Accordion gates for pets and dogs are ideal for openings that are not regular such as wide openings or odd angled areas.
They can be used as freestanding structures without attaching to anything. Others can also be secured firmly on the wall.
Because of their design, some of them can be used as a room divider or as a pet pen.
One gate comprises a number of panels that allow for multiple configurations for instance in a straight line, zigzag or crisscross configuration, as a hexagon or rectangle especially when used as a pen.
They can be set up easily and no assembly is required for most of them. They are simple to fold when not in use.
They are lightweight, portable and usually fold-up compactly for storage in order to get out of sight when not needed.
Most of these gates are made of wooden material, because it is light and easier to carry from one area to another. The wood material also compliments with most decor.
Here are some of top rated designs
This Solid wooden-gate has 5 panels and can be installed permanently to the wall or used as a free stand structure. It can be mounted in a zigzag or straight configuration. It covers an opening of 110-inches in width. All panels are of the same size each measuring 17-inches tall and 24-inches wide. Each slat space is 1-3/4-inches wide. It is flexible and therefore ideal for use in different areas in the home.This gate folds up nicely and out of the way when you do not need to use it.It is constructed with unfinished solid wood, which can be stained with a natural color.
It is ideal for small pets that don’t jump over. The height will allow the home owner to step over. It is also available in a small 3-panel size.
Foldable Pet Gate
This is a 4 Panel Foldable Pet Gate with attractive wood finish.
The gate features an expandable hinged design which fits many widths. Great for the hallway, staircases, double doors and standard doorways.
The gate is sturdy with rubber non-slip feet and metal hinges. It is easy to set up and comes fully assembled. The height is 24-inches tall. It weighs 20 Lbs. Available in black and white color.
Wire Pet Gate
This wire gate comes with an arched top and folds out into a free standing Z-shape It offers a decorative touch to your home. It comes with separate 3 panels. The panels feature durable MDF frame and inner steel metal wire. The panels are joined together non flimsy, strong hinges.
You can use it in doorways, staircases, entryways and hallway. It has an attractive white finish.It weighs 18 lbs and measures 32-inch in height. Easy to setup and move around. It also comes assembled.
Fold Configurable Design
This fold configurable design consists of 4 panels each measuring 20-inches in width and 30-inches in height.The whole structure is 80-inches wide but covers an opening of about 70 to 72-inch wide. The space between the wooden bars is about 1.75-inches wide. If you area is much wider, you can get additional panels. It is best to configure it in a zigzag way, especially if you want it stable and sturdy. It is constructed with flexible solid wood and can also be used as a pet-pen. It has a 15-inch wide walk through opening.
It is designed for pets that can’t jump over. It easily folds for storage in small spaces. It has an attractive design and also lightweight.
Matte Black Richell 6 Panel-Gate
This 6-panel-gate is designed for small, medium and large dogs with a weight ranging from 8.8 to 44 lbs. Each of the 5 panels have a width of 30-inches.The other panel serves as a door and has a width of 26-inches.The whole structure covers an opening ranging from 129.9 inches to 134.4 inches wide. It is 31.5 inch high. The wire slats are 1-1/8 inch apart.
The frame of each panel is constructed from rubber wood and have wire slats at the center .The panels are foldable and removable. They usually fold back into a small package that can be tucked away in the a large closet. This matte black color complements most home decor. It is also available in other color and as a 4-panel size.
Cardinal Pet-Gate With Inbuilt Puppy Door
This Cardinal pet-gate comprises 6 panels. Every panel has a width of 30 inches and a height of 26.5 inches. The wire bars are spaced 1-inch apart. One of the panel forms the door and comes in two sections each measuring 15 inches wide. This door also has an inbuilt puppy-door measuring 10-inches tall and 10.5 inches wide. The panels are very flexible and can be removed and added with ease. Apart from being used as a barrier, it can also be used as a play yard. It folds to form an accordion-fold style.
The frames of the panel are constructed with solid wood covered with oil paint.
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