Dog Sweater Crochet Pattern

Keep your best friend warm when the cold winds blow in this cute crocheted dog sweater. The intermediate crocheter can make an entire wardrobe in less time than a wag of a tail. 

Eleanor Miles-Bradley
  • Intermediate
  • Crochet
  • Accessories

RED HEART® “Super Saver®”: 1 Skein each No. 316 Soft White CA and No. 995 Ocean CB.

Crochet Hook: 5.5mm [US I-9].
Yarn needle.

Directions are for size Small; changes for sizes Medium and Large are in parentheses.

GAUGE: 12 sts = 4”; 16 rows = 4” in pat. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.

Required Redheart Products


Sharon Hieter's picture

Beginning chain

I don't see anywhere that indicates the number of chains for the beginning row. Can someone help me with that please? It's a very cute pattern!

Ann Blalock's picture

This pattern starts with the

This pattern starts with the neckband, so you work it first, then work the body by working along the long side of the neckband. You won't use the pattern stitch given at the beginning of the pattern until you start the body part.

TrixieRed24's picture

Easy and Cute!

Simple pattern that works up adorably! I have a small dog (Chin/Schipperke mix), and this doesn't use much yarn at all. I plan on making several for her from my stash yarn. The sizing was perfect for her, too!

beekeeper40's picture

Dog Sweater

I love this easy pattern. I have made loads of these for dog rescues and shelters. Thanks for making this pattern free.