Let's look at some great gift ideas for the pet and pet owner in your life.
1. Heated Cat Bed
. This bed is sure to be a favorite! This safe and heated kitty bed is made of washable faux suede or washable faux lambskin. Equipped with removable heater, the surface of the bed will remain 12° to 15° above ambient air temperature and warm to 102° when in use.
2. Humunga Tongue
. A catch-type toy for dogs that consists of a ball with a long tongue. When the dog picks up the ball part of the toy, a long tongue produces from the dog's mouth creating the funniest pet face you have ever seen! Great to toss and tons of fun. When I demoed this product, it actually created a fender bender as someone could not take their eyes off my dog!
3. Hanukkah Toys
. How about a pig that reads "Traye" or a camel toy that reads "Schlep". Very creative toys for kosher pets are available for dogs and cats. Prices vary from $3.00 and up.
4. Good Quality Nail Clippers
. The Bamboo company makes a guillotine-style nail clipper that acts as a 3-in-1 grooming tool. The clipper has heavy-duty stainless steel blades that cut through a dog's nails effortlessly with a styptic powder and file that stores in the clipper handle. Cushioned, non-slip handle provides comfortable, secure grip.
5. The Good Food Cookbook for Dogs
by Donna Twichell Roberts. Dog owners will be able to enhance their pets' diets with the help of this new book that includes helpful nutritional information alongside dozens easy-to-prepare meals for the dog. The cookbook includes a collection of stews, casseroles, gravies, treats and even ethnic meals that they can cook right in their own kitchen at little cost and even less hassle. To make sure the pooch is eating right, Roberts includes a list from the Association of American Feed Control Officials of what a dog's food should contain to maintain health and longevity. She also includes a chart that will teach the reader how much food to feed a dog based on its weight and touches on common food allergies inherent in canines. The back of the book contains a comprehensive listing of special diets for dogs with special needs like heart or kidney disease.
6. LitterMaid "Litter Center"
. Littermaid recently introduced a very nice organized litterbox system that you to organize your litter, litterbox, scoop and bags. You simply pour your litter into the holder and intermittently fill the pan. Additional is available for the scoop and bags. The pan lifts out for easy cleaning.
7. Cat Dreams and Dog Dreams
. A music CD designed to help pet lovers to connect with their companions. The music is beautiful, toughing and spiritual designed to provoke love, peace and serenity.
8. Cosmic Cat Catnip
. My cat loves all toys but has a special love for Cosmic Cat catnip. Their Cosmic Catnip Marinated Cat Toys are small toy mice in either cotton or fur shapes marinated in potent catnip pellets. They provide hours of play. When you cat is done, place them back in the sealed container for "re-marinating". This is a great stocking stuffer for months of fun! Available for 3.00 to 4.00 from your local pet store.
9. Deluxe Pet Stroller
. You are sure to draw attention in the ultimate of pet strollers. The high-quality pet stroller is a durable stroller in green, blue or a very chic pink that is meant to show your pet off in style. There are several styles that range from the basic style, the "Fifth Avenue Pet Stroller" which are made for pets up to 25 pounds and the "Fifth Avenue Pet Stroller SUV
" which is made for pets up to 50 pounds.
10. Garden Memorials
. Remember a beloved pet with a special pet memorial. These memorials are beautifully sculpted weather proof resin designed for outdoor use. Breeds include: Beagle, Boxer, Doberman, Dachshund
, German shepherd
, golden Retriever
, Greyhound, Labrador retriever, Poodle
and Schnauzer. General pet and cat versions also available.