The holiday season is fast approaching, and it’s time to start looking for gifts for everyone special in your life. Who is more special than your furry best friend?! Needless to say, the holidays are a great reason to spoil your pup.
We know that you don’t want to give your dog something you can find anywhere. You want to treat them to something really, really special. So here’s the big question; Where can you find dog friendly gifts outside of the usual pet stores?
Good news! There are some amazing and totally unique shops that you can shop from… all from the comfort of your own couch! We’ve put together this Dog Friendly Holiday Gift Guide to give you ideas for some special holiday goodies your dog will love!
Dog Friendly Holiday Gift Guide
If you like to indulge your dog with natural products that promote their wellbeing on the inside and the outside, you’ve gotta check out Petals and Tails. The products aren’t just natural, they are also infused with hemp oil. Hemp oil contains CBD which has been shown to soothe sensitive skin, ease anxiety, treat inflammation, and relieve a wide number of ailments. Petals and Tails has shampoos, treats, and soothing balms, all safely formulated with your pet in mind.
Shop owner Linoy Ben has extensive experience in the pet industry. Petals and Tails was started as a labor of love after the loss of her sweet chihuahua Chispita. Linoy started her line of products to provide quality products to other owners who favor natural remedies. Stop by their website, and check out the amazing range of treats and grooming products.
Provide your dog with a luxurious bath time experience with these adorable bath bombs for dogs. Fido Fizzies is the industry leader in bath bombs for dogs and for good reason! They use organic, botanical ingredients in combination with therapeutic-grade essential oils. Their bath bombs don’t just smell good; they help improve your dog’s skin and coat while providing a relaxing aromatherapy experience. In addition to dog bath bombs, they carry paw soaks, bath towels, and a starter kit that includes everything you need to give your dog a spa experience at home.
Jeni founded Fido Fizzies after experiencing difficulty treating her Yorkie Gizmo’s skin problems. With the help and support of her husband, Steven, Fido Fizzies continues to innovate new spa-quality bath products just for dogs.
For minimal ingredients and natural wellness products, look no further than Homescape Pets. In addition to their line of quality CBD oil products, they also carry a huge variety of all natural chews. They have options for dogs of all sizes, and their smaller chews are even a great option for cats! Their chews are made of real meat products and are carefully and slowly air-dried without using any chemical preservatives.
Nana and Marcus are devoted to helping other dog lovers find alternate treatments to harsh pharmaceuticals. After tragically losing their Schnauzer, Beau, to cancer, they wanted to help other dog owners going through the same thing. Their focus is on giving dogs a better quality of life through natural products. Pick up some of their all natural chews as a tasty gift, or help your dog stay calm through the holidays with one of their herbal supplements.
If your dog needs a stylish raincoat or a spiffy new collar, pop onto the Lucy & Co website. You can find themed harness and leash sets and adorable outerwear for your favorite pooch. In addition to gifts for your dog, you can get yourself a little trinket for everything you do. They have a section for pet parents too!
Started by the couple behind the Dogs Of Instagram, Ashley Paguyo and Ahmed Al Shourbagy, Lucy & Co is targeted at the devoted pet parent. With the supervision of their Bugg (Boston Terrier and Pug) Lucy, Ashley and Ahmed are helping promote a dog friendly lifestyle through their pup apparel shop.
The person who gives the treats is always the dog’s favorite. Gift your dog with some tasty all-natural treats. Scout and Zoe’s has chews, protein treats, bakery treats, and food toppers. All are made with ingredients sourced in the U.S and packed with so many beneficial nutrients. Scout and Zoe’s products come in a wide variety of ingredients, so if you have a dog with food allergies or sensitivities, you can find something special just for him.
Cindy Dunstin Quirk knows the challenges of finding wholesome treats for a dog with allergies. She made it her mission to provide safe, nutritious treats for all dogs. If your dog is allergic to chicken, try the Carp Viddles, or get your dog some fiber with sweet potato or carrot treats.
Include your favorite canine in the holiday festivities with his very own, custom-made dessert. Order your dog a custom cake from Okra and Molly. These doggy delicacies can be ordered in flavors like fudgy carob apple or peanut butter pumpkin. Select your dog’s cake from their standard designs, or feel free to email them with your special request.
Okra and Molly is based in Nashville, Tennessee. They take pride in making every cake by hand. While they mostly provide birthday cakes, they will gladly bake your dog a cake for any occasion. Best of all? They ship anywhere in the United States.
Of course, you can pick your fur baby up a little present right here in our shop! Make your pup look extra dapper with one of our bandanas! Don’t forget to treat yourself while you’re here. Enjoy lounging with your dog in style in this adorable cropped sweatshirt!
At Dog Friendly Living, we understand the struggle of being a pet parent. As part of your dog friendly lifestyle, we want you to know that it’s okay to indulge your pets… and yourself too! We hope you’ll give one of these small businesses a try, and treat your pet this holiday season.