How To Make A Dog Bed Out Of Old Blankets At Home?

Dogs need a bed, and if you want your dog to be with you in every place, you can make a lot of beds for your dog. How to make a dog bed out of old blankets? Whit this bed, you can have your dog near you for a snap, while the principal dog bed he uses is away or is drying.

In this article I link some of the best tutorials to make your dog bed from different materials.

How to Make a Dog Bed Out of a Comforter or Old Duvet?

First, you will learn how to make a bed from a comforter.

The materials you will need are these:

  • A Comforter or an old Duvet
  • Scissors
  • A Needle
  • Thread
  • Measuring tape

Step 1: Measure the size of the dog

To do this step, you need to lay the measuring tape across your dogs back. With the measuring tape, follow the spine until the body meats the tail. When you have this, measure the tape where the tail begins. This is your dog’s length.

This measure will be less than the measure from your dogs noise to the end of his tail.

To your dogs length add 5 inches, and that would be your dog’s bed size.

Step 2: Prepare the comforter

Once you have the dog size; put the comforter on the floor, and measure two times the length size from your dog. Leave a space between the two spaces, as this will be the faces of the bed.

Also, leave a space around the measure you have. This space will be the sides or bumpers for your dog bed.

Step 3: Sew the bumpers or Pillows

You can use a machine or you can sew by hand. In this step you will sew the bumpers you already create.

Step 4: Sew the bed

Let’s start this step rolling up the front of the bed, over where the blanket starts. Leave a space for the pillow where the blanket ends, and sew the bumpers in place.

How to Make a Dog Bed Out of Old Clothes With Sides?

Now you know how to make a dog bed out of old blankets, but your dog can also feel comfortable with a dog bed made by old clothes. In this video, you will learn how to do it.

How to Make a Dog Bed Out of Old Pillows?

Awesome! Dog beds are a way to show our dog that they can follow us in every room around the house. Even you can use pillows to make a comfortable and soft dog bed.

In this tutorial you will learn how to make a dog bed out of old pillows to make your dog happy.

How to Make a Dog Bed Without Sewing?

Now you do not have excuses to make a hand made dog bed, as you can make it without a sewing machine, and the result is beautiful for the house and real comfort for your dog as these beds are stuffing.

Remember that every dog bed needs to be washed at least once per weak to keep your dog healthy and avoid flea eggs.

If your dog plays a lot with dirt, you need to see this post to know how to wash a dog bed with stuffing.


After this post, you can make a dog bed with pillows, old clothes, and blankets. your dog will love to be with you in every room.

You can make a stuffed dog bed and can train your dog to not chew the bed you made with this post

Also you need to wash your dog bed and in this article i tell you the step by step to do it.

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