CraftsHow To Build a Tin Can Dog

How To Build a Tin Can Dog

This tutorial of how to build a tin can dog is a a creative way to upcycle recyclable materials into a playful garden sculptures. Don’t forget to use a smooth edge can opener to prevent any injuries from sharp metal edges.  Gather tin cans in a variety of sizes and shapes, interesting sockets and springs to add to your garden decorations.

If you do not thoroughly spray all of your building part elements with a clear spray paint , they will rust if exposed to weather conditions.

This tin can dog can also accompany a Tin Can Man … (Click here for Tutorial)

How To Build a Tin Can Dog Pull Toy
How To Build a Tin Can Dog Pull Toy

I would add personal touches like a pet address tag for tin can dog and a a plastic red heart for the tin can man. It’s those unexpected touches that will make your project unique.

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Melissa Francis
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Greetings! I'm Melissa Francis, the founder and primary contributor to The Homestead Survival. With over 20 years of experience in homesteading, sustainability, and emergency preparedness, I've dedicated my life to helping others achieve a simpler, more self-reliant lifestyle.

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