DIY Pet Toys

Pets are like children, they love toys and they play with them all the time! If you have a cat or a dog at home and want give them something to play (and destroy) apart from your shoes and furniture, check out these creative and simple ideas! You will be able to make dozens of toys for your pets and don´t spend almost any money on it because all of our projects can be done with simple and reusable materials that you might have at home.

Braided Rope Pet Toy

Pretty and durable this toy is perfect for dogs that like to bite and destroy things. Give them something to work on for hours and have lots of fun! You can use any kind of fabric to make it…. If you have a small dog fleece is a good one because it is soft and strong at same time but, if you have a strong friend, try denim or other rough fabric. Cut 3 stripes of the fabric, tie a knot on top and make a tight braid with them. Finish with another knot and it is ready to be used!

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Fabric Ball Pet Toys

Cats and dogs love balls! They get crazy every time they see one passing near them! If you are tired of spending money with balls for your pets you can make ones using some old socks and cloth that you have at home. It is only to fill the bottom of the sock with some pieces of fabric until you form a ball. Cut the sock excess and sew the edges with a strong thread. Make lots of them and let your pets crazy!

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Rope Rings Pet Toys

Like taking your dog to an open space and throwing things to it seek? What about using rings made with ropes? They are really durable and cheap! It is only cut a tick rope (about 20/30 centimeters) and tie its edges with a piece of fabric and hot glue. Now it is only put your friend to do some exercise.

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Cat Teaser Toys

Cats have a hunter instinct really developed. They love seeking things and are always trying to catch something. Give them something to have fun! Hang some threads in a high place and tie some creative thing in its end: feathers, pompoms, balls, toys… Anything that will call the attention of your small friend and make it spend hours trying to catch it.

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