Splurge versus steal: Luxury products for your pup (and their affordable alternatives)!

We know you only want the best for your pup! However, high-end products can put a serious dent in your bank account. We’ve compiled a list of premium products below, as well as their less expensive (but great quality) counterparts, if you’re looking to save a few dollars. We’re guessing your pooch won’t be able to tell the difference!

1. Carrier

Hartman & Rose signature leather carrier Top Paw dog carrier

Splurge: Hartman & Rose signature leather carrier: $369

Steal: Top Paw dog carrier: $49.99

 

2. Bed

Harry Barker martello bed L.L. Bean premium denim dog bed

Splurge: Harry Barker martello bed: Starting at $280

Steal: L.L. Bean premium denim dog bed: $79

 

3. Harness

Felix Chien patent leather dog harness with sherpa lining EasyWalk harness
Splurge: Felix Chien patent leather dog harness with sherpa lining: $110 Steal: EasyWalk harness: $17.95

 

4. Gate

Puplife handcrafted free standing dog gate Regalo home accents gate
Splurge: Puplife handcrafted free standing dog gate: $329

Steal: Regalo home accents gate: $38.99

 

5. Interactive toys

Poochie Heaven birthday surprise toy KONG dog toy
Splurge: Poochie Heaven birthday surprise toy: $66.63

Steal: KONG dog toy: $7.19


6. Exercise gear

dog treadmills Dog Park Public Free Place for dogs to play
Splurge: Dogtread treadmills for small, medium, and large dogs: Starting at $429 Steal: Um, the local dog park: Free

 

7. Treats

Organic Pet Boutique Kobe beef and truffle jerky treats Milk Bone dog treats
Splurge: Organic Pet Boutique Kobe beef and truffle jerky treats: $1,000

Steal: Milk Bone dog treats: $6.46

 

8. Crate

Classic Pet Beds via Wayfair solid wood pet crate MidWest folding dog crate metal
Splurge: Classic Pet Beds via Wayfair solid wood pet crate: $889.99 Steal: MidWest folding dog crate: $39.99

 

9. Boarding

Dog Luxury Hotel Rover Dog Hotel Sitting Service
Splurge: Palace Suite at The Pooch Hotel in Sunnyvale, California: $300 per night, including a flat panel TV, turndown service, and a treadmill run. Steal: Rover.com for local dog sitters and walkers.