Cool Custom Dog House by Studio Schicketanz with a Green Roof

A lot of homes nowadays are going green – and we’re not just talking about the ones owned by humans. In anticipation of the upcoming Carmel Canine Cottages Competition, California-based Studio Schicketanz has built an eco-friendly doghouse called Doggy Dreamhouse (the same name as dream doghouse by Samsung. Proof that green architecture can be applied to any structure of any size or inhabitant, the shelter features a lush carpet that goes up a ramp and covers the entire roof, reducing indoor heat and giving your pet a neat view of the yard.

Luxurious Dream Doghouse by Samsung

On display at birmingham’s 2015 Crufts, the world’s largest dog show, the Samsung “dream doghouse” is a one-off design, modeled by architects to create the most suitable and luxurious exterior and interior as possible. Costing a grand $30,600 USD and taking six weeks to produce, the elegant kennel is aimed for pampered pooches who can enjoy two indoor living areas – one for rest and relaxation, and the other for dining and entertainment. The inside features a “push-to-woof” call bell, themed wallpaper, framed portraits of family and friends, a contemporary skylight and even a operational snack dispenser. On the astroturfed outside area, the pet can use a specifically designed treadmill and a hot-tub spa. “The Samsung dream doghouse looks sleek and modern, featuring the kind of tech the discerning dog of the future will need,” Andy Griffiths, president of Samsung Electronics U.K. and Ireland, said in a news release on Wednesday. “from dogs who have social media profiles, to owners who use video calling to check on their pet while away, technology is fast becoming an integral part of everyday life.”