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#6418692 - 08/21/16 06:58 PM Kennel size
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Im fixong to build a kennel for a couple of pointets. What size do they need to be?

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#6418700 - 08/21/16 07:00 PM Re: Kennel size [Re: coyotehunters]
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I'm a the bigger the better guy but 5x10 is usually plenty. When I have used 5x10 I keep the dog houses outside the run. But my yard is fenced around the kennels so they get out to run every day.


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#6418752 - 08/21/16 07:21 PM Re: Kennel size [Re: Chet]
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Originally Posted By: Chet
I'm a the bigger the better guy but 5x10 is usually plenty. When I have used 5x10 I keep the dog houses outside the run. But my yard is fenced around the kennels so they get out to run every day.


Same here with the fenced yard. Dogs run from back to the front in their kennels.. I made mine 4x16.
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#6420615 - 08/22/16 10:39 PM Re: Kennel size [Re: coyotehunters]
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I have 5x10s myself. Check out the preifert scratch and dent store for really good deals.
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#6420764 - 08/23/16 07:31 AM Re: Kennel size [Re: coyotehunters]
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I have four 10x10's and two 6x13's. I like the 10x10's better
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#6420801 - 08/23/16 08:04 AM Re: Kennel size [Re: bill oxner]
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Originally Posted By: bill oxner
Originally Posted By: Chet
I'm a the bigger the better guy but 5x10 is usually plenty. When I have used 5x10 I keep the dog houses outside the run. But my yard is fenced around the kennels so they get out to run every day.


Same here with the fenced yard. Dogs run from back to the front in their kennels.. I made mine 4x16.
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#6420846 - 08/23/16 08:38 AM Re: Kennel size [Re: coyotehunters]
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I built mine 40 years ago. I'd do the same size if I had to build another one. The only two changes I would make is a wider drain and barrels with flat tops for boxes.

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#6427357 - 08/27/16 08:07 PM Re: Kennel size [Re: coyotehunters]
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lots of cheap ones on craigslist.

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