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The sentence heard most often when crate or cage training is first suggested to new or existing owners is, ‘Isn’t it cruel?’
Absolutely not is the answer. A crate will become a space a dog can consider its own, a comfortable place to relax if tired and a safe one to retreat to if anxious. By nature dogs seek out small places and spaces to curl up in.