These instructions will show you how to make an easy origami puppy. If you’ve never folded anything before you should take a quick look at our Beginner’s Guide to learn all the basic techniques.

Puppy Step 1

Step 1) Fold and unfold the paper in half both ways.

Puppy Step 2

Step 2) Fold the 4 corners in towards the centre.

Puppy Step 3

Step 3) Unfold the left corner of paper.

Puppy Step 4

Step 4) Fold the paper in half horizontally.

Puppy Step 5

Step 5) Open up the top layer of paper along the dotted line.

Puppy Step 6

Step 6) Keep opening up the paper and Squash Fold it flat. Look at the next step to see how the final fold should look.

Puppy Step 7

Step 7) Fold the top layer of paper up along the dotted line.

Puppy Step 8

Step 8) Fold both sides of the head in to make ears along the dotted lines.

Puppy Step 9

Step 9) Fold the top layer of paper down along the dotted line.

Puppy Step 10

Step 10) Fold the paper inside the model along the dotted line and repeat behind.

Puppy Step 11

Step 11) Rotate the model so it’s standing upright.

The completed puppy, feel free do draw in a cute little face.

What did you think about this origami puppy? Let us know in the comments.

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