Create Comfortable Dog Stairs for High Bed
Dog stairs for high bed – Nothing says more about love for your pet to have a hug in your bed in mornings, however, small dogs sometimes have trouble jumping to mattress and older can also find this difficult jump. To help your friend try to build a dog ladder and help he climbs in comfort and style to share morning hug. Measure length from floor to top of your bed. This will be height of ladder. Measure length of your dog’s legs and how high you can comfortably step. A good rule is that height of steps is no more than length of legs. Measure width and overall size of your body.
Assemble panels until they reach height of measured ladder. Mark width of your dog on panels, add 2 inches to make dog stairs for high bed with comfortable width so your friend has room to climb and turn around. Cut panels with steps taken to make ladder desired width. Measures at least 12 inches deep from edge of panels. Mark with a pencil, this will be your first step, then make sure that steps are adequate so that your dog can use them without having to stretch, use measurements of his legs to determine how high he can take his steps.
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Mark height of first step and cut along 12-inch mark. Sand edges of panels to prevent scratches. With measures taken cut all steps you need, side supports and bottom. Glue all pieces using furniture adhesive and let it dry for at least 8 hours. Choose a soft, sturdy and washable fabric. Use Velcro to attach dog stairs for high bed to bed frame if you wish. This lightweight structure can be used to help pets get into vehicles or cages but is designed only for small dogs, foam core panels do not support weight of large dogs. Test ladder to be safe before allowing your pet to use it.