13 Adorable Gifts for the Pet Lovers on Your List
Cloning an animal is as easy as click, click, click! There's a company that makes life-size pet replicas, golf club headcovers and custom slippers for people who just can't get enough of their furry BFF.
Buy It! Plush Cuddle Clones, $179 to $249; cuddleclones.com
Featuring a dog breed for each zodiac sign, this screen and foil printed tea towel will make doing the dishes decidedly more interesting — a gift only a true friend can give.
Buy It! Zodiac Companion Tea Towel, $18; anthropologie.com
FOR YOUNG MINDS
Here's a way to teach the young ones in your life all about service dogs! Written by If You Give a Mouse a Cookie author Laura Numeroff, the children's book traces the steps of an adorable service dog-in-training named Max. A portion of the book's proceeds go to Canine Companions for Independence and 100 percent of the proceeds from the sale of Steiff's companion plush toy also go to the organization.
Buy it! Raising a Hero, $17.95; amazon.com.
COLOR ME BEAUTIFUL
It's a problem lots of cat lovers face: what to do while a cat is firmly resting in your lap. The Cat Coloring Book is the answer to that predicament, therefore every cat owner should have one.
Buy It! The Cat Coloring Book: Creative Calm for Cat Lovers, $12.99; amazon.com
SUCH A HOOT
A pretty perch is just what your animal-loving friend needs for his or her glasses. They'll be so touched you thought of their spectacles, smarty pants!
Buy It! Owl Eyeglasses Holder, $24; uncommongoods.com
The therapy produced by a dog's walk is second to none — okay, except a dog's cuddles and kisses. Here's a constant reminder to take your frustrations outside!
Buy It! Keep Calm and Walk the Dog Textual Art on Canvas, $31.17; wayfair.com
That friend who's a head case over their pug will be so pleased you thought of them from head to toe.
Buy It! Pug Life socks, $20; basicoutfitters.com
ONE FOR THE MANTEL
Go the extra mile by printing and mounting your friend's most beloved pet image on 3/4 inch bamboo plywood. It'll earn you a top spot on the "most valuable friends list."
Buy It! Bamboo Wall Art, $79.99; paperculture.com
DON'T CHEW ON THIS
The item that's always in your possession should stand out from the pack! The American Kennel Club's illustrated breed phone cases are made of Lexan, which promises more strength and durability than others. Slim or tough models — for extra strong teeth! — are also available.
Buy It! Dog Breed Phone Case, $27.99; shop.akc.org
Donate $55 to the World Wildlife Fund in a friend's name and they'll receive napkin rings fashioned from Forest Stewardship Council-certified wood, featuring six different species.
Buy It! Wooden Napkin Rings, $55; gifts.worldwildlife.org
BEST BOTTLES AROUND
It's the closest they'll ever get to drinking with a dog or cat. Bottled wine featuring a holiday image of a favorite furry friend on the front is what all devoted pet people need in their wine collection.
Buy It! Windsor Vineyards Wine, prices vary; windsorvineyards.com
CUTE CARRY ALL
It's literally the purr-fect gift for that chic cat person in your life who's a style goddess, but always covered in cat hair — because they totally need a place to stash a lint roller.
Buy It! Lovely and Lush Velvet Bag, $29.99; modcloth.com