Dog at the dacha: 5 ideas for creating comfortable conditions for your pet

How to provide comfortable conditions for a suburbanSite for your favorite dog? After all, a cheerful four-legged friend can deliver not only joy, but also unpleasant surprises. If you do not take care of the interests of the dog in time, your favorite flowers in the flower beds can be trampled on, there will be undermining on the site, and "mines" on the lawn grass. In order for the interests of the dog and the owners to coincide, it is necessary to find a competent compromise, and then rest on nature will bring everyone true pleasure.


You can immediately designate the territory of yourFavorite, having made on the site an obstacle. Consider the size of the dog. If it is small, then you should not build high fences. Make tracks for your pet. Believe me, he will gladly run through them. By the way, you can give the dog a full possession of the strip along the fence. In this case it is better that the fence is deaf. And for very inquisitive dogs it is necessary to make a viewing window in the fence. You can go another way - to give the pet complete freedom on the site, and flowerbeds, trees and other dacha vegetation to protect decorative fences.

Cages and booths

A dog needs a place to sleep and rest, andAlso hide from the scorching sun. Therefore, take care that she had her own house. It is advisable to choose the territory for the enclosure and booth in a dry place with well drained soil. To the animal was comfortable in the summer, set the box in the shade. If there are no trees, you can plant elder, hawthorn or lilac on the southern side of the structure. Design booths in accordance with the peculiarities of their site. For example, you can make a hole in the barrel for the entrance and turn it around. Or to build a terrace for a pet with a roof and put a booth there. Or make a wooden structure-box, and on the roof to make a small fence. The dog will be able to climb up the steps.


Without drinking water, the dog can not do. You can put a bowl in it, but you must always make sure that there is always water in it. Or make a small fountain with fresh water that fits into the design of the site. Spray will be your pet's liking, and it will have constant access to water. It's good to organize a swimming pool or a small pond. In this case, care must be taken that the animal can easily get out of it.


Dogs are happy to frolic and run aroundSite. And to protect it, you can create low barriers from the hedges: barberry, Japanese quince or pygmy spirals. When spraying garden trees and shrubs, it is necessary, until the leaves dry, to isolate the animal so that it does not lick chemicals from the leaves.


As an entertainment, you can arrange a labyrinth for dogs: they like to learn new ways, scour and patrol.

It is important to know

  • If you care about the health of the pet, then do not make the floor in the enclosure concrete or earth. Better use wood flooring.
  • If there is a decorative pond on your site, take care of the dog's safety: do not use chemical preparations for clarification and purification of water.
  • Since dogs like to try everything on the tooth, notPlant dangerous plants on the site (it is interesting that grapes can be dangerous for dogs: even one leaflet can cause them to vomit and upset stomach). Better let the dog chew a freshly cut branch or some special items (they can be easily found in a pet store), at the very least - an old shoe.
  • Note that all kinds of lures for rodents and snails can also be dangerous for your pet.
  • Try to select such landscape materials that will not cling to the paws of the dog and heat up.