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Puppy Valentine Craft For Kids [Free Template]

When Valentine’s Day rolls around, the stores will be loaded with tons of cute gift ideas. One thing we see every year is puppies!

That’s exactly why were created this puppy Valentine craft! It’s an easy Valentine craft for kids that comes with a printable template.

Your child can write a short message on it to so they can give it to someone special or leave it blank! Either way is sure to bring a smile!

We’re including a free printable template to make it easy to recreate with kids whether you’re at home or at school. Be sure to download it by entering your email in the form at the end of this post.

If you’re a visual person, make sure to watch our quick video tutorial to see exactly how we made this Valentine craft.

Dog Valentine Craft

puppy valentine craft image collage with the words puppy valentine craft in the middle

Supplies

Directions

Download the puppy template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.

hand holding puppy valentine craft template

Glue the nose and mouth piece at the bottom of the puppy’s head, so it hangs off the bottom slightly.

hands gluing mouth onto puppy valentine craft

Position the eye circles just above the nose and glue them in place. Next, glue the eyes in the middle of the eye circles.

hands gluing eye spots onto puppy valentine craft
hands gluing eyes onto puppy valentine craft

Use the marker to draw on the puppy’s eyebrow just above the eyes.

hands drawing eyebrows onto puppy valentine craft

Place the floppy ears on either side of the top of the head and glue it in place.

hands gluing ears onto puppy valentine craft

Line up the heart with the piece bitten out of it on the left side of the mouth and glue it down.

hands gluing heart onto puppy valentine craft

Finish up by writing a special message on the heart.

hands writing message on puppy valentine craft

This puppy craft is a playful Valentine anyone will love to get!

two puppy valentine crafts

Preschool Valentine Unit

If you’re looking for some more great Valentine’s Day activities to do with the kids, we’ve got more ideas for you!

Kids who love hands-on crafting will have a blast making more Valentine crafts. This panda Valentine craft is another inexpensive and simple activity. It’s easy to make at home or in the classroom.

hand holding puppy valentine craft

Teachers can help their students make this photo Valentine wreath craft so kids can give them to Mom and Dad! They’re a great way to use up candy and create a keepsake too!

Looking for a family activity to do? These Valentine bingo printables are perfect! Simply download, print, and start playing.

Grab some books from the library or buy some to add to your home to celebrate Valentine’s Day! These are some of the top rated books for kids.

Love From The Crayons If your kids love any of the Crayon books, they’ll want to read this Valentine version where the crayons explore the bright colors and subtle shades of love.

The Invisible String – This is a sweet story all children will want to hear. It’s about a mother who tells her two children that they’re all connected by an invisible string.

Little Blue Truck’s Valentine – Join Little Blue Truck as he delivers Valentine’s Day cards to all his farm animal friends. As he does, he wonders, will anyone give one to him?

puppy valentine craft

Have some open-ended exploratory play with this Valentine themed play dough set or this Valentine sensory bin.

Share With Us

Did you make this craft with your kids or students? We’d love to feature them on our social media!

For a chance to have your child’s craft featured, simply snap a picture of the completed project and post it to our Facebook page, email it to us directly by clicking here, or use #simpleeverydaymom on your social media!

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Puppy Valentine Craft For Kids

Prep Time: 8 minutes
Active Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 16 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

This puppy Valentine craft is a fun and easy Valentine's Day activity that's simple and cute!

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Pen
  • Brown marker
  • Puppy template

Instructions

  1. Download the puppy template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Glue the nose and mouth piece at the bottom of the puppy's head, so it hangs off at the bottom slightly.
  3. Position the eye circles just above the nose and glue them in place. Next, glue the eyes in the middle of the eye circles.
  4. Use the marker to draw on the puppy's eyebrow just above the eyes.
  5. Place the floppy ears on either side of the top of the head and glue it in place.
  6. Line up the heart with the piece bitten out of it on the left side of the mouth and glue it down.
  7. Finish up by writing a special message on the heart.
  8. This puppy craft is a playful Valentine anyone will love to get!

Free Puppy Craft Template

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Noemi

Friday 5th of February 2021

Love the Puppy Template

Sam T

Friday 5th of February 2021

If you're looking for the template, all you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of this post and it’ll be sent to you ?

Gis

Tuesday 2nd of February 2021

Lo quiero mucho. Me encanto

Sam T

Wednesday 3rd of February 2021

Thanks!!!

Debbie Salcido

Thursday 28th of January 2021

Thank you for providing the puppy dog and llama Valentine templates. I'm excited to make these with my grandsons, and also my students at school. They'll love them. : )

Sam T

Friday 29th of January 2021

So glad to hear that!

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