outdoor pet gate for deck

An outdoor pet gate for a deck is a practical way to keep dogs and other pets secure and at the same time allowing them to spend time outside. In this post, we feature five quality pet gates that are designed for decks and other outdoor settings.

Outdoor Pet Gate for Deck

You can click on the photos and the links in the description to purchase and learn more about each pet gate for decks. For current prices, scroll over the first photo of each gate. If you are using an ad-blocker on your browser, it could interfere with the price pop-up, so it may need to be disabled temporarily for this feature to work.

1. Cardinal Outdoor Gateoutdoor pet gate for deck:

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Rust-proof and designed for the outdoors, this pet gate for decks utilizes an easy one-handed latch and can be installed at angles up to 30 degrees. It comes in black, brown, and white. It has stainless steel hardware and the gate itself is durable aluminum. It is adjustable to widths between 27 inches to 42.5 inches, and it is 29.5 inches tall. The bars are 2.5 inches apart. There is also an optional stop bracket that prevents the gate from opening into a stairway. The black and the white gates are about $20 more than the brown gate as of the time of this writing. Click here to purchase.

2. Outdoor Walk-through Pet Gate by Orvis:

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This attractive outdoor pet gate is designed to last and features a cat opening and an easy-to-operate latch. It has a walk-through door, and because it is pressure-mounted, it is very easy to install as well. The pet gate is 36 inches tall and fits openings that are 36.5 inches up to 40.5 inches. It is made of steel with a black finish. Click here to buy.

3. Extra-Tall Outdoor Pet Gate:

This free-standing outdoor pet gate for decks is perfect to section off areas of the deck or yard and can be configured into several patterns. It includes six 24 inch panels that connect up to 12 feet. It can even become a pet play pen! This black pet gate is 36 inches tall, has a built-in small pet door, and also has a walk-through door. Click here to purchase.

4. Decor Metal Gate by North States:

Able to be used both indoors and outdoors, this extra-wide gate fits openings from 38.3 up to 72 inches, with optional extension panels that can reach up to 13 feet (each extension adds 15 inches to the gate, and a total of 6 extensions can be added). The walk-through door is 25.5 inches, and the pivot on the panels allow for it to be configured to fit many spaces. When used outdoors, it is recommended that it be placed in a covered area. Click here to purchase.

5. Backyard Outdoor Pet Gate, 6 Panels:

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This attractive free-standing outdoor pet gate has movable panels with 360 degree hinges that allow for many configurations. It is made in the USA of recycled materials, it features a modern grey color. The panels are 32 inches high and 12 inches wide. This gate features six of these panels. It folds up easily for quick storage. Click here to buy.

6. Eucalyptus Sliding Pet Gate:

The final outdoor pet gate on our list is made of weather-resistant hardwood and is free standing. Designed to block openings, this this attractive gate adjusts from 32 inches up to 83 inches wide with no installation. It stands 30 inches high with the rails being 2 inches apart. It has a natural oil finish that will gradually fade to silvery gray is it is left outdoors long term. Click here to purchase.


Outdoor pet gates for decks come in different sizes and styles. In this post, we focused on six durable outdoor pet gates and work in decks and other outdoor areas. For additional outdoor pet gates available, you can visit this page.

If you are looking for dog ramps and steps, be sure to also read our articles Steps for Dogs to Get into Bed and Ramps for Dogs to Get on Bed. For indoor pet gates with cat openings, our article Pet Gate with Cat Opening is a very good resource.