Simple Dog Sweater with Tutorial

Thousands of crocheters are asking for pet sweaters. Truth is, you could use this same sweater for a cat but good luck getting your cat into it.

I know our cats would rip our eyes out if we tried. I would have liked to get our cats posing in my sweater but I think my life isn’t worth it.

Most of the requests come in telling me people are just looking for a basic design to understand how to create the coat as well as get the sizing right.

How To Crochet Dog Sweater

In the fairness of creativity, I didn’t design this dog coat. Eleanor Miles-Bradley designed this dog coat for Red Heart Yarns. In keeping with requests,

I decided to keep all stitches as single crochet to keep my tutorial basic to help newbie crocheters.

I haven’t changed any stitch counts or sizing. I have also not changed any colours within my tutorial. You can change the colours if you prefer.