The holiday season is just around the corner. While you're shopping for all your friends and family, don't forget your furry family members! Whether they have been naughty or nice, they deserve something special, too. After all, a dog's love is unconditional, and not just during this wonderful time of the year.
Finding a gift that your dog will enjoy and love isn’t too difficult (since dogs aren’t too hard to please anyway), but the endless list of holiday gift options can be overwhelming. Not sure how to indulge your beloved pups? Here's a list of holiday gift suggestions for your pets to guide you on what to get them and show you care.
Best Holiday Gift Suggestions for Different Types of Dogs
- For the Chewrassic Canines
For dogs who love to chew on anything and everything, give them the gift of dental toys and treats that help keep their chompers healthy, and off your furniture.
GoDog Chewguard Toys feature the Chew Guard lining that was specially engineered to withstand tough play. All seams are double-stitched and reinforced for added durability, making them last longer than standard soft plush toys.
For added excitement, Kong Squeezz Action Balls make games of fetch way more fun. Dogs love chasing after the wild bounce and these vibrant, multi-textured, grippy balls are perfect. Your furbabies would enjoy chewing and chomping with each squeeze and would take delight in the squeakers that are safely embedded within the toy.
With a good balance of resistance and chewiness, Mammoth Tirebiters are specially formulated from natural rubber with two-ply nylon. These are great for interactive playing, tossing, and tugging and are perfect for aggressive chewers.
Let your dog chew away plaque with 100% natural treats that support your pet's oral hygiene. Plaque Off Dental Treats are bite-sized so they're easy to chew and are ideal for healthy snacking. The natural ingredients come out through the saliva and work to breakdown buildup on the teeth and gums, along with the natural texture of the treat, helping to keep his breath fresh and mouth clean.
- For the Brainy Barker
A busy mind makes a happy pet. For the doggos too smart for their own good, give them the gift of interactive puzzle toys to exercise their minds, eliminate boredom, and let the games begin.
Nina Ottosson Interactive Toys designed to stimulate a dog’s brain whilst reinforcing his relationship with the family. These toys help exercise your dog’s mind and body, help prevent and reduce behavior problems, prevent boredom, and also strengthen the bond with your furbaby.
The Kong Replay Treat Dispenser is completely paw powered, and the irresistible return motion engages the savviest of pups, inviting them to push again, fueling more rollback fun. The unique, self-returning toy has two treat-dispensing ports that double the deliciousness as dog's engage and play with the toy that actually plays back.
Plato Thinkers Treats are dog treats made with only the best all-natural and organic ingredients that will support your pets' nutritional needs, without any artificial preservatives, meat by-products or meals. These tasty treats contain DHA to help support proper brain function. They're hypoallergenic, which means they're great for dogs with food allergies, skin issues or other food sensitivities.
- For the Hyperactive Dogs
For the dogs that have no shortage of energy, gift them with toys that mentally and physically stimulate a hyper pup, and help curb the craziness of your high energy dogs.
Natural Balance Belly Bites Treats have a meaty taste and a chewy texture that dogs crave. It's made with premium ingredients and are baked with flavor and nutrition. Great for all breeds and life stages from puppies to adults, these tasty grain-free dog treats satisfy the belly with goodness and love!
Crump’s Mini Trainers will make your dog bark with joy. These all-natural bite-sized treats are big on flavor but small on calories, ideal for daily training and rewarding.
Made with natural, high-bounce rubber, Chuck It Ultra and Fetch Balls encourage dogs to leap to new heights. If your furbaby loves to have playtime at the pool, these lightweight balls feature a buoyant design for splashing fun.
As the name implies, Bixbi Pocket Trainers are small in size but are packed the good flavor that dogs love. These healthy treats serve as great tail-wagging incentives, occasional rewards, a training aid, or simply for guilt-free treating.
If your dog is terrified of loud firecrackers, stressed or anxious because of all the noise and tension this holiday season, Naturvet Quiet Moments Aid can help calm him down to a manageable state. It's also recommended for dogs when traveling by car, plane or boat.
Treat and train on the go with help from the Outward Hound Treat n’ Training Tote. This training pouch easily attaches to your belt or pocket to help you transport your treats with ease. The reflective piping and striping on this dog treat tote improves visibility when you’re outdoors at night.
The Kong Extreme Flyer can be used as a fetch stick that's both safe and reliable. It’s flexible enough to be folded for easy portability, so you can carry it during travels, but rigid enough to fly. Best of all, it’s made of ultra-durable extreme rubber to stand up to the rigorous demands of even the most enthusiastic and active dogs.
- For the Smelly Dog
For the doggos you love to hug but hate to smell, gift them will gentle, all-natural and chemical-free shampoos and sprays that will keep them smelling furbaby fresh.
Aroma Paws Shampoos and Sprays are made from natural ingredients, essential oils and botanical extracts. These are recommended for dogs with sensitive skin and long coats.
Burt’s Bees Shampoo and Sprays cleanse, nourish, and boost shine. The shampoo has a refreshing formula which includes odor fighting apple and rosemary extract to keep your dog smelling clean and fresh. The spray also helps eliminate odor and leave your dog's coat shiny.
If you love pets, watch this video and find out why Santa saves the best gifts for last:
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