Crates are used to get a comfortable and safe environment to the dogs and it is a place where they can retreat if things around them get too hectic or when the dog wants to rest away of other family life. Some people may think that keeping the dog in the cage or crate is something cruel but there are many benefits of putting the dog into the crate which these people are yet to be aware of. The crate is going to turn to the safe haven of the dog and it will be able to enjoy being alone and having its own private space where they feel secure and safe. The pet crate does offer the same security to the dog needs and they are found in different sizes, different shapes and different materials such as fabric, wood, wire and plastic. If you want something special, you may have the crate designed according to your wishes. The cage can have a large entrance at the front door or sometime a smaller one on a rear or a handle which is added to ensure portability. There are also large crate that have removal tray at the bottom in order to help during the cleaning.
Wooden dog crates are the first choice of DIY people and it is easy to work with. The cages that are made with wood are normally solid as wood can allow but the skills of the DIYer will also count. Since wood is the material which is easy to work with, then it will be easy to make own crate. Everything you will need is screws, few nails, wire mesh and wood. The wooden crate can also be bought with the specialist of pet traveling agency when there is a need to move with the pet abroad.
The wooden dog crates are also made to be kept indoors and can fit in any room of the house. There are no cases of ugly wire crate anymore. You can add the stain to wooden crate to match things that are already in your home. If you have two puppies and you do not like how they cuddle or if they are not able to get along, then you can use a double wooden crate where the double crate will accommodate the two puppies.
Training your dog to use the wooden dog crates is something beautiful and it may be used on different occasions. You can use it if you are transporting the pet from a place to another or by car and in some case when you are travelling by the air. The crate may also be needed if you should take the pet to a vet. If you want to cage the dog, it will be much easier if the puppy is familiar with the crate. Even if most hotels do not agree to have dogs, when they do, they are going to be happier when they are fully aware that the puppy had been put in the crate.
Since the puppies like to curl up in a small and quiet corner such as under the table, the puppy love to curl up in the crate since it will be feeling safe there. When you want to train the dog to use the wooden dog crates, you have to make sure first that it can enjoy to enter and to go out on its own before you start to close it inside. You do not have to teach the puppy how to use the crate only but also how to love it. In case you want to train an older dog, then you should use the same tips as training the puppy but you have to be more focused while training old dog who had never used the crate before or who had negative experience in using the crate.