A dog is referred to as a man’s best friend. If you have a dog, you know the loyalty and affection a dog can bestow upon you. They can become another member of the family, similar to a child in some eyes. To repay their kindness, you might like to present them with a toy to play with or use for exercise. What better way to do so then to make it yourself? Pamper your pet with a homemade toy. Here is a list of free toy patterns for your special companion. In no particular order.
All dogs love to chase toys. This simple toy is a ball on a string.
Can you sew? This is a pattern for a fabric dog bone. Meant for a small dog but there are suggestions for larger dogs that might be more destructive.
Cat bed (or Dog) – bunny – bear – turtle
Scroll to the bottom of the page for free patterns. The rest of the site are organic items for sale.
Even the kids can make this simple dog bed out of a recycled pillowcase and plastic bags.
Felted Dog Collar
A description and a pattern for a knitted and then felted dog collar.
Dog Tug Toy
The link above shows a photo for a knitted dog toy with a link to the instruction page.
Great knit toy for tug of war or toss, it kind of resembles a stuffed sock.
A knit pattern for a dumbbell.
A pattern for a dog sofa that is similar to a box shaped dog sofa.
Another knit pattern, this time for a bandana.
Paint and stickers are used to decorate a plastic container for dog treats.
Fleece Pom Pom Ball
This is a new sew pattern for a great ball shaped chew toy.
Embroidered Chew Toy
This sewing project includes embroidery.
A Collapsible Travel Dish
A sewing project using oil cloth to create a collapsible traveling food or water dish.
This idea offers a variety of stylish possibilities. It includes a clip closure with a reflective part.
This is a super quick dog toy made from braiding fabric together – real cute!
Dog Collar and Leash
Patterns for macramé dog collars and leashes.
Dog Bait Bag
Carry treats during a walk or for the show arena.