Side table we built to cover our large wire dog crate
Many wire dog crates have a divider available that allows you to resize a large adult crate to suit a puppy.
We’ve covered the benefits; now let’s talk about safety hazards. Some wire crates have been known to have wire mesh that was too large or too thin, and dogs would get their teeth or paws caught in them. This has happened in the past; however, many crate manufacturers have been able to correct this by making them the . Also, some of the edges can contain sharp points or even metal that has a few irregularities that stick up and could possibly cut you, your dog, or others. This is possible for any type of metal product, really.
Wire crates can be a little noisy if a large dog inside moves around a lot and the crate is on a solid floor with no mat or carpet. However, many come with little rubber feet, or you can buy some for a very low cost. You should also place bedding inside which dampens any noise.
Metal & Wire Crates for All Large Dogs
Extra Large Wire Dog Crate by Midwest.
The KennelMaster large wire dog crate is perfectly designed for any puppy or dog up to 25 lbs. The crate is already pre-assembled and does not requireThis folding, portable dog crate is large enough accommodate most large and extra-large breeds, yet lightweight enough to easily portable. Crafted from commercial-strength, high-gauge wire, and featuring a divider panel for adjustability, EZ slide-bolt latches for safety, and an eco-safe Electro-coat finish for durability, this is a great option for your fur-baby.If you’re looking for a lightweight, portable crate, this collapsible model might do the trick. With a full range of features, including double doors and slide-bolt latches, this large metal dog crate is appropriate for both in-home use and travel. You’ll love the epoxy coating – it’s odor-, fade-, rust-, and corrosion-resistant, even in the most extreme climates – and the all-steel, high tensile-strength wire (gauges 5 to 9) that lends this kennel durability.Soft-sided crates for large breeds can be hard to come by, but this premium kennel offers versions for large, extra-large, and extra-extra-large pups. The durable mesh offers supreme breathability, and since this crate doesn’t contain bulky wire or other metals, it’s one of the lightest, best large dog crates for travel available today. Note: Soft-side carriers aren’t recommended (or useful) for chewers.If standard kennels can’t stand up to your tough cookie, this heavy-duty, large metal dog crate stays strong with commercial-quality materials. Built for strength and durability, this kennel uses high tensile-strength wire, welded into a tight mesh pattern. Tack on a slide-bolt latch, an electro-coat finish, and an easy-wash, slide-out tray, and you have a tough crate that’ll stand up to both your pup and Father Time.If you like the idea of kennel-as-furniture, but your pooch tends to overheat, you may think your only option is an all-metal cage. Think again: this large dog crate serves as a functional side table, but its metal-wire sides ensure ample ventilation, as well as full visibility for anxious pets. A removable plastic tray slides out for easy cleaning. This crate is easy to assemble without the use of tools.