We all have that friend or family member who sends us funny or cute cat or dog videos of their furry friend. So, when the time comes to gift your favorite pet parents, you know just what to get: something for their precious furry companions. But beyond custom dog stockings, what are some of the adorable gifts for pet parents?
Thankfully, there are many gift ideas for pet lovers, and we’ve sifted through them and come up with the best. From customized gifts for your animal to quick-ship presents from online stores, these gifts are perfect for any pet parent.
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1. Cat Tail Teaser
Teaser toys are a cat’s best friend; therefore, if you own a hyperactive cat, you should get one. This toy features a sturdy nylon string and two rattle-and-squeak attachments for an exciting playtime.
2. Smart Pet Cameras
Pet owners with busy schedules can keep tabs on their furry pals using smart pet cameras, some of which may have treat dispensers. Choose a broad 1080p HD lens that zooms up to 8 times for clear video streaming and night vision. Some pet cam models integrate speakers with dual audio for fast and regular positive affirmations, especially for dogs.
3. Personalized Paw Print Ring
You can engrave your friend’s pet’s actual paw on a ring or pendant and gift them. Such stunning presents are also suitable as personalized Christmas ornaments and are not easily forgotten.
4. Pet Anxiety Vests
Anxiety vests might reduce some of the additional stress your pet may get from loud sounds, doctor appointments or just daily living. When life gets a bit too much for your pet and they seem nervous, weighted, cozy vest swaddles and gently massages them to keep them calm and relaxed. A wide range of fits and designs are available for dogs and cats.
5. Crate Training Toy for Dog Owners
This toy is the perfect present for new dog owners who are crate training their pet. The innovative toy fastens to the side of the crate and encourages licking while reducing anxiety (particularly when coated with peanut butter).
6. Custom Pet Clothing Merchandise
Few presents will make dog parents happier than having a picture of their furry family member on a hoodie. With this lovely merchandise, they can at least pretend that their dog is with them on all their trips and events, even if they can’t actually carry their pet everywhere.
7. Automatic Cat Litter Box
The automated litter box eliminates waste on its own and only requires occasional emptying. We all know how horrible cat pee can smell, so it features outstanding odor control and is well-protected against unwelcome leaks. When it’s full, simply remove the tray, empty it and replace it.
8. Fur Grooming Glove
Most pet parents are aware of the difficulties associated with shedding. With a two-in-one pet glove, you can use one side to comb your dog’s fur and get rid of loose cat or dog hairs and the other to remove already-sheared hair from seats and tables. Because it is so mild, your pet will enjoy using it more than most pet cleaning equipment.
9. Dog Fence Peek Window Gift
Although the appearance of this gift — which gives the impression that your dog is looking out of a ship’s porthole — might seem ludicrous, dog owners will find it useful. You can alleviate a dog’s interest with a fence window, stopping them from barking at the fence.
10. Pet Seat Cover for Mobile Pets
Get unique gift baskets and add a pet seat cover for the pet’s comfort in the car. The cover will also protect your car’s upholstery. With the cover, you can protect your seats from dings and stubborn pet hair. It will keep your rear seat clean, and it doubles as a cozy hammock for your pet passenger to relax in as you drive. Additionally, it is waterproof (for mishaps) and usually includes built-in pockets.
11. Dog Boots for the All-Terrain Pets
Maybe your friend loves to take their dog on hikes, but if you’re bringing them out into the open, you need to ensure the safety and comfort of their paws. Get dog boots to ensure puppy paws are well-protected against dangerous debris and give a much-needed grip on all terrain.
12. Automatic Cat and Dog Feeder
Coming late from work is perhaps annoying, but feeling guilty about skipping your pet’s mealtime could be worse. You won’t ever forget mealtime again with an automatic feeder; simply turn it on remotely and let it offer up your pet’s food when it’s time. Additionally, you can plan ahead for feeding times and adjust quantities as necessary.
13. DNA Test Kit
Dog owners are naturally interested in the DNA of their dogs. A DNA test can distinguish between 350 distinct breeds and may be used to determine a dog’s great-grandparents. This is a wonderful present for any dog owner, but it is especially helpful for those with a rescue dog or a dog whose origins are unknown.
Are you pet-obsessed or know someone who is? Get something on this list of adorable gifts for pet parents to make their day!