Measuring Your Pet


 

 

How to Measure Your Pet :

If you can’t get to a pet store to try your pet’s travel crate/kennel size, you can still find the correct size by using the following guidelines.

A. Measure the length of your pet when standing from the root of his tail to the tip of his nose. Add 4 inches to this Measurement. This should be the minimum Length of your pet’s Kennel.

B. Measure the length of your pet when standing from the floor to the top of his head. Add 4 inches to this Measurement. This should be the minimum Height of your pet’s Kennel.

C. Width across shoulders

Size Of Kennel


Small (24x16x16 inches) : Small dog kennels measure approximately 24 inches and are designed for dogs weighing up to 25 pounds, like puppies and small breed dogs such as Boston terrier, Chihuahua, fox terrier, Jack Russell terrier, Maltese, miniature dachshund, miniature poodle, Pomeranian, pug, shih tzu and other dog breeds of similar size.

Medium (28x21x19 inches) : Medium dog kennels measure approximately 28 inches long and are designed for dogs that weigh 26 to 40 pounds, such as pit bull terrier, dachshund, French bulldog, miniature pinscher, miniature schnauzer, Scottish terrier, Welsh springer spaniel and other dog breeds of similar size.

Intermediate (32x23x24 inches) : Intermediate dog kennels measure approximately 32 inches long and are designed for dogs weighing 41 to 70 pounds, such as American Eskimo dog, basset hound, beagle, bulldog, cocker spaniel, standard schnauzer, Welsh corgi and other dog breeds of similar size.

Large (36x24x27 inches) : Large dog kennels measure 36 inches long and are designed for dogs weighing 71 to 90 pounds, such as golden retriever, Dalmatian, chow-chow, Labrador retriever, border collie, Airedale terrier and other dog breeds of similar size.

Extra large (40x27x30 inches) : Extra large dog kennels measure 40 inches long and are designed for dogs weighing 91 to 110 pounds. These dog kennels are recommended for Alaskan malamute, collie, German shepherd, giant schnauzer, greyhound, bloodhound and other dog breeds of similar size.

Giant (48x32x35 inches) : Giant dog kennels measure 48 inches long and are designed for dogs weighing 110 pounds and up. These dog kennels are recommended for Great Dane, mastiff, Newfoundland, Saint Bernard, Irish wolfhound and other dog breeds of similar size.