Brighten up a hexagon-shaped dark wood end table with a fresh coat of paint and spruce up the inside to suggest a cute country doggie cottage, complete with a "Home Sweet Home" sign. Fabric panels in a feminine print are Mod-Podged to the inside "walls" a
My son and I built a dog house with 2 pallets, and plywood. All materials donated. Then someone on Craigslist donated roof tiles and vinyl flooring. A friend was able to cover 2 walls and the roof. Still have to lay the flooring.
Turn a second-hand dresser into a pet bed and treat station with a few coats of paint and some Milk-Bone jars. A side table turned upside down or an oversize drawer with a large floor pillow will also double as a shabby chic dog bed when painted.