Make Custom Dog Name Puzzles for Your Pet Theme


Use these fun printable wiener dog name puzzles for name recognition and name-building activities with your preschoolers. They will have a blast!

These dachshund name puzzles from my store are a fun way to help your kids learn to spell their names, learn to recognize their names and learn letters.  They will crack up when they put together these wiener dog puzzles….what a blast!

Two Versions of the Printable Name Puzzles

There are two versions of the cute printable name puzzles included with the resource.  The first has solid black letters and looks amazing when printed on brightly colored paper.

Dog name puzzle:  Two versions.

The second version has outlined letters that can be colored by your kids.

You can color this dog name puzzle.

Easy to Customize

Make name activities for your preschool class in no time!

Just like the crayon name puzzles, the dog version is easy to customize for each child in your class.  All you have to do is fill out the class list form at the beginning of the document.  The letters and names are then automatically added to the printable puzzles.

You can easily customize this dog name puzzle for your classroom.

There is no need to install any special fonts, but the newest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader (a free download) is required for the editable document to work properly.

Printing Your Puzzles

When your class list form is complete, you can scroll to the print planner page. This page lets you easily see which pages you need to print.

Print your dog name puzzle cut outs for your classroom.

Each name puzzle will print on two pieces of paper.  You can laminate them for durability.

Use colored paper for your dog  name puzzles.

As you cut out your puzzles, you may find some blank puzzle pieces.  Just throw them in your scrap paper box or recycling bin and put the remaining pieces together.

Laminate your puzzle pieces so they'll last longer for your dog name puzzle.

Use Printable Labels for Storage

The set also includes printable name labels.  Attach the labels to envelopes of plastic bags and then store puzzle pieces inside.

Use the printable labels for storage of your dog name puzzles.

Additional Ideas

Here are a few additional ideas for using this resource.

  • Cutting Practice – Kids can cut out their own puzzles
  • Cut and Glue – Glue the puzzle pieces onto long pieces of paper or sentence strips.
  • Sight Words or Spelling Words – Instead of customizing the puzzles with names…use words.
  • Bulletin Boards or Hallway Decor

Purchase Dachshund Name Puzzles Today

To start making a set of cute wiener dog name puzzles for your class today, pick up the resource in my store.