry dog is a happy dog.

    A raincoat with hood.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "This was sort of an impulse buy, but I'm glad I did. We don't always use this when it rains, but if it's pouring, like soaked-to-the-bone pouring, this is helpful for our doodle's coat which can be difficult to towel dry. It's inexpensive and not intrusive enough that it prevents him from going potty. He doesn't like the hood/head part, but the rest of it is great!" —FinleysFolly

    Price: $13.99+ (available in sizes XS—XXXL)

    19. An eight-panel gate, because the love for your dog is infinite, but maybe not in every room of the house. Unlike tiny cages, the gate can transform a part of your home into a spacious playpen, keeping your friend out of harm's way.

    A dog gate.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "Soooo glad I ordered this gate...we have a puppy who wants to bolt out the front door after her daddy...so this fixed her little wagon! We have it folded up and configured around the front door now, but we are moving soon and this gate is large enough to span an opening at the new house where the dogs will spend most of their time." —SusieMc

    Price: $119.99

    20. A programmable dog feeder so you can scratch off one more dog owner's inconvenience. Fortunately, you can now simply program Daisy's feeding schedule and no longer have to cancel date night just to feed your dog.

    A programmable dog feeder.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "We bought this on 10/16/18 and still works great. Dog loves to hear the motor sound now, like a dinner bell to her. Time gets a bit off slowly, but with daylight saving adjustment twice a year, it's never too off (5-10 minutes). It's RELIABLE!" —NysGM

    Price: $89.95 (originally $119.99)

    21. A collapsible bowl that'll give you the comfort of knowing your buddy will stay hydrated as you both embark on the challenging hikes or causal strolls. Just hook the bowl to your leash or backpack and forgot about the clunky water bottle.

    A gray collapsable bowl.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "These are everything I was looking for! I have two big dogs and I travel a lot with work. They get the pleasure to go everywhere with me! They are very easy to clean, love the colors, and not flimsy like I was concerned." —Kearstin

    Price: $8.99+ (originally $10.99; available in four colors and two sizes)

    22. A dog nail clipper to ensure a less scary nail clipping experience — for the both of you. Nothing brings more guilt than accidentally hurting your pet because you clipped too close to the quick, but between the built-in nail file and even clips, grooming your friend becomes a little less drama-filled.

    A dog nail clipper.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "I highly recommend this. Over the past 15+ years of owning pets, these are by far the best nail clippers I have owned. It is very versatile. They are durable enough to clip my 180 lbs Great Dane's nails, yet delicate enough to also trim my cat's nails. The days of two nail clippers are over now that I’ve finally found a nail clipper that cleanly cut both my large dog and cat's nails." —TerryA 

    Price: $21.99 (originally $21.74)

    23. A washable pee pad so you can save money on the million disposable pee pads your new, young pupper will inevitably use. The pad's material also locks in moisture and keeps your home free from the odors.

    A washable pee pad.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "These thin, lightweight pads protect my new floors and are easy to throw in the washer. They really work great! I no longer worry about my floors when my bunny has an accident! And he doesn't chew on them like he did with thicker pads. I highly recommend them for any animal." —Jackie

    Price: $14.99+ (available in one or two counts and six sizes)

    24. An airtight food storage bin and scoop combo that'll keep Buddy's food from going stale (and not stinking about the house with dry dog food). The scoop takes out the guess work of how much feed to give, and you can store up to 25 pounds of dry food and up to 10 pounds of dog treats for the decadent dessert or midnight snack.

    A two bin dog food storage container with scoop.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "Instead of using one for food and another for treats, this works perfect for a cat/dog combo if you have one of each. Easily rolls across the floor and comes with a scoop that has measurements on it, which helps when you have a potato dog that needs to lose weight." —FurDadof2 

    Price: $34.99 (available in seven colors)

    25. A GPS dog tracker just in case the worst thing imaginable happens: Your pup escapes. You better believe there's an app for that; just clip the collar, download the app, and find your friend in real-time.

    A GPS collar.
    Chewy

    Promising review: "The accuracy of this tracker is amazing. It has always been spot on for me. I love the design and how it's not bulky, it doesn't bother my dog at all being on his collar. The app is very easy to use. The battery stays charged for a good amount of time and I love that once the battery is low I get the alert right to my phone. The peace of mind this gives me is so worth it!" Jessica

    Price: $99.95

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