Rawwrrrr! Surprise your pets with a homemade cat or dog toy! With this clear and easy to follow crochet pattern you can make your very own dog bone, and personalize it with your own pet's name embroidered on it. :) Needed materials to make this item: - crochet hook, size G (6) / 4.0mm - yarn type: light worsted weight / DK - white yarn; 95yd/85m - optional: black yarn, for the embroidered letters; 11yd/10m - tapestry needle - fiberfill for stuffing Needed skills to make this item: - magic ring - chain stitches - slip stitches - single crochet - increasing and decreasing - basic embroidery skills Overall skill level: advanced beginner. Size of finished item: When made with the described yarn and hook size, the bone will become approx. 8"/20cm in length. The pattern is written in US crochet terminology and is available in English. The pattern description is written using abbreviations; there's an extensive list included to explain all abbreviations used. There are also a lot of detailed pictures included to guide you through the pattern. After you've completed your purchase, you can download the pattern in the language you require. Please note: This pattern is protected by copyright. It is not allowed to copy (parts of) the pattern, reuse it or parts of it in other patterns, resell it or spread it without written permission of The Flying Dutchman Crochet Design.