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Pet Knitting Patterns

by | Feb 7, 2018 | Featured

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These patterns are not my designs but links to other designers who have generously shared their patterns. If you have questions about how to knit a specific pattern, please contact the designer directly.

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Free Knitting Patterns

Free Knitting Pattern for Cat Tunnel

Cat Tunnel

Long slouchy tunnel knit in the round with plastic tubing inserted to keep the mouth open. Size is easily customizable. Quick knit in super bulky yarn. The designer Clarice Asquith says the pattern is suitable for beginners who can knit in the round. Pictured projects by ShyFox777 and geepgal

Free Knitting Pattern for Biscuits & Bones Dog Coat

Biscuits & Bones Dog Coat

Cable turtleneck dog sweater features a variation of the hugs and kisses cable pattern to look like doggy treats.  Sizes XS-XL (chest 10-30″/25.5-76 cm). Designed by Patons

Free Knitting Pattern for Pet Bed

Pet Bed

Raii’s Bed features a depressed center with a squishy pillow and big, sturdy, stuffed sides that the dog can rest its head on.. Designed by Jacqueline Cieslak

Free Knitting Pattern for Small Puppy Sweater

Small Puppy Sweater

This tiny dog sweater is an easy project to knit, taking about an hour in chunky yarn.  Designed by Louise Bollanos

Free knitting pattern for Harness-friendly dog sweater

Harness-friendly dog sweater

This sweater is designed to look sleek with or without a harness. There is a hole hidden by the cowl for a harness. Sizes: To fit dogs with a girth of 15” (18” 22”, 26”, 30”). Designed by Jacqueline Cieslak of The Stitch Between

Free Knitting Pattern for TARDIS Dog Sweater

TARDIS Dog Sweater

These Doctor Who inspired dog costume is designed for small dogs but comes with instructions for adapting to other sizes. Designed by Cináed Langley

Free Knitting Pattern for Rainbow Dog Sweater

Rainbow Dog Sweater

Striped sweater in 4 sizes to fit your pooch: Chest measurement 14 (18, 22, 26)”.

Free Knitting Pattern for Pirate Dog Coat

Pirate Dog Coat

I-Matey Dog Coat features a skull and crossbones intarsia motif.  Sizes Extra Small, Small, Medium, Large Designed by Bernat Design Studio. Pictured project by naharbeit

Patterns for Purchase

Knitting Pattern for SUNDAY PICNIC Gingham Check Dog Sweater

 SUNDAY PICNIC Gingham Check Dog Sweater

Checked plaid sweater knit in two colors of sport weight yarn.  4 sizes, with finished chest measurements of 9.5-10, 12-13, 15-16 or 19-20″. Designed by mysavannahcottage

Knitting Pattern for Unicorn Dog Hood

Unicorn Dog Hood

Unicorn costume designed to fit miniature dachshunds but I imagine you could adapt to other breeds.

Knitting Pattern for Dog Backpack

Dog Backpack

Give your pup its own backpack to carry essentials like bags or toys. Designed by TheMailoDesign

Knitting Pattern for TARDIS Pet Hut


Doctor Who inspired police box for your furry companion or K-9. Finished size is 16″x 16″x 16″. Designed by KirBearCreations

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Knitting patterns inspired by dogs, toys, hats, and more. Most are free patterns

Terry Matz

meTerry is a knitting late-bloomer, learning to knit as an adult from Internet tutorials, because she wanted a craft that was useful, fun, and portable. Knitting hats for cancer patients inspired her to design her own patterns—available for free at her blog, Terry met her husband Ken at a science fiction convention and moved to the Kansas City area to be with him more than 30 years ago. Terry supports her yarn stash by creating websites and other digital media. Terry firmly believes in Knitting in Public—it's a great conversation starter!


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