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Skamper Ramp

PROTECT YOUR PETS AND OTHER ANIMALS WITH THE SKAMPER RAMP! Provides a safe entry and exit for pets and other animals.
Average Customer Rating:
3.714 out of 5
3.7
 out of 
5
(7 Reviews) 7
5 of 7(71%)reviewers would recommend this product to a friend.
Customer Reviews for Skamper Ramp
Review 1 for Skamper Ramp
Overall Rating
1 out of 5
1 out of 5
Would not Recommend,
Date:June 1, 2011
By Koby
from Kentucky
from Kentucky
Pros: I found nothing "pro" about this item. Definitely not worth the price since it didn't work.
Cons: Does not work as expected, dogs could not grip to climb out and it kept sinking.
"I purchased the small ramp because of my cats. Lost a cat in the pool and thought this would be a good purchase to protect the rest of my cats. I also have small dogs and wanted to protect them as well. Attaching it to the pool was easy but the ramp does not even support my poodle or pomeranians even though it specifies "small/medium". It terrified my dogs and I'm not throwing one of my cats in the pool to test if it will support them! It kept sinking and my dogs could find no purchase to keep from sliding off. Perhaps the larger ramp would have done better but I don't have 200 lb dogs and the price is exorbitant for the construction and material. I think a piece of styrofoam cut into a wedge would do just as well if not better.
Very disappointed with this purchase."
Review 2 for Skamper Ramp
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Absolute need for pet owners!,
Date:August 3, 2009
By Daisy44
from Indiana
from Indiana
Pros: Works exactly as described.
Cons: Haven't found any.
"I lost a dog in our pool and have lived in fear until finding the Skamper Ramp. We purchased the large one and have installed and taught our 50 pound dog to use - which she does with ease! I now have peace of mind that I hopefully will never live through that horror again. If you have an inground pool with only ladders - this is a must!"
1 of 2 people found this review helpful.
Review 3 for Skamper Ramp
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Saved my cat's life the first week I had this!,
Date:July 18, 2009
By petlover
from Mountain Home, AR
from Mountain Home, AR
Pros: It is an absolute neccesity if you have pets.
Cons: Haven't found any yet.
"I have had my pool for a couple of years and always wanted to purchase a scamper ramp for my pets saftey. I finally broke down and bought the largest one, as I have pets of all sizes. After installing the ramp, which is a sinch. I saw my cat playing one day on my deck and sure enough she fell right in the pool. I hurried to save her, but she had swam to the ramp and was letting herself out of the pool by the time I got out there. This ramp has paid for itself by saving my cat's life."
Review 4 for Skamper Ramp
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
This is a must have for pool and pet owners.,
Date:June 13, 2009
By mansbestfriend
from Lewiston, Maine
from Lewiston, Maine
Pros: Easy too install and easy to train dogs to use.
Cons: none
"We own a Jack Russell that loves to swim. In March of 2009 we purchased a home with a pool. We feared our dog would jump in without our knowledge and possibly drown. We needed something to assist our dog to exit the pool. I figured someone would have made such a device so I started my search and found this great product. We have had it a few weeks and my dog goes in and out of the pool at will. It took use only 10 Min to train him."
Review 5 for Skamper Ramp
Overall Rating
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Inexpensive but effective,
Date:November 26, 2008
By newportguy
from newport, pa
from newport, pa
Pros: low price, works well for small animals
Cons: takes a little time to get the ropes adjusted
"This is an inexpensive option for families with small animals. Our Bichon/Poodle was quick to adapt to the ramp. It also provide some peace of mind with our cats. The only drawback so far was adjusting the ropes that secure the ramp. It took a bit of time but they stay put when tied off."
Review 6 for Skamper Ramp
Overall Rating
1 out of 5
1 out of 5
Needs changes.,
Date:July 18, 2008
By utahbear
from Kelso, WA
from Kelso, WA
Pros: assembly and looks
Cons: surface
"Dogs feet cannot grip the hard smooth plastic surface, and the "deluxe" model rated to 200 lbs won't even support my dog at 60 lbs. The dogs try to use it, but it just sinks and their claws scratch at the surface."
1 of 3 people found this review helpful.
Review 7 for Skamper Ramp
Overall Rating
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Really works,
Date:July 6, 2008
By Aussie
from Spokane, Wa
from Spokane, Wa
Pros: Get it now!!!
"I put it up yesterday and while I was working on the pump saw the cat fall in the pool and she swim over and got right out! WOW it works!"