The Top 20 best dog bowls 2022
Choosing the best dog bowl to serve your dog’s meals in can take quite a bit of research. There are things to consider like material, size of the bowl as well as height (you may need a dog bowl stand or elevation)… and then of course there are those “eccentric eaters”, i.e. fast eaters, messy eaters… or both.
We did some research for you and reviewed 20 of the best and most popular high-quality dog bowls to suit the individual characteristics of your dog… categorized under four easy headings.
Plus, at the end of the article, we also mention some really handy outdoor hiking dog bowls!
The Modern Stainless Steel Bowl
YETI Boomer Dog Bowl
YETI®, known for high-quality coolers and drinkware, also makes one hell of a sturdy stainless steel dog bowl: dishwasher-safe, scoot-proof and built to last. Two sizes are available: Boomer 4 and Boomer 8 (32/64 oz.). Also comes in many colors and you can customize it with your dog’s name.
Frisco Double Wall Insulated Non-Skid Dog Bowl
The Frisco insulated stainless steel dog bowl comes with a non-skid rubber bottom so that your happy dog can’t slide the bowl while eating. The bowl is dishwasher safe for easy cleaning. It comes in two sizes (32/48 oz.) and many colors. Your dog’s gonna love it. Many other models from Frisco are available.
Eyenimal Intelligent Non-Skid Stainless Steel Dog Bowl
A neat combination of an electronic scale and a removable stainless steel bowl, so you can serve your best friend precisely weighed meals (for example if your dog is a little chubby). Comes in two sizes and in two colors.
PEGGY11 No Spill Non-Skid Stainless Steel Deep Dog Bowls
Nicely designed basic stainless steel bowl with non-slip silicone bottom. It is a deep bowl, so it prevents spillage. Furthermore, it has a wide rim, which is also great if used in a bowl stand. Comes in a 2-pack, with two colors and four different sizes to choose from.
Amazon Basics Stainless Steel Dog Bowl
Classic looking dog bowl with all the advantages of stainless steel (e.g. hygienic, dishwasher-safe, etc.). The no-tip design and the rubber-base ensures that the bowl stays upright and doesn’t slide around when your dog eats his meal.
The Modern Ceramic Dog Bowl
Bone Dry Striped Dog Bowl Set, 2 count
“Home decor-style” ceramic dog bowl with a silicon rim to keep it from sliding. Dish-washer safe, FDA food safe and California Prop 65 compliant. Three sizes to choose from (0.75-cup, 1.5-cup and 3-cup). Comes in a set of two bowls (paw-fect for food and water).
Harry Barker Cape Cod Ceramic Dog Bowl
Dog bowl made of FDA-approved, restaurant-grade ceramic stoneware that’s both durable and easy to clean. Classic design, two colors to choose from. Comes in three sizes (3-/6-/9-cup). Microwave and dishwasher-safe.
Frisco Preppy Stripes Ceramic Personalized Dog Bowl, 4.8-cup
This ceramic dog bowl can be personalized with nice color choices as well as text (such as your dog’s name). Makes your dog feel special of course and is a great gift to give to other dog owners. Holds up to 39 oz, so it’s suitable for medium to large breeds.
Frisco Paw Prints Non-skid Ceramic Bowl, 7.75 Cups
Pretty large ceramic dog bowl for large and giant breeds, with debossed paw prints and a “woof” graphic on the outside. Non-skid bottom, microwave- and dishwasher-safe. Smaller sizes are also available.
GoTags Personalized Ceramic Dog Bowl with Custom Engraved Name
Personalized ceramic dog bowls made of heavy-duty ceramic with a clean white glaze in matte finish. You can choose up to 11 characters (including spaces) and add one of seven designs. The custom engraving is permanent and will not peel off or fade. Two bowl sizes are available.
