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This craft category is a huge collection of pet crafts ( DIY projects for pets)! DIY cat toys ( free cat toy sewing patterns, easy DIY cat toys ), DIY cat furniture ( DIY scratching toys / scratching  posts, DIY cat beds and outdoor cat houses), DIY dog toys ( free dog toy sewing patterns, easy DIY toys for dogs), DIY dog furniture ( dog houses, dog food containers ), DIY dog clothes & dog costumes with free sewing patterns, DIY dog & cat accessories (collars, leashes), crafts for farm animals, crafts for small pets ( hamsters, rabbits, ferrets, mice ), crafts for pet birds and garden birds ( DIY birdhouses, DIY bird feeders ) .. and many other creative DIY projects for pets!
DIY popsicle bird feeder
Embrace your inner Snow White and bring birds to your backyard with this adorable DIY popsicle bird feeder. Have your kids lend a hand with the craft. And once it’s hung, they’ll love watching for feathered friends. These directions may seem a little complicated but this craft project is really simple and fun to do. In fact you can create one popsicle stick bird feeder in less than an hour! While there are specific instructions included, there is no limit to the materials you can use to decorate your craft stick bird feeder. A natural wooden look is great but you can also use acrylic paint or even napkins and decoupage to decorate this small and fun bird feeder! Dont forget to seal it with bird friendly varnish! . . .
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DIY Adorable no-sew fleece octopus - softie for kids
The yarn octopus has long been a classic toy to make for children, and she’s transformed it into an even easier, and perhaps more cuddly, no-sew fleece octopus! With this nice step-by-step no-sew fleece octopus tutorial you can learn how to make this super adorable octopus from fleece or t-shirt fabric!  This is the perfect craft project for recycle some old t-shirts, fleece leftovers or any non-fraying fabric pieces! If you create the no-sew octopus' head with a tennis ball instead of Styrofoam ball itt can be a great toy for your dog as well! (Just to be sure to knot the strings well and use a sturdy fabric piece) . . .
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Homemade lavender linen spray and air freshener recipe
This lavender linen spray recipe is an inexpensive and chemical free way to freshen up any of the “soft” items in your home including pillows, blankets, pieces of furniture (ex. couches), pet bedding, and even the little one’s grungy stuffed animals. This homemade lavender linen spray is cheaper than store-bought alternatives and definitely cheaper than doing laundry just to freshen things up.The essential oils in this linen spray and air freshener recipe (especially the lavender) are known to help promote relaxation. Just spritz your sheets and pillows with this lavender linen spray recipe before bed.Once you know how to make linen spray, you’ll have an easy homemade gift right at your finger tips. . . .
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Upcycle your jeans into bone shape dog toys (free sewing pattern)
Do you have a dog? And do you like to spoil it with dog toys? Well, have you ever thought of making your own handmade dog toys? If your dog is not interested in the supposedly indestructible heavy duty rubber dog toys, but it loves soft plush ones that squeak, we suggest to make your own almost indestructible handmade denim dog toys! Not only it would save a bit of money but they may last a little longer than normal soft plush dog toys!  These bone shape denim dog toys also come with the squeak, however - if squeaky dog toys drive you mad - you can leave that bit out.   Luckily these dog toys are super simple to sew, it can be a perfect starting project if you are a beginner in sewing! . . .
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How to make a homemade butterfly feeder ( 2 different ways)
Besides bringing a magical beauty to any garden, butterflies help promote growth by pollinating flowers. You can attract more butterflies to your yard with these super easy to make and frugal DIY butterfly feeders – one made with a ceramic plate and one made with a mason jar – that also serve as attractive garden ornaments. Mother Nature would definitely approve. Dont forget to hot glue some colorful silk flowers on your butterfly feeders to help attract butterflies.  Fill the feeders with the sugar water butterfly food, and watch your beautiful garden butterflies as they enjoying it! . . .
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DIY Easy garden bird bath with clay pots
Are you looking for a frugal, fun and functional garden decoration? If you arswer is yes, this cute terracotta (clay) pot bird bath is a perfect garden carft project for you! This clay pot birdbath is super easy to make , and your feathered little garden friends will absolutely love it! (Not just in summer our birds love to bath in our birdbath even in  autumn /winter!) You can use any plastic (orr terracotta) planters  to create this colorful birdbath just be aware: use only animal and kid friendly paints! (Or do not paint it at all) Because some paints may contain toxic harmful chemicals! (Remember:the birds will drink from it!) If you haven't got  clay pots just use any old bowl to create one. . . .
