Doggy Doors & Dog Flaps

Doggy Doors & Dog flaps for sale

Welcome to Waggs.co.za, your one-stop shop for premium quality Doggy Doors. Here, we understand that your pet’s comfort, freedom, and safety are paramount. Our doggy doors, also known as dog flaps, are designed to provide your furry friend with the independence they crave while ensuring your peace of mind.

Dog flaps are specially designed entrances, installed into your existing doors, walls, or windows, granting your pets unrestricted access to both the indoors and outdoors. This lets your pet enjoy the freedom to roam, play, or simply relax in their favorite spot outside, all on their own schedule.

Investing in a doggy door from Waggs.co.za comes with numerous benefits. Your pet gains the freedom to explore outside without any manual assistance from you, reducing their anxiety and boredom. It’s also a convenient solution for you as a pet owner, saving you from the constant task of opening and closing doors for your pet. Furthermore, our doors are crafted with durable materials that can withstand diverse weather conditions and are designed with optimal security features to keep unwanted intruders at bay.

So why wait? Upgrade your pet’s lifestyle and enjoy the convenience of our top-of-the-range doggy doors. Visit our online shop now and give your furry friend the gift of freedom and joy that they deserve.

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  • Staywell Medium White Aluminium Pet Door

    R1,799

    The Staywell Medium White Aluminium Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop allows your pet to enter or exit the house as they please. Made with high-quality materials, this door is durable, secure, and easy to install. The clear flap lets your pet see through, and the adjustable locking mechanism ensures that you can control your pet’s movements. Give your furry friend the freedom they deserve with the Staywell Medium White Aluminium Pet Door.

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  • Staywell White Medium Original 2-Way Pet Door

    R939

    The Staywell White Medium Original 2-Way Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop offers a durable and convenient solution for pets that love to move around without any restrictions. Made with high-quality materials, this pet door guarantees long-term reliability. Ideal for pet owners who value the convenience of allowing their pets to move in and out of the house effortlessly, while they focus on other important things. Give your pets the freedom to move around with the Staywell White Medium Original 2-Way Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop.

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  • Staywell Brown Medium Original 2-Way Pet Door

    R939

    Looking for a way to give your pet access to the outdoors? The Staywell Brown Medium Original 2-Way Pet Door is the perfect solution! At Waggs Pet Shop, we are committed to offering high quality, pet-friendly products that make your life easier. Our Staywell Brown Medium Original 2-Way Pet Door keeps unwanted animals out and allows your pet to come and go as they please. Order now and enjoy our reasonable prices!

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  • Staywell Large White Aluminium Pet Door

    R1,999

    The Staywell Large White Aluminium Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop provides your furry friend with easy access in and out of your home. Made from high-quality aluminium, this pet door is durable and pet-friendly. It comes with a locking mechanism that ensures the safety of your pets and is quick and easy to install. Give your furry friend the freedom they deserve with the Staywell Large White Aluminium Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop.

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  • Staywell Brown Large Original 2-Way Pet Door

    R1,199

    The Staywell Brown Large Original 2-Way Pet Door available at Waggs Pet Shop is perfect for pet owners who want to give their furry friends the freedom to come and go. The pet door comes with a 2-way locking mechanism to keep unwanted animals out and your pets safe inside. It is easy to install with a cutting template included in the package. Our pet door comes in a large size, fitting most cats and small to medium-sized dogs. With its sturdy construction and weather-resistant flap, it is perfect for pets that love to spend time outdoors. Get your Staywell Brown Large Original 2-Way Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop today and give your pets the freedom they deserve!

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  • Staywell White Large Original 2-Way Pet Door

    R1,199

    The Staywell White Large Original 2-Way Pet Door is the perfect product for pet owners looking to give their beloved furry friends more independence. Our high-quality pet door allows easy access for your pet in and out of the house. It’s made of durable materials that will last for years. Staywell White Large Original 2-Way Pet Door is suitable for any type of weather with its secure locking mechanism. Order now and provide your pet easy access with Waggs Pet Shop.

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  • Staywell Extra Large White Aluminium Pet Door

    R2,799

    Give your furry friend the freedom to come and go with ease with the Staywell Extra Large White Aluminium Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop. This high-quality pet door is perfect for larger dogs and cats and is made from durable white aluminium. The extra-large size ensures a comfortable fit for your pet, while the secure locking mechanism provides peace of mind for pet owners. Order now and enjoy the convenience and durability of the Staywell Extra Large White Aluminium Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop.

