Dog 'Play Yard' Ideas
All of those great play yard options in one safe place! A bit of agility, several different surfaces, easy to clean, how-to-occupy-the-mind-of-a-poochie ideas.
Build a 'poop pen' for your dog. Train them to do their business in just this area so there's no need to worry about roaming in your own yard. :) (This isn't 100 percent complete. The boards at the entrance/exit are higher until we decide about putting a gate on. So far, it isn't needed. Fingers crossed.) *Original HLC pin.
Garden Zone 36 in. x 30 in. Empire Steel 3-Rail Fence Panel. Only 30" tall, perfect solution for keeping little dogs safe. www.homedepot.com/
Dog pen around the boundary. The house points to the east, so the dog pen is on the west, north, and south boundaries of my back yard, about 15 feet wide. dogs love it, and get quite a bit of exercise running from one end to the other. On the outside fence of the dog pen I planted pampas grass in small bunches spaced 5 feet apart. It takes 2 years for the pampas grass to completely fill in