Are stairs or a ramp better for dogs? Should I get stairs or a ramp for my dog? Stairs are a good choice for dogs that have the agility and balance to use standard household stairs. Many are portable and can be moved from sofa to bed to car. They also tend to take up less floor space than ramps.
How do I make small stairs for my dog?
- Cut the Parts. Using a miter saw and the cut list above, cut the 1×2 and 1×6 pieces to size.
- Cut the Sides. Using a circular saw cut along the line on each plywood Side.
- Place the First Cleat.
- Layout the Cleats.
- Install the Cleats.
- Finish Installing the Cleats.
- Attach the First Riser.
- Attach the Remaining Risers.
How do you make a temporary ramp over stairs for a dog?
What can I use for pet stairs? If you have any wood or plastic crates lying around, they can easily be repurposed into functional pet steps. Simply stacking a few together and adding cushioning makes a great set of steps and provides valuable storage space. Plus, you’ll finally have a use for those crates that have been laying around!