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Selecting a Wooden Dog Kennel

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Wooden Dog Kennels

Selecting the right wooden dog kennels can be difficult, especially if it’s something you’ve never purchased before. Once you have a better understanding of the reasons why purchasing a dog kennel makes sense, it’ll be easier to know which type is right for your dog.

Unlike what some people believe, putting a dog inside a dog kennel is not inhumane. The enclosed environment actually offers many dogs a sense of comfort, especially if a kennel is used from a young age. Think of it as the dog’s home, the place where it can go to relax and unwind. Better yet, think of today’s kennel as a modern remake of the traditional doghouse, updated for the 21st century.

A wooden dog kennel gives a dog owner a sense of relief knowing that while gone, the bored dog won’t fill its time destroying the rest of the house or the yard. In addition, if you plan to travel with your pet companion, a kennel is an absolute necessity.

The last real consideration is whether you want a wooden dog kennels designed for outdoors or indoors. Both types are readily available. Inside kennels are fairly basic. They’re rectangular in shape and usually made with wire or plastic and they’ll have a secure locking mechanism.

Wooden dog kennels range from basic to luxurious, literally, and you’ll find wide a range in price. Like anything, the more features the dog kennel has, the more it will cost. If you plan on keeping dogs for years to come, you’re better off spending a bit more on a well-constructed dog kennel that will last long and that will accommodate your dog’s changing needs.

Another consideration to make is the amount of time your dog will be spending outside.  A kennel with an enclosed run will offer more shelter from the weather.  Buying a dog kennel with run.

Be sure to view our range of double dog kennels and runs.  This has the benefit of adding more protection form the wind, rain or sunshine.