How to Build a Dog House for Your Kromfohrlander

Posted by on Mar 29, 2011 in Animal Care, Dogs, Kromfohrlander, Pets | Comments Off on How to Build a Dog House for Your Kromfohrlander

Build a House for Your KromfohrlanderMore than 50% of owners allows their Kromfohrlanders to live inside and sleep on their sofa or in the bed. For those of y’all who are interested in how to build a dog house for your Kromfohrlander, to follow are our easy rules to follow when figuring out what type of house you want to provide for your Kromfohrlander.

Building Your Kromfohrlander a Dog House: Size

1. You should start your dog house building process by making sure the house is large enough to fit your Kromfohrlander’s potential adult size. Humans enjoy having approximately two feet of air overhead in a room to live without feeling claustrophobic. Your Kromfohrlander will also enjoy having that much room. The comfort zone for both people and Kromfohrlanders is about 33 percent of their standing height. To calculate how much room the Kromfohrlander will need go get a tape measure and measure your Kromfohrlander. Measure him standing straight up, sitting on his haunches and most importantly measure the full dimension of the Kromfohrlander when he is in the most stretched out, comfortable, and relaxed position he can get into. Your Kromfohrlander should be able to see out the front entrance when both standing up and sitting. So the Kromfohrlander will not have to significantly lower his front shoulders or drag his stomach, make sure that entrance is high enough. Stand above the Kromfohrlander and measure the breadth of the broadest point of the animal’s shoulders.

Building Your Kromfohrlander a House: Elevation

2. Remember to raise the house several inches from the ground to allow air and water to flow underneath. To dissuade bugs from entering the dog house, and taking your Kromfohrlander’s health into consideration, remember how vital air circulation is. Install a few nickel-sized holes in the walls below the eaves. Install a wind block inside the house so the Kromfohrlander can use the warmth of its body to heat the area if it is really cold or breezy outside. Consider adding a partial wall which will permit your Kromfohrlander to escape the inclement weather. Your Kromfohrlander can choose to just snooze in the entry room or go around the inner archway maze wall into the inner room. Your beloved Kromfohrlander would probably appreciate having a pillow or some sort of pallet to sleep on.

Building Your Kromfohrlander a House: Weather Resistant

3. To avoid rain coming into the house make the floor just a little bit slanted toward the door and build the roof a bit on an angle, as well. Make sure the house is well insulated but you shouldn’t paint the inside.

4. In the United States most storms come from the west and south so ensure the house faces a different direction. Most house plans suggest that the dog house entrance faces east. The cold air will not be able to whip through the entrance then.

Add Hinges to the Roof of Your Kromfohrlander’s House

5. It is recommended that you put hinges on the roof when you build your Kromfohrlander a house. This makes it simpler for you to clean your Kromfohrlander’s house. You should empty out your Kromfohrlander’s house as much as you give your Kromfohrlander a bath.

Kromfohrlander Dog House: Conclusion

If your Kromfohrlander lives outdoors then he needs to have a suitable place to snooze and get away from harsh weather. Hopefully these simple tips on building a dog house for the Kromfohrlander will help you get started.

Don’t forget to check out these other articles about Kromfohrlanders.

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