Big Barker 7 Pillow Top Orthopedic Dog Bed for Large and Extra Large Breed Dogs

  • CALIBRATED FOR LARGE DOGS: Available in sizes Large, XL, Giant XXL dog beds. Too powerful for small dogs.
  • 10 YEAR WARRANTY: Foam retains 90% of its original shape and loft for 10 years or your money back.
  • WON’T FLATTEN: American made therapeutic foam is the best quality you will find in orthopedic dog beds. Will not flatten or pancake over time.
  • MADE IN THE USA: Handcrafted by craftsmen in our small Pennsylvania workshop, which has been making quality furniture and bedding for over 50 years.
  • EASY TO CLEAN: Machine washable. Cover made of 100% microfibre. Soft to the touch, looks great in your home. Price: $329.95 (as of 03/01/2022 06:40 AM Details )

Product Dimensions

52 x 36 x 7 inches 16 Pounds

Date First Available

September 25, 2012


Big Barker

Country of Origin


What do mean....too powerful for smaller dogs?

The foam is adjusted for large canines (Labs, Boxers, right approximately Great Danes) that have a great amount of weight per square inch. When a huge pet dog lays on this form, they'll a little penetrate the leading degree of Comfort Foam as well as be fully sustained by the middle layer of Support Foam. The Comfort Layer will certainly mold around their joints and feels really, extremely comfortable.A tiny pet (Beagle, Boston Terrier, and so on) is as well light to sink right into the leading layer of Comfort Foam. It would feel tight to a smaller sized pet but comfy to a bigger pet.

Kirby is a 115 lb corso/pit mix. He is a nester. Will the cover hold up to his scratching?

My dog eats his bone on there. He is a pure guard. Evaluates 130 pounds. If he bites it, prolly bad. It is pretty tough.

What size for a 98 pound goldendoodle? He's having knee surgery so wont be allowed up on the couch for a while-- buying this as a substitute.

One of the most important measurement is the width of the bed. What you intend to do is have your pet dog to stand up straight, and procedure from all-time low of the paw to the top of the hip or shoulder. This is the amount of space that your dog needs to be in a full 100% stretch placement. Contrast that measurement to the size of our dimensions. You'll want an extra 4-6 inches. As an example, if your pet steps 24", you'll do great with the Large, which is 30" vast. Yet if your pet is 27", you'll desire to bump as much as the 36" vast XL. And if your pet is 30" or bigger, get the Giant.

Why is this bed twice as expensive as the highly rated USA made, excellent foam layer Dogonit bed? Is it the foam height? 7" vs 4"? or headrest?

I would like to know the exact same thing since a lot of makers list the elevations deceptively by making use of the headrest elevation. So I made use of the picture of the biggest size (with the Great Dane on it) because it is established one of the most perpendicular to the camera and out a diagonal to the electronic camera making it hard to gauge visually. Likewise the closest side to the electronic camera is the lengthy measurement which is 60 inches or 5 feet long specifically. It was simple after that to aesthetically most likely to the center point on the long side and also see the length of time each 2.5 feet fifty percent was. After that I just did it to visually split into 2 sections of 1.25 feet and the last divide of that 1.25 feet was easily 2 areas of 7.5 inches each. After that it was clear, because at the elevation of the bed mattress was clearly the very same as the length of the final area I had actually divided by eye that it is the sleeping platform not the headrest that measures 7 inches and in my evaluation an additional aesthetic comparison indicates the headrest is 4.5 - 5 inches by itself or, integrated with the base. The top of the headrest need to be roughly 11.5 - 12 inches from the floor. That suggests the producers are being respectable in providing the elevation. Include to that the 10 year warranty (the foam will keep at the very least 90% of it's life (it's elevation) or cash back and because the beds are made in California at a family members run business I would certainly say that warranty is something they will certainly support. Certainly it does not make sense economically for them to provide a 10 year assurance like that if the bed is likely to lose more than 10% of its lift before the 10 years have actually passed as well as the likely provides you the response concerning whether this bed will certainly offer your dog lengthy term comfort while offering you long term worth. I have actually denied anything yet so I can not provide personal suggestion yet I really feel positive this is a great bed. Finally on another internet site that evaluates dog beds the reviewer mentioned that the bed is made of the best quality foams available and also the kinds provided are H10 Foam and also H45 Foam, so you can look them up yourself on the internet. Other beds I am looking at simply guarantee "dense, high top quality foam". They do not list specifically which ones so you can check on their claims of top quality I hope this is practical.

Hi, is this bed waterproof or suitable for an outdoor environment?

Hi! Our beds are not water resistant, however we do sell a waterproof liner for the foam. We do not encourage placing them outside for an extended period of time, considering that the covers would certainly discolor and also perhaps come to be harmed with the sunlight and also rain.

Does your dog use the headrest?

Honestly, the pet dog uses the headrest but as a butt remainder. Ha! I have a pet cat that really uses the headrest.though: -RRB-

German Shepherd, but limited on floor space where the bed will go. Would a large work?

Hi! Our huge beds step 48x 30. You can measure the flooring space and also contrast that to our beds: -RRB-

How well does this stand up to paws? Have a four year old German Shepherd

I have 2 years of age, 85lb shepherds with big paws and the material has stood up extremely well.

What size would be recommended for two dogs(Lab Mix and Pitbull)? I'm looking to buy one bed

I would recommend the biggest bed. Our canine is a laboratory mix as well as having to do with 106lb and she fits simply excellent. It is well worth the price really wonderful bed.

I have a shepherd mix that's approximately 55lbs, would this be too firm for her?

Hi Debbi!The beds all have a top "comfort" layer of foam on top of the stronger assistance layer. This is to ensure your pets joints are supported, yet he continues to be comfy. So it must not be also firm. Hope that assists!