Archives for DIY Dog Projects

How to Build a DIY Dog House (Kennel) The Right Way

Is your dog whining at the back door, wet and cold or hot and panting? If your dog has graduated from a dog crate and crate training, it could be time he had a proper kennel. Dogs have a natural tendency to den, so your dog deserves a well-made and perfectly suited dog house.   First, a word about planning. Success in any project is 9 times out of 10 directly due to the quality and the detail of the planning, so
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See How Easy It Is To Choose Your Perfect Puppy Playpen

A puppy playpen is a great help when you are raising your new best friend, but it needs to be the right one. There are some wrong ones, so we make it easy for you. For a little puppy, the world is huge. There’s just so much to explore, to chew on, to have little accidents on… Why Do You Need a Puppy Playpen? The primary purpose of a puppy playpen is to control where you puppy can roam. Puppies naturally seek movement – people
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Do’s And Don’ts of DIY Dog Toys

  Dogs love to play, and what they play with matters. In this article about Toys and DIY Dog Toys, we’ll explain the important Do’s and Don’ts. And we’ll talk about chewing. We’ll also show you how to make something your dog will love to get their teeth into. First let’s start with the Don’ts, because the wrong toy can really hurt your dog.   Don’t Have a Choking Hazard For a Toy You need to be on the watch
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Top 10 DIY Dog Projects With Something For Everyone

  Ready to get into some of our Top 10 DIY Dog Projects? Let’s face it, we have hands and tools and other things our dog doesn’t have and we can do things our dogs can’t do for themselves, so let’s have a bit of fun and make life a little better for our best friend. These Top 10 DIY Dog Projects range from simple to complex, so you’re sure to find one that you can take on today.  Make
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The Busy Dog Owners Way to Quickly Selecting the Best Dog Beds

Our research on the 3 Biggest Mistakes people make with Dog Beds revealed the importance of a dog bed’s size, style and machine washability. We were shocked when we researched how most dog beds were made.   Did You Know? Many dog beds contain materials that can actually be hazardous to dogs. Dog beds are often unhygienic – and yet they sit within the family home. Very few dog beds are made of fabric that is suitable for dogs. Zippers used in
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High Tech Dog Games To Pamper Your Dog

Dog games may have been around since dogs were first domesticated, but today high tech is invading all parts of our lives. It’s no surprise that high tech dog games and dog toys are now on the rise. Not all of them pass our review, but those that have are included here for you. We’ll keep adding to the high tech dog games list as new items qualify for a mention. Subscribe by downloading our free eBook or follow us on
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Mastering The Use of DIY Dog Treats

Are You Giving DIY Dog Treats Too Often? During dog training and puppy training your dog needs to learn when he’s doing well and is on the right track so DIY Dog treats are a great tool for communicating this. Food is a tool. Dog treats are an incentive. Your dog does not need to be rewarded with a dog treat each and every time a command or trick or task is completed correctly. You start with food because it has value
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What Dog Owners Forget When Planning a DIY Dog Crate

A DIY Dog crate (and dog cage) can be used in so many practical ways. Training your dog to use a crate as their special place can be a life saver if you need to move your dog. A dog crate can also be very helpful in eliminating unwanted dog behavior. You may be surprised to learn that humans and dogs do not see or associate a dog crate in the same way. Do you see crates for dogs or a dog cage as
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