Dedicated to all those who think a dog belongs in a crate, day and night, and being outside the crate is the exception -- this sign on a PETA dog park bulletin board:
No, he doesn't "love" his crate.
He loves YOU. And he will do anything to please you, including
sitting behind bars, waiting patiently for you to free him.
No, a crate is not a "cozy den."
A real den doesn't come with a locked door.
No, a crate is not like a playpen.
A crate is an extremely cramped and impoverished environment.
Sure, it keeps dogs safe.
It also keeps them from living.
How would YOU like being locked inside a small see-through box?