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What do you call the place where a dog sleeps?

What do you call the place where a dog sleeps?

corneliusvancornell

Can you link to a picture or provide a more detailed description? Dogs can sleep anywhere their owner permits. It might be in their crate. It might be on the floor. It might even be on the bed. Or they might have a blanket or something designated as a "bed" of their own. If the dog is kept outdoors, it might have a shelter known as a [*dog house*](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doghouse) in the U.S. or a *kennel* in the U.K.


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notablyunfamous

I don’t think it has a term for broad usage. A Dog bed is where a dog sleeps, or on the floor or the owner’s bed.


Crane_Train

It depends on what you're talking about. If you have a small mattress for the dog, it would be call the dog's bed. If you have a small building/structure, usually outside, we would call that the doghouse. If it's just an area where a dog sleeps, then there's no special word for it. You might just call it the dog's spot.


VGM123

"Doghouse"?