Installation Instructions

Installing the Heavy Duty Dog Door® or Big Dog Door™ On A House Door

Installing on a house or garage door The Heavy Duty Dog Door® and Big Dog Door™ are installed on the outside of a house door.Determine Height To find correct height of the hole for your dog, measure the belly height of your pet. (Average installation is six to twelve inches.) Mark the height in pencil on […]

Installing the Heavy Duty Dog Door® or Big Dog Door™ On A Wall

Installing your dog door on a wall: The Heavy Duty Dog Door® and Big Dog Door™ are installed on the outside surface of a building, wall or door, etc. Step #1: Measure the belly height of your pet from ground level to his underside to find the correct height of the door opening. Bottom edge […]

PVC Trim Kit for a Door Installation Instructions

This trim kit is designed for door thicknesses of 1-1/4” to 2” Before beginning, check that you have all included parts. (The PVC Door Trim Kit contains 1-inside trim frame, 1-outside trim frame, eight 1-5/8” Phillips head screws.) Optional: foam tape weather stripping (purchased locally) • Place PVC Trim Kit on door at the desired […]

dog door PVC wall trim kit

PVC Wall Trim Kit Installation Instructions

This dog door wall trim kit is designed to install on wall thicknesses of 4” to 8” Before beginning, check that you have all included parts. (PVC Wall Trim Kit contains 1-inside trim frame, 1-outside trim frame, eight 1-5/8” phillips head screws. Optional: foam tape weather stripping (purchased locally) • Place PVC Wall Trim Kit […]

Drop-in Closing Panel Installation Instructions

Install channel on inside of building Photo 1   Closing panel is installed on the inside of building or door. Construct a 2" wide frame on inside mounting surface. Place channel angle one inch from dog door cut opening. Install screw at base of each channel. Slide heavy-duty closure into channel. Remove as needed. Drill […]

Guillotine Closure Installation Instructions

Step 1 Place panel against wall as a template. Install each channel so the panel slides in its grooved track. Step 2 Drill hole or install a eye hook in panel. Install two pulleys to ceiling and attach a cable/rope to the 3/8″ polypropylene panel. Step 3 Slide polypropylene panel in channels as needed. Parts […]

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Dog Door Training Tips For Puppies Or A Timid Dog

Whether you have an adult dog, or a new puppy, teaching him how to use a dog door will be done the same way. Be patient! Your patience, confidence and encouragement will give your dog the faith needed to get through the door. Start with a good installation. When you install your dog door, make […]