Indoor dog kennel from pallet wood

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Project by GenuineGeek posted 09-22-2014 04:51 PM 4174 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We wanted a place for our dog to feel secure in the house, as well as a place to sleep. Dogs like dens.
This kennel has a removable lid so that it is easy to take out the blanket to wash it.
The frame is made from 2X2s and then faced with pallet wood, finished with a spray varnish.
Bandit just LOVES his kennel. We keep it in our bedroom so he can sleep with his “pack” without being in our bed.

-- Don't try to figure it out... just turn it.

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#1 posted 09-22-2014 06:28 PM

Way kewl, great design i like the lid

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#2 posted 09-22-2014 08:38 PM

“Sleep with his pack” thats a good one…Nice kennel and from re-purposed wood…

-- Jeff,Tucson,Az.

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#3 posted 09-22-2014 09:30 PM

My projects almost always use re-purposed wood of some sort. I mostly make use of waste from companies like a stair and railing company that does mostly custom work in high end homes so they often toss cut-offs from good hardwood as well as pallets. There is so much free wood to be had, which is good for me because I am out of work on long term disability.

-- Don't try to figure it out... just turn it.

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