Learn how to make dog stuff using our free instructions.
My name is Jo and I started this website in 2006 to share a few items I'd made for Comet, the handsome fella at left.
After that, I began looking for other things to make in an eco friendly, cost effective way. Scrounging and creativity became the name of the game!
My generous hubby set me up with a computer and has continued to help with technical and engineering matters.
By the way, if you're a seller of dog products, you may want to check out, Trafeze, which totally cuts out the middle man!
If you're a newbie, we'd suggest you start with something simple; then gradually challenge yourself with more complex projects.
NEW this month: From now on, we will showcase a dog item someone has made for his or her dog(s). If you'd like to contribute, simply go to Share Your Stuff.
To kick things off, and since we've had a sudden jump into summer weather, below is Sam's Cool Kennel, contributed by John Dunn from Fresno, California.
For more info on how John constructed this super dog hangout, please see Sam's Cool Kennel.
We aim to:
Although there's no charge for most of the instructions for how to make dog stuff, we do have a few specially engineered dog plans which are available for purchase at a relatively low cost.
To share how you make dog stuff, go to the Homemade Dog Stuff page and follow the instructions. It's easy to submit - all you need to do is fill out a simple form, describe what you've made, and add up to four digital photos of your project (photos welcome but not required).
Good ideas that are shorter are incorporated into existing pages, with credit given to you.