Overhead cupboard to ceiling could wrap around and over the kitchen windows if the ceiling is left full height (2700). I like the inset overhead cupboard. Floor to ceiling cabinetry is flush with bench top.
If your dog has a well worn path along the fence, a landscaped border may help to change the pattern. Choose tough specimens like ornamental grasses and native shrubs. These plants may help divert your pup's activity, and will hold up to occasional leaps and bounds.