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PetSafe PetSafe Aluminum Freedom Pet Door

Give your pets the freedom they deserve:Solid aluminum construction dog door with locking panel for exterior door applicationSoft, transparent single flap pet doors for tight weather sealEasy installationModels: Small PPA00-10859; Medium Model PPA00-10860; Large Model PPA00-10861
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Flat Opening doors

I need a door for my dog that can be installed in a glass window made with hard plastic so that my pet can go through.
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Yes this does work my husband built a frame out of wood we raised the windowto desired height closed window and secured it in my laundry room works GREAT!!!
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This door will not work. It is designed for a solid installation.
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Regarding aluminum pet doors, are they able to be primed and painted to match existing door color?

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There's no reason you couldn't paint this door. It comes in white, but it's painted baked to aluminum. I would recommend roughing it up a bit with sand paper to ensure the primer sticks well.
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That I do not know. We have not tried it yet but I doo not see why not being as the petdoors are aluminum.
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I wish to replace a Petsafe dog door I bought many years ago at Petco. I measured it and the approximate measurements ar 15" x 19".

I cannot find that measurement on any of your Petsafe doors. I have a hole in my door to fix the
inside measurement of the flap as described above. Has the sizes changed or are my measurements incorrect? I have four large (80 lb) dogs.
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I found best answer is go into the store and measure I use an ex large for my coon hound and he as no issues but d measure your dogs shoulder to ground then compare with the frames themselves in the store to what sites you best
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Hi Frasier,

Thank you for your question! As I'm sure you know by know, we have many different styles and types of pet doors and pet door flaps available. I know choosing the right flap can often seem overwhelming.

Something to know which may help is that pet door flaps can shrink or expand a little over time due to temperature changes and general environmental exposure. The measurements for your flap may not be an exact match to what you see, but it should be similar.

Our product experts are always happy to help if you would like confirmation or assistance with choosing the correct pet door flap.

We are available at 1-800-732-2677 Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. EST and on Saturdays from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. EST if you would like to speak with a Customer Care associate.

If so, we look forward to hearing from you!

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Could you tell me if the lock out panel of this door is also aluminum or plastic

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aluminum it secures very well I tried t open it from the outside and was unable
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It is plastic with a metal pin.
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Can these doors be installed in the bottom metal part of a screen door

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No that won't work. I recommend that you call PetSafe Customer Care at: 1-800-732-2677. They can walk you through all of the PetSafe Pet Door options. The office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. EST. We are also open on Saturdays from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. EST.
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Thank you for your interest in PetSafe products!

If the screen portion of your screen door does not extend into the area where you would like the place the pet door and if the thickness of the screen door is at least 3/8 of an inch thick, you should be able to utilize this pet door in your screen door.

Please be sure to read the installation guide carefully before making any holes or cuts into your screen door.

PetSafe product experts are happy to help should you have any installation questions. To speak with PetSafe Customer Care, please feel free to call us at 1-800-732-2677. Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Eastern Time and Saturdays from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Eastern.

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I am looking at buying the aluminum pet door for exterior doors. Can you lock that door for safety? Also, can the small door fit a large cat?

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The door comes with a sturdy aluminum slide in panel that has a spring loaded pin that locks it into place from the interior side of the door. As far as your cat question I really don't know.
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I can at least answer half of you questions. This door comes with a plastics locking security door that slides into place and locks with a pin.
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overall size for sku:1081411?

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The PetSafe part number is: PPA00-10860 medium Freedom door. I recommend that you call PetSafe Customer Care at: 1-866-738-4379. They can help you with your request. You can also go to www.petsafe.net.
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Hi- we have a aluminum screen door we want to put a dog door in- can that be done? can you install it for us?

We don't have the tools to cut the hole for the dog door in our aluminum screen door- can you recommend how to do this- or give us a contact of who might be able to help us please? thanks!
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You'll need to contact a local handyman. If you have any other questions please contact PetSafe Customer Care at: 1-866-738-4379.
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What are the hole dimensions for the Alum XL doggie door? Ref: SKU1081438 Is there a wall mount in the XL available?

We need the XL for our greyhounds. Want to put in exterior wall with studs 16"OC.
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Flap opening dims: 13 3/4" x 23 3/4", Frame Dimensions: 16 1/4” x 27 1/8”, Cut Out: 14 3/8" x 25 1/4" There is no XL wall entry door available. If you have any other questions please call PetSafe customer care at: 1-866-738-4379
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on aluminum dog doors, does the flap attach to aluminum or plastic?

On plastic doors, the attachment for the flap is brittle in cold weather and breaks.
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Hello, and thank you for your interest in the PetSafe Freedom Aluminum Pet Door.

The pet door flap for the Freedom Aluminum Pet Door attaches to a metal flap holder.

Feel free to contact PetSafe Customer Care should you have any further questions. We can be reached at 1-800-732-2677.

We are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. until 8:00 P.M. EST and on Saturdays from 9:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M. EST.

Thanks again for your interest in the PetSafe Freedom Aluminum Pet Door!

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Do you know if the aluminum & plastic are the exact same size?

Just moved into a place with the LARGE plastic version of this door. Replacing with the aluminum version. Wondering if they are the same size or if I will need to do additional cutting. Thanks!
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I recommend that you call PetSafe Customer Care at: 1-866-738-4379. They can help you with your request.
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do you have available a bronze doggie door

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Thank you for your interest in PetSafe products!

No, the PetSafe Freedom Aluminum Pet Door is not available in bronze. However, the PetSafe Deluxe Patio Panel Pet Door does come in a bronze color.

Our product experts are standing by to help should you have any further questions or concerns. To speak with a PetSafe Customer Care associate, please feel free to call us at 1-800-732-2677.

Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Eastern Time and Saturdays from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Eastern.

Thank you again for your interest in our products.

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Can you mount the freedom aluminum pet door in a garage door?

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Thank you for your interest in the PetSafe® Freedom™ Aluminum Pet Doors.

The PetSafe Freedom Aluminum Pet Doors are designed for installations within a standard people door or wall.

While it may be possible to install the pet door in a garage door, the movements of the garage door being raised and lowered could cause issue with the pet door frame or pet door flap.

PetSafe product experts are standing by to help should you need more information about this or any other PetSafe Pet Door. To speak with a PetSafe Customer Care associate, please feel free to call PetSafe Customer Care at 1-800--732-2677.

Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. until 8:00 P.M. Eastern Time and Saturdays from 9:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M. Eastern.

Thank you again for your interest in our products!

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