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DIY Banana pup pops (pupsicles or dog popsicles)
Banana pup pops – A creamy, homemade popsicle that your dog will love! Delicious and good for them too! What to do with VERY ripe bananas? Make banana pup pops! ( Also known as pupsicles or popsicles for dogs. )  These pup pops will have your pet performing, behaving, doing whatever it needs to do to sink their teeth into one of your yummy banana pupsicles. Making the banana dog pops is SUPER easy. All you need is a blender or mini food processor to blend up the ingredients : plain yogurt, banana and peanut butter. We hope you will enjoy making these dog popsicles for your dog! They’re going to love you for it. We promise! . . .
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DIY Wooden ladybug shelter for your garden - woodworking plan
Building a ladybug house is an easy project that combines your gardening and woodworking hobbies into a fun and functional handcrafted addition to your garden. This DIY wooden ladybug house offers the little beetles with shelter from the rain and wind as well as protection from birds and other predators. Why build a ladybug house? Ladybugs are beneficial insects and some of the Good Bugs to have in the garden. Despite their cute appearance, ladybugs are voracious predators with an insatiable appetite for aphids and other soft-bodied insect pests that attack many types of garden plants. An adult ladybug is a gardener's friend, chowing down on over 50 aphids every day. . . .
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DIY Hanging window basket cat perch
Today Hymns&Verses shares with us a super stylish and cozy DIY Hanging window basket cat perch.  Create one super comfy hanging window basket cat perch for your cat easily with a few simple materials such as a woven basket, rope, and 2 brackets. Instead of using brackets to attach the hanging cat bed to the wall you can use a simple hook to attach it to the radiator! You cat will love the coziness of sun's warmth and watch all of the happenings in your front yard. In this nice craft you will find a step-by-step tutorial which will teach you  how to make your own Hanging window basket cat perch. . . .
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How to build a fish tower ( DIY observation tower) for fish pond
In this step-by-step video tutorial Luxusburger shares his creative idea to build a koi observation tower in his koi pond. By placing a pillar shaped glass aquarium upside down in the koi pond, he creates a fantastic vertical observation tower for the fish. The fish can swim up and down as they please because the tank is completely open at the bottom. And they seem to enjoy in their own observation tower because they can have a better view of the world around them. This unique garden feature is so stunning to look at and will for sure add to the beauty of your garden. Check out the video and learn more details. . . .
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DIY magic carpet cat hammock from a towel
Are you looking for a super cozy & frugal cat bed for your small apartment? Try this cozy magic carpet cat hammock which can be placed  right under your coffee table! In this nice craft blog and their step-by-step tutorial you can learn how to make your own DIY magic carpet cat hammock from a simple towel and  t-shirt yarn (or rope). You cat will love this super cozy cat bed and the best of it: you can wash it easily, and you can make it in any color or style that fits into your home! You can use old towels but this DIY magic carpet style cat hammock will work well with other cozy fabrics: such as minky, faux furs etc. as well! . . .
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DIY dog bed from a recycled drawer (or from wood) - free plan
If you love creating easy DIY projects and being a dog (or cat) owner you will love this brilliant recycling idea: the drawer dog or cat bed! Combine both of your passions and make this super cozy drawer pet bed which was designed directly for your fur babies! You can upcycle an old drawer in any color which fits into your home ( or your pet's personality ) or you can make the drawer bed from scratch if you love woodworking!  Put in a cozy pillow with a fabric cover, and if it's gets dirty just throw into the washing machine! Place the handmade DIY dog (or cat) drawer bed into a warm spot and your pets will love it! . . .
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Milk and juice carton bird feeders - recycling craft for kids
Kids of all ages can make these birdfeeder crafts! With a little preparation on saving some old milk and juice cartons from your morning coffee or breakfast  you can  make fun birdfeeders in no time! With this great winter craft project you can recycle some milk and juice cartons and help you garden's little feathered helpers at the same time! Also watching birds and squirrels eat is a very fun activity at all ages! With this recyled milk carton bird feeder you can teach your kids how important is to protect and help nature a very early age! . . .
