12 DIYs you can make to show just how much you love your pet

Our dogs and cats are our best friends; they love us unconditionally, snuggle with us after a long day, and entertain us with their hilarious antics. If you're a dog lover or feline fanatic, show your affection for your four-legged friends with some creative and clever pet-inspired crafts.
1. Paw prints (h/t Goldfish Kiss)
Unleash your dog's artistic side with this too-adorable-for-words DIY. Dip puppy paws into paint for the cutest collage you've ever seen.
2. Custom treat jar (h/t Mrs. Kathy King)
Make a personalized treat jar just for your pet using a regular Mason jar. Your animal will begin to learn when you reach for their special jar, it's treat time!
3. Cat hammock (h/t All You)
Cats love having their own places to hang out, and they really like hiding and sleeping in boxes. Create a cool cat hammock from a cardboard box and give them their own custom condo.
4. Pet silhouettes (h/t DIY Showoff)
Adorn your walls with sweet silhouettes of your furry family members. These silhouettes look great framed and hung on the wall, and they are simple enough to blend in beautifully with any type of decor.
5. Pet lover wreath (h/t How to Make a Burlap Wreath)
Make every day an ode to your precious pet by announcing your affection via your front door. These cute and eye-catching wreaths work for every season, and profess your pet love year-round to visitors.
6. Pet dish mat (h/t Lia Griffith)
Craft a cute spot for your cat or dog's foot to sit with these easy to make pet placemats. Use whatever fabric you like to customize your mats, and simply wash them when they get dirty.
7. Fabric scraps pet leash (h/t Sew Can She)
Gather up your basket of fabric scraps and bits and transform them into a super cute, colorful leash for your pet. Forget store-bought leashes; this one's made with love!
8. Refillable catnip toy (h/t Practically Functional)
Stop buying catnip toys over and over, especially since your cat loses interest once the scent wears off. Keep the catnip flowing with a refillable toy you can add to whenever the catnip requires refreshment, and keep cats engaged and playful.
9. Upcycled pet bed (h/t By The Stand)
An old chair you don't use anymore suddenly becomes a fancy bed for your dog or cat with just a few tweaks. This is a great way to get more life out of an old piece of furniture, and your dog will agree.
10. Custom tote (h/t Nellie Bellie)
Wear your cat or dog on your tote with this cute craft that lets you customize a tote with colorful ribbons. Show your love for your pet every day with a crafty bag you can stash all your stuff in ( sewing required!)
11. Pet pillows (h/t Yellow Brick Home)
Accent your couch with these custom pet pillows using photo images of your own pets! These whimsical throw pillows are purrfect for any cat or dog lover.
12. Paw ornaments (h/t One Little Project)
Add your precious pet's paw print to the Christmas tree this year with these cute paw print ornaments using salt dough. There are few things cuter than those little paws, so capture them forever with this DIY.
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