The Slow Feed Modern Dog Bowls
OurPets Durapet Premium Stainless Steel Slow-Feed Dog Bowl
Heavy-duty stainless steel dog bowl specially designed to make your dog eat slower and not gobble up the food too fast. This can prevent overeating and improve digestion and nutrient absorption. The molded rubber base ring helps to reduce sliding and noise. Dishwasher-safe. Available in three sizes.
Outward Hound Fun Feeder Interactive Dog Bowl
Essentially a fun slow-feeder, this dog bowl increases the eating time up to 10 times. Slow eating is good for your dogs digestion and can prevent or reduce obesity. Made with high-quality, food-safe material, BPA, PVC & phthalate free. Available in two sizes.
Pecute Slow Feeder Dog Bowl with No-Spill Non-Skid Silicone Mat and Stainless Steel Water Bowl
3-in-1 combination of slow feeder, stainless steel water bowl and anti-overflow pad. Slow feeder and pad are made from food-grade material. Reduces eating speed, which can prevent digestive problems and overeating. Non-slip points at the bottom of the map prevents slipping. Easy to clean, dishwasher-safe.
Elezenioc Dog Puzzle Slow Feeder with Non-Slip, for Puppies
Puzzle Slow Feeder for your dog. Adds a lot of fun and entertainment to the eating process, gets your puppy to use his brain and may thus improve IQ. Most of all though, it has the benefits of all slow feeders, namely digestive improvement and prevention of overeating. It’s a toy-type slow-feeding dog bowl then?
Outward Hound Slow Feeder Nin-Slip Dog Bowl
This labyrinth-style dog blow slows done the eating process by up to 10x… with all the benefit of slow feeding (digestion, weight, etc.). Made with a non-slip base and from food safe materials, free from BPA, PVC, and phthalate free.
Dog Bowl stands and elevations
Frisco Slanted Stainless Steel Bowl
The Frisco Slanted Bowl features a stainless steel bowl in a stylish melamine stand sitting at a 15 degree tilt. This allows for a comfortable sitting position for your dog when eating. Also, if your dog is a bowl-flipper, then rest assured that your clown on four legs will not be able to flip this one. Non-skid, dishwasher-safe, BPA-free, lead-free. Available in two colors and two sizes.
OurPets Store-N-Feed Elevated Dog Feeder
Ergonomic elevated dog feeder with integrated dog bowl and storage space. Eating and drinking at the proper height is beneficial for digestive health for dogs because it uses gravity to help digestion naturally. For dogs with anatomic issues, this dog feeder may decrease strain. Comes with two stainless steel bowls, self-watering notch, and spill ridge to prevent food and water spills.
Solid Wood Elevated Double Dog Bowls (adjustable)
This adjustable stand for dog bowl elevation is made from solid wood with different types finishes to choose from (rustic, carbonized, cement, weathered). Two stainless steel dog bowls are included. The stand is adjustable to three heights, meaning you can get it for your dog at a young age when he is not fully grown yet. Elevated eating is good for your dog’s anatomy.
PetFusion Bamboo Elevated Dog Bowls
Dog bowl stand made from sustainable natural bamboo in minimalistic design. Elevated to support digestive health & make mealtime more comfortable. Holds two stainless steel dog bowls (included). Anti-slip feet keep things in place. Available in two sizes (heights).
Sam's Pets Dan Single Wood & Stainless Steel Dog Bowl
Elevated design to help reduce unnecessary pressure and stress during mealtime. The non-leaking design will keep things clean. Comes in two sizes, stainless steel dog bowls are included (number of bowls depends on size of stand) and are of course dishwasher-safe.
Special mention: Outdoor hiking dog bowls
Do you and your dog spend a lot of time in the great outdoors? If so, then we would like to mention RUFFWEAR, who make a large range of very practical outdoor dog bowls and accessories. Essentially these dog bowls are specially designed stable pouches that are foldable or collapsible… tried and tested for practicality. Accessories include special bowls mats and food storage bags for longer hikes. Check out Ruffwear’s outdoor dog bowl range at: https://ruffwear.com/collections/dog-bowls
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