DIY home projects are all the rage thanks to sites like Etsy and Pinterest. However, have you every considered DIY projects that your pets would like?
Thanks to Pets of Crafters, Creators, and DIY Doers, here is a list of 25 DIY projects that your pet will love.
#1. A scratch post for your kitty.
Give your cat something to scratch on with this cute color block scratch post. It only requires is a wooden post, base, and different colors of rope.
#2. Make dog treats for hot summer days.
Get some ideas from these photos for how to give your dog a delectable treat when the temperatures outside soar. Bonus: You can make some human treats in the process.
#3. A fabric pet barrier.
Using two tension rods and fabric, you can create a barrier that will keep your small pups from entering forbidden areas in your home.
#4. An elevated dog bed.
This dog bed is made with PVC pipes to keep it high off the ground. Animals prefer sleeping at a slight elevation, especially during winter months when floors are extra drafty.
#5. Adorable dog neckties.
Your dog will look so cute with these ties!
#6. Sweet potato treats.
Dried strips of sweet potato make a great healthy treat for dogs and the smell is pleasant too!
#7. An edible cat garden.
Cats love these plants, and they are easy to grow and keep in your home and if they’re chewing on these plants, they’re likely not chewing on anything else in the house.
#8. A dog wax and conditioner.
Dogs’ snouts and paws get extra dry. Check out the sites below to find a DIY recipe for a balm that will soothe chapped and cracked noses and paws.
#9. A tent for your cat’s privacy.
Use an old t-shirt, two wire hangers, and some cardboard to make a tent for your cat.
#10. Dog apple crisps.
Dogs love the smell and taste of apples, and you’ll give them their daily dose of Vitamin C.
#11. A permanent dog pond.
Dig a hole in your backyard, purchase a plastic swimming pool and surround it with stones. It is an easy way for your beloved pup to cool down during the hot summer months.
#12. Homemade dog food.
Shredded chicken and veggies are an excellent homemade dog food. Better yet, you can make large batches and freeze it.
#13. A simple dog house teepee.
Create this simple dog house design using a pallet for pooches that need a little privacy.
#14. A clever dog leash holder.
You can easily create a leash holder using a piece of wood, and a few hooks. Add a mounted tube to make a convenient doggie bag dispenser.
#15. A cardboard cat scratcher.
This cheap DIY is made from strips of cardboard and duct tape, and cats love it.
#16. A princess puppy bed.
This is simply a yard sale find. It is an ornate table turned upside-down, painted, and padded, and it makes an excellent bed for a dog or cat.
#17. Cozy pet clothes.
You can repurpose your old baby clothes into adorable outfits for your dog or cats.
#18. All-natural flea powder.
Check out the website below to keep fleas and ticks away from your pets without all of the harsh chemicals.
#19. A car hammock.
Keep your pet off your car upholstery with this handy seat cover.
#20. Pet pill pockets.
Peanut butter and flour can make a moldable dough for hiding your pet’s daily pills.
#21. A fun cat toy.
A tupperware with holes and filled with treats and toys will keep your cat entertained for hours.
#22. DIY dog ramp.
If you have a little dog, build them a ramp to the couch or bed.
#23. Porch potty.
Cordone off a small area on your porch, plant some grass for your dog to do his business and he’ll definitely appreciate you for this during the cold winter months.
#24. A cat tree.
Using shellacked branches and platforms, you can create an awesome resting place for you cat.
#25. A vintage belt dog collar.
A trimmed piece of a belt can be turned into a chic collar for your pup.
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