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G1™ INTERMEDIATE DOG KENNEL

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G1™ INTERMEDIATE DOG KENNEL

1241 reviews
• 5 Star Crash Test Rated per the Center For Pet Safety
• Double-Wall Rotomolded with 2x the impact protection
• Escape-Proof, Reversible Door System with three points of backup safety locks
• Integrated Stainless-Steel Tie-Down Pins tested to not rip from product on impact
• Drainage System with oversized, removable drain plug for easy cleaning
• Protects In All Weather: construction & patented properties work better for your dog in all environments
• Lifetime Warranty
• Overbuilt in the USA™

You've found it: the world's best dog crate. The GUNNER® G1™ Intermediate dog kennel is the only double-wall rotomolded dog box on the market, offering 2x the impact protection of a single-wall. It is the original 5 Star Crash Test Rated crate from the Center For Pet Safety.

Engineered for your dog, the G1™ kennel is designed for travel and built for your peace of mind. Its list of patented features set a new industry standard for safety, that are exclusive to Man's Best Kennel®.

The GUNNER® Intermediate kennel is tested and proven to save real dogs in real accidents. Overbuilt in the USA™.

USA MADE

5 Star Crash Test Rated

Double Walled

Lifetime Warranty

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Warranty + Manual
GUNNER® is dedicated to building the best dog kennel on the market. Every G1™ kennel comes with a lifetime manufacturer's warranty. We stand behind our product because of the integrity of the design and research we have put into creating them. We trust this dog kennel with our best friend's lives.

Please note that the GUNNER®'s lifetime manufacturer's warranty does not cover destruction caused to the crate by its inhabitant and extends to the original purchaser only.

Full Warranty Details
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Shipping + Returns
GUNNER® ships to addresses within the U.S. and Canada. Full shipping cost for orders are calculated at checkout level, contingent on your location.

We work with 20+ small businesses across the USA so that each kennel is Made in America. They are hand built in Tennessee under intense scrutiny and shipping from our HQ. You'll be able to see the care we put into our products when you receive a GUNNER® package.

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Kennel Color:Tan
• 5 Star Crash Test Rated per the Center For Pet Safety
• Double-Wall Rotomolded with 2x the impact protection
• Escape-Proof, Reversible Door System with three points of backup safety locks
• Integrated Stainless-Steel Tie-Down Pins tested to not rip from product on impact
• Drainage System with oversized, removable drain plug for easy cleaning
• Protects In All Weather: construction & patented properties work better for your dog in all environments
• Lifetime Warranty
• Overbuilt in the USA™

You've found it: the world's best dog crate. The GUNNER® G1™ Intermediate dog kennel is the only double-wall rotomolded dog box on the market, offering 2x the impact protection of a single-wall. It is the original 5 Star Crash Test Rated crate from the Center For Pet Safety.

Engineered for your dog, the G1™ kennel is designed for travel and built for your peace of mind. Its list of patented features set a new industry standard for safety, that are exclusive to Man's Best Kennel®.

The GUNNER® Intermediate kennel is tested and proven to save real dogs in real accidents. Overbuilt in the USA™.

USA MADE

5 Star Crash Test Rated

Double Walled

Lifetime Warranty

Read More
Sizing Guide
Warranty + Manual
GUNNER® is dedicated to building the best dog kennel on the market. Every G1™ kennel comes with a lifetime manufacturer's warranty. We stand behind our product because of the integrity of the design and research we have put into creating them. We trust this dog kennel with our best friend's lives.

Please note that the GUNNER®'s lifetime manufacturer's warranty does not cover destruction caused to the crate by its inhabitant and extends to the original purchaser only.

Full Warranty Details
Download Owner's Manual
Shipping + Returns
GUNNER® ships to addresses within the U.S. and Canada. Full shipping cost for orders are calculated at checkout level, contingent on your location.

We work with 20+ small businesses across the USA so that each kennel is Made in America. They are hand built in Tennessee under intense scrutiny and shipping from our HQ. You'll be able to see the care we put into our products when you receive a GUNNER® package.

