Dog ramps A dog car ramp or dog boat ramp is designed to weigh as little as possible, usually 30 lbs or less. Interestingly, a dog ramp is designed to support dogs weighing 160 lbs or less. Dog ramps are either made of single piece of board or metal measuring 4 to 5 feet long. These shorter ramps can be used for side entry into a vehicle, where the height from the ground is not that great. However, you may find it difficult to store but are ideal for short trips where your dog does not get out of the car. You can leave the ramp at home close to your driveway or in your garage.
Small dogs can be carried by the dog owners into their cars and medium sized dogs can run jump into the cars. But these can sometimes create injuries to dogs. Especially when your dog is bit aged, as many dogs has got problem with hips as they get aged. They may find it very difficult to get in and out of the car. Dog car ramps or dog steps improve your dogâ€™s mobility, making it easier for them to remain independent without get injured due to jumping and running. Nowadays there are many types of dog ramps available in the market and you can also order it from websites. You will get it delivered at your doorstep within days of enquiry. Another important thing about ordering from websites is that you get reviews from different people who have already bought these ramps and used it. So you can get valuable information about what type of ramp to use for your particular breed of dog.