21 Stylish Dog Crates! Some of these crates are for purchase, and some are DIY versions. Look through these ideas and find the one that best suits your home and decor style. I know you can find a stylish dog crate in this list!
I am in the process of redecorating our living room, and the changes I’ve made haven’t left a great place to store our dogs’ crates. My pomeranians are small, but even their tiny crates are an a eyesore. I’m ready to find a more attractive solution to the problem! I’ve done some research and found that you really can have stylish dog crates that fit your decor. Who knew that dog crates and dog houses could look so cute? Come see for yourself!
The price tag on this dog crate end table seems a bit insane to me, but I like the contemporary design and multi-purpose use. The steel makes it easy to clean and preempts any potential chewing (for doggies who might like to snack on wood furniture). Source: Amazon
2. DIY CONTEMPORARY DOGHOUSE BY ADORABLE HOME
This DIY Contemporary Doghouse comes with a full step-by-step tutorial in case you want to make one for your pup. Wouldn’t this look cool painted gold? With it’s flat top it could easily be used as an unique end table as well.
3. END TABLE DOG CRATE
I couldn’t find the original source for the picture below, but I love the concept and think you could easily create this with an old end table. I would probably use plaid oilcloth on the inside of the table for easy clean-up.
A dog bed nightstand is a great option for those who want to keep their pups close at night but don’t want to share their bed.
5. DIY DOG KENNEL END TABLE BY ANA WHITE
If you want to go the DIY route, Ana White offers plans on how to build your own DIY Dog Kennel end table. Perfect if you prefer a wooden crate, or if you need a specific size for your pets.
6. HIDDEN CRATE UNDER AN END TABLE BY JENNY FROH
You can disguise a crate underneath an end table! This end table was custom built to fit over an existing crate, but if your pets are small you can achieve the same look with a standard table. Go read how to achieve this look!
7. DIY COFFEE TABLE DOG BED VIA HGTV
Here is a DIY coffee table being used as a double dog crate. There is a divider in the middle so each dog has their own “room” and the doors on the end close with a magnet. How clever!
8. KITCHEN CABINET DOG CRATE BY D.T. CARLSON CO VIA HOUZZ
This appears to be a custom piece of furniture but I think it could easily be replicated. I would use a cabinet and simply customize the cabinet doors to accommodate a furry friend.
9. FAUX CORNER CABINET DOG CRATE BY SIMPLY JANELLE DESIGNS
Here is another clever DIY dog crate. A faux corner mantel multitasks as a doggie bedroom. The easiest way to accomplish this cute look is to find a corner cabinet and dismantle it. Attach to studs in a corner of your home. These corner cabinets can be often be found at thrift stores.
10. DIY MID-CENTURY KNOCKOFF PET CRATE BY REMODELACASA
Great DIY tutorial for anyone who loves the mid-century modern look.
11. DOG CRATE MAKEOVER BY SNAZZY LITTLE THINGS
This dog crate hack is genius, and simple to build! Go see the full tutorial and give your dog crate a makeover!
12. UPCYCLED CRIB DOG CRATE BY MYLOVE2CREATE
This upcycled baby crib is perfect for large dogs, or lots of small dogs in the same crate. Great tutorial for this idea!
13. BOOKSHELF DOG CRATE IDEA BY SAWDUST GIRL
A bookshelf is also a great place to consider hiding a dog crate. Always great tutorials at Sawdust Girl!
14. DOGGIE DEN DOG KENNEL FURNITURE BY LOLLY JANE
Perfect for small homes, or for big dogs whose crates take up a large amount of space. Why not use a piece of furniture that you’d use under your tv? Lolly Jane has all the details on this cute piece.
15. LAUNDRY ROOM CABINET DOG CRATE BY CREATIVE TOUCH INTERIORS VIA HOUZZ
If you have a medium or large dog, a built-in dog crate under a cabinet or kitchen island might be a more practical option for you. I love the idea of incorporating a dog crate into a laundry room design!
16. MUDROOM DOG CRATE BY MORNING STAR BUILDERS VIA HOUZZ
What a great mudroom idea for your pets!
17. BUILT IN COZY DOG CRATE IDEA
I love the seamless transition from the window seat to the dog crate. The source for this gorgeous inspiration is unknown, but you can find a similar style dog crate here.
18. KITCHEN CABINET DOG CRATE IDEA BY B&S WOODWORKING VIA HOUZZ
I value my storage space in my kitchen too much to give any of it up, but if you have space to spare, this is a great idea!
19. KITCHEN ISLAND DOG CRATE BY BETSY BASSETT INTERIORS VIA HOUZZ
This super unique idea is perfect for pets who like to stay in the action – and we all know all the action in a house is usually in the kitchen!
Another great idea by Betsy Bassett Interiors.
20. UNUSED NOOK DOG CRATE IDEA BY SPACECRAFTING VIA HOUZZ.
This unused nook in this newer construction home is perfect for a dog crate.
21. DOG HOUSE CRATE BY LDA ARCHITECTURE & INTERIORS
I love this built-in dog house for the interior of your home! How creative and special for your dog!
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How about you? If you crate your dogs, where do you keep their crates? Are you feeling inspired to create a built-in option now? I know I am!