See Shipping Map
Regular price
$599.99
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DOG KENNEL DIMENSIONS & SPECS

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INTERIOR: 30" (L - Floor) x 18" (W - Floor) x 25" (H) / 19" (W) at kennel's widest interior point

EXTERIOR: 34" (L) x 23" (W) x 28.5" (H) / 30" (H) with carry handles

EMPTY WEIGHT: 48 lb.

SIZING: Sizing is dependent on the crate’s intended use, as well as you and your dog’s preferences. View a complete guide to our sizing recommendations here.

Based on past purchases our customers tell us that breeds like the Belgian Malinois, Labrador Retriever and German Shorthaired Pointer may work well in the G1™ Intermediate. Please note that these breeds may also fit in a Large and therefore we suggest reviewing ALL size dimensions before selecting the proper fit.

GOOD INVESTMENT

"Well worth every penny for the safety of my family member."

-Connie F.

AMAZING

"Extremely well made and gives me incredible peace of mind. The ventilation windows are larger than I thought, so my dog can see me if she's laying down or sitting, which I love. We previously had a harness, however, she wasn't comfortable pulling against the seat belt tension to reposition herself. Having a kennel solves that issue!!"

- Alexa H.

OUTSTANDING KENNEL BAR NONE!

"Extremely satisfied with the kennel. Customer service is very caring and top notch! The build quality, the design and choice of materials are superior to anything else available in the market. All this backed with Lifetime Warranty and Made in America!"

- Ara G.

SURPASSED ALL MY EXPECTATIONS

"Surpassed all my expectations. Excellent quality and design. Most importantly, my very active Jack Russell loves it."

- John W.

SUCH PEACE OF MIND!

"I have a small competition dog and travel with her all the time, both for shows and for pleasure. I had always used a harness in the back seat until one day when I had to slam on the brakes to avoid an accident. Her body went flying off the seat and landed on the floor while her head remained on the seat still in the harness. Luckily, she was not hurt, but it was a strong warning to me that the harness I felt was safe was indeed risky at best. I ordered the small kennel and installed it in my SUV. My dog went right inside and loves it. Both of us are very happy!"

- Beverly M.

THANK YOU FOR SAVING OUR PUP!

"Our cardigan corgi has car anxiety. We had a doggy car harness that almost choked our pup. We then tried a dog car seat the she kept trying to jump out of! Finally we tried one of those canopies you put over the back seat of the car. That worked fine for awhile, but when our pup was about 6 months old we nearly got into a car accident with her in the backseat. Needless to say this kennel has saved our pup! She no longer gets anxiety on car rides."

- Alex H.

2X IMPACT
PROTECTION

The GUNNER® kennel is the safest dog crate on the market and the only double-wall rotomolded one. It's a big part of the GUNNER® safety equation. That second layer provides twice the impact protection of a single-wall, better protecting your best friend.

PATENTED FEATURES DESIGNED FOR SAFETY

GUNNER® kennels are engineered for your dog, designed for travel and built for peace of mind. The innovation of the G1™ has set the bar for safe dog crates. Here's why.

Double Wall Rotomolded

Double-Wall Rotomolded

The market's only double-wall rotomolded crate better guards your dog from both human error and outside forces. Tough enough to protect against the unexpected.

The second layer separation reduces the amount of UV light that can reach inside of the kennel. Plus the interior surface stays smooth, without potential protrusions from inserts to potentially harm your dog. Learn more.

Escape-Proof, Reversible Door

Even Houdini couldn't escape this crate. The GUNNER® door system is built specifically to contain a dog before, during and after a wreck. The powerful proprietary nylon of the G1™ door is custom welded, powder coated and reinforced with an aluminum frame. We went back to the drawing board several times to get this just right.

