Gifts for pets and pet owners
Take a look at Grumpy Cat and 24 other holiday gifts for pets and pet lovers to put on your Christmas and Hanukkah lists.
Collapsible Water Bowl(Credit: Found My Animal)
For when water isn't close by, humans need to be prepared to keep their dogs hydrated. The canvas Collapsible Water Bowl from Found My Animal, available in orange and black, has a clip for portability and is solid enough for liquids. ($36, foundmyanimal.com)
The cold-weather months can pose challenges for Fido's exercise regimen. Woofstick is designed to give your pooch a quick, intense workout indoors or out. The collapsible rod houses a 10-foot cord, which attaches (via Velcro) to the plush bone toy you wave and wag as your dog zigs and zags. Grab it and go thanks to the carrying case. The packet also includes a collapsible water bowl and training guide; $39.95, woofstick.com.
Grumpy Cat(Credit: qvc.com)
This Grumpy Cat plush toy comes with mood changing accessories; $20, qvc.com.
The Naga Bag(Credit: Rebecca Haacke)
The handmade Naga Bag is designed for transporting treats on the go and features a front pocket for human needs (phone, keys) and a nifty poop-bag dispenser. Available in a variety of colors and patterns, the outer layer is cotton, the inner is nylon, and it closes with a utility cord. Proceeds go to a service dog fund; $17, etsy.com/shop/RiverDogGear.
Pet Holiday Moose 6-Pack Dog Toy(Credit: petsmart.com)
Pet Holiday Moose Dog Toy value pack by Grreat Choice comes with a moose chew toy, three holiday themed balls, a rubber squeak bone and festive chew rope; $7.99, petsmart.com.
Holiday Naughty Dog Cookie(Credit: petco.com)
Holiday Naughty Dog Cookie covered in pet-friendly icing and sprinkles will be your dog's favorite new treat; $4.99, petco.com.
Gibi GPS tracker(Credit: Gibi)
The Gibi GPS tracker lets you follow in your pet's pawsteps. The water-resistant device attaches to your pooch's collar, and, once activated, you can monitor Spot's whereabouts via an app. Set up perimeters (and receive alerts if your pet wanders) and see where he is via Google maps; $129, available for preorder at walmart.com.
Waxed Cotton Vest(Credit: Found My Animal)
New from Williamsburgh-based Found My Animal is the Waxed Cotton Vest, complete with hood. The exterior is of waxed brown cotton canvas, while the lining is a cozy wool in a woodsy black and red plaid. In sizes from S to XL, it features a side pouch and brass snaps. (from $75, foundmyanimal.com)
Holiday Cozies Reindeer Dog Toy(Credit: petsmart.com)
This Holiday Cozies Reindeer Dog Toy by KONG has a squeaker inside and an extra layer of material so it'll last through the holidays. It's available in different sizes so every pup can play; $7.99-$10.99, petsmart.com.
Luv-A-Pet Holiday Blankets(Credit: petsmart.com)
Luv-A-Pet Holiday Blankets are available in a variety of colors and styles with different pet loving sayings across the front; $23.99, petsmart.com.
Big Head Cow Dog Toy(Credit: petco.com)
This Big Head Cow Dog Toy has an internal squeakier to keep your dog occupied. Its festive theme outfit makes it the perfect holiday gift; $8.79, petco.com.
Cat Lover's Daily Companion(Credit: petsmart.com)
Cat Lover's Daily Companion by Kristen Hampshire, Iris Bass, and Lori Paximadis is a journal full of a year's worth of tips, trivia and projects for cats and their owners; $15.99, petsmart.com.
Pet Holiday Cupcake Dog Toy(Credit: petsmart.com)
Your treat loving dog will love chewing on this Pet Holiday Cupcake Dog Toy by Grreat Choice; $1.99, petsmart.com.
Pet Links Remote-Controlled Mouse Toy(Credit: Jeremy Bales)
Your cat will love chasing this Pet Links Remote-Controlled Mouse Toy; $14.99, select Bed Bath & Beyond stores.
Reindeer Holiday Bed(Credit: petsmart.com)
This Reindeer Holiday Bed by Martha Stewart is plush, comfy and festive; $23.99, petsmart.com.
Holiday Coal Cat Toy Gift Pack(Credit: petco.com)
This Holiday Coal Cat Toy Gift Pack is perfect for naughty kittens. Toy pack comes with four "coal" balls; $4.84, petco.com.
Holiday Socks For Dogs(Credit: petco.com)
These Holiday Socks For Dogs are festive and comfy; $8.99, petco.com.
Bomber Jacket(Credit: petsmart.com)
This Bomber Jacket by Martha Stewart is perfect for outdoor winter trips; $19.99-$21.99, petsmart.com.
Treat Bowl(Credit: petco.com)
This Treat Bowl will hold all those goodies your pet will receive during the holidays; see store for price, petco.com.
Buffalo Check Dog Travel Set(Credit: cwonder.com)
The Buffalo Check Dog Travel Set comes with a pair of slippers and a sleep mask. Give this dachshund themed travel pack to a puppy loving traveler; $58.00, cwonder.com.
Step N Strobe Dog Shoes(Credit: petco.com)
Step N Strobe Dog Shoes by Kurgo are lightweight and durable and have L.E.D. side strips allowing your pup to roam freely and safely; see store for price, petco.com.
Favorite Child Dog Ball(Credit: Jeremy Bales)
Give your pet this Favorite Child Dog Ball so he knows he's your favorite; $3.50, Stony Brook Gift Shop, Stony Brook.
Help your dog maintain a mellow eating pace with Slo-Bowl Slow Feeders from Dog Games. Available in four designs and a variety of colors, the bowls require pooches to navigate crevices for their kibble, slowing them down and providing healthy mind play at the same time; $24.99, kyjen.com.
Dog and Cat Calendars(Credit: Bruce Gilbert)
Dog and Cat Calendars are the perfect gift for animal lovers; $14.95, Paper Source, Wheatley Plaza, Greenvale.
Puzzle Plush Gingerbread House(Credit: kyjen.com)
Satisfy your need for cute and your dog's need for mental stimulation with the Puzzle Plush Gingerbread House, which you fill and your pooch spends time figuring out how to pull apart; $16.99, kyjen.com.