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  • Staywell Silver Medium Original 2-Way Pet Door

    The Staywell Silver Medium Original 2-Way Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop is the perfect solution for pet owners who want to give their pets the freedom to move in and out of the house without any inconvenience. The door is made of high-quality materials and features a 2-way locking mechanism, making it easy to control pet access. The sleek and stylish design of the door ensures it fits in well with your home d├ęcor. Invest in the Staywell Silver Medium Original 2-Way Pet Door today and let your pet enjoy the freedom they deserve!

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  • Staywell Small White Aluminium Pet Door

    R1,399

    The Staywell Small White Aluminium Pet Door available at Waggs Pet Shop provides a safe and easy way for your pets to go outdoors. The door comes with an aluminum frame that ensures durability and strength. The transparent flap allows your pets to easily see through the door and feel comfortable using it. The door size is perfect for small pets, and can easily be installed on any door or wall. Get the Staywell Small White Aluminium Pet Door today and give your pets the freedom they deserve!

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  • Staywell Brown Small Original 2-Way Pet Door

    R349

    Looking for a versatile and durable pet door? Get the Staywell Brown Small Original 2-Way Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop. Designed to fit small pets, this sturdy and easy-to-install door is perfect for active pets who love the outdoors. Whether you’re indoors or outdoors, our pet door offers convenience and functionality at its best. Order now and enjoy high-quality, pet-friendly products from Waggs Pet Shop!

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  • SureFlap White Microchip Pet Door

    R3,049

    The SureFlap White Microchip Pet Door is the perfect solution for pet owners who want to control their pet’s access to certain areas of the house. The advanced microchip technology ensures that only your pet can enter, keeping strays and other animals out. The microchip pet door is easy to install, fully programmable and can store up to 32 pet identities. Get yours today from Waggs Pet Shop and benefit from the convenience it provides for both you and your furry friend.

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  • SureFlap Brown Microchip Pet Door

    R3,049

    The SureFlap Brown Microchip Pet Door is a high-tech cat flap designed to give your furry friend easy access to your home while keeping out uninvited animals. Compatible with your cat’s microchip, this pet door offers excellent security and convenience. Waggs Pet Shop is proud to offer this product, ensuring quality and reliability. Order now and give your cat the freedom it deserves with our SureFlap Brown Microchip Pet Door.

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  • Staywell White Small Original 2-Way Pet Door

    R349

    The Staywell White Small Original 2-Way Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop is perfect for pet owners looking for easy installation and convenience. The Staywell brand is known for its commitment to quality, ensuring your pet has a reliable and safe entryway. Our pet door is built with a durable, weather-resistant frame and two-way locking system to keep your home secure. Give your pet the freedom to come and go as they please with the Staywell White Small Original 2-Way Pet Door from Waggs Pet Shop.

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  • Staywell Silver Large Original 2-Way Pet Door

    R1,299

    The Staywell Silver Large Original 2-Way Pet Door is a must-have for pet owners. It allows your furry friends freedom to come in and out of the house anytime they please, while also keeping unwanted intruders out. The door is easy to install and features a durable construction that is built to last. With a larger size, it is perfect for big breed dogs. Buy the Staywell Silver Large Original 2-Way Pet Door today from Waggs Pet Shop and give your furry friends the freedom they deserve!

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  • Staywell Silver Small Original 2-Way Pet Door

    The Staywell Silver Small Original 2-Way Pet Door by Waggs Pet Shop allows your pet easy access in and out of your home. Our pet doors are made from high-quality materials and come in a variety of sizes to fit your pet’s needs. With a 2-way locking mechanism, you can control your pet’s access in and out of your home. Don’t let your furry friend be restricted, buy the Staywell Silver Small Original 2-Way Pet Door today and give them the freedom they deserve.

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  • Staywell – Cat Flap – Magnetic – 4 Way Locking – Deluxe

    R849

    Enjoy peace of mind, knowing your cat is safe indoors or out with the Staywell Cat Flap – Magnetic Locking – 4 Way Deluxe, available at Waggs Pet Shop. The magnetic locking mechanism ensures that the cat flap stays securely shut, preventing unwanted guests from entering your home. With its durable construction and four-way locking system, this cat flap is the perfect addition to your home. Order now and provide your furry friend with the freedom they deserve!

