DIY Doggie Crafts for Kids

Make these four dog crafts in honor of National Dog Day on Friday, Aug. 26!

For the dog owners and dog lovers out there, get ready. Friday, Aug. 26 is National Dog Day! It’s a day to give your favorite pooch some extra walks, rubs and fun outside. My guess is that you’ll see a lot of dogs cruising neighborhoods all around metro Detroit this day. For the little crafters who love pups, this week’s roundup is dedicated to man’s best friend. Take a look at these dog crafts.

Easy Origami Dog

Red Ted Art offers up a how-to for folding an origami puppy. Try experimenting with different colors of paper to create a whole family of unique paper dogs.

Footprint Puppy Dog Craft

Get those “dogs” ready for some painting! Crafty Morning shows you how to turn a painted footprint stamp into a fun doggie DIY.

Paper Bag Animal Puppets

Thanks to 86 Lemons, your child can learn how to make a variety of paper bag animal puppets. Are dogs included? You bet!

Paper Plate Puppy

Paper plates are always outstanding canvas mediums! First Palette walks your child through several different animal how-tos, including a lovable pup.


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