Some pets are better at playing than at exercising, am I right?
We love playing with our pets but when the time comes for us to get back to our work, providing them with appropriate toys can be a great way to keep them challenged and entertained. We’ve gathered a list of tutorial videos for making toys at home (so you don’t have to break the bank).
5 Super Easy DIY Dog Toys
1. The Puppy Rattle
What you'll need: old socks, a plastic bottle and popcorn kernels.
What you'll need: old socks and tennis balls (how many depends on the size of the socks you are using).
3. Braided t-shirt Toy
What you'll need: old t-shirts cut into strips and scissors.
4. The Sea Monster
What you'll need: old fabric or t-shirts cut into strips, scissors and a tennis ball.
5. Ball-on-a-Rope Tug Toy
What you'll need: old fabric or t-shirts cut into strips, scissors, one tennis ball and a knife or drill to make a hole in the tennis ball.
Easy to Make DIY Cat toys your pet will love!
1. Fish Toy
What you'll need: an old sock, drinking glass, shredded paper, catnip, scissors and a marker.
2. Pom-Pom Stick
What you'll need: a ball of yarn, cardboard, scissors, a stick or wooden rod and a Hot Glue gun.
3. Fabric Toy
What you'll need: a wooden hoop of ring and fabric strips.
DIY Bird Toys!
1. Beaded Mobile
What you'll need: cardboard cut into squares, screwdriver, yarn or twine, scissors, sticky tape and beads.
2. Bird Swing
What you'll need: cardboard toilet paper rolls, screwdriver, yarn or twine, scissors, sticky tape and beads.