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DIY winter apple feeder for birds (woodworking)
Make an easy, stylish and useful DIY apple feeder for your garden's little feathered friends! This woodworking project is super easy, easily customisable,  using recycled materials and a fairly basic selection of tools, so you can make one in minutes even if you're  a beginner in woodworking! You can use apple, other fruits and bird suet as well with this simple but brilliant bird feeder! You can cut out any shape from the wood that fits into your style, not just only circles but other fun shapes such as: heart,rectangle,star,bird silhouette will work well with this type of birdfeeders if they have a fairly large empty space at the center. . . .
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DIY bird feeder from a mug with homemade bird suet
You can create a super simple & inexpensive suet feeder (perfect for winter) to hang in your garden (or porch) using a common thrift store item: coffee mugs!  The best in using coffee mugs is that you can easily hang them up anywhere and you can choose patterns and colors that fits into your style! In this nice craft website you will find the step-by-step tutorial on how to make a bird suet feeder from mugs and a quick and easy bird suet recipe! . . .
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DIY cat tent from old T-shirt and wire hangers
We love cats and upcycling! This upcycled t-shirt and wire coat hanger cat tent is super easy to make - you really just need a t-shirt, some wire hangers and a piece of cardboard. As a bonus, it really only takes five minutes, so if your cat ignores it you didn't put too much effort in. Our cats love to sleep in small cozy hideouts and this tent is absolutely their favourite! You can make this t-shirt cat tent in any color that fits into your home or to your cat's taste, you can even experiment with other clothes (wide neck sweaters for example)or sew a washable tent cover from any fabrics that you have at hand. . . .
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Paw print salt dough ornaments
Are you looking for an easy Christmas craft with pets that can be a gorgeous decoration and a sweet keepsake at the same time? Try these paw print salt dough ornaments! It’s such an awesome keepsake to be able to pull out each year to hang on the Christmas tree! You can make these paw print ornaments in any style you like to match your pup’s colouring and personality! You can make the paw print salt-dough ornaments in any size and with all kind of pets! (Even birds,reptiles and small mammals can help you to create some awsome ornaments and keepsakes just let them walk trough the fresh and soft dough) . . .
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DIY catnip pillow  - easy toys for cats
These adorable and fun catnip pillow toys are super simple: just a fabric square stuffed with fiberfill and catnip!  They are purrrrfect little stocking stuffers for your furbabies! What can be a more purrfect gift for this years Christmas for your cats  than a fun toy stuffed with catnip? This is a super easy sewing project, you can make these cat toys easily even without sewing machine because you can hand sew it in minutes! You can use any Christmas themed fabric or you can create other versions juts for fun! . . .
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Easy peanut butter homemade dog treats
The easiest homemade dog treats ever – simply mix, roll and cut. Easy peasy, and so much healthier than store-bought! Nothing beats the homemade version of dog treats because you know exactly what’s going into your dog's food instead of all those suspicious by-products. Best of all, these homemade dog treats are incredibly easy with ingredients you already have on hand – peanut butter, some leftover pumpkin puree from the holidays, eggs and whole wheat flour. You can use any kind of cookie cutter you want to make these delicious dog treats – hearts, stars, dog houses, paws, etc. It’s up to you! . . .
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Winter wine bottle bird feeders (with free plan)
Today,she's sharing a How To Build A Wine Bottle Bird Feeder tutorial with us! And the best part is that it isn’t ridiculously hard to make if you have a few DIY tools on hand! With this nice free woodworking plan you can get one self-dosing bird feeder that can help your little feathered friends to survive at winter, or this glass bottle bird feeder  can be a perfect gift for anyone in your family who loves to observe birds (and squirrels)! And as an extra you can upcycle some glass bottles with this wooden bird feeder wich is also nice! . . .
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DIY bird feeder from old porcelain teacups with homemade suet
Dou you have a chipped or single teacup? Repurpose them into a gorgeous and helpful winter suet bird feeder! You can hang these teacup bird feeders into trees or simply put them to the ground! This brilliant winter craft idea is not just a very nice helpful gift for our feathered garden friends in harsh winters but you can also gift these homemade suet stuffed porcelain teacup bird feeders to your family mebers and this way you can give them the joy of observing and helping birds! . . .
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Dogsicle - ice popsicles for dogs
In the hottest summer days suprise your dogs with this delicious homemade dogsicle (dog friendly pospsicle)! Your pets appreciate this delicous summer dessert! This homemade dog pospicle recipe is very easy , you just need some water and chicken broth to make one. You can freeze in any small (dog)toys, treats, fruits and veggies as an extr the dogs will love it! Of course you can make one ice popcicle for your other pets as well (you can create a fruity version,a catfood-sicle or an insectisicle - experiment with different materilas!) . . .
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DIY paw pillow from T-shirts
Watch this easy step-by-step video craft tutorial to learn how to make this super cute (and comfy) Paw Pillow! This paw shape pillow is not only a cute decoration for your (or the kids') room, but it is also a really nice way to repurpose old clothes! If you want to feel yourself as a tiny fairy sleeping in the paw of giant tender pet – here you go! :) For this cozy homemade pillow you will need 2 T-shirts ( 1 grey sweatshirt and 1 pink T-shirt), pillow stuffing and this nice video tutorial. :) Everything is very clear and really easy! . . .
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DIY Mosaic tile bird bath from CDs
Look at this gorgeous mosaic bowl / bird bath ! It was made with old DVDs! Unbelievable, isn't it? What a brilliant way to upcycle / recycle your old unwanted CDs and DVDs! Of course you can decorate anything with this nice mosaic technique (imagine pots, picture/mirror frames or boxes with this iridescent wrapping!) If you would like to use the CD/DVD mosaic technique on bird baths (or other garden decorations) choose an enviroment friendly (non toxic) varnish! . . .
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DIY dog food station with storage
Are you looking for a practical and decorative wooden furniture for your (messy eater) pet? If your answer is yes, this brilliant wooden DIY dog food station and storage box is a perfect woodcraft project for you! This easy to make dog food station keeps your dogs water and food dishes from being tossed around, and you can store a whole bag of dog food (or other dog acessories) in it. You can find a free plan in this nice website to make this stylish furniture, and of course you can adjust the sizes for your dog's size as much as you want! (If you have a very small dog or a cat you can create a small box or completelly leave out the storage part and build a fancy dog or cat feeder tray with legs!) . . .
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DIY butterfly feeder from a mason jar
Are you a butterfly ( or nature ) enthusiast just like us? Create a sweet gift for your little garden friends, the gorgeous butterflies with upcycling an empty mason jar, and fill it with a little butterfly food ( sugar and water - you will find the exact butterfly food recipe in this nice website ). You can hang this fun butterfly feeder anywhere in your garden or porch and admire the beautiful butterflies as they use it. The trick is a colorful faux flower in the top of the feeder to attract your delicate little garden guests. It's also a perfect kids spring craft project as it's teaches them the love of nature. . . .
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DIY tug dog toy with ball (fom old T-shirts)
Don't toss that old T-shirt! Snip it up to make this toy for your furry friend! What are the two favorite dog games of all time? Fetch and tug-of-war! This DIY dog toy combines the two into a fun toy your pup can retrieve and wrestle with. Making this ball-and-tug dog toy is quick, easy and requires no sewing at all. With just a couple of recycled items from around the house, your dog will have hours of enjoyment. . . .
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DIY cardboard box tiger cat house
Are you looking for a fun, cheap but still cozy cat bed / cat house? If your answer is yes, with the help of this very funny and detailed video craft tutorial make this fun tiger cat house from an old cardboard box! Your cat(s) will love it! Of course you can make other cardboard box pet houses with this technique if you don't like tigers. . . .
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DIY vertical garden planter and bird bath
Are you looking for a cheap, fun and functional garden decoration? If you arswer is yes, this cute vertical garden planter and bird bath is a perfect garden carft project for you! It's easy to make, and you can use any plastic (orr terra cotta) planters  to make it! If you haven't got a fancy bird bath just use any old bowl or pot coaster to make it. . . .
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DIY sunflower tower bird feeder
To encourage more birds to visit your yard this spring: put together a new bird feeder :a DIY sunflower tower!. Here is a fun bird feeder diy craft that takes just a few items and costs around $10 to make. Sunflower seeds will attract the widest variety of birds! . . .
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Fleece dog (or cat) bed tutorial (with sewing pattern)
With the help of this nice, detailed sewing tutorial you can  learn how to make this cute fluffy fleece dog bed! . . .
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Homemade birdseed christmas ornaments
Adorable birdseed ornaments are an inexpensive activity the whole family can enjoy making on a lazy weekend afternoon. The kids will have a ball making them, and the birds will enjoy eating them. It doesn’t get any better than that. Make the birdseed ornaments during the winter months to decorate naked trees, or whip up a few batches and give them as hostess gifts around the . . .
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