Install a dog flap yourself or have it done?

    Anyone can install a dog or cat flap. Saw a hole in the door or cut it in the wall, fix the flap, clean up rubbish … ready. But for a nice and solid result, a little bit of knowledge and craftsmanship is required. Because at Tomsgates we make the mos …

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    Are there dog flaps for both large and small dogs?

    Is there a dog flap where a Mastino Napolitano of 90 kg and a Cavalier King Charles of 7 kg can pass as easily? This question kept us busy when we had these two very different house friends. The answer was unfortunately: no. One flap was too heavy for …

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    Dog flap with chip or without, what is the best?

    Now that all dogs – and soon also cats – will have an implanted chip, you will see more and more flaps that only open on the signal from the chip of our roommates. An adequate way to keep foreign dogs outside, but there are also disadvantages. Apart fr …

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    What is the best place for a dog flap?

    Most dog owners will install a dog flap in the door. Another possibility is in the wall. If you do not want to disfigure a beautiful door, that’s a good alternative. A third solution that you will encounter is in a glass sliding wall or in a window. Ho …

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