Q: We want to crate train our puppy but cannot stand the idea of looking at the crate. Any suggestions?
— Leah Price
A: I’ve seen a few kennels in catalogs that take the form of chateaus and such. That’s not the way I’d go. My favorite solution is putting your kennel under a skirted table. Skirt up when the pup is in residence; skirt down when no one’s at home.
— Patricia O’Dell
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