unique gifts for animal lovers

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Let’s face it, pet owners are obsessed with their four-legged friends. So when it comes to the holidays, you can bet that your animal-loving family and friends will love pet-focused gifts. But where do you start? Here are seven unique gifts for animal lovers of all ages.

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1. Animal Lovers Adore Petsies Custom Plushies of their Pet

There isn’t a more personal gift to give an animal lover than a custom plushie that looks just like their pet! Petsies are made of faux furs and airbrushed to match a pet’s unique markings. Your loved one won’t believe their eyes when they open up their Petsies this holiday season and see a lookalike of their pet! Petsies specializes in all types of animals and in all sizes including dogs, cats, birds, bunnies, horses and even pigs and monkeys! So no matter what animal your loved one is fond of, Petsies can bring a smile to their face this holiday season.
Purchase on MyPetsies.com, $199

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2. Stay Warm and Stylish with a Custom Sweater Hound Featuring Your Pet

Sweater Hound creates custom one-of-a-kind sweaters, hoodies, and blankets for adoring pet parents. They take a photo of your cat, dog, turtle, or really any pet and turn it into a stylish piece of clothing or blanket. Every part of the process is customized for you and your furry friend. Each picture is hand-drawn and sent to you for review before production. Then it’s either knitted or embroidered in the company’s New York or Los Angeles factories. With every sale, Sweater Hound also donates a toy to the San Francisco SPCA.
Purchase on sweaterhound.com, $98

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3. Help Animals Find Their Forever Home With the Save Them All Bar Necklace

Show everyone that you support pet adoptions with the Best Friends Animal Society’s Save Them All necklace. Elegant yet understated, this timeless piece is hand-stamped and carefully brushed for a beautiful finish. Best Friends Animal Society is a national animal welfare organization dedicated to ending the killing of shelter pets by 2025. One hundred percent of the proceeds from sales help to save the lives of homeless pets.
Purchase on shop.bestfriends.org, Starting at $45

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4.  Personalized Petsies Pillows of your Pet

Celebrate your loved one’s pet with a personalized pillow of it! Petsies Pillows are brand new for 2019. They’re super easy to make and are affordable custom gifts! Just upload your favorite photo of your pet and they print directly onto a custom-shaped pillow. The super soft and huggable pillows come in three different sizes. They’re great gifts for any pet owner, especially those hard-to-buy-for tweens and teens, college students who are away from their pets for the first time, or for anyone who wants to snuggle with their favorite animal 24/7.
Purchase on MyPetsies.com, Starting at $49

The Best Gifts to Give Your Pet

Don’t forget your pet this holiday season. They want to get in the action when it’s time to unwrap the gifts! From toys to clothes there are a lot of great gift options to give your four-legged friend for the holidays.

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5. Your Pet will be Warm and Fashionable in Gold Paw’s Onesie

Bundle up your pup this season with a onesie from Gold Paw Series. They’re made from the company’s signature buttery-soft fleece using recycled content fabrics and feature a 4-way stretch so they fit like a dream. They’re so comfy that pups will never want to take them off! They provide just the right amount of warmth on a cool walk or perfect for winter pajamas. They come in several colors and sizes to accomadate nearly every breed!
Purchase on goldpawseries.com, Starting at $55

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6. Have Fun with a Barkin Bag Toy

Fill your dog’s stocking with a stylish toy, guaranteed to bring holiday cheer to even the grumpiest humbug! The Barkin Bag toy from Kibble Pet is super posh and will keep your pooch entertained for hours. All Kibble Pet products are cruelty-free, hypoallergenic, and made in the USA. Best of all, Kibble Pet donates a portion of proceeds to various shelters and charities to provide underprivileged dogs the grooming care that they deserve.
Purchase on kibblepet.com, $16

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7. Stylish Rocco & Roxie Dog Tags

Keep your dog safe and stylish with these beautiful Rocco & Roxie dog tags. It’s like giving jewelry to your pet! They’re available in several sophisticated modern colors. The deep etch and stainless steel material makes it so the dog tag won’t fade over time.
Purchase on Amazon.com, $12.97

Please check availability and price before purchasing any of these gifts for animal lovers on your holiday shopping list. Need additional gift guide inspiration?

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My name is Melissa Headley, and I am a blogger for Petsies. I have a daughter and two fur babies. You'll find me with a cup of coffee in the morning, a glass of wine after 5 o'clock, and covered in dog hair always! I love sharing heartfelt stories and any tips to help make life easier. Follow me on IG @TheMelissaHeadley