Barrel Dog House from Apartment TherapyIf your dog spends a siginficant amount of time outside, you'll want to provide them a comfortable place to rest and play regardless of the weather. In some cities, pet owners legally must provide their dog with a shelter if they spend much time outdoors.

Since you want the best for your pet, you'll want a doghouse that is comfortable and stylish. Comfort you can get with a climate-controlled outdoor pet house, and style? Well, these ideas will get you thinking!

Recycled Dog Houses

What can you use as a dog house? Lots of things, surprisingly. But the best is this repurposed wine barrel. Line the barrel with soft bedding and it becomes a cozy, protected dog house that looks clever and stylish, too!