Types of Dogs House – Choosing the Right One As Per your Dog’s Need

  • 09/09/2019

If you a pet lover you must be thinking about their safety, and a shelter for your lovely pet can be a perfect thing to have at your home. The first doghouse was made with some mud-bricks by the Egyptian nobles. In Greek, Roman and Chinese societies they kept their small dogs under their houses. If you are curious about the safety of your dog and want to give them a place that will be secure for them, a doghouse will be best to go with. Following are some doghouse types you can choose depending on dog’s needs.


If you want to give some space to your pet dog inside your house, an indoor house can help. You can put an indoor doghouse anywhere in your house. Usually these are made with less expensive material like plastic and fabric that does not require to be protected from extreme weather conditions. However, an indoor dog house can be used anywhere depending on the weather conditions.


Dog owners who want to keep them outside area of their houses. For this, they need an outdoor doghouse. Such doghouses are constructed with good quality material like plastic or wood that can bear with extreme weather conditions. When buying an outdoor doghouse you can ask for a UV rays protective material.

The outdoor doghouses also require some extra renovation if you want them to look great for your lovely pet. To add some exterior touch you can renovate it with patio paving and for better results try to consult with an expert in paving Dublin.


If you have to travel and you want to keep your dog with you, a portable doghouse can be the best choice. A portable doghouse can be used as the permanent house for your pet at your home, vehicle and anywhere you are traveling. However, a portable doghouse must be easy to carry.


If you live at some could place where the temperature usually remains low a fabric material doghouse is a must have at your house. These dog houses are usually made for indoor use and portable use. You can put a fabric doghouse anywhere on the floor, and that won’t damage it even if you drag it on the floor. Such dog houses are generally made for small dogs as they are not very large.  


This is one of the most popular types for a doghouse. However, this material does not look like as aesthetically pleasing to the dog lovers, but they are great in looking. If your dog has habit of adding dirt at their place and has problem with fleas, a plastic material doghouse can be best as those are easy to clean even you can wash them without any hassle.


The most common type of doghouses is wood made doghouse. This can be a permanent property for your dog to live. However, such doghouses are not portable and these are not easy to put to gather when you buy them. You might need some expert carpenter for this purpose. No doubt this is the most common type of your dog’s property but it requires extra care while assembling.

Please Help Us

We've got a small favour to ask. More people are reading IrishDogs.ie than ever, but far fewer are paying for it.

IrishDogs.ie takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. But we do it because we believe our perspective matters because it might well be your perspective, too.

Our future could be much more secure with your help. Please SUPPORT us by clicking on the Donate Button at the Top Right of your screen.

Comments (0)

Post a Comment
* Your Name:
* Your Email:
(not publicly displayed)
Reply Notification:
Approval Notification:
* Security Image:
Security Image Generate new
Copy the numbers and letters from the security image:
* Message:

Email to Friend

Fill in the form below to send this article to a friend:

Email to Friend
* Your Name:
* Your Email:
* Friend's Name:
* Friend's Email:
* Security Image:
Security Image Generate new
Copy the numbers and letters from the security image
* Message: