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10 Easy DIY Projects for Dog Lovers

Posted by TheDapperDogBox on May 27, 2018 12:35:33 AM

If you are like us, you have 4000 pinterest boards of cool projects you intend to do but just never do any of them. We're here to make life easy for you as we've compiled a list of super cute and EASY DIY projects for you dog moms and dads.

1. DIY Doggie Cake Smash Photoshoot



OMG we are dying over this one. We love everything black lab + Boston, so this one " takes the cake." This post gives you a breakdown of all the necessary steps to create a memorable cake smash photo session for your dogs birthday.

If youre in need of a birthday present for your pup or a friends dog, check out our guide to celebrating your dogs birthday.

Image via Pretty Fluffy Blog 

2. Strawberry + Coconut Frozen Treats

Barkley Doodles Blog DIY Dog Treats


The perfect treat for the summer heat AND it only requires 3 ingredients + a tray. This will not only cool your pup off on a hot summer day but its 100% all natural + healthy for your baby. Bonus- If you are looking for a custom portrait of your pup, the blogger also happens to be an uber talented artist.

Image via Barkley Doodles Blog

3. DIY Dog Wine Topper


We love wine + we love dogs, so this one is a no brainer. Now its an excuse to buy another bottle of wine. It doesnt really count because your doing a DIY project - wink.
Image Via Pretty Fluffy Blog

4. Dog Bowls with Hairpin Legs

how-to-make-a-dog-bowl-stand DIY dog projects

This one is a little harder but if you have access to some tools, its an incredible project.

Via Sans Le Lakehouse Blog

5. No Sew Bow Tie 

ChicSprinkles Blog DIY No Sew Bowtie

We hate sewing so if you're like us, this sounds perfect for you! 

* Cute pom is NOT included :)

Image Via Chic Sprinkles

6. Holiday Backdrop for Photoshoots


Ok this one isnt super easy but its REALLY cool. You just need to pick up a few supplies from a local hardware store and you are good to go.

Via DIY dog Mom Blog

7. Paw Exfoliant Scrub

DIY dog mom paw scrub

Just like humans hands or faces, dogs paws need to be cleaned and exfoliated from time to time. Think of all the gross things your pups paws come into contact with... 

Via DIY Dog Mom Blog

8. Gourmet Pupsicles

wagwear repeat dog blog DIY dog pupsicles

These adorable and healthy popsicles are the perfect treat to cool your fur baby off this summer. Made with only 3 ingredients, all of which you probably have already. You can even snag the mold from the dollar store! Bonus- Wag, Wear, Repeat is one of our favorite blogs! It has everything from DIY projects to Lucy's favorite things ( the adorable choco lab featured in the above pic).

Via Wag Wear Repeat Blog

9. Pet Station

better homes and garden blog pet DIY

Is this not the coolest thing you've ever seen? You can start with any size piece of furniture to hold all your pet supplies, or keep it smaller to fit in any space. Add some paint to jazz it up and match your home decor. Love!

Image via Better Homes and Garden

 10. Upcycled Jeans Dog Toy


Via Pillar Box Blue Blog


Did we miss anything? Comment below on your favorite DIY projects! 

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