His senior dog having more and more difficulty getting to her bed, he decides to build a staircase for her.

Peanut means more than anything to its owner Mike. This female dog having lost the energy of her youth and no longer being able to easily access her bed, he had the idea of ​​making her life easier by building a nice little staircase for her.

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Letting your dog sleep in the bed is a practice that has its defenders as well as its detractors. mike dulian, he belongs to the first category. His female dog Peanut always had the right to take his naps on the cozy blankets of his humans.

In the past, she jumped on the bed with great ease and came back down just as easily. Exercise was no problem for him when his joints were healthy.

Illustration of the article: His senior dog having more and more difficulty getting to her bed, he decides to build a staircase for her
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At 16, this is obviously no longer the case. The senior female dog no longer has the ardor nor the suppleness of her younger years, but the desire to enjoy the comfort of the mike dulian and his wife Laura is still there.

Illustration of the article: His senior dog having more and more difficulty getting to her bed, he decides to build a staircase for her
Mike Dulian/Facebook

The man, an engineer by profession and passionate about DIY (he notably makes models of cars, planes and buildings), was saddened to see her thus deprived of one of her greatest pleasures. It even happened to Peanut to fall while trying to get into bed.

He then thought of a solution and had the idea of ​​building a small staircase adapted to the dog. The inhabitant of Chicagoin Illinois, immediately got down to work.

Illustration of the article: His senior dog having more and more difficulty getting to her bed, he decides to build a staircase for her
Mike Dulian/Facebook

A tailor-made and comfortable staircase

He was inspired by photos taken from the net, then began to design a 3D model. The work made from birch plywood was born. He gave it both low and wide steps so that Peanut could effortlessly climb them. He also covered them with carpet for more comfort.

Illustration of the article: His senior dog having more and more difficulty getting to her bed, he decides to build a staircase for her
Mike Dulian/Facebook

Once the stairs were ready, the dog tested and approved it. She can’t do without it since, delighted as she is to be able to get up and down freely from the bed.

Illustration of the article: His senior dog having more and more difficulty getting to her bed, he decides to build a staircase for her
Mike Dulian/Facebook

She made our life so beautiful and filled us with lovesaid mike dulian at TeamDogs. For this, we want to give him the best of ourselves. I guess that’s love. »

Illustration of the article: His senior dog having more and more difficulty getting to her bed, he decides to build a staircase for her
Mike Dulian/Facebook

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