Pet Puzzles: Enrichment Toys for Pets and other Animals

Do you have a bored furry friend at home? Join us as we plan, build, and test challenging pet puzzle toys! This workshop will provide plenty of opportunities to be creative, experimental, and whimsical as we explore the engineering design process.


  • Scissors
  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Boxboard (cardboard that is not corrugated, such as cereal box cardboard)
  • String
  • Tape

Optional materials:

  • Markers or colored pencils
  • Cardboard tubes (from toilet paper or paper towel rolls)
  • Paper, including colored construction paper
  • Pet treats
  • Peanut butter