What size PlexiDor dog door should I buy for my Boxer?

The Boxer is a fairly large breed and will need a PlexiDor Large to be comfortable. This door accommodates dogs up to 100 pounds, and the Boxers usually weigh around 66 to 70 pounds.

A Boxer needs a large PlexiDor dog doorThe large PlexiDor dog door has an opening size of 11 3/4″ x 16″ and the door is usually mounted eight to ten inches off the floor. If you’re uncertain of the size, cut a hole in a piece of cardboard and see if your dog seems comfortable going through.

The top of the opening should be just above your dog’s back – they will lift their feet as they go through, and bend their head to push the door open.

Other breeds that need a large door include Collies, Labradors, Setters, German Shepherds, Dobermans, and Golden Retrievers.

 

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