Do you have a pup that you're worried will catch a chill on the next cold day we have? Not all dogs have a thick, furry coats and can easily get cold in the chilly winter months.
If you're a knitter, then we've got some great knitting patterns to keep your pooch toasty warm. And we can't forget about our feline friends too – they also deserve a snazzy new outfit.
These free knitting patterns for pet sweaters range from easy to intermediate so there's a pattern to fit everyone's skill levels. You're sure to find a perfect pet sweater project for your favorite fur friends in our list of 14 knit pet sweater patterns.
Buster Dog Coat
This classy dog sweater coat will keep your best friend warm during the cold winter months.
Via Love Knitting
Perfect Fit Dog & Cat Sweater
This very simple knit dog sweater design is worked top-down, seamless, in the round. Stitches are then picked up from the bottom border and sleeves. Easy to customize too!
Classic Dog Sweater
This classic style knit dog sweater will keep your four-legged friend warm for walks in colder weather. Ribbing at the neck and legs ensures a cozy fit.
Hunter's Urban Dog Sweater
Want to make a fashionable sweater for your four-legged friend? Look no further than the Hunter's Urban Dog Sweater Kit! Featuring fun ribbing and a shortened underside to avoid “hairy” situations, it has the best of both style and functionality.
Via Lion Brand
Sparky's Favorite Knit Sweater
When man's best friend starts shivering in the cold, it's man's job to make him Sparky's Favorite Knit Sweater. This basic sweater knitting pattern is available in sizes small to extra-large, making it perfect for a pooch of any size.
Knit Turtleneck Sweater for Cats
We don’t want to forget our feline friends too. This sweet knitting pattern is a custom fitted long sleeve turtleneck cat sweater, perfect for chilly days.
Via Christine Knits
Puppy Pullover Pattern
This adorable dog sweater is a fun fast knit done in one piece in the round. Simple increasing and decreasing make it a flattering fit for your pooch.
Via Kitterly (Discontinued. This digital pattern is no longer available online.)
Clifford Dog Knit Sweater
Featuring a stylish basketweave knitting pattern, this cozy Clifford dog knit sweater will suit any classy canine.
Via Lion Brand
No Bones About It Dog Coat
Designed to keep your pooch warm without weighing him or her down, this hardy knit dog jacket will draw compliments from everyone who lays eyes on it. You'll have fun knitting it up too.
Looking for an alternative to a dog coat? Give this free dog sweater knitting pattern a go, for a perfectly turned-out pooch.
Cabled Dog Sweater
Knit this stylish dog sweater in any of five sizes and protect your best friend from the cold.
Knit Kitty Hoodie
Keep your sweet kitty warm and dry in this adorable knit cat hoodie. It doesn’t get much cuter than this!
Warm Banjo Knit Vest
This is the perfect knit accessory to help keep snow and rain off your pup.
Via Drops Design
Cabled Dog Cardigan Pattern
Dress up your canine companion for a special occasion in this classy cabled dog sweater.
Via Lion Brand
With all these amazing pet sweater knitting patterns, you'll be sure to have the best-dressed pet on the block.