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DIY Pallet Furniture For Your Dog

By Katie

Updated: July 19th, 2019

Everyone loves a comfy sleep at night and we bet so does your pet dog. Instead of your beloved pooch "DIY Pallet Furniture For Your Dog"

Everyone loves a comfy sleep at night and we bet so does your pet dog. Instead of your beloved pooch sleeping on an old blanket or even the sofa, you could put together a customised dog bed using pallets.

It’s a lot easier than it sounds to DIY pallet furniture for your dog, just take a look in your garden shed for some paint and pick up a pallet from a hardware shop or purchase online.

Not sure where to start and need a little bit of inspiration? We’ve put together all types of pallet furniture ideas from dog beds to dog bowls.

Dog bed

With a little bit of inspiration you can make a DIY dog bed look great, plus your dog is guaranteed to enjoy sweet chew-toy dreams in its new digs.

Source: Shanty2Chic

If your dog is your pride and joy, maybe a little something like this below is something you’d like to make.

Source: 99Pallets

But what if you have more than one dog….

Bunk Beds

Yes if you have more than one dog it’s possible to make bunk beds, they will just have to work out who gets top bunk.

Source: Pinterest

Dog Bowls

Most people have a designated area where they feed the dogs, so why not get some bright bowls or use your handyman skills to put together this food/water holder.

Source: Etsy

Dog Kennel

You can still use pallets to create a bit of shelter for bigger outside-only dogs. For a classic look, the triangle dog kennel will only require a few pallets and a coat of weather-safe lacquer.

dog kennel pallet
Source: Pinterst

Modern/Minimalistic Kennel

For dogs in apartments saving space can be an issue, that’s why this compact dog station is ideal. It has a place to store toys, sleep and eat – plus it looks awesome for any designer abode.

Source: Flickr

Puppy Potty

Another apartment essential is a place for them to do their ‘business’ whilst you’re at work during the day. For young pups, you could train them to use something like this fake grass pallet potty. This way they’ll learn not to go inside.

Source: The Adventures of Kym and Dustin

Dog Sofa

Does your dog try to dig a whole on the couch or make it smell like wet dog? Both a common issues, but you can fix this by making them their own dog sofa like below.

dog sofa
Source: Comfort Spring Station

If you’re more of a cat person, we’ve looks at IKEA furniture hacks for cats too.



I've loved interior design for as long as I can remember and I'm currently about to renovate my first home. So as well as being the Content Lead at Airtasker, I'm also on the lookout for the latest design trends, backyard ideas and anything to do around the home. I'm also trying to use low-tox cleaning methods and work towards being more plastic-free!

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  1. Looks cool! A few ideas will work for cats too 😉 xx