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Midwest iCrate or Life Stages? What's The Difference?
These crates are both folding wire dog crates in size for dogs 11 - 110 lbs that include both a divider panel and the ABS plastic pan. This leads many people to ask: "What's the difference between a Midwest iCrate and Life Stages dog crate?"
Midwest iCrate Dog Crate
Midwest Life Stages Dog Crate
iCrate vs. Life Stages Similarities
|iCrate and Life Stages Folding Sequence|
Midwest iCrate Double Door Dog Crate
Midwest Life Stages Double Door Dog Crate
- Fold and Carry Design
- Black E-Coat Finish
- Specified (by the manufacturer) as "Medium Strength"
- Include Free Divider Panel
- ABS Plastic Pan Included
- Same Wire Gauge
- Folds Without Tools
- Both Have Single and Two Door Forms
iCrate vs. Life Stages Differences
- Some iCrate Models (1518 - 1536) Are Narower and Lower Than the Life Stages
- The Wire Grid is Closer Together on the Life Stages
- The Bars Are Closer Together on the Life Stages
- The Life Stages Models are a Little Stonger and a Little Heavier
So, Which to Buy?
It really depends on your budget and preference. If you are price sensistive, or want a lighter product, then the iCrate is for you. If you prefer a stronger product and don't mind the extra weight, or spending a little more money, the Life Stages is for you.
Now you just have to decide which model is right for you:
- iCrate Single Door Dog Crate
- iCrate Double Door Dog Crate
- Life Stages Single Door Dog Crate
- Life Stages Double Door Dog Crate