Discover Our Range Of Dog Crates
08.05.18 May 08, 2018 Product Spotlight

Discover Our Range Of Dog Crates

A practical addition to any dog owner’s collection of accessories, dog crates are ideal when settling a new puppy into your home and whenever you need to secure your dog as they get older. Our range includes standard metal cage styles, to more substantial wooden furniture pieces. Whatever your taste there is a dog crate to suit every breed, lifestyle and interior. Read on to discover our range of dog crates and click the images to take you to the product pages:   Ellie-Bo Dog Crate Our most popular crate, the Ellie-bo dog crate comes in 5 sizes and three colour options. Available in both standard and deluxe variations (the latter being slightly sturdier with a fleece pad included), the Ellie-Bo crate is perfect for crate training a new puppy; use with a soft bed and a puppy pad to begin and then swap for a full-size cushion once they are potty trained. Super practical, the crate is simple to pop up and put down again and stores flat for easy storage. Not keen on the cage-like look? Just add one of our crate cover sets and turn it into a delightful puppy pad! Our signature L&L Crate sets come in a range of fabrics to suit all interiors and tastes. Both practical and stylish, they not only look stunning, but create a cosy space for your dog to relax and sleep. Shop our crate covers and bumper sets here.   Lords & Labradors Metal Dog Crate We have developed our own, heavy duty, metal dog crate in three colours: Gold, sliver and black. The gold finish has a multi-hued rose gold appearance with a slight rainbow effect - a gorgeously unique colour. A double-door dog crate embossed with our logo and featuring a plastic tray in the bottom. Furnish it with one of our hand-made crate sets and you have the ideal crate set-up for puppy crate training all the way through to adulthood.   White Wooden Crate If you are looking for a dog crate that integrates into your living space seamlessly, then our range of wooden crates may be for you. The White Wooden Crate Combo looks like a piece of furniture and will integrate into most interiors, both classic and contemporary.   2-in-1 Wooden Crate and Gate A multi-functional piece of pet furniture, the Wooden Crate and Gate from Merry Pet fuses beautiful looks with functionality. It can be used as either a crate or as a gate to use in doorways and hallways. Easy to assemble and really simple to change from a crate into a gate and back again. The solid wood veneer will compliment most interiors, both traditional and contemporary. Add an optional L & L cushion for the ultimate pet den.  Available in two sizes.    Ellie-Bo Slanted Car Crate Going on your travels? If you’re looking for a travel crate then the Ellie-Bo car crate with slanted sides might be just the thing. This crate has all the features of the standard Ellie-Bo dog crates with the addition of slanted sides; perfect for most  car boots. Available in two sizes to fit many breeds and most cars. Whatever your needs, there is a crate to suit every dog and owner. For more information on sizes and breed specific recommendations, check the individual product pages. If you’d like help selecting the correct size for your puppy or dog, do let us know as we’re always happy to help. Speak to us on LiveChat, e-mail us at sales@lordsandlabradors.co.uk or call us on 01790 720900.

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A practical addition to any dog owner’s collection of accessories, dog crates are ideal when settling a new puppy into your home and whenever you need to secure your dog as they get older. Our range includes standard metal cage styles, to more substantial wooden furniture pieces. Whatever your taste there is a dog crate to suit every breed, lifestyle and interior. Read on to discover our range of dog crates and click the images to take you to the product pages:

 

Ellie-Bo Dog Crate

Our most popular crate, the Ellie-bo dog crate comes in 5 sizes and three colour options. Available in both standard and deluxe variations (the latter being slightly sturdier with a fleece pad included), the Ellie-Bo crate is perfect for crate training a new puppy; use with a soft bed and a puppy pad to begin and then swap for a full-size cushion once they are potty trained. Super practical, the crate is simple to pop up and put down again and stores flat for easy storage.

Not keen on the cage-like look? Just add one of our crate cover sets and turn it into a delightful puppy pad! Our signature L&L Crate sets come in a range of fabrics to suit all interiors and tastes. Both practical and stylish, they not only look stunning, but create a cosy space for your dog to relax and sleep. Shop our crate covers and bumper sets here.

 

Lords & Labradors Metal Dog Crate

We have developed our own, heavy duty, metal dog crate in three colours: Gold, sliver and black. The gold finish has a multi-hued rose gold appearance with a slight rainbow effect - a gorgeously unique colour. A double-door dog crate embossed with our logo and featuring a plastic tray in the bottom.

Furnish it with one of our hand-made crate sets and you have the ideal crate set-up for puppy crate training all the way through to adulthood.

 

White Wooden Crate

If you are looking for a dog crate that integrates into your living space seamlessly, then our range of wooden crates may be for you. The White Wooden Crate Combo looks like a piece of furniture and will integrate into most interiors, both classic and contemporary.

 

2-in-1 Wooden Crate and Gate

A multi-functional piece of pet furniture, the Wooden Crate and Gate from Merry Pet fuses beautiful looks with functionality. It can be used as either a crate or as a gate to use in doorways and hallways. Easy to assemble and really simple to change from a crate into a gate and back again. The solid wood veneer will compliment most interiors, both traditional and contemporary. Add an optional L & L cushion for the ultimate pet den.  Available in two sizes. 

 

Ellie-Bo Slanted Car Crate

Going on your travels? If you’re looking for a travel crate then the Ellie-Bo car crate with slanted sides might be just the thing. This crate has all the features of the standard Ellie-Bo dog crates with the addition of slanted sides; perfect for most  car boots. Available in two sizes to fit many breeds and most cars.

Whatever your needs, there is a crate to suit every dog and owner. For more information on sizes and breed specific recommendations, check the individual product pages. If you’d like help selecting the correct size for your puppy or dog, do let us know as we’re always happy to help. Speak to us on LiveChat, e-mail us at sales@lordsandlabradors.co.uk or call us on 01790 720900.

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