8 Feel-Good Holiday Gifts for Pets That Give Back to Animals in Need
The holidays are around the corner! Surprise your favorite dog or cat — and help animals in need — with these toys, treats and accessories.
A Bowl That Says It All
"More Please!" This ceramic bowl from Grounds & Hounds Coffee Co. has a playful message at the bottom and is dishwasher safe.
Plus, 20% of all Grounds & Hounds Coffee Co. sales are donated to animal rescue organizations across the country.
Buy it! "More Please" Dog Bowl, $22.00; GroundsandHoundsCoffee.com
Pups and cats alike will love these plush squeaker toys from PetSmart. The line includes a llama, a dinosaur, a unicorn, a hedgehog and more whimsical animals. Ten percent of every sale benefits PetSmart Charities, a nonprofit that supports animal welfare initiatives.
Buy it! Chance & Friends Collection, $5.00; PetSmart.com
Cats Love Boxes
KitNip's monthly subscription box is the purrfect way to spoil a special kitty in your life; each box contains a mix of toys, treats, food and other cat products. Each month, KitNip also donates a portion of its proceeds and products to shelters and rescues.
Buy it! KitNip Box, $29.99; Kitnipbox.com
You've Got My Heart On A String
This cuddly, cotton toy will look great in your pet's toy basket (or in their mouth!) and helps an important cause, too. Found My Animal donates a portion of their profits to shelters and rescues; they've supported more than 70 animal rescue organizations to date!
Buy it! Heart Toy, $15.00; Foundmyanimal.com
Lead The Way
Wilderdog's durable, reflective leashes are made of rock climbing rope and have a convenient carabiner — and during December, Wilderdog will donate a pound of kibble for every order placed on wilderdog.com to Labs and More, a rescue organization in San Diego.
Buy it! Reflective Leash, $34.00; Wilderdog.com
Treat Me Well
Owners have raved about these treats, which are popular with fussy kitties and help to give felines healthier, shinier fur. I and love and you picks a new rescue to support each month; in December, they're donating meals to the Humane Society of Louisiana.
Buy it! Hair Meow't Hearties, $5.00; Iandloveandyou.com