Heavy Duty For Safety

If it takes a little more muscle to move the GUNNER® it's because of its double-walled construction, which offers at least 2x the impact protection than a single-wall. The exterior layer absorbs the majority of an initial impact, with the interior wall adding another layer of protection for your dog. We won't compromise the GUNNER® integrity to shave off 5 pounds of weight. Learn more.

Made in America

Our crates are proudly designed, manufactured and assembled in the United States of America. No bs here.

It takes more than 120 parts to make the GUNNER® kennel, and we work with 20+ small businesses across this country to create our kennels and accessories.

THE GUNNER® DIFFERENCE

Innovative Drainage System

An oversized, removable drain plug makes for easy cleaning. The recessed floor makes sure your dog isn't sitting in water or mud on the trip home

Wider Base

A wider base better prevents rollover, and any unwanted movement

Built-In Tie-Down Pins

GUNNER®'s integrated stainless-steel pins & tie-down strap combination ensures anchoring to the vehicle. The combination has been tested to not rip from kennel on impact

Non-Slip Elevated Feet

Raises crate off the ground, limiting heat transmission or conduction from surfaces. Stabilizes kennel and reduces any slippage

Custom Door System

Custom welded, powder-coated and reinforced aluminum frame. Addison's door system is the first of its kind. Stainless-steel Piano Hinge and hexagonal door design keeps paws in and teeth off

Superstrong Carry Handles

Kayak-grade handles for an easy front grasp that helps moving the heavy-duty crate

Paddle Latch Lock

Paddle-latch door offers easy opening & closing. Includes a key-in-the-hole lock to protect your pup during bathroom breaks

Stainless Steel Hardware

GUNNER® uses the highest quality materials, 100% of the time. Designed to last a lifetime

Backup & Safety Latches

These top & bottom locks are an added on the door add extra backup, containing even the greatest escape artist

Water-Repelling Windows

Our vents were engineered to limit penetration of seasonal elements like rain, sleet and snow

SAFETY DETAILS

PROVEN TO SAVE

At the heart of our company is safety. Since our launch we've helped protect thousands of dogs on the road. We've helped save dozens of dogs too.

5 STAR CRASH TESTED

The GUNNER® kennel is the original dog crate to earn a 5 Star Crash Test Rating from the Center for Pet Safety. See what that means and why that matters.

"VIRTUALLY BOMBPROOF"

You said it, not us. Tested to withstand a 630 lb. sled dropped from over 8 feet, a 200-foot cliff drop, 4,000 lb. of force and a 12-gauge shot gun and more.

PROTECTS IN ALL WEATHER

Due to its double-wall rotomolded construction and patented details, the GUNNER® kennel has properties that work for your dog in all types of weather.

HOT WEATHER

Our double-wall rotomolded construction offers an extra layer of material which helps limit UV rays, as well as humidity.

Rubber feet raise the G1™ off the ground, limiting heat transmission from hot surfaces like truck beds & pavement.

Purchasing our pad accessories add an additional layer of protection, helping bring temps down inside the crate.

The G1™ has ample airflow with 10 windows on its sides, a vented door and three rear windows. The G1™ Fan Kit gets even more air circulation through there.

We conducted temperature tests using our kennel & others on the market. There was a nearly 50 degree difference between one popular crate and ours. See results here

COLD WEATHER

The second layer of construction on our G1™ adds extra protection against outside chill and cold winds.

Rubber feet raise the G1™, limiting heat transmission out of kennel & allowing the dog to retain warmth.

In the same way, our pad accessories limits heat conduction from the frozen ground, keeping the dog cozy in there.

Engineers specifically designed the window vents to repel elements like water, sleet & snow. Plus our All-Weather Kit provides additional protection.

GUNNER® tests on cold winter days showed that the G1™ stayed anywhere from 15-45 degrees warmer inside the kennel than exterior temperatures.

PROVEN TO SAVE

The GUNNER® kennel has been put to the test in the field, and proven to save real dogs in real accidents. It's protected K9s in rollovers, rear-ends, side impacts, frontal collisions and more.

