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Extra Large Dog Houses For Great Danes
As the best known for being an extra large breed dog, the Great Dane as a domestic dog needs some room to roam. While they are best known for their great size, these dogs are also quite docile, friendly and gentle as well. Not only calm and good-natured around people, but other dogs and other types of pets as well. These characteristics make them very good family pets however their size can create some obstacles when they are trying to 'fit in' to a home. The males can reach 34 inches to the shoulder and up to approximately 120 pounds. The females are not far behind at 32 inches and 100 pounds on average. The bigger they get the more valued they are. As is the case with a number of the extra large breed dogs, the Great Danes have a relatively slow rate of metabolism.
Compared to other breeds they may even seem lazy and lethargic. Because of their more inactive lifestyle they actually consume less food per pound that a more energetic mid-size or small dog. They do require daily walks and some exercise to keep them healthy but it's important not o over do their fitness routine. To enable the dogs to understand the pecking order, you need to establish a line where they know their place. The human needs to ensure they do not jump up on people and giving them their own space would be ideal. Too often the giant size affectionate companions misunderstand their limitations with their size. A well build extra large dog house for them to relax outdoors would be a great investment.
Allowing them to be in the fresh air, sunshine, around people however a relaxing space so they don't feel compelled to run and chase and risk creating problems with hips and joints. Breeders suggest a large yard and long walks but limit running or jogging especially as puppies while they are still growing. Instead of expecting this giant size pooch to squeeze into your home, allow them the space they need to get exercise and have an area to relax in without having to curl up around furniture, kid's toys or household appliances. The extra large breed dog house would be a good asset to a home with a Great Dane. The orthopedic mats would help reduce pressure on their joints as well. We will do anything to keep our pets safe and healthy and keeping them comfortable is part of this process.
Extra Large Dog Houses - The Bull Mastiff
Surprisingly this large dog doesn't necessarily require a great deal of exercise. They are strong, silent (they bark very little) don't require a great deal of grooming, smart and very good natured. These gentle giants make very good family pets. They do very well in a house, even an apartment. As long as the dog realizes its strength and size and doesn't plow around like a bull in china shop they can be a great fit for any home. It's like having a built in security system too, most tip the scales in excess of 100 pounds, and can reach up to 130. With this powerful pooch to stare down an intruder, they will appear quite intimidating.
To insure your dog has a safe place, and your place is safe you may want to look into an extra large dog house specifically for the Mastiff or Bull mastiff. Houses that are ideal give your dog the adequate space to enter turn around and lay down. Keep in mind their heads and chests are going to be considerably larger than other large breeds and to comfortable feel they can enter and relax once inside they need that extra large space. They also need to be of solid construction to face the elements, rain, snow, sleet, sun exposure long term and of course, a 130 pound dog.
Investing in a well constructed extra large dog house for your bull mastiff will give him or her a place to rest, enjoy the weather and outdoors, keep and eye on your home and will also give you a break inside from the big suck. You know your dog is safe, happy and comfortable while you sit and visit with company without having them share the couch with Goliath hogging all the space. Consider it an investment in everyone's need for personal space at times.
Extra Large Dog Houses For the Newfoundland Dogs - The Big Black Bear
Not only big in size, Newfoundland dogs are big in strength and big on loyalty. Typically black in color, the loving and patient Newfoundland dog is distinct with its unique webbed paw which enables them to be great swimmers. Once used for working dogs in water rescue. They are considered easy to train and eager to please. Very relaxed, almost sluggish at times this giant pet like most of the extra large breed dogs has a slower metabolism which means less intense exercise but measuring 6 feet from nose to tail, and males weighing up to 160 pounds on average, you need to make sure you have the room for this black bear in your home.
The coat of the Newfoundland means grooming weekly as they will shed and matt like crazy. Perhaps an outdoor space including a fenced yard for him to stretch his giant body and an extra large dog house, even with climate control would be nice to keep him comfortable under all that fur. When dealing with a pet this size you can't help but factor in the logistics of how they will 'fit' literally, into the home. Their disposition is one that is calm, gentle and loving which make them excellent in a home with children. They will protect with a deep bark when their keen sense of hearing picks up the noise of someone approaching.As with many large breeds, they can develop problems with hips carrying their weight in later years. The extra large dog house will give them space to lie down out of the way so they don't have to keep getting up to move. With their enormous size and weight, it can be a challenge to work around them in the home at times so this outside oasis for rest and relaxation may be the best idea for dog and owners alike.
All dog houses have certain requirements they should all possess no matter what size they are. It has become increasingly more common for dog owners to get extravagant and large dog houses for their pet, even if their dog is small or medium in size. Extra large dog houses can be fun to shop for and purchase, and if properly designed your dog can really enjoy them. When you go shopping for an extra large dog house for your dog make sure you keep in mind the basic features all dog houses should have.
A dog house needs to protect your dog from the heat by shielding it from the heat. If you live in a place that is hot most of the time, make sure whatever dog house you purchase allows adequate air flow or is even fitted with a small air conditioning unit. Likewise, if your home is in a place where it is mostly cold, you will want to make sure the dog house you choose is well insulated.
A dog house also must protect your dog from the other elements such as rain, snow, and ice. The dog house you choose must be waterproof and not allow any water or moisture to pool in the bottom. Plastic dog houses are inherently waterproof, but if you buy a wooden one make sure it is treated to ensure that it will not leak or take on water. Another element that can be hazardous to a dog's health is high wind. Make sure the dog house you choose will not de drafty and is heavy enough so that it will not blow away or get knocked over in high winds.
A dog house should also make your dog feel comfortable and secure. Most people assume that the large space afforded by an extra large dog house is best for their dog, but this is not always the case. Most dogs prefer a smaller area to curl up in, one that is large enough for them to stand up in and stretch out but not one that is overly roomy. This does not mean that an extra large dog house, it not a good choice, but you have to look closely at design to make sure your dog will feel secure in it.
Large open dog houses with just one room are a great fit for large dogs such as Great Danes, Rottweilers, and even big Labs. They will feel comfortable in a large space as they will fill most of it. However, if you have a small or medium dog you can still purchase an extra large dog house providing it has a smaller space inside so that your dog feels secure. If your dog is smaller, find a large dog house that has more than one room or is divided so that your dog can still enjoy the space without feeling lost. Your dog will prefer to curl up in a smaller space and this way you can enjoy the beauty of a big house while making your dog feel secure.
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