The Best Dog Gates
Updated Dec 10, 2022
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It's not just the best baby gate of the 20 we've tested: The Cardinal Gates SS-30 Stairway Special is also the best gate for keeping dogs (and less mobile cats) restricted within your home. Building on the research and testing we did for baby gates, plus additional testing at home with a dog and two cats, we found that the SS-30 is easy for humans to open but impossible for pets to unlatch. It’s also quick to install, easy to position, and durable, and it will damage your walls less than a pressure-mounted gate.