STRESS TESTED
The G1™ Small is the only crate to earn a 5 Star Crash Test Rating from Center For Pet Safety for both crate and carrier categories.
CPS tested a collision at 30MPH with a dummy dog. Here's how a standard plastic carrier performed.

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KD
12/12/2020
Kelly D.
United States United States
  • How would you describe your dog? Adventure or Trail Dog
  • What's your primary use of the product? Travel
Cabin Transport!

We have a cabin in MT that is only accessible via snowmobile in the winter. The G1 is the perfect kennel to strap on the back of a snowmobile and to venture into the wilderness without worrying about my pup's safety! That thing is solid, and the tie down straps work perfectly.

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AK
11/12/2020
Andrew K.
United States United States
  • How would you describe your dog? Gun or Bird DogConformation or Sport DogFamily or Companion Dog
  • What's your primary use of the product? TravelHomeHome & Travel Equally
Worth Every Penny

The Gunner G1 is the hands down best non training item related to my dog I have ever bought. All my dogs ride in GK. There isn’t another option.

BW
11/12/2020
Bill W.
United States United States
  • How would you describe your dog? Gun or Bird Dog
  • What's your primary use of the product? Travel
Worth It.

My wife was really not happy with the price of a Gunner, but my pup is going to be a champion, so I bought him one. He loves it. I love that he's safe. We've actually had several dogs in my area escape from cars during/after accidents. The dogs were traumatized and spent months running wild before they could be trapped and reunited with their people. Anyway, my wife didn't like the Gunner because it blocks the back window of her SUV. I bought her a new car and took over her SUV. Now my dog and I are ready for all kinds of adventures. We'll have to travel to bird hunt so I'm glad to have the Gunner. Everybody is happy!

PK
10/30/2020
Paul K.
United States United States
  • How would you describe your dog? Adventure or Trail Dog
  • What's your primary use of the product? Travel
G1 Intermediate Kennel

First off let me say the customer service at Gunner.com was excellent in every way. Phone calls and emails were promptly returned with answers to questions, which was greatly appreciated. We decided to choose a Gunner brand kennel to replace the light-weight plastic carrier, like those found in most pet supply stores, that we had been using for years. We needed a more sturdy rugged kennel as safety for our dog while traveling inside our vehicle, was a concern. When I came across Gunner brand kennels on the internet, and began learning about them, it is safe to say that I doubt very much that there is a better quality kennel manufactured than those available at Gunner.com. Sizing of the kennel to suit our Golden (61 lbs.) was of course a factor in which size kennel to choose. Based on recommendations on the Gunner website and input from the customer service department we chose the G1 Intermediate, and very glad now that we did. At first the intermediate seemed like it would be too cramped for a dog this size, but it isn't. Once we received it and tried it out, we know now that we made the right choice, as we have had it in use for three weeks, including an 1100 mile road trip. The vehicle we use is a 2012 Ford F-150 SuperCrew (4-door). The G1 Intermediate fits behind the driver's seat (rear seats fold up in this vehicle) even with the driver's seat positioned as far back as it can go. To get the kennel in thru the rear door on the driver's side it works easiest if the driver's seat is moved forward some as the kennel just fits thru the door opening and having the seat moved forward allows some room to maneuver the kennel into position, but it does fit nicely inside. In summary, Gunner kennels do cost more than the other brands, but it is money well spent, and buys a good size peace of mind as well!

J
10/25/2020
Jeremy
United States United States
  • How would you describe your dog? Gun or Bird Dog
  • What's your primary use of the product? Travel
You get what you pay for, travel with confidence!

Just received an G1 intermediate for my American Labrador. After all the memories and money into my dog, the last place I would want to cheap out on is the safety of travel. Solid, well constructed crate. Additionally I feel the orthopedic pad and the all weather kit will only benefit my dogs Comfort/ safety while riding in the bed of the truck on the long hauls. I recommend a Gunner before owning one and I now I will really recommend it.

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