10 Christmas Gifts for Dogs and the Humans Who Love Them
As you trim your tree, hang the lights, bake cookies and prepare for guests, remember that there’s a certain member of your family who also deserves something extra special this holiday season: your dog.
Save a little space under the tree for these beds, toys, collars and outfits for your favorite canine. Plus, we've even included a couple of gifts for the dog lovers in your life!
Sebastian & Co. Leather Collars
Say goodbye to collars with polka dots and rhinestones — for the (canine) man in your life, we suggest these rugged yet classy leather dog collars from Sebastian & Co. Thomas the Dogue de Bordeaux models the Caesar Overlock design, but there are plenty more to choose from.
Funamals Custom Watercolor Portraits
There's nothing quite like a beautiful piece of artwork, especially when it features someone you love, like these watercolor paintings from artist Amy DeCaussin. She creates a colorful, abstract version of the photo you send her, and the piece comes on paper that's handmade in Michigan.
Bret Michaels Pets Rock Naughty Hoodie
If your dog is on Santa’s naughty list this year don’t be ashamed — show off his mischievous side with this hoodie from Bret Michaels’ Pets Rock line.
Whistle Activity Monitor
Fitbits and Jawbones are all the rage for humans this holiday season — so why should your dog miss all the fun? The Whistle Activity Monitor and its accompanying app tallys how much time your dog spends walking, playing and resting. It also tracks those trends for you over time, which means you're able to note any behavior that seems out of the ordinary. Now when your vet asks you how much exercise Bella gets every day, you can be exact about it!
West Paw Design Ruff-N-Tuff and Tiny Tuff Reindeer
Who doesn't love a good stocking stuffer? Come Christmas morning, your dogs will be excited to find these Ruff-N-Tuff and Tiny Tuff Reindeer toys under the tree. These West Paw Design squeaker products come in brown and caramel colors.
Paper Russells Holiday Cards
Buying presents for everyone on your list can get very expensive very quickly. But a beautiful card with a heartfelt note can bring even more holiday cheer than a generic gift. If you're on a budget this season, we're sure the dog people in your life would love one of these adorable canine-themed cards from Paper Russells.
Jax & Bones Pillow Dog Beds
Besides being eco-friendly and waterproof, Jax & Bones’ dog beds come in a wide variety of unique and stylish patterns and designs. The beds are fit for any canine, whether she’s a chic Maltese who’s all about floral or a handsome Harrier with a penchant for faux leather. And of course the reef pillow bed shown above is a great gift for water-loving Labs.
Reggie Box “New BFF” Edition
This fun gift box from Reggie Box and the American Kennel Club makes the perfect present for someone who has recently welcomed a new dog into their home. Actually, who are we kidding? Any dog would love a box of treats, toys and a plush blanket! The package also comes with AKC literature "to get you and your dog on the road to a lifetime of love and companionship."
The Van Nes II Pet Bowls
Good things come to those who wait. While these designer bowls from Architect Pets won’t be available for shipping until January, they are in limited supply and could sell out if you don’t order soon. Made with acacia hardwood and stainless steel, the bowls are so sleek and modern that you might want to eat out of them.
Martha Stewart Pets Suspenders Tee
Is your pet jealous of your party wear? Get him his own festive outfit! This adorable shirt from PetSmart has a lovely light blue polka-dot bottom, red-and-white-striped suspenders and a pert bow. It’s the perfect ensemble for a festive fête or a trip to see the man in the big red suit.