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  • Staywell Large 600 Series Replacement Flap

    R949

    Looking for a replacement flap for your Staywell Large 600 Series pet door? Look no further. Waggs Pet Shop brings you the best quality Staywell Large 600 Series Replacement Flap. Made from durable, high-quality materials, this flap ensures longevity. With its easy installation process, you won’t have to worry about replacing the entire door. Keep your furry friend happy and satisfied with Waggs Pet Shop’s Staywell Large 600 Series Replacement Flap.

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  • Staywell Medium 600 Series Replacement Flap

    R529

    Upgrade your pet door with a Staywell Medium 600 Series Replacement Flap, available now at Waggs Pet Shop. Our flaps are made of high-quality materials that ensure durability and longevity. With easy installation, you can replace old or faulty flaps with ease. Plus, our flaps provide a tight seal, keeping your pet safe and secure indoors. Get your Staywell Medium 600 Series Replacement Flap today.

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  • Staywell 200 Series Replacement Flap

    R369

    Find the perfect replacement flap for your pet door with Staywell 200 Series Replacement Flap at Waggs Pet Shop. Our flaps are made from durable materials and are designed to fit seamlessly into the door frame. Staywell 200 Series Replacement Flap ensures your pet’s convenience without compromising on quality or durability. Trust in us for all your pet door needs and make your furry friend’s life more comfortable today!

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  • Staywell Small 600 Series Replacement Flap

    Replace your pet’s Staywell Small 600 Series Replacement Flap with ease by shopping at Waggs Pet Shop. We offer the best quality parts for your beloved pets, ensuring their comfort and safety.

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A Comprehensive Guide to Buying the Ideal Doggy Doors & Dog Flaps for Your Furry Friend Online

Are you struggling to find the perfect doggy door or dog flap for your furry friend? Fear not! This comprehensive guide will provide you with all the knowledge you need to make an informed purchase.

Understanding Doggy Doors and Dog Flaps

What are Doggy Doors and Dog Flaps?

Doggy doors and dog flaps, in essence, are small, swingable entrances installed into your existing doors, walls, or even windows, specifically designed for your pets. They come in different shapes and sizes, with the main purpose of providing a secure and convenient way for your pet to access the outdoors, and then return indoors, all on their own.

But why are these relatively simple installations so crucial?

  • Firstly, they grant your pet a sense of autonomy. Dogs, like humans, require a change of environment and a bit of fresh air every now and then. Having the liberty to roam outside at their own will can significantly contribute to their mental stimulation and overall happiness.
  • Secondly, these doors can be incredibly convenient for pet owners. With the doggy door installed, you won't have to continuously monitor your pet and let them in or out every time. This is especially beneficial if you're caught up in work or other chores, or if your pet tends to have a different sleep/wake schedule than yours.
  • Lastly, in emergency situations where your pet might need to quickly exit the house, a doggy door can prove to be a lifesaver. This could include situations like a fire or other home emergencies.

Therefore, doggy doors and flaps are much more than simple access points. They enhance the quality of life for your pets, while also easing your responsibilities as a pet owner.

Factors to Consider Before Buying Doggy Doors and Dog Flaps

Purchasing a doggy door or dog flap isn't as straightforward as it may seem. There are several critical factors you should consider to ensure that the product you choose is the best fit for you, your pet, and your home.

Size of Your Dog

The size of your dog is perhaps the most critical factor when choosing a doggy door. The door must be large enough for your pet to comfortably pass through without crouching or squeezing. But it shouldn't be so large that it poses a security risk or lets in too much of the outside weather. A good rule of thumb is to measure your dog's width and height (from the shoulder down) and add a couple of inches to both measurements for comfort.

Installation Space

Before buying a doggy door, you need to consider where you will install it. The space available can dictate the type and size of the doggy door you can accommodate. For instance, if you're planning on installing the door in a wall, you'll need a door designed for that purpose. Similarly, a sliding glass door will require a specific type of pet door.

