Raised dog beds – or dog paddle is a great solution for dogs who spend time outdoors, since it does not transfer heat or extreme cold surface can open decks and courtyards uncomfortable for dogs. Besides being a comfortable place to rest, raised beds for dogs also make it more difficult for fleas and other pests to disturb your dog.
Measure the length and width of your dog with a tape when you lying down to determine the ideal dog bed for your size. Add 6 inches to 12 inches in length and the widths of your dog to provide sufficient space for comfort. Bed sizes ranging from dog standard 18-by-24-inch bed for a small 30-by-36-inches for a larger bed.
Cut four pieces of PVC pipe using the measure 1 inch in length and four pieces determined using the width measurement. You will use these parts to build the framework for your palette bred raised dog beds. Cut four pieces of 1 inch PVC to a length of 9 inches. These pieces serve vertical legs dog bed to lift off the ground. Insert each of the four 9-inch pieces of PVC in the vertical connection in a three-way connector 1-inch PVC. You can choose to apply a little glue pipe to pipe before inserting into the connector to increase the stability of the connection.
Place two of the longest and two shorter pieces of 1-inch PVC previously cut into a rectangle shape on the floor in front of you. The pieces of the same length must be parallel. Connect the pipes in the corners of the rectangle inserting them into the open ends of the four 3-way to complete the upper part of the raised dog beds.