Dog Toy

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Hey Fido! Get ready for hours of chewing, fetching, and tugging fun playing with this tennis ball toy.

Materials

  • Tennis balls, two
  • Cotton twine, one ball

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler

Directions

STEP 1

Cut thirty-nine 40” twine lengths. Place lengths together with ends even. Tightly knot 4” from one end.

STEP 2

Place ball under knot and spread twine lengths over ball. Tightly knot twine lengths together under ball. Separate twine lengths under ball into three equal sections and tightly braid for 3”. Tightly knot twine together at bottom of braid.

STEP 3

Place remaining ball under knot and spread twine lengths over ball. Tightly knot twine lengths together under ball. Trim loose strands on both ends of balls, 3” from knots.

by Mary Ayres

6 thoughts on “Dog Toy

  1. This is very cute but you need to make sure that the dog does not swallow any twine. It can get tangled in their intestines and cause major problems.

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