Cat Flap and Dog Door FAQs


'What do they cost?”

Cat flaps and dog doors vary in price from a few pounds to hundreds! We’ll be able to give you a firm quote when we know more about your preferences.

Does my cat need a cat flap?

Although a cat flap is not an essential requirement for a cat owner, it offers a whole host of benefits, providing comfort and convenience for your cat, whilst allowing you to control your cat’s movements.

A cat flap also means your cat can go in and out of your property quickly and safely, without you having to worry about letting them in and out.

What types of cat flaps are available?

We supply an extensive range of affordable, high quality cat flaps, including 2 Way Cat Flaps, Mircochip Cat Flaps, 4 Way Cat Flaps, and Infrared/Magnetic Collar Key Cat Flap. The type of cat flap that is right for you will depend on your cat’s needs and, of course, your property requirements.

What are the benefits of having a cat flap?

There are lots of advantages of having a cat flap, including 24/7 access to the outside world. They also promote good health by ensuring that your cats get the exercise they need, this is also great for their mental health.

The majority of cat flaps are equipped with the latest cat flap technology, meaning you can control your cat’s movements at all times.

Where can I install my cat flap?

All cat flaps can be installed in a wide range of walls, glass and doors including uPVC Door Panel, Glass Doors, Wooden Doors, Aluminium and Metal Skinned Door and Composite Doors. We offer a professional cat flap installation service with all of our cat flaps.

Are cat flaps secure?

With a range of flaps on the market, there are some that are more secure than others. Pet Flaps UK we can install high-security pet doors, with steel plates if necessary!

Will a cat flap ruin my door?

There’s no getting around the fact that we have to cut a hole in your door to fit the cat flap, however our engineers are experts who make sure to install the cat flap in the least intrusive way, with a perfect fit every time maintaining the integrity of your door.

Can you fit a cat flap into a fire door?

Yes. You will need a specialist cat flap that meets the safety guidelines for a fire door which we can supply and install for you. Call us or get in touch for a free quote if you need a fire-door cat flap.

Can I put a cat flap in a thick wall?

We can install cat flaps with a tunnel system for even the deepest of walls. Let us know your requirements when you get in touch and we can install the best product for your requirements.

Can I lock my cat flap at night?

Your cat flap can be locked at any point to suit your needs. It can be set to allow entry only, meaning your cat can not get back out once they arrive home. Exit only, if you need the cat out of the house for a specified length of time. In and out, meaning they can come and go as they please and fully locked, whereby the cat flap can not be used.

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To find out more about our range of high quality cat flaps, or for your free, no-obligation installation quote, please get in touch.