Material and Durability

Doggy doors are made from a variety of materials, including plastic, aluminum, and vinyl. The choice of material can affect the door's durability, especially if your pet is a heavy user or if you live in an area with harsh weather conditions. You want a door that is sturdy enough to withstand your dog's weight and activity level and one that won't easily break or wear out over time.

Security Measures

A doggy door can potentially be an entry point for unwanted animals or even burglars. Therefore, security is a key concern. Many doggy doors come with locking mechanisms, and some even have selective entry features, where only your pet, wearing a specific collar or microchip, can open the door.

Weather Resistance

Depending on where you live, weather resistance might be an important feature for your doggy door. A weather-resistant door has special seals and insulation to prevent cold air, rain, or snow from getting in. This can be essential for maintaining the comfort of your home and the health of your pet. Some models even have wind resistance for areas prone to high wind conditions.

In summary, considering these factors before purchasing a doggy door or dog flap can ensure that you select a product that fits your pet's needs, is easy to install, lasts for a long time, provides adequate security, and withstands the weather conditions in your area.

Types of Doggy Doors and Dog Flaps

Just as there is a variety of dog breeds, there are also various types of doggy doors available on the market. Each type has its unique set of features, catering to different needs and preferences.

Manual Dog Doors

Manual dog doors are the simplest and most common type of doggy doors. They typically consist of a flap made of plastic, vinyl, or sometimes even rubber, which is installed in a frame. Your pet can push the flap open to go in or out, and it swings back into place when your pet is done. While these doors lack high-tech features, they are generally more affordable and easier to install.

Electronic Dog Doors

Electronic dog doors offer more advanced features, including added security and convenience. They work by recognizing a specific signal, usually from a microchip or magnetic tag on your dog's collar. When your dog approaches, the door automatically unlocks, allowing only your pet to pass through. This feature can prevent stray animals or potential intruders from entering your home.

Sliding Glass Dog Doors

For homes with sliding glass doors, a sliding glass dog door might be the best option. These doors are designed to fit right into the track of your sliding door, making installation a breeze. They allow your dog to enter and exit through the glass door while still allowing you to use the door as you normally would. This type of dog door is a great option for those who don't want to permanently alter their doors or walls.

Wall-Mounted Dog Doors

Wall-mounted dog doors are installed directly into an exterior wall of your home. They are a fantastic solution for homes that don't have suitable doors or for those who simply prefer a wall installation. These types of doors typically come with a tunnel that goes through the wall, connecting the interior and exterior frames. The tunnel can be adjusted to fit the thickness of your wall. Wall-mounted dog doors are generally more insulated and secure, but they require a more involved installation process.

Remember, the best dog door for your pet is one that fits their size, complements your lifestyle, and aligns with the features that are most important to you, be it simplicity, security, convenience, or versatility.

Conclusion

Choosing the right doggy door or dog flap is crucial for both you and your furry friend's happiness. With this comprehensive guide, you're now ready to make the perfect choice. Happy shopping!

Frequently Asked Questions

What size doggy door should I get for my dog?

The size of the doggy door should be directly related to the size of your dog. Your dog should be able to pass through comfortably without having to crouch or squeeze through. A good practice is to measure the height and width of your dog and add a couple of inches to those measurements. This would ensure that the doggy door is large enough for your dog but not too big to compromise the security of your home.

Are electronic doggy doors safe?

Yes, electronic doggy doors are designed to be safe and offer an added layer of security. They work by recognizing a signal, often from a special tag on your dog's collar or a microchip. This means the door only opens for your pet, preventing other animals or unwanted guests from entering your home.

Can I install a doggy door by myself?

Many doggy doors come with comprehensive installation guides, allowing you to install them yourself using common household tools. However, some types, like wall-mounted doors or electronic doors, may require professional installation to ensure they work correctly and that your home's insulation or structural integrity is not compromised.

Are doggy doors weatherproof?

While not all doggy doors are weatherproof, many models are designed to be weather-resistant. These doors typically have special seals and insulation to keep out cold air, rain, or snow. When shopping for a doggy door, if you live in an area with harsh weather conditions, make sure to check whether the door is designed to withstand these conditions.

Can my dog easily adapt to using a doggy door?

Most dogs adapt quickly to using a doggy door, especially when trained properly. It's a good idea to guide your pet through the door a few times to help them understand that they can go in and out freely. Some pets might require treats or positive reinforcement to get comfortable with the new door.