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15 Cozy Pet Nooks

A well-designed pet nook can turn wasted space into an adorable hangout for your dog or cat. Get inspired by these clever ideas, from hidden storage to custom built-ins.

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Photo: Julia Sherman

Repurposed Fireplace

If you have an antique fireplace or a fireplace that’s boarded up, turn it into a cozy little nook for your pup. Author and salad aficionado Julia Sherman turned her fireplace into the perfect space for her dog.

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Photo: Tessa Neudstadt

Chic Food Station

Instead of trying to hide food and water bowls, give them a dedicated, well-designed space. We love the integrated food station with matching tile in this laundry room. Elevating the food and water bowls is also healthier for pups, especially seniors with limited flexibility.

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Photo: Jessica McGowan. From: Elbow Room.

Studio With Dog Nook

This art studio features an adorable little cutout with a dog bed and pillows, perfect for the family pet to relax while the homeowner paints.

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From: Hidden Potential

Under the Stairs

The space under the stairs is usually wasted, especially if it’s too small for a closet. But it’s the perfect size for a cozy dog bed. This homeowner added an additional pull-out drawer for food bowls and treats.

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