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"Modular panel kennel assembly is very
simple, using a pair of panel clamps to attach
one panel to the adjacent panel," Huff says.
"These prefabricated panels have welded
square corner construction and therefore
no sharp edges for added pet safety, and the
latch on the gate is lockable."
Jewett-Cameron's welded-wire and
Euro panels are best suited for commercial
applications, while chain link modular and
boxed kennels, as well as the two-inch by
four-inch welded-wire, are perfect for the
price-conscious homeowner, she says. The
Resort & Uptown welded wire modular panel
kits are best suited for pet owners who have
an indoor or outdoor need and are looking
for material "that is a step above chain link in
strength, pet safety and aesthetics."

"Often our welded wire products, along
with our powder coat finish are considered to blend into any setting, nicely," Huff
says. "For easy assembly, it does not get
easier - these kennels require no tools."
Building the right fence for the size of
the pet it really comes down to height of the
fence and size of any openings, Larsen says.
For large dogs the fence needs to be high
enough for the animal, typically six feet,
since as many residential codes preclude
taller fences. Many pets are climbers as well,
in which case solid fences or styles without a
lot of cross bars that provide footholds can
help prevent climbing.
"We have seen a trend toward ornamental fences and PVC fences for residential
applications in recent years, but small pets
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often can slip through the openings of some
of these fence styles," he says. "Most ornamental manufacturers offer a puppy panel
version that reduces the gap between the
pickets to solve for this."
Larsen Innovations recently introduced
a new product called PupProtect™, which is
an add-on panel to a standard ornamental
panel that produces the same result, placing a bar down the center of the opening.
Since it is rackable, it works with most any
installation, Larsen says.
Walsh says his installers have had great
success with this product.
"PupProtect panels are sturdy, but thin
enough to blend in with the ground so you
don't have to worry about an eye-sore on
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Fencepost - March/April 2018

EDITOR’S NOTE
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE
PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE
OFFICERS AND BOARD OF DIRECTORS | CHAPTER PRESIDENTS COMMITTEE
FENCELINES
IN MEMORIAM
FENCE PROFESSIONALS FLOCK TO PHOENIX FOR FENCETECH 2018
ON THE FENCE
MINDING YOUR BUSINESS
CANINE CRIBS
SAFETY IN PARADISE
AFA BESTOWS TOP HONORS AT FENCETECH 2018
VMA
WORKPLACE RESOLUTIONS FOR THE NEW YEAR
MEMBER SAVINGS PROGRAM
NEW MEMBERS
MEMBERS ON THE MOVE
CALENDAR
CHAPTER NEWS
INDEX TO ADVERTISERS
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Fencepost - March/April 2018 - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE
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Fencepost - March/April 2018 - PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE
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Fencepost - March/April 2018 - OFFICERS AND BOARD OF DIRECTORS | CHAPTER PRESIDENTS COMMITTEE
Fencepost - March/April 2018 - FENCELINES
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Fencepost - March/April 2018 - IN MEMORIAM
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Fencepost - March/April 2018 - FENCE PROFESSIONALS FLOCK TO PHOENIX FOR FENCETECH 2018
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Fencepost - March/April 2018 - ON THE FENCE
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Fencepost - March/April 2018 - MINDING YOUR BUSINESS
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Fencepost - March/April 2018 - CANINE CRIBS
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Fencepost - March/April 2018 - SAFETY IN PARADISE
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Fencepost - March/April 2018 - MEMBER SAVINGS PROGRAM
Fencepost - March/April 2018 - NEW MEMBERS
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Fencepost - March/April 2018 - CALENDAR
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