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Dakota 283 Hero Dog Crates - Military Grade with Antimicrobial Protection

$879.00

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The original tough and long-lasting dog kennel with antimicrobial protection.

The D283 Hero Kennel is constructed of military grade materials developed and tested in the harshest environments. This kennel is perfect for those that have aggressive dogs or those who are just looking for an additional layer of security. Astounding for military, police, or hunting dogs, the D283 Hero Kennel has triple door locking capability, stainless steel door, and components that provide the ultimate in Unparalleled Pet Performance.

    Features:

    • Stainless Steel Door that will stand the test of time.
    • Lockable, keyed paddle latch will keep pet safe from theft.
    • Heavy-duty stainless steel piano hinge eliminates droop over time.
    • Great ventilation on the door enabling owner to still see the pet, but small enough that most dogs can not chew on the mesh.
    • Heavy-duty north and south button lock hatch on door enables extra security for aggressive dogs. Fully Stainless steel, able to open/close with one hand
    • Slammable door with no pin system or two-handed operations. Simply put the dog in the kennel and close the door with one hand. No sweat!
    • Enough holes for ventilation, but also able to accommodate insulated covers in cold weather environments.
    • Military-grade design and material that’s sturdy and impact resistant. Materials used in the most rugged designs in Military operations.
    • Solid molded-in handles on each side to make it easy to transport and put into vehicles.  Handles are also great tie-down areas through the molded-in handles. Easy to secure in place into any vehicle.
    • Heavy duty but light enough to move easily.
    • Drainage hole for easy cleaning. No scrubbing, simply turn over the empty kennel and hose it out.
    • Mike Ritland approved.
    • Molded and assembled in the USA.  Dakota molds the kennels in PA and assembles the kennel right in the factory. We ship across the contiguous USA from our base operations.

     

    Sizing Guide

    Dakota 283 Hero Sizing

    The Dakota 283 Hero kennel is built for large working breed dogs. From that German Shepherd to that larger Labrador Retriever, you will get the proper safe space for your four-legged friend to feel at home.

    Exterior Dimensions: 40.25L x 26W x 30.1H/ Weight 54lbs

    Interior Dimensions: 35L x 18.5W x 27.75H

    Door Opening: 13.25W x 21.75H

     

    Dakota Guard™

    Dakota Guard™ is an FDA and EPA-approved additive that is included in small quantities during a product's production. This results in Dakota 283 products that protect your pet’s health and safety from the invisible world. Proven highly effective against MRSA, Salmonella, Listeria, E. coli, staphylococcus, many 'gram-positive' and 'gram-negative' organisms, and dozens of common dangerous organisms.

    •   Long-lasting
    •   Provides up to 98% protection
    •   Just another way Dakota 283 is committed to keeping your pets safe!


    Shipping 

    We will make every attempt to ship products within 1 business day of processing.  Shipments will typically take between 1-7 business days depending on the item(s) shipped, size of the order, and final delivery location, and holidays.  A tracking number will be provided when your order is shipped.


    Product Warranty and Returns Policy

    Return Policy

    Please note that we are unable to accept any returns on this product due to errors made by the customer. 

    We will provide refund or replacement for any manufacturer defects or incorrectly shipped items. 

    Product Warranty 

    Unless otherwise stated, most products made and sold Dakota 283 are supplied with a 1-year limited manufacturer’s warranty on parts and labor. Dakota 283 obligation under this warranty is expressly limited to supplying replacement parts and labor for or replacing, at its option, any product that is, in the sole discretion of Dakota 283 found to be defective.  

    Any improper use, alteration, or repair to a product by the user or unauthorized service provider that affects the item materially and adversely shall void this warranty. Normal wear and tear to the product and failure to properly maintain and care for the item